Development of SEBoK v. 1.8
This version of the SEBoK was released 27th March 2017. This is a minor release of the SEBoK which includes updates to the System of Systems knowledge area in Part 4: Applications of Systems Engineering, as well as the Reliability, Availability, and Maintainability and Manufacturability and Producibility articles in Part 6: Related Disciplines.
Content and Feature Updates for v. 1.8
This section provides a summary of changes for SEBoK v1.8. See letter from the editor for a wider discussion of the changes and future plans.
This is a minor update, that features an update of the System of Systems knowledge area in Part 4: Applications of Systems Engineering where a number of articles have been updated on the basis of developments in the area as well as on comments from the SoS and SE community. This include updates to the Systems of Systems and Architecting Approaches for Systems of Systems articles, and a rewrite of the Socio-Technical Features of Systems of Systems article.
In Part 6: Related Disciplines work has been done on the Manufacturability and Producibility article and the Reliability, Availability, and Maintainability articles in which the latter has seen the addition of a focus on Data Issues and Design Issues.
SEBoK v. 1.8 Authors
Editors (in bold) and Authors who contributed materials specifically to the v. 1.8 products are listed in Table 1, below
|SEBoK Part||Editors and Authors|
|Part 4||Judith Dahmann (USA), Michael Henshaw (UK)|
|Part 6||Alice Squires,Washington State University(USA), Paul Phister (USA), Myron J. Hecht (USA)|
SEBoK v. 1.8 Editors
The Editorial Board for v. 1.8 is listed in Tables 2, 3, and 4 below.
The SEBoK Editorial Board is chaired by an Editor in Chief, supported by a group of Associate Editors.
|BKCASE Editor in Chief|
Richard D. Adcock
Cranfield University (UK)
Responsible for the appointment of SEBoK Editors and for the overall content and coherence of the SEBoK.
Each Editor has his/her area(s) of responsibility, or shared responsibility, highlighted in the table below.
|SEBoK Part 1 SEBoK Introduction|
George Mason University (USA)
Responsible for Part 1
|SEBoK Part 2: Foundations of Systems Engineering|
Missouri University of Science & Technology (USA)
Responsible for the Systems Approach Applied to Engineered Systems knowledge areas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA) and Technion Israel Institute of Technology (Israel)
Responsible for the Representing Systems with Models knowledge area
|Janet Singer (USA)|
|Peter TuddenhamCollege of Exploration (USA)|
|SEBoK Part 3: Systems Engineering and Management|
University of Southern California (USA)
University of Arkansas (USA)
Responsible for Systems Engineering Management knowledge area.
Lockheed Martin (USA)
|Phyllis MarbachIncose LA (USA)||Ken Zemrowski
Responsible for the Systems Engineering Standards knowledge area.
|SEBoK Part 4: Applications of Systems Engineering|
MITRE Corporation (USA)
Loughborough University (UK)
The Aerospace Corporation
Responsible for the Enterprise Systems Engineering knowledge area.
|SEBoK Part 5: Enabling Systems Engineering|
California Institute of Technology
MBDA / INCOSE
|SEBoK Part 6 Related Disciplines|
Washington State University (USA)
|SEBoK Part 7 Systems Engineering Implementation Examples|
Responsible for Part 7: Systems Engineering Implementation Examples, which includes Case Studies and Vignettes
|Graduate Reference Curriculum for Systems Engineering (GRCSE)|
| David H. Olwell
Naval Postgraduate School (USA)
Senior Editor for GRCSE.
The Assistant Editors provide general editorial support across all topics. They assist both with content improvement and production issues.
|BKCASE Assistant Editors|
|Claus Ballegaard Nielsen,
Cranfield University (UK)