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Towards guidelines for selection of production performance indicators to measure sustainability performance

Babak Kianian, Elaine Daly, Carin Andersson
2018 Procedia Manufacturing  
The study of capacity optimization and costing models is an important research topic that deserves contributions from both the practical and theoretical perspectives.  ...  A generic model has been developed and it was used to analyze idle capacity and to design strategies towards the maximization of organization's value.  ...  The authors would like to express their sincere thanks to the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research (SSF) for the financial support of this project through the 'Nanotechnology Enhanced Sintered Steel  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.promfg.2018.06.099 fatcat:ngsitak5qbdi3eufansgc5v6yy

Supervision of Autonomous Vehicles: Mutual Modeling and Interaction Management [chapter]

Gilles Coppin, François Legras, Sylvie Saget
2009 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
In this paper, we discuss how an Operator Support System can leverage dynamic interaction strategies to modulate the workload of the operator and how it could impact trust in automation.  ...  As the capabilities of Unmanned Vehicle Systems increase, the tasks of their operators become more and more complex and diverse.  ...  Ground Control Station 1 (GCS) of an UVS is the Operator Support System (OSS) i.e. the information system that allows the command & control of the UVS by the operator.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-02728-4_52 fatcat:xiqhnvi25jdubppfadl7x3rfi4

Harnessing administrative data for humanitarian responses

Karen Carter, Kate Alley, Hye Jung Han
2019 International Journal of Population Data Science  
Preliminary findings are anticipated to be published towards the end of 2019; and will compliment work programs on developing an understanding of administrative data maturity, and the global standards  ...  The need to improve data to support effective responses in humanitarian settings and emergencies is widely recognized; and there is a growing understanding that administrative data systems can be an important  ...  Preliminary findings are anticipated to be published towards the end of 2019; and will compliment work programs on developing an understanding of administrative data maturity, and the global standards  ... 
doi:10.23889/ijpds.v4i3.1323 fatcat:rbbcgypvengfliizpfzw4v3hpe

Variations in cycle-time when using knowledge-based tasks for humans and robots

Åsa Fast-Berglund, Peter Thorvald
2021 IFAC-PapersOnLine  
Operator4.0 was coined in 2016 to create a research arena to understand how the physical, cognitive, and sensorial capabilities of an operator could be enhanced by automation.  ...  and machine learning systems.  ...  The authors also want to thank the ERASMUS+ program for the opportunity to perform the experiments in the SIILab.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ifacol.2021.08.017 fatcat:54aojsmzfbfwrdagpu5cxj7kk4

Reflecting on "Marketing communications in health and medicine: perspectives from Willis-Knighton Health System": understanding the big picture

James K. Elrod, John L. Fortenberry
2020 BMC Health Services Research  
attention toward understanding the interrelationships between and among these facets, permitting a global perspective of communicative operations.  ...  Discussion As an understanding of the big picture is crucial in marketing communications, especially given that many of its components must be effected simultaneously, this particular article takes the  ...  also must direct attention toward understanding the interrelationships between and among these facets, permitting a global perspective of communicative operations.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12913-020-05607-6 pmid:32928200 fatcat:srylf3loqvgmnah7l3esspu4me

The developmental paradox of false belief understanding: a dual-system solution

L. C. De Bruin, A. Newen
2012 Synthese  
Second, we present a dual-system solution to the developmental paradox of false belief understanding that combines a layered model of perspective taking with an inhibition-selection-representation mechanism  ...  This paradox follows from the claim that young infants already have an understanding of false belief, despite the fact that they consistently fail the elicited-response false belief task.  ...  We would also like to thank the audience of the workshop 'Reasoning About Other Minds' for their feedback on a related poster presentation.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11229-012-0127-6 fatcat:kysi33dhfbctnhuow6dmfa4qwi


2022 STRATEGIES XXI: The Complex and Dynamic Nature of the Security Environment  
The following paper explores the defined state of the "strategic nuclear balance" as a state extant within the systemic approach towards international security.  ...  Thereby the given study demonstrates how based upon key postulations in the understanding of the security concept in systems theory and centres of gravity of both physical and non-physical nature within  ...  approach towards understanding the behaviour of systems.  ... 
doi:10.53477/2668-6511-22-16 fatcat:qwdhj6ompjhz7ohda2ngmlbzge

A spatial-temporal study of the microbial-geochemical responses associated with groundwater heat pump systems

