Annex A. Science And Technology Objectives (STOs)
Army Science and Technology Master Plan (ASTMP 1997)


IV.N.03. Human Figure Performance Model (HFPM). Develop interactive, integrated, graphical man-model to interface with computer-aided design (CAD) and engineering processes for automated man-in-the-loop and crew-in-the-loop assessments of advanced concepts early in the material design process. Develop translators between the HFPM (Jack) and several RDEC and industry CAD software packages. Complete software development to add motion (walking), strength, and reach. Complete input of latest anthropometry data, develop intelligent spreadsheet system for handling anthropometric data, and add the capability for surface mapping, simulated uniforms, and basic equipment restrictions by FY96. Demonstrate and distribute Army-wide in FY97.

Supports: Crewman’s Associate ATD and Force XXI Land Warrior ATD

STO Manager: TSO: TRADOC POC:
John Lockett Catherine Kominos Charles Campbell
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