June 15, 2015

Economic and Technical Feasibilities of Implementing Robotics in an Automotive Repair Environment – UA06-RRAD

Sponsor: Red River Army Depot Research Team: Earnest W. Fant Universities Involved: University of Arkansas Start Date: 03/01/06 End Date: 02/28/07 Summary: Identify process improvement by increasing productivity with the introduction of robotics in an automotive repair and component manufacturing environment. The approach follows a logical sequence of steps that […]
June 15, 2015

Results of Experimentation with a Decision Support System for Workforce Planning at Louisville MetroSafe – UL07-MTRO

This project is on the scheduling of employees of a specific department using a decision support system (DSS) and an optimization tool software for workforce planning.
June 15, 2015

The Human Factors Analysis of Queensland Mining Accidents – CL08-QNLD

Sponsor: Queensland Department of Mines and Energy Research Team: Scott Shappell Universities Involved: Clemson University Start Date: 03/01/08 End Date: 02/28/09 Summary: To date, little research has been done on the causes of human error in mining. With the inherent risks associated with mining, preventing errors before they occur will […]