Charis Wong, Geneviève Bordeleau, Jasmin Raymond, Christine Rivard, Jérôme Comte
2019 Zenodo  
This project investigates the microbial and chemical responses to an eventual development and operation of groundwater heat pump systems, which make use of aquifer fluid for energy-efficient cooling of  ...  This involves understanding the change in microbial and chemical properties of the aquifer fluid as it travels through the system, along with the associated implications toward groundwater quality and  ...  This research is funded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada under the program Advancing Climate Change Science in Canada.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3565973 fatcat:wxypn2hzbnc6ngrv46eext5q74

Page 7 of Journal of Systems Management Vol. 23, Issue 10 [page]

1972 Journal of Systems Management  
This understanding will give the systems designer/analyst a new attitude toward resistance and go a long way toward helping him overcome it.  ...  The computer technician improves an operating procedure. The lathe operator invents shortcuts. The college professor improves his pedagogy.  ... 

Accountable: The Baylor Scott and White Quality Alliance Accountable Care Journey

George Mayzell
2016 Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings  
Couch clearly documents the planning and operational process as BSWQA continues to move toward value-based health care.  ...  It also addresses issues of consumer expectations, access, and wellness and shares an overview of bonus distribution models in the context of a shared savings bonus system.  ...  Couch clearly documents the planning and operational process as BSWQA continues to move toward value-based health care.  ... 
doi:10.1080/08998280.2016.11929506 pmcid:PMC5023315 fatcat:as3ieowutbd2vgnfb257aqyqqm

Trust, Shared Understanding and Locus of Control in Mixed-Initiative Robotic Systems [article]

Manolis Chiou, Faye McCabe, Markella Grigoriou, Rustam Stolkin
2021 arXiv   pre-print
Evidence suggests that operators trusted and developed an understanding of the robotic systems, especially in mixed-initiative control, where trust and understanding increased over time, as operators became  ...  more familiar with the system and more capable of performing the task.  ...  By understanding the "three Ps" of a system [7] , [36] ; performance, process, and purpose; an operator can develop an appropriate level of trust in a system.  ... 
arXiv:2107.00690v1 fatcat:rhqfamkgzfezbntei77hls3yjm


Frederick S. Sexe, Adjunct Professor of Quantitative Studies, Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester, New Hampshire, United States
2020 PEOPLE International Journal of Social Sciences  
in Lisbon, Portugal) to provide an understanding of the factors influencing team resiliency.  ...  An overview of the team process capability model will be provided followed by an application of team resiliency concepts applicable to the team process capability model.  ...  Team resilience can be understood within the context of this model depending on which region the team is operating within; a failure of a manager to understand the specific region a team may be operating  ... 
doi:10.20319/pijss.2020.62.2232 fatcat:2woi3iaqvvafbcqfkkzip7xqf4

Organizational and technological systems for renovation of production facilities

Dmitriy Topchiy, O. Kalinina
2019 E3S Web of Conferences  
An assessment results in a document certifying conformity of the actual indicators with the requirements of design, normative (industrial) and legislative documents.  ...  Similarity of these terms lies in the fact that they both characterize a resulted approach used to assess the conformity of activities of participants in the construction operations (customers, developers  ...  The finding of this factor is the moment of the understanding of the System.  ... 
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/201911002158 fatcat:ezerx4kvcbcjtdsqnvpgw77wp4

Intellectual Capital and Operational Excellence: An Influential Assessment

Pavitra Dhamija
2020 International journal of mathematical, engineering and management sciences  
Competent intellectual capital is one of the most essential wealth that an organization requires in the present era of cutthroat competition.  ...  system; strategic planning and resource allocation; sustainable operations management and performance standards; behavioural research and change management), which is in turn a novel contribution of this  ...  Acknowledgement The author extends sincere thanks to the Department of Industrial Psychology and People Management, College of Business and Economics, University of Johannesburg for facilitating necessary  ... 
doi:10.33889/ijmems.2020.5.6.081 fatcat:zoich2wu3vghbeaex5igd2won4

Landscape of participatory city makers

Jotte Ilbine Jozine Charlotte De Koning, Emma Puerari, Ingrid Mulder, Derk Loorbach
2019 FORMakademisk  
Design and systems thinking could contribute valuable methods and perspectives to the development of these participatory and systemic approaches.  ...  Finally, the categorisation presented in this paper must enable a better understanding of the transformative capacity of these different types of city makers, necessary for flourishing and sustainable  ...  However, it is Manzini's understanding of co-design and diffused design that makes it clear how the field of design is useful in understanding the activities of niche actors in the city; particularly towards  ... 
doi:10.7577/formakademisk.2706 fatcat:midrucdoyndhln25nn27nd4eze
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