Systems Engineering Papers

Although this is neither up-to-date nor comprehensive, below is a list of selected papers about the engineering of complex systems.

  1. Christopher Brooks, Chadlia Jerad, Hokeun Kim, Edward A. Lee, Marten Lohstroh, Victor Nouvellet, Beth Osyk, Matt Weber. A Component Architecture for the Internet of Things, To Appear in Proceedings of the IEEE, 2018.
  2. Ilge Akkaya, Patricia Derler, Shuhei Emoto, and Edward A. Lee, "Systems engineering for Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems using Aspects," IEEE Proceedings, Vol. 104, Issue 5, pp 997-1012, April 20, 2016.
  3. Ben Zhang, Nitesh Mor, John Kolb Douglas S. Chan, Nikhil Goyal, Ken Lutz, Eric Allman, John Wawrzynek, Edward Lee, and John Kubiatowicz, "The Cloud is Not Enough: Saving IoT from the Cloud," 7th USENIX Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Computing (HotCloud), Santa Clara, California, July 6-7, 2015.
  4. Claudius Ptolemaeus, editor, System Design, Modeling, and Simulation using Ptolemy II, Published by, 2014, available as a free PDF download and low-cost paperback.
  5. David Broman, Christopher Brooks, Lev Greenberg, Edward A. Lee, Michael Masin, Stavros Tripakis, Michael Wetter. "Determinate Composition of FMUs for Co-Simulation, 13th International Conference on Embedded Software (EMSOFT)," Montreal, Canada, September 29 - October 4, 2013.
  6. Ben Lickly. "Static Model Analysis with Lattice-Based Ontologies," PhD Thesis, EECS Department, University of California, Berkeley, Technical Report No. UCB/EECS-2012-212, November 20, 2012.
  7. Ben Lickly, Charles Shelton, Elizabeth Latronico, Edward A. Lee. "A Practical Ontology Framework for Static Model Analysis," EMSOFT '11: Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Embedded Software, ACM, 23-32, Taipei, Taiwan, October 10, 2011.
  8. Edward A. Lee, "Disciplined Heterogeneous Modeling," in D.C. Petriu, N. Rouquette, O. Haugen (Eds.): MODELS 2010, PRT II, LNCS 6395, Springer-Verlag, pp. 273-287, Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE 13th International Conference on Model Driven Engineering, Languages, and Systems (MODELS), Oslo, Norway, Oct. 3-8, 2010.
  9. Man-Kit Leung, Thomas Mandl, Edward A. Lee, Elizabeth Latronico, Charles Shelton, Stavros Tripakis, and Ben Lickly. Scalable Semantic Annotation using Lattice-based Ontologies, ACM/IEEE 12th International Conference on Model Driven Engineering Languages and Systems (MODELS), Denver, CO, USA, 4-9 October, 2009.
  10. Edward A. Lee, Xiaojun Liu, and Stephen Neuendorffer, Classes and inheritance in actor-oriented design, ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems (TECS), Vol 8, #4, Article No. 29, July, 2009.
  11. Thomas Huining Feng. "Model Transformation with Hierarchical Discrete-Event Control," Ph.D. Dissertation, EECS Department, University of California, Berkeley, Technical Report No. UCB/EECS-2009-77, May 20, 2009.
  12. Y. Zhou and E. A. Lee, "Causality Interfaces for Actor Networks," ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems (TECS), pp. 1-35, April 2008.
  13. Edward A. Lee, Haiyang Zheng, "Leveraging Synchronous Language Principles for Heterogeneous Modeling and Design of Embedded Systems," EMSOFT '07, September 30 - October 3, 2007, Salzburg, Austria.
  14. Edward A. Lee, Xiaojun Liu, and Stephen Neuendorffer, "Classes and Inheritance in Actor-Oriented Design," in ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems, Volume 8, Issue 4, July 2009.
  15. B. Ludäscher, I. Altintas, C. Berkley, D. Higgins, E. Jaeger, M. Jones, E. A. Lee, J. Tao, Y. Zhao. "Scientific Workflow Management and the KEPLER System," in Concurrency & Computation: Practice & Experience, Special Issue: Workflow in Grid Systems, edited by Geoffrey C. Fox, Dennis Gannon, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2006.
  16. J. Liu, J. Eker, J. W. Janneck, X. Liu, and E. A. Lee, "Actor-Oriented Control System Design: A Responsible Framework Perspective," IEEE Transactions on Control System Technology, Vol. 12, No. 2, March, 2004.
  17. Edward A. Lee, Stephen Neuendorffer and Michael J. Wirthlin, "Actor-Oriented Design of Embedded Hardware and Software Systems," Invited paper, Journal of Circuits, Systems, and Computers, Vol. 12, No. 3 pp. 231-260, 2003.
  18. J. Eker, J. W. Janneck, E. A. Lee, J. Liu, X. Liu, J. Ludvig, S. Neuendorffer, S. Sachs, Y. Xiong, "Taming Heterogeneity---the Ptolemy Approach," Proceedings of the IEEE, v.91, No. 2, January 2003.
  19. Xiaojun Liu, Jie Liu, Johan Eker, and Edward A. Lee, "Heterogeneous Modeling and Design of Control Systems," in Software-Enabled Control: Information Technology for Dynamical Systems, T. Samad and G. Balas (eds.), New York City: IEEE Press, 2002.
  20. Alain Girault, Bilung Lee, and Edward A. Lee, "Hierarchical Finite State Machines with Multiple Concurrency Models," IEEE Transactions On Computer-aided Design Of Integrated Circuits And Systems, Vol. 18, No. 6, June 1999.
  21. W.-T. Chang, S.-H. Ha, and E. A. Lee, "Heterogeneous Simulation -- Mixing Discrete-Event Models with Dataflow," invited paper, Journal on VLSI Signal Processing, Vol. 13, No. 1, January 1997.