Conference Proceedings

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6th Annual System Engineering Conference

20 - 23 October 2003

San Diego, CA

Monday, October 20, 2003

ATLAST - Deployment &Push Pack Spares Optimizer, Dr. Naaman Gurvitz


Test and Development Efforts Affecting Systems Engineering Decisions for the AN/AWS-2 Rapid Airborne Mine Clearance System, Mr. Alan K. Jenkins

Technology Readiness Level Calculator, Mr. William L. Nolte

Technology Readiness Calculator

Evolutionary Acquisition (EA) Spiral Development (SD) Systems Engineering Methodology, Mr. Richard (Dick) Engwall

Integrated Framework for Modeling & Simulation of Complex Production Systems, Dr. Michael Graul

Virtual Assembly Analysis and Simulation in an e-Design and Realization Environment, Kyoung-Yun Kim, Ph. D.

Evolution of Enterprise Program Management

Building a Complex System in a Standards-Driven Environment

An Overview of AP233 STEP's Systems Engineering Standard, Jim U'Ren

Strengthening Systems Engineering Execution at Boeing…And Meeting Customer Needs, Dev A. Banerjee

Application of Object Oriented Systems Engineering Methodology and Tools for Complex Systems, Mr. Vinnie Ferrando

HSI/LMS Program Vision, Ms. Rita J. Kuehn

Using Modeling and Simulation to Predict and Evaluate System Performance Throughout the Lifecycle, Mr. Robert A. Basta

The Role of Metadata in Simulation Based Acquisition Activities, Mr. Roy Scrudder

Towards Simulation Based Acquisition: RMS Initiatives, Louisa Guise

Using Six Sigma to Improve Systems Engineering, Mr. Rick Hefner, Ph. D.

Product-Based Approach for CMMI Appraisals, Gary Natwick & Geoff Draper

Extending CMMI to Hardware Engineering Disciplines, Mr. Scott Potter


Tuesday, October 21, 2003

Joint Battle Management Command and Control (JBMC2) System Engineering, Brig Gen Walt Jones

FCS System of Systems' Engineering and Integration, Mr. Scott Davis

Next Generation Systems Engineering An OSD Perspective, Glenn F. Lamartin


Some Thoughts on Systems Engineering

System Development Powerhouse, Mr. Jeffrey O. Grady

Needs and Values Assessment Model for STAN

JSF Modeling Information Management, Jim Hollenbach

Evaluating a Complex System of Systems Using State Modeling and Simulation, Mr. Dennis J. Anderson

Virtual Systems Engineering Options to Support Rotorcraft Shipbased Test & evaluation, Mr. Dean Carico

Reuse of Legacy Data for Vehicle Support within the US Army, Dr. Raj Iyer

Aerospace Systems Engineering The Fuzzy Front End, Dr. Daniel P. Schrage

What is the government (DCMA) looking for on programs … And just how do they predict acceptable progress, Mr. Mike Ferraro

Requirements Nightmare Put to Rest, Ms. Susan Weaver

Whatever Happened to the Promise of Simulation Based Acquisition?, W. Henson Graves

Integration Building Blocks for Sensors and Systems - Digital Critical Infrastructure, Mr. David W. Godso

Application of the CMMISM to Plan and Control Life Cycle Costs, Dr. Mary Anne Herndon

CMMI® The Next Step in Process Improvement, Mr. Mike Phillips

Implementing on a Limited Budget: Leveraging Existing Tools within Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Customer Support Centers, Mr. Charles Wright

Earned Value in Performace Based Contracting, Rami Acouri

Performance-Based Logistics Affordability: Can We Afford Categorical Conversion to Performance-Based Acquisition?, Andrew H. Adsit

Logistics Acquisition, An Emphasis on Planning for Performace, Ms. Judith A. Elliott-Brown

Got Protection? Embedded Terrain Awareness Warning System (eTAWS), Maj Cody Allee

The Test & Evaluation of EO Sensors, Raymond F. Beach

Live Fire Development Testing and Modeling & Simulation, Mr. Timothy J. Rosemeyer

AN/ALR-67(V)3 Advanced Special Receiver (ASR) Direct Vendor Delivery Program, Mr. Daniel Buechler

Soldier Focused Logistics "Transforming the Chinook"

PBL Process & Tools - MMIS, E. Poitras

Maximizing Operational Effectiveness through Acquisition Logistics, Mr. Tom Parry

Architecture Analysis for System-of-System (SoS) Interoperability Assessment, Karen L. Lauro, Ph. D.

Enterprise Architectural Patterns for Command and Control, Mr. Jerome D. Rosen

Developing a Layered Reference Model for Information, Mr. Jim U'Ren


Wednesday, October 22, 2003

Human Systems Integration (HSI) In User-System Interface (USI) Development for Complex Information-Based Systems, Mr. Stephen C. Merriman

System Engineering Task Group

Systems Engineering of Complex Adaptive Systems, Otto Jons

Stochastic Simulation - A New Tool for Engineering, Gene Allen & Jacek Marczyk

Simulation Based Network Protocol Design, Timothy Hughes, Peter Do, and Wendell Kishaba

Land Attack Systems Working Integrated Product Team

ConOps Development in a Highly Networked System, Tom Herald & Dinesh Verma, Ph. D.

