December 1, 2014

Repeatable Large Systems Cyber Impact Analysis

For decades organizations across the spectrum of private industry and government have noted the limitations to information sharing and the resulting problems caused by stovepipe information systems.

Towards Intelligent Societies: What Motivates Students to Study Science and Math? How Do We Provide for Flexible Learning?

Completed December 2013

CESF is working in partnership with Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc., to research what motivates students to study science and math.

Exploration into Environmental Assessment of Electrical Products

Completed March 2013

The Material Systems Laboratory’s research with the National Electrical Manufacturers Association and the California Integrated Waste Management Board used network models and life cycle assessment to evaluate the economic and environmental impacts of battery recycling.

Design Stage Risk and Uncertainty Management in Marine Systems Development

Completed June 2013

This project applied SEAri systems engineering methods to the marine systems domain, including determining main uncertainty and risk factors that need to be taken into account at design time.

MIT Program Evaluation of the Massachusetts Health Information Exchange Program

Completed March 2014

This project used both the Enterprise Strategic Analysis for Transformation (ESAT) and Enterprise Architecting (EA) methodologies developed within MIT’s Sociotechnical Systems Research Center (SSRC) to develop and conduct a program evaluation of the Mass HIE.