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System Architecture: Strategy and Product Development for Complex Systems
Architecture and Function of Complex Systems System architecture is the study of early decision making in complex systems. This text teaches how to capture experience and analysis about early systemExpand
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A survey and assessment of the capabilities of Cubesats for Earth observation
Abstract In less than a decade, Cubesats have evolved from purely educational tools to a standard platform for technology demonstration and scientific instrumentation. The use of COTSExpand
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Rule-based System Architecting of Earth Observation Satellite Systems
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System architecting is concerned with exploring the tradespace of early, high-level, system design decisions with a holistic, value-centric view. Expand
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Patterns in System Architecture Decisions
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This paper proposes a set of six canonical classes of architectural decisions derived from the tasks described in the system architecture body of knowledge and from real system architecture problems. Expand
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A Classification and Comparison of Credit Assignment Strategies in Multiobjective Adaptive Operator Selection
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Adaptive operator selection (AOS) is a high-level controller for an optimization algorithm that monitors the performance of a set of operators with a credit assignment strategy and adaptively applies the high performing operators with an operator selection strategy. Expand
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VASSAR: Value assessment of system architectures using rules
A key step of the mission development process is the selection of a system architecture, i.e., the layout of the major high-level system design decisions. This step typically involves theExpand
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SMOS REFLEX 2003: L-band emissivity characterization of vineyards
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The goal of the Soil Moisture and Ocean Salinity mission over land is to infer surface soil moisture from multiangular L-band radiometric measurements. Expand
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Integrated assessment of packaging architectures in Earth observing programs
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When designing Earth observation missions, it is essential to take into account the programmatic context. Expand
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Rule-Based System Architecting of Earth Observing Systems: Earth Science Decadal Survey
This paper presents a methodology to explore the architectural trade space of Earth observing satellite systems, and applies it to the Earth Science Decadal Survey. The architecting problem isExpand
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