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Journal Articles

Adams, K. MacG., Hester, P. T., Meyers, T. J., Bradley, J. M., & Keating, C. B. (in press). Systems theory as the foundation for understanding. Systems Engineering.

Adams, K. MacG., & Bradley, J. M. (in press). System of systems engineering education. International Journal for System of Systems Engineering.

Hester, P. T., Bradley, J. M., & Adams, K. MacG. (in press) Stakeholders in systems problems. International Journal for System of Systems Engineering.

Goff, C. I., McNamara, C. L., Bradley, J. M., Trost, C. S., Dalton, W. J., & Jabaley , M. E. (2011). Maximizing platform value: Increasing VIRGINIA class deployments. Naval Engineers Journal, 123(3), 119-139.

Books and Book Chapters

Conference Papers

Tesoriero, F., Bradley, J. ., & Adams, K. MacG. (2012, September). Employing a SOSE methodology to measure submarine fleet maintenance performance. Paper presented at the American Society of Naval Engineers Fleet Maintenance & Modernization Symposium (FMMS) 2012, Virginia Beach, VA.

Adams, K. MacG., & Bradley, J. M. (2012, May). A methodology for SoSE analysis. Paper presented at the Institute of Industrial Engineers Annual Conference, Orlando, FL.

Bradley, J. M., & Adams, K. MacG. (2012, May). Education for system of systems engineering. Paper presented at the Institute of Industrial Engineers Annual Conference, Orlando, FL.

Technical Reports

Adams, K. MacG., Hester, P. T., Meyers, T. J., Bradley, J. M., & Keating, C. B. (2012). Systems theory as the foundation for understanding systems (NCSOSE Position Paper 2012-001). Norfolk, VA: National Centers for System of Systems Engineering.

Bradley, J. M., & Adams, K. MacG. (2012). Measuring submarine fleet maintenance (NCSOSE Technical Report 2012-003). Norfolk, VA: National Centers for System of Systems Engineering.

Adams, K. MacG., & Bradley, J. M. (2012). Productivity, performance and availability and intermediate level maintenance. (NCSOSE Technical Report 2012-002). Norfolk, VA: National Centers for System of Systems Engineering.

Adams, K. MacG., & Bradley, J. M. (Eds.). (2012). Data management for a Navy logistics system of systems: Recommendations to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of data management in a Navy logistics system of systems (NCSOSE Case Study Report 2012-001). Norfolk, VA: National Centers for System of Systems Engineering.

Adams, K. MacG., & Bradley, J. M. (2011). Productivity and Navy intermediate maintenance (NCSOSE Technical Report 2011-003). Norfolk, VA: National Centers for System of Systems Engineering.

Journal Articles

Adams, K. MacG., Hester, P. T., Meyers, T. J., Bradley, J. M., & Keating, C. B. (in press). Systems theory as the foundation for understanding. Systems Engineering.

Keating, C. B., & Katina, P. F. (in press). Prevalence of pathologies in systems of systems. International Journal of System of Systems Engineering.

Walker, R. G. and Keating, C. B. (in press). Defining SoS requirements: An early glimpse at a transportable methodology. International Journal of System of Systems Engineering.

Katina, P. F., Keating, C. B., & Jaradat, R. M. (2012). System requirements engineering in complex situations. Requirements Engineering. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s00766-012-0157-0

Keating, C. B, Parsons, V., Pinto, A., & Gheorghe, A. (2012). Editorial: 21st century research and application challenges for the emerging system of systems engineering field. International Journal for System of Systems Engineering, 3, 97-102.

Adams, K. M., & Keating, C. B. (2011). Overview of the systems of systems engineering methodology. International Journal for System of Systems Engineering, 2, 112-119.

Keating, C. B., & Katina, P. F. (2011). Systems of systems engineering: Prospects and challenges for the emerging field. International Journal of System of Systems Engineering, 2, 234-256.

Keating, C. B. (2011). Perspective 2 of the SoSE methodology: Designing the unique methodology. International Journal of System of Systems Engineering, 2, 208-225.

Keating, C. B., Padilla, J., & Adams, K. (2008). System of systems engineering requirements: Challenges and guidelines. Engineering Management Journal, 20(4), 24-31.

Sousa-Poza, A., Kovacic, S., & Keating, C. (2008). System of systems engineering: An emerging multidiscipline. International Journal of System of Systems Engineering, 1, 1-17.

Kovacic, S., Sousa-Poza, A., & Keating, C. (2007). National Centers for Systems of Systems Engineering: A case study on shifting the paradigm for system of systems. Systems Research Forum, 2, 52-58.

Unal, R., Keating, C., Chytka, T., & Conway, B. (2005). Calibration of expert judgments applied to uncertainty assessment. Engineering Management Journal, 17(2), 34-43.

Keating, C. B., Rogers, R., Unal, R., Dryer, D., Sousa-Poza, A., Safford, R., ...Rabadi, G. (2003). System of systems engineering. Engineering Management Journal, 15(3), 36-45.

