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8.2.1 Systems Engineering References

Title: INCOSE Systems Engineering Handbook Version v3.1
Author: INCOSE
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: INCOSE.
ISBN:
Comment: This is the subject matter basis for the INCOSE CSEP certification.
 
Title: Introduction to Systems Engineering
Author: Andrew P. Sage and James E. Armstrong , Jr.
Copyright: 2000
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 0-471-02766-9
Comment: This is a good introductory college level textbook. It has problem sets at the end of each section. There are also many bibliographic references for each section.

Title: The Engineering and Design of Systems: Models and Methods
Author: Dennis M. Buede
Copyright: 2000
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 0-471-28225-1
Comment: This is a good advanced college level textbook. It has problem sets at the end of each section. There are also many bibliographic references for each section.

Title: Handbook of Systems Engineering and Management
Author: Andrew P. Sage and William B. Rouse
Copyright: 1999
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 0-471-15405-9
Comment: This is a compendium of works from 40 contributing authors. At the end of each chapter are lists of additional references and a bibliography supporting the work.
 
Title: Systems Engineering Guidebook: A Process for Developing Systems and Products
Author: James N. Martin, A. Terry Bahill
Copyright: 1999
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 0849378370
Comment: This is a compendium of works from many contributing authors.

Title: Systems Engineering and Analysis
Author: Benjamin S. Blanchard and Wolter J. Fabrycky
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: Prentice Hall


ISBN: 0131350471
Comment:
 
Title: Systems Engineering Management
Author: Benjamin S. Blanchard
Copyright: 1997
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 0471190861
Comment:

Title: Systems Engineering: Coping with Complexity
Author: Jackson, Brook, Stevens, and Arnold
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 0130950858
Comment: Excellent reference. Integration of Systems Engineering activities, e.g. CM, Requirement Engineering, Verification and Validation.

Title: Visualizing Project Management, Third Edition
Author: Forsberg, Mooz, and Cotterman
Copyright: 2005
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 047648485
Comment: Excellent reference on the Vee Development Model and the integration of Project Management and Systems Engineering.

Title: CMMI Distilled: A Practical Introduction to Integrated Process Improvement, Third Edition.
Author: Ahern, Clouse, and Turner
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: Addison-Wesley
ISBN: 0321461088
Comment: The CMMI is the replacement for SECAM and integrates Software Engineering, Systems Engineering and Integrated Product Team. Good introduction on CMMI Capabilities Maturity Model.
 
Title: Systems Thinking, Systems Practice
Author: Peter Checkland
Copyright: Reprinted November 2000
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 0471986062
Comment: Considered a classic work in Systems Engineering and Systems Thinking.

Title: Systems Engineering Principles and Practice
Author: Alexander Kossiakoff and William N. Sweet
Copyright: 2003
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 0471234435
Comment: Good general Systems Engineering overview.

 

 

 

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