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Judge, Christopher, SO2, USN (Ret.), “Tactical Medical Training for Police Officers: Lessons from U.S. Special Forces,” MS in National Security Affairs, Homeland Security and Defense, Dec 2012.

Wicks, Rollie James, LT, USN, “User Centric Cloud (UC2),” MS in Space Systems Operations, completed September 2012.  (Also working on IS PhD dissertation proposal.)

Bare, James K., Major, US Marine Corps, “Comparison of the Performance and Capabilities of Femtocell versus Wi-Fi Networks” MS in Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, completed Sep 2012, advised by MacKinnon, D. J..

Menjivar, Jose, Major, USMC, “Bridging Operational and Strategic Communications: Integrating Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems as Airborne Relay Communication Vertical Nodes,” MS in Information Technology Management, Naval Postgraduate School, completed Sep 2012, advised by MacKinnon, D. J.

Casper, Michael. (2012).  Analysis of Social Network Collaboration Using Selected APAN Communications from the Haiti Earthquake of 2010. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School, Information Sciences Department, Monterey, CA. June 2012. M.S. in Systems Technology.  Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Kendall, T.

Ware, James “Garth” LT, US Coast Guard, “Exploration of Best Fit Solution for Harbormaster Security Information Sharing Systems.” MS in Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, completed Jun 2012, advised by MacKinnon, D. J.

Brooks, Christopher, LT US Navy, “Underwater Clouds: Utilizing Private Cloud Architecture Onboard US Submarines,” MS in Joint C4I, Naval Postgraduate School, completed Jun 2012, advised by MacKinnon, D. J.

Schrock, Christopher, Lieutenant, USN, “Bandwidth Management in Resource Constrained Networks,” M.S. in Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, completed March 2012. (Nominated for Distinguished Thesis Award by Information Science Department of Naval Postgraduate School), advised by MacKinnon, D. J.

Bell, Lieutenant, USN, “Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Assessment Teams for First Responders in Humanitarian/Disaster Relief (HA/DR) Missions,” M.S. in Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, completed March 2012, advised by MacKinnon, D. J.

Gillette, Stefan E., Lieutenant, USN, “Cloud Computing and Virtual Desktop Infrastructures in Afloat Environments,” MS in Joint C4I, Naval Postgraduate School, completed Jun 2012, advised by MacKinnon, D. J.

Britt, J., Lieutenant, USN, “Web Applications and Thin Clients in the Navy,” M.S. in Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, completed Sep 2011, advised by MacKinnon, D. J.

Marshburn, E., Commander, USN, “Supporting Command and Control (C2) of an Embarked Commander:  Tunneling SIPRNET Data Across an UNCLAS Wireless LAN,” M.S. in Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, completed Sep 2011, advised by MacKinnon, D. J.

Yang, K. S. Major, USMC, “An Adaptive Communication Solution: Applying Commercial-Off-the-Shelf (COTS) Cellular Technology to Tactical Communication Requirements,” M.S. in Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, completed Sep 2011, advised by MacKinnon, D. J.

McKenzie, S., Improving Health-Care Delivery for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: An Interrelated Approach Leveraging Systems Engineering and Optimization, September 2011.

Oregon, R. S., Major, USMC, “SMART Fires: A COTS Approach to Tactical Fire Support Using a Smartphone,” M.S. in Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, completed, Sep 2011, advised by MacKinnon, D. J.

Morris, M. K., Major, USMC, “Virtual Cloud Computing: Effects and Application of Hastily Formed Networks (HFN) for Humanitarian Assistance/Disaster Relief (HA/DR) Missions,” M.S. in Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, completed Sep 2011, advised by MacKinnon, D. J.

Reid, E. D., LT, US Navy, “Social Network Collaboration for Crisis Response Operations: Developing a Situational Awareness (SA) Tool to Improve Haiti’s Interagency Relief Efforts,” M.S. in Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, completed 16 June 2011. (Awarded Distinguished Thesis Award by Information Science Department of Naval Postgraduate School), advised by MacKinnon, D. J. and Zhao, Y.

Dubay, J.E., LCDR, USCG, “Use of Joint Battlespace Awareness ISR Integration Capability (JBAIIC) Architecture with Salinas Police Department,” M.S. in Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, completed 16 June 2011, advised by MacKinnon, D. J.

Bowman, Steven A. (2011). Ensuring Effective Information Flow through the JTB Enterprise in Support of Combat Operations: Integrating Requirements across Technology, Process, Organization, and Incentives. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School. Information Sciences Department, Monterey, CA. June 2011. M.S. in Systems Technology. Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Miller, S.

Gill, Robert A. (2011). JIEDDO Test Board (JTB) Operational Interactions and End User Analysis of the Information Flow Process. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School. Information Sciences Department, Monterey, CA. June 2011. M.S. in Systems Technology. Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Miller, S.

LaViolette, Richard. (2011). Cognitive Task Analysis of Primary Joint Improvised Explosive Devise Defeat Organization (JIEDDO) Test Board (JTB) Activities. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School, Information Sciences Department, Monterey, CA. June 2011. M.S. in Systems Technology.  Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Miller, S.

