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    • Space Vehicle Systems Analysis : MSFC Tools and Processes 

      Alexander, Reginald A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-11-09)
      The Advanced Concepts Office at the Marshall Space Flight Center is an organization that can trace its roots to the days just before the launch of the Saturn launch vehicles and has distinguished itself for systems ...
    • System Architecture Tools and Assumptions 

      Reeves, David M.; Scher, Michael D.; Shidner, Jeremy; Thomas, Paige D.; Bucher, Dean; Roithmayr, Carlos (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-11-09)
      Discussion of various system architecture tools and assumptions available to modify existing architectures for new requirements and mission objectives. This study started from proven Apollo concept and adjusted it for new ...
    • Systems Engineering Education Initiative at Georgia Tech 

      Harrison, George B.; Bishop, Carlee A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-11-09)
      Systems engineering education for mid-career professionals in the Federal government has received increased emphasis in recent years. To meet the need expressed by senior government managers, Georgia Tech Research ...
    • Systems Engineering Principles Applied to Basic Research and Development 

      Anderson, Norman C.; Nolte, William (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-11-10)
      Systems engineering principles and processes have grown out of the need to effectively manage complex programs, many of them for the acquisition of operational military systems. These multi-billion dollar programs truly ...
    • Tactical Satellite 3: Requirements Development for Responsive Space Missions 

      Straight, Stanley D.; Davis, Thomas M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-11-10)
      The Department of Defense is embarking on a broad initiative to make its space programs more responsive. There are many different views of responsive space, but common tenets include no cost and schedule growth within ...
    • Using Systems Engineering to Develop Responsive Logistics for Future Space Missions 

      Bennett, Gisele; O'Neill, Gary S. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-11-09)
      The goal of establishing a long term manned presence on the Moon and eventual exploration of Mars brings the practice of logistics to a whole new level. We describe an approach to logistics as a 'system of systems' that ...
    • XSS-10 Mission Results and Lessons Learned 

      Davis, Thomas M.; Melanson, David (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-11-10)
      The Air Force Research Laboratory established the Micro-Satellite Technology Development Program (XSS series of flight demonstrations) to leverage micro-satellite technologies with the aim of providing solutions to Air ...