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System of Systems Engineering (2006)
Los Angeles, CA
Apr. 24, 2006 to Apr. 26, 2006
ISBN: 1-4244-0188-7
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Papers

Title page (PDF)

pp. ii

Copyright (PDF)

pp. iii

Table of Contents (PDF)

pp. iv-x

System of systems (SoS) engineering & architecture challenges in a net centric environment (Abstract)

A. Meilich , NetCentric Integration, Lockheed Martin Corp., Fairfax, VA, USA
pp. 5 pp.-

The changing role of requirements and architecture in systems engineering (Abstract)

R. Cole , Syst. Eng.&Archit. Dept., Lockheed Martin, Integrated Syst.&Solutions, Colorado Springs, CO, USA
pp. 5 pp.-

Lessons learned from the front lines of the aerospace industry - balancing complexity and risk (Abstract)

D. Lopez , Lockheed Martin, Integrated Syst.&Solutions, Colorado Springs, CO, USA
pp. 5 pp.-

Balancing abstraction and implementation constraints when specifying problems (Abstract)

G.K.M. Char , Syst. Eng.&Integration Dept., Integrated Syst.&Solutions, Colorado Springs, CO, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

Systems of systems engineering in the enterprise context: a unifying framework for dynamics (Abstract)

L.A. Wojcik , Center for Adv. Aviation Syst. Dev., Mitre Corp., McLean, VA, USA
pp. 8 pp.-

Monte Carlo simulation for system damage prediction: an example from thermo-mechanical fatigue (TMF) damage for a turbine engine (Abstract)

J. Kim , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Texas Univ., San Antonio, TX, USA
C.L.P. Chen , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Texas Univ., San Antonio, TX, USA
pp. 5 pp.-

Open at the top; open at the bottom; and continually (but slowly) evolving (Abstract)

R. Abbott , Dept. of Comput. Sci., California State Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

Communication and corporate information intensive integrated modeling for engineering at extended companies (Abstract)

L. Horvath , Inst. of Intelligent Eng. Syst., Budapest Tech. Polytech. Instn., Hungary
I.J. Rudas , Inst. of Intelligent Eng. Syst., Budapest Tech. Polytech. Instn., Hungary
pp. 6 pp.-

Breaking down the artificial barriers (Abstract)

J. Bowlin , Lockheed Martin, Integrated Syst.&Solutions, Colorado Springs, CO, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

Supervisory controller design for timed Petri nets (Abstract)

A. Iftar , Dept. of Electr.&Electron. Eng., Anadolu Univ., Eskisehir, Turkey
A. Aybar , Dept. of Electr.&Electron. Eng., Anadolu Univ., Eskisehir, Turkey
pp. 6 pp.-

Output feedback stabilization of fuzzy systems with unobservable premise variables (Abstract)

J. Yoneyama , Dept. of Electron.&Electr. Eng., Aoyama Gakuin Univ., Kanagawa, Japan
pp. 6 pp.-

Mission control by coordinating shared resources (Abstract)

W. Meyer , Inst. for Autom., Hamburg Univ., Germany
C. Fiedler , Inst. for Autom., Hamburg Univ., Germany
pp. 13 pp.-

Observability analysis of free-choice Petri net models (Abstract)

A. Ramirez-Trevino , IPN, CINVESTAV, Jalilsco, Mexico
E. Lopez-Mellado , IPN, CINVESTAV, Jalilsco, Mexico
R. Campos-Rodriguez , IPN, CINVESTAV, Jalilsco, Mexico
pp. 6 pp.-

The velocity of information (Abstract)

M.K. Kuras , MITRE Corp., Bedford, MA, USA
S.L. Surer , MITRE Corp., Bedford, MA, USA
S.K. Semy , MITRE Corp., Bedford, MA, USA
pp. 5 pp.-

Modeling organizational dynamics (Abstract)

W.D. Miller , SDOE Program, Stevens Inst. of Technol., Hoboken, NJ, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

An energy-efficient approach for information transfer from distributed wireless sensor systems (Abstract)

J. McEachen , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Naval Postgraduate Sch., Monterey, CA, USA
P.J. Vincent , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Naval Postgraduate Sch., Monterey, CA, USA
M. Tummala , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Naval Postgraduate Sch., Monterey, CA, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

Split-phase coded modulation for a MIMO system over fading channels (Abstract)

null Fuh-Hsin Hwang , Dept. of Optoelectronics&Commun. Eng., Nat. Kaohsiung Inst. of Technol., Taiwan
pp. 6 pp.-

Microarray sample clustering using independent component analysis (Abstract)

null Lei Zhu , Dept. of Inf. Technol., Armstrong Atlantic State Univ., Savannah, GA, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

System of Systems - the meaning of of (Abstract)

J. Boardman , Stevens Inst. of Technol., Hoboken, NJ, USA
B. Sauser , Stevens Inst. of Technol., Hoboken, NJ, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

Integrated technology for distributed operational decision support systems (Abstract)

