Highlighted Research findings


Atlas 1.1

This is an incremental update to Atlas that reflects the teams’ learning in 2017.

Technical Report

This technical report is written as a standalone document, presenting version 1.0 of Atlas: The Theory of Effective Systems Engineers.

Implementation Guide

Guidance on how to use various aspects of Atlas is provided throughout the various sections of this document.

Career Paths Guidebook

This guidebook is intended to provide guidance to advance individuals’ systems engineering capabilities and proficiencies.

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List of Publications and Presentations

  • Pyster, A., R. Pineda, D. Henry, N. Hutchison. 2013. “Helix: Investigating the DNA of the Systems Engineering Workforce.” Proceedings of the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) Systems Engineering Conference, October 28-31, 2013, Crystal City, VA.
  • Pyster, A., S. Rifkin, D. Henry, K. Lasfser, N. Hutchison, D. Gelosh. 2013. “The Helix Project: Understanding the Systems Engineers who Support the US Department of Defense.” Proceedings of the Asia-Pacific Conference on Systems Engineering (APCOSE), 8-11 September 2013, Yokahama, Japan.