TNDM Newsletter

International TNDM Newsletter

Vol. 1, No. 1 (August 1996): TNDM Casualty Forcasting in Bosnia, TNDM Revision History, Simulating Suppression, How the TNDM Measures Fortifications.  

Vol. 1, No. 2 (October 1996): Goose Green/Darwin 28 May 1982, Planned Improvements to the TNDM, Developing a Logistics Module for the TNDM, Validation of the TNDM at Battalion Level, What Happens When the Rate of Fire Goes to Zero? 

Vol. 1, No. 3 (December 1996): Modeling Operations Other Than War (OOTW), The Modern Contingency Operation Database, The Butterfly Effect in History, Dispersion Is Not Played in the TNDM, The Effect of Dispersion on Combat.  

Vol. 1, No. 4 (February 1997): Verification, Validation, and Accreditation (VVA), Military History and Validation of Combat Models, 76 & 112 Battalion-Level Battles, Casualties, Time, Winners and Losers Using BLODB, How to Run TNDM from Windows 3.1 and Win95.  

Vol. 1, No. 5 (April 1997): Survey of the Battle of Britain; Air Model Historical Data Study; The Dupuy Air Campaign Model; TNDM Validation: Predicting the Winners; TNDM Validation: Predicting Casualties.  

Vol. 1, No. 6 (June 1997): The Defense of D�m Butgenbach; CEV Calculations in Italy, 1943; Artillery Effectiveness versus Armor; Armor OLIs: Calculation and Correction; Use of Armor in the 76 Battalion-Level Engagements.  

Vol. 2, No. 1 (August 1997): Trevor N. Dupuy, Colonel, US Army 1916-1995; Technology and the Human Factor in War; History and Publications of TN Dupuy and HERO; The Quantified Judgement Model (Boeing version); A Rebuttal to “Force XXI and the Theory of Winning.” 

Vol. 2, No. 2 (October 1997): Jutland: Beatty – Scheer; Should There Be a Naval QJM? Consistent Scoring of Weapons and Aggregation of Forces; Solving the AFV OLI Calculation Problems; Modeling World War I in Africa. 

Vol. 2, No. 3 (December 1997): Iranian Casualties in the Iran-Iraq War: A Reappraisal; Time and Breakpoints in the TNDM; A Look at the OLIs of APCs, ACs, IFVs, and CFVs; Some Thoughts on the Mobility Equation; The TNDM OLI Database. 

Vol. 2, No. 4 (December 1998): The Influence of T.N. Dupuy’s Research on the Treatment of Ground Combat in RAND’s RSAS and JICM Models; Iranian Casualties in the Iran-Iraq War, Part 2; More on the QJM/TNDM Italian Battles; How Advance Rates Are Calculated in the TNDM. 

Vol. 3, No. 1 (Summer 2009): Using the TNDM for the Battles of Singapore; Analysis of the Historical Effectiveness of Different Counterinsurgency Tactics and Strategies; Chemical Weapons and Iranian Casualties in the Iran-Iraq War: A Further Note and Update; Comparing Force Ratios to Casualty Exchange Ratios; An Analysis of the Morale Table in the TNDM. 

Vol. 3, No. 2 (Winter 2010): Summation of QJM/TNDM Validation Efforts; Validation of the TNDM to Corps-level Combat; Validation of the TNDM to Division-level Combat; Iranian Casualties in the Iran-Iraq WAr: A 2010 Update, Comparing the RAND Version of the #:1 Rule to the Real-World Data; Correction Made for Version 2.07 of the TNDM. 


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