T. Levashova , St. Petersburg Inst. for Informatics&Autom., Russian Acad. of Sci., Russia
N. Shilov , St. Petersburg Inst. for Informatics&Autom., Russian Acad. of Sci., Russia
M. Pashkin , St. Petersburg Inst. for Informatics&Autom., Russian Acad. of Sci., Russia
A. Smirnov , St. Petersburg Inst. for Informatics&Autom., Russian Acad. of Sci., Russia
pp. 6 pp.-

Technology assessment in support of the presidential vision for space exploration (Abstract)

J. Mrozinski , Jet Propulsion Lab., NASA, Pasadena, CA, USA
C.R. Weisbin , Jet Propulsion Lab., NASA, Pasadena, CA, USA
J. Derleth , Jet Propulsion Lab., NASA, Pasadena, CA, USA
S. Merida , Jet Propulsion Lab., NASA, Pasadena, CA, USA
V. Adumitroaie , Jet Propulsion Lab., NASA, Pasadena, CA, USA
H. Hua , Jet Propulsion Lab., NASA, Pasadena, CA, USA
K. Shelton , Jet Propulsion Lab., NASA, Pasadena, CA, USA
R. Silberg , Jet Propulsion Lab., NASA, Pasadena, CA, USA
W. Lincoln , Jet Propulsion Lab., NASA, Pasadena, CA, USA
pp. 7 pp.-

Thresholding and character recognition from a digital raster image (Abstract)

R.M. Lourde , Dept. of Electr.&Electron. Eng., Birla Inst. of Technol.&Sci., Pilani, India
T.L. Ganapathi , Dept. of Electr.&Electron. Eng., Birla Inst. of Technol.&Sci., Pilani, India
pp. 6 pp.-

The coordination of multiple autonomous systems using information theoretic political science voting models (Abstract)

S. Sukkarieh , Australian Centre for Field Robotics, Sydney Univ., NSW, Australia
A. Abel , Australian Centre for Field Robotics, Sydney Univ., NSW, Australia
pp. 6 pp.-

Fuzzy control of nonlinear crane system (Abstract)

null Cheng-Yuan Chang , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Ching Yun Univ., Jhongli, Taiwan
pp. 6 pp.-

New load shedding scheme for islanded power systems (Abstract)

Z. Ding , Center for Adv. Power Syst., Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL, USA
D.A. Cartes , Center for Adv. Power Syst., Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL, USA
S. Srivastava , Center for Adv. Power Syst., Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

Distributed generation and sensing for intelligent distributed microgrids (Abstract)

D.J. Cox , Univ. of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL, USA
pp. 5 pp.-

Preventing unauthorized islanding: cyber-threat analysis (Abstract)

D. Edwards , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of West Florida, Pensacola, FL, USA
N. Wilde , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of West Florida, Pensacola, FL, USA
J. Just , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of West Florida, Pensacola, FL, USA
M. Satyanarayana , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of West Florida, Pensacola, FL, USA
S. Simmons , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of West Florida, Pensacola, FL, USA
pp. 5 pp.-

Put mass storage into grid (Abstract)

null Ke Zhou , Huazhong Univ. of Sci.&Technol., Hubei, China
null Ze Deng , Huazhong Univ. of Sci.&Technol., Hubei, China
pp. 4 pp.-

Dual-ALU structure processor for speech recognition (Abstract)

null Gin-Der Wu , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Chi Nan Univ., Puli, Taiwan
null Kuei-Ting Kuo , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Chi Nan Univ., Puli, Taiwan
pp. 4 pp.-

Systems thinking for the enterprise: new and emerging perspectives (Abstract)

G. Rebovich , Mitre Corp., Bedford, MA, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

Fast Monte-Carlo low rank approximations for matrices (Abstract)

S. Friedland , Dept. of Math. Stat.&Comput. Sci., Illinois Univ., Chicago, IL, USA
A. Niknejad , Dept. of Math. Stat.&Comput. Sci., Illinois Univ., Chicago, IL, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

Quality assurance of the timing properties of real-time, reactive system-of-systems (Abstract)

D. Drusinsky , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Naval Postgraduate Sch., Monterey, CA, USA
T.S. Cook , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Naval Postgraduate Sch., Monterey, CA, USA
M.-T. Shing , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Naval Postgraduate Sch., Monterey, CA, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

Composing a course book for system and enterprise architecture education (Abstract)

O. Bubak , Syst. Eng.&Oper. Res. Dept., George Mason Univ., Fairfax, VA, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

System of systems interoperability types and characteristics in joint command and control (Abstract)

M.J. DiMario , Dept. of Syst. Eng.&Eng. Manage., Stevens Inst. of Technol., Hoboken, NJ, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

Fault recovery of manufacturing systems based on controller reconfiguration (Abstract)

E. Lopez-Mellado , IPN, CINVESTAV, Jalilsco, Mexico
M. Alcaraz-Mejia , IPN, CINVESTAV, Jalilsco, Mexico
A. Ramirez-Trevino , IPN, CINVESTAV, Jalilsco, Mexico
pp. 6 pp.-

Eliciting safety policy and balancing with operational fitness in systems of systems (Abstract)

T. Kelly , Dept. of Comput. Sci., York Univ., UK
G. Despotou , Dept. of Comput. Sci., York Univ., UK
M. Hall-May , Dept. of Comput. Sci., York Univ., UK
pp. 6 pp.-