Beas, Clayton. (2010). Inter-organization Collaboration for the Haiti Relied Effort. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School, Information Sciences Department, Monterey, CA. June 2010. Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Kendall, T.

Lysne, Brian. (2010). Macrocognition in Teams and Analysis of Information flow. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School, Information Sciences Department, Monterey, CA. June 2010. Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Kendall, T.

Johns, Scott. (2010). Macrocognition in Teams and Analysis of Information flow. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School, Information Sciences Department, Monterey, CA. June 2010. Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Kendall, T.

Trainor, Patrick, J. (2010). Inter-organization Collaboration for the Haiti Relied Effort. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School, Information Sciences Department, Monterey, CA. June 2010.  Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Kendall, T.

Schulz, Brian and Brown, Bronchae, Lieutenants, U.S. Navy, “The Effects of the Joint Multi-Mission, Electro-optical System on Littoral Maritime Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance Operations,” M.S. in Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, Sep 2009, advised by MacKinnon, D. J. and Wood B.

Place, David. S., and Grubbs, Gregory A. (2009). Empirical Evaluation of a Model of Team Collaboration using Selected Transcripts from September 11, 2001.  Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA. June 2009. Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Kendall, T.

Samuel, Lensworth A. and Yates, Kenneth. R. (2009).  Investigating Team Collaboration of Air Combat Operations Exercise TREX 09-1 from 22-25 October 2008. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA. June 2009. Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Kendall, T.

O’Dell, Christopher, Lieutenant Commander, U.S. Navy and Robey, John, Commander, U.S. Navy, “Facilitating Decision Making, Re-use and Collaboration: A Knowledge Management Approach to Acquisition Program Self-Awareness,” M.S. in Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, June 2009). (Awarded Distinguished Thesis Award by Information Science Department of Naval Postgraduate School), advised by MacKinnon, D. J.

Socias, Luis. (Sept 2008).  Team Collaboration of the Northeast Air Defense Sector and Federal Aviation Administration during the September 11, 2001 Attacks. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School.  Information Science Department, Monterey, CA. Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Kendall, T.

Donaldson, Catherine. (June 2008).  Validating a Model of Team Collaboration at the North American Aerospace Defense Command Using Selected Transcripts from September 11, 2001. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School.  Information Science Department, Monterey, CA. Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Kendall, T.

Johnson, David. (June 2008).  Validating a Model of Team Collaboration at the North American Aerospace Defense Command Using Selected Transcripts from September 11, 2001. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School.  Information Science Department, Monterey, CA.    Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Kendall, T.

Carroll, Christopher J. Lieutenant, U.S. Navy, and Sundland, Joseph J., U.S. Coast Guard, “Transforming Data and Metadata into Actionable Intelligence and Information within the Maritime Domain, ” M.S. in Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, June 2008. (Awarded Distinguished Thesis Award by Information Science Department of Naval Postgraduate School) , advised by MacKinnon, D. J.

Wagenborg, David, Lieutenant, U.S. Navy, “MDA Development: by Design or by Policy,” M.S. in Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, March 2008, advised by MacKinnon, D. J.

Hintze, Neil. (March 2008). First Responder Problem Solving and Decision Making in Today’s Asymmetrical Environment. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School.  Homeland Security Department, Monterey, CA. Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Wolman, L.

Garrity, Maura  (June 2007). Investigating the Team Collaboration of the Fire Department of New York Using the Transcripts from September 11, 2001. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School.  Computer Science (MOVES) Department, Monterey, CA. Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Kendall, T.

Prouty, James (March 2007). Displaying Uncertainty: A Comparison Between Submarine Subject Matter Experts. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School.  Computer Science (MOVES) Department, Monterey, CA.  Advisor: Hutchins, S. G.

Timmons, Ronald P. (March 2006).  Radio Interoperability:  Addressing the Real Reason We Don’t Communicate Well During Emergencies.  Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School.   HLS Department, Monterey, CA.  Advisors: Hutchins, S. G. & Kendall, T.

Reeves, Andrew T.  (September 2005). Maritime Military Decision Making In Environments of Extreme Ambiguity:  An Initial Exploration.  Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School.  Information Sciences Department.  Advisor: Hutchins, S. G.

Heintz, Nelson Douglas and Ng, David K.  (June 2004).  Conduct and Assessment of A2C2 Experiment 9 and Ideas to Consider for Future Exploration.  Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School.   Monterey, CA. Advisor:  William G. Kemple, Second Reader:  Susan G. Hutchins.

Simon R. Georger.  (June 2004).  Validating Computational Human Behavior Models:  Consistency and Accuracy Issues.  Doctoral Dissertation, Naval Postgraduate School. Monterey, CA. Advisor: Rudolph P. Darken, Committee:  Mike Zyda, Hutchins, S. G.

Halin, Amy L.  (March 2004).  Distributed Team Collaboration in a Computer Mediated Task. Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School.   Monterey, CA. Advisor:  Rudolph P. Darken, Co-Advisor:  Susan G. Hutchins.

Harrington, M. S. (2002). A Comparative Analysis of Information Systems and Command and Control Program Concepts to Support the Common Operating Picture.  Master's Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA. September 2002.  Advisors: Hutchins, S. G., and Kemple, W. G.

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