Open Architecture Overview, CAPT Tom Strei

How To Define Processes in Expert Mode, Tim Olson

An Approach to the Design of a New System: Methodology as Applied to the MAGTF Expeditionary Family of Fighting Vehicles (MEFFV), Dr. Danielle Soban & Dr. Daniel DeLaurentis

Application of Templates and Metrics to Enhance and Assess Systems Engineering Effectiveness in the IT Sector, Mr. Mr. Paul Popick

Transformation of Software Support Facilities Evolving toward the "Lean AISF", Mr. Harold Lowery

Application Behavior Management: A New Weapon in the Fight Against Costly Customized Software Failures, Oded Noy

Joint Strike Fighter "Interoperable by Design", Mr. John Gruetzmacher

Net-Centric Operations & Warfare, Mr. John L. Osterholz

Keeping America's Navy #1 in the World, Michael Barkenhagen/Raymond Tadros

Contact Memory Button, Roya Montakhab

Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle - Life Cycle Supportability, Ms. Suzanne Schwitalla

Designing for Comprehensive Support, Mr. Thomas L. Nondorf

The Significance of RCM2 applied to the CH-47D, Chinook, Ms. Nancy Regan

AEGIS Surface Warfare Closed-Loop Systems Engineering Using Operational Realistic Test & Evaluation

Next Generation In-Service Engineering Agent: Operational Readiness Test System Technical Assist Remote Support (ORTSTARS), Kris Hatakeyama

Operational Readiness Test System Tech Assist Remote Support (ORTSTARS), Hai Tonthat

Evolution of Open System Architectures in support of T&E for Naval Combat Systems, Ted Mulder & Robert Mueller

Multi-Platform Forward Looking Infrared Integrated Subsystems: A 21st Century Test & Evaluation Process, Mark London and Richard Wilder

Using Outsourcing for Strategic Advantage, Tim Budden

10 Steps to Better Requirements, Mr. Larry Fellows

OpTech - A Comprehensive Approach to Educating and Improving Organizational Systems Engineering

EC-130H Compass Call Software Support An application of the SOF EISE Concept, David W. Smith& Thomas F. Christian Jr.

More Cost Effective Approaches in Developing Test Program Sets (TPSs) for Various U.S. Air Force Avionics Systems, Mr. Mark H. Swann


Logistics Information Interoperability, Mr. Tom Shively

Defensive Battle Stations In Network-Centric Warfare: Rapid-Response Cyber Forensics, Stephen B. Webb & J. Philip Craiger, Ph. D.

The Differences Between the Project Manager and the Systems Engineer, Mr. Tim Kasse

On Using UML in the Systems Engineering Process for System Requirements Development, Pete Ross, Shawn Simmons, and Michael Crow

Root Cause Analysis of BIT False Alarms, Mr. Kerry Westervelt

JITC Interoperability Certification Process, Mr. Byron Baker

Wait, did I forget my network?, Mr. J. Bryan Lail

JDEP Overview


Thursday, October 23, 2003

Security: It's Just Good Systems Engineering, Ms. Ronda R. Henning

Rapid Response Technology Trade Study Tool R2T2, Mr. Tom Herald

Apache Focused Recapitalization Program, Robert M. Cranwell

Contract Repair Information System Pilot (CRISP) Phase 2, Curtis Holcomb & Ray VanderBok

Information Continuity and Advanced Reasoning for Improved System Diagnostics and Prognostics, Mr. Carl S. Byington

Reduction of the Negative Differential Pressure by Using a Piccolo-type Igniter to the 40mm KE Ammunition, Myung-Jun, Lee

Risk Management of Aircraft Wiring System, Wayne Boblitt and Chuck Singer

Joint Council on Aging Aircraft, Mr. Robert P. Ernst, USN

Center for System Engineering, Karen B. Bausman & Mark K. Wilson

Systems Thinking, Mr. Patrick Murray

Technical Integrity Assurance For Product Development, W. Henson Graves & Russ Campbell

Effects of Aging on Aircraft Parts Study, Mr. Leonard F. Bosma

The System Engineering Challenges of Implementing an Automatic Wire Analyzer (AWA) System for the Naval Aviation Community, Mr. Brian Cyrier

Systems Engineering Development File, Mr. Donald Gunther

Systems Modeling Language Overview, Cris Kobryn and Sandy Friedenthal

Researching & Delivering Non-Traditional Systems Engineering Education, Jenna Whitney

UDEF IDs and OAGI BODs as elements of an Aerospace Industry Standard eBusiness Architecture, Mr. Curt Garcia

Data Management in the Digital Age, Ms. Cynthia C. Hauer

Architectural Freedom with Serial Interconnects, Emmanuel Eriksson

SMMOA Supply, Maintenance, Monitoring Open Architecture, Mr. David Perrussel

Legacy Systems Sustainment - Consolidated System Obsolescence Mitigation, Mr. Sam Calloway

Circuit Integrity Wire & Cable: Designed for Legacy & Future Systems Survival

Reuse of Legacy Data for Vehicle Support within the US Army, Dr. Raj Iyer

NDIA, Mr. Don Johnson


Best Systems Engineering Products Drive CMMI, Dr. Tom Sleight

Application of Templates and Metrics to Enhance and Assess Systems Engineering Effectiveness in the IT Sector, Dr. Dinesh Verma

Deepwater Project Bofors Defence 57-mm L/70 Mk 3 Gun System System Engineering