Systems modelling of a driver information system - automotive industry case study (Abstract)

G. Dhadyalla , Int. Automotive Res. Centre, Warwick Univ., Coventry, UK
A.C. Rao , Int. Automotive Res. Centre, Warwick Univ., Coventry, UK
R. McMurran , Int. Automotive Res. Centre, Warwick Univ., Coventry, UK
R.P. Jones , Int. Automotive Res. Centre, Warwick Univ., Coventry, UK
pp. 6 pp.-

Attitude control of a 3-axis stabilized satellite using adaptive control algorithm (Abstract)

R.M. Lourde , Dept. of Electr.&Electron. Eng., Birla Inst. of Technol.&Sci., Pilani, India
R. Shankararaman , Dept. of Electr.&Electron. Eng., Birla Inst. of Technol.&Sci., Pilani, India
pp. 6 pp.-

Pulse transmission scheduling for a distributed system of cooperative radars (Abstract)

T.O. Walker , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Naval Postgraduate Sch., Monterey, CA, USA
M. Tummala , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Naval Postgraduate Sch., Monterey, CA, USA
J.B. Michael , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Naval Postgraduate Sch., Monterey, CA, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

Impact of synchronization on signal-to-noise ratio in a distributed radar system (Abstract)

T.O. Walker , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Naval Postgraduate Sch., Monterey, CA, USA
P.E. Pace , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Naval Postgraduate Sch., Monterey, CA, USA
S.M. Hurley , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Naval Postgraduate Sch., Monterey, CA, USA
M. Tummala , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Naval Postgraduate Sch., Monterey, CA, USA
pp. 5 pp.-

Low power pipelined radix-2 FFT processor for speech recognition (Abstract)

null Ying Lei , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Chi Nan Univ., Puli, Taiwan
null Gin-Der Wu , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Chi Nan Univ., Puli, Taiwan
pp. 5 pp.-

Using W3C Web services choreography description language to define a generic SE development process (Abstract)

Z. Kobti , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Windsor Univ., Ont., Canada
S. Emami , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Windsor Univ., Ont., Canada
pp. 6 pp.-

A laser scanner for landmark detection with the sewer inspection robot KANTARO (Abstract)

Y. Kawamura , FAIS, Robotics Res. Inst., Kitakyushu, Japan
M. Ishikawa , FAIS, Robotics Res. Inst., Kitakyushu, Japan
A. Ahrary , FAIS, Robotics Res. Inst., Kitakyushu, Japan
pp. 6 pp.-

A comparison of profile based advertising schemes (Abstract)

S. Chalasani , Sch. of Bus.&Technol., Wisconsin Univ., Kenosha, WI, USA
A. Fornal , Sch. of Bus.&Technol., Wisconsin Univ., Kenosha, WI, USA
D. Baldwin , Sch. of Bus.&Technol., Wisconsin Univ., Kenosha, WI, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

Gaussian mixture and Markov models for cell-phase classification in microscopic imaging (Abstract)

T.D. Pham , Sch. of Inf. Technol., James Cook Univ., Townville, Qld, Australia
pp. 6 pp.-

Urban search and rescue with canine augmentation technology (Abstract)

A. Sadeghian , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Ryerson Polytech. Inst., Toronto, Ont., Canada
A. Ferworn , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Ryerson Polytech. Inst., Toronto, Ont., Canada
pp. 5 pp.-

Equational dynamic modeling and adaptive control of UAV (Abstract)

P. Bhattacharya , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Southern Univ., Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Z. Ye , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Southern Univ., Baton Rouge, LA, USA
pp. 5 pp.-

An adaptable outdoor robotic platform: architecture, communications, and control (Abstract)

M. Briggs , Dept. of Electr. Eng., New Mexico Inst. of Min.&Technol., Socorro, NM, USA
A.I. El-Osery , Dept. of Electr. Eng., New Mexico Inst. of Min.&Technol., Socorro, NM, USA
K. Wedeward , Dept. of Electr. Eng., New Mexico Inst. of Min.&Technol., Socorro, NM, USA
D. Baird , Dept. of Electr. Eng., New Mexico Inst. of Min.&Technol., Socorro, NM, USA
S. Aafloy , Dept. of Electr. Eng., New Mexico Inst. of Min.&Technol., Socorro, NM, USA
W. Ogg , Dept. of Electr. Eng., New Mexico Inst. of Min.&Technol., Socorro, NM, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

Extracting business rules from legacy systems into reusable components (Abstract)

C.-C. Chiang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Arkansas Univ., Little Rock, AR, USA
pp. 6 pp.-

Study on the fluctuant characteristics of freight index in world dry bulk shipping market subdivided with ARCH model (Abstract)

null Wei Fang , Transp.&Logistics Coll., Dalian Maritime Univ., Liaoning, China
null Chen Qinghui , Transp.&Logistics Coll., Dalian Maritime Univ., Liaoning, China
null Lu Jing , Transp.&Logistics Coll., Dalian Maritime Univ., Liaoning, China
pp. 6 pp.-

Author Index (PDF)

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