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Title: Model-based engineering:a strategy for RRW and future weapons programs.

Abstract

To meet Sandia's engineering challenges it is crucial that we shorten the product realization process. The challenge of RRW is to produce exceptional high quality designs and respond to changes quickly. Computer aided design models are an important element in realizing these objectives. Advances in the use of three dimensional geometric models on the Reliable Robust Warhead (RRW) activity have resulted in business advantage. This approach is directly applicable to other programs within the Laboratories. This paper describes the RRW approach and rationale. Keys to this approach are defined operational states that indicate a pathway for greater model-based realization and responsive infrastructure.

Authors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Sandia National Laboratories
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
908707
Report Number(s):
SAND2007-2770
TRN: US200722%%756
DOE Contract Number:
AC04-94AL85000
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
45 MILITARY TECHNOLOGY, WEAPONRY, AND NATIONAL DEFENSE; COMPUTER-AIDED DESIGN; WEAPONS; THREE-DIMENSIONAL CALCULATIONS; Weapons systems-Design and construction.; Nuclear weapons-Design and construction.

Citation Formats

Harris, Rick, and Martinez, Jacky R. Model-based engineering:a strategy for RRW and future weapons programs.. United States: N. p., 2007. Web. doi:10.2172/908707.
Harris, Rick, & Martinez, Jacky R. Model-based engineering:a strategy for RRW and future weapons programs.. United States. doi:10.2172/908707.
Harris, Rick, and Martinez, Jacky R. Tue . "Model-based engineering:a strategy for RRW and future weapons programs.". United States. doi:10.2172/908707. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/908707.
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