Books and Book Chapters

Tolk, A., Adams, K. MacG., & Keating, C.B. (2011). Towards Intelligence-based systems engineering and system of systems engineering. In A. Tolk & L. Jain (Eds.), Handbook on intelligence-based systems engineering (pp. 1-22). Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

Keating, C. B. (2010). Systems thinking. In D. N. Merino & J. V. Farr (Eds.), The engineering management handbook (pp. ). : American Society for Engineering Management.

Keating, C. B. (2009) Emergence in system of systems. In M. Jamshidi (Ed.), System of systems engineering - Innovations for the 21st century (pp. 169‑190). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.

Conference Papers

Hester, P. T., & Keating, C. B. (2012). An initial perspective on governing a system of systems. In Proceedings of the 33rd Annual National Conference of the American Society for Engineering Management (pp. 360-366). Virginia Beach, VA: American Society for Engineering Management.

Keating, C. B., (2011, May). System identity: Balancing tensions in governance. Paper presented at the 2011 Public Administration Theory Network Conference, Norfolk, VA.

Keating, C. B., (2010). Balancing structural tensions in complex systems. In Proceedings of the 31st Annual National Conference of the American Society for Engineering Management (pp. 599-606). Rolla, MO: American Society for Engineering Management.

Keating, C., Hester, P., Meyers, T., & Calida, B. (2010, June). R&D system governance: An emerging perspective. Paper presented at the R&D Management Conference 2010, Manchester, U.K.

Hester, P. T., Keating, C. B., Meyers, T. J., & Calida B. (2010). The emerging role of public sector R&D system governance. In Proceedings of the 31st Annual National Conference of the American Society for Engineering Management (pp. 691-701). Rolla, MO: American Society for Engineering Management.

Keating, C., Hester, P. T., Kady, R., & Calida, B. (2009). R&D governance: An emerging systems-based paradigm for public sector R&D. In Proceedings of the 30th Annual National Conference of the American Society for Engineering Management (pp. 339-347). Springfield, MO.

Keating, C. B., Adams, K. MacG., Magpili, L., & Calida, B. (2008). R&D governance: Structuring the R&D enterprise. In Proceedings of the 29th Annual National Conference of the American Society for Engineering Management (pp. 545-554). West Point, NY.

Keating, C. B. (2008). Paradoxes in the engineering of complex systems of systems. In Proceedings of the 29th Annual National Convention of the American Society for Engineering Management (pp. 381-389). West Point, NY.

Padilla, J., Logan, B., Sousa-Poza, A., & Keating, C. (2007). A system of systems engineering environment to deal with complex situations. In Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE International Conference on System of Systems Engineering (pp. ). San Antonio, TX. (Chuck, I found no record of this paper in conference proceedings. However, I did find the "Type III" paper identified immediately below. Would you please check on things and let me know what you might want to use? Thanks.)

Kovacic, S., Sousa‑Poza, A., & Keating B. (2007). Type III: 'The theory of the observer." In Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE International Conference on System of Systems Engineering (pp. 1‑6). San Antonio, TX.

Keating, C. B., Sousa-Poza, A., Kovacic, S. (2006). Management of system of systems engineering: System of systems engineering requirements. In Proceedings of the 27th Annual National Conference of the American Society for Engineering Management (pp. 58-65). Huntsville, AL.

Kovacic, S., Sousa-Poza, A., & Keating, C. (2006). Complex situations: An alternative approach for viewing a system of systems. In Proceedings of the 2006 IEEE/SMC International Conference on Systems of Systems Engineering (pp. ). Los Angeles, CA. (Chuck, I found no record of this paper in conference proceedings. Would you please check? Thanks.)

Logan, B., Karayaz, G., & Keating, C. B. (2006). Development of a system of systems engineering research laboratory. In Proceedings of the 27th Annual National Conference of the American Society for Engineering Management (pp. 435-438). Huntsville, AL.

Keating, C., Sousa-Poza, A., & Kovacic, S. (2005). Complex system transformation: A system of systems engineering (SoSE) perspective. In Proceedings of the 26th Annual National Conference of the American Society for Engineering Management (pp. 200-207). Virginia Beach, VA.

Karayaz, G., & Keating, C. (2005). An examination of task and team structure to foster virtual team effectiveness. In Proceedings of the 2005 IEEE International Engineering Management Conference (pp. 333-338). St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.

Keating, C. (2005). Research foundations for system of systems engineering. In Proceedings of the 2005 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (pp. 2720-2725). Waikoloa, HI.

Keating, C., & Sousa-Poza, A. (2003). Toward a methodology for system of systems engineering. In Proceedings of the 24th Annual National Conference of the American Society for Engineering Management (pp. ). St. Louis, MO.

Keating, C., & Sousa-Poza, A. (2003). Framing of complex system of systems engineering problems. In Proceedings of the 24th Annual National Conference of the American Society for Engineering Management (pp. 8-15). St. Louis, MO.

Technical Reports