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Systems Engineering Journal Outstanding Paper Award

To better encourage and recognize contributions to our profession, INCOSE recognizes one outstanding paper from Systems Engineering each year. In 2004, the Journal editorial board selected two papers published between 1998 and 2003 for recognition. The following papers have been recognized with the Outstanding Journal Paper Award.

Best Paper Awards
Awarded 2014
BEST PAPER on SE Leadership, When “Yes” is the Wrong Answer, Richard Beasley, Andy J Nolan and Andrew C Pickard, Rolls-Royce plc

Awarded 2014
BEST PAPER on Agile SE, Embedding Agile Practices within a Plan-Driven Hierarchical Project Life Cycle, Wm David Millard, Daniel M Johnson, John Mark Henderson, Nicholas Lombardo, Robert B Bass, and Jason Smith
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Awarded 2014
BEST PAPER on SE process, Tradeoff Study Cascading Mistakes of  Omission and Commission, Gregory S. Parnell, PhD, University of Arkansas
Matthew V Cilli, Stevens Institute of Technology , Dennis Buede, PhD, Innovative Decisions, Inc.

Awarded 2014
Jennifer Bayuk and Ali Mostashari, "Measuring Systems Security"
Systems Engineering Volume 16, Issue 1, 2013, Spring, pp. 1-14.
Which is judged to have made an Outstanding Contribution
to Systems Engineering Theory, Practice, and/or Perspectives

Awarded 2012
Next Generation Requirements Engineering John Favaro, Silvia Mazzini, Intecs Spa Hans-Peter De Koning, European Space Agency/ESTEC Rudolf Schreiner, ObjectSecurity Ltd Xavier Olive, Thales Alenia Space France

Awarded 2012
Understanding Airlines’ Value Perceptions For Value-Based Requirements Engineering Of Commercial Aircraft Xinwei Zhang, Guillaume Auriol, Claude Baron INSA Toulouse, Université de Toulouse Hakki Eres, University of Southampton Mario Kossmann, AIRBUS

Awarded 2012
Entering a Brave New World - Applying Systems Engineering to American Infrastructure Projects - Case Study: The California High-Speed Train Project Oliver Hoehne, Parsons Brinkerhoff, Transit & Rail Systems

Awarded 2012
Engineering Clean Energy Systems Alex Pavlak, University of Maryland

Awarded 2012
Robert K. Garrett Jr., Steve Anderson, Neil T. Baron and James D. Moreland Jr. “Managing the Interstitials, A System of Systems Framework Suited for the Ballistic Missile Defense System” Systems Engineering, Volume 14, Number 1, 2011, pp. 87-109. Which is judged to have made an Outstanding Contribution to Systems Engineering Theory, Practice, and/or Perspectives

Awarded 2011

Eun Suk Suh, Michael R. Furst, Kenneth J. Mihalyov, and Olivier de Weck,  “Technology Infusion for Complex Systems: A Framework and Case Study” Systems Engineering, Volume 13, Number 2, 2010, pp. 186-203.

Awarded 2010
Jeffrey O. Grady, “Universal Architecture Description Framework” , Systems Engineering, Volume 12, Number 2, 2009, pp. 91-116.

Awarded 2010
Donna H. Rhodes, Ricardo Valerdi and Garry J. Roedler, “Systems Engineering Leading Indicators for Assessing Program and Technical Effectiveness” , Systems Engineering, Volume 12, Number 1, 2009, pp. 21-35.

Awarded 2009
Adam M. Ross, A., Donna H. Rhodes, and Daniel E. Hastings, "Defining Changeability: Reconciling Flexibility, Adaptability, Scalability, Modifiability, and Robustness for Maintaining Life Cycle Value," Systems Engineering, Vol. 11, No. 3, 2008, pp.246-262.

Awarded 2008
Rudolf Smaling and Olivier de Weck, "Assessing Risks and Opportunities of Technology Infusion in System Design", Systems Engineering, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2007, pp. 1-25.

Awarded 2007
William B. Rouse, “A Theory of Enterprise Transformation,” Systems Engineering, Vol. 8, No. 4, 2005, pp. 279-295.

Awarded 2006
Barry Boehm, “Some Future Trends and implementations for Systems and Software Engineering Processes," Systems Engineering, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2006, pp. 1-19,

Awarded 2005
Charles R. Weisbin, Guillermo Rodriguez, Alberto Elfes, and Jeffrey H. Smith, “Toward a Systematic Approach for Selection of NASA Technology Portfolios”, Systems Engineering, Vol. 7, No. 4, 2004, pp. 285-302.

Awarded 2004
Armin P. Schulz, Don P. Clausing, Ernst Fricke, and Herbert Negele, “Development and Integration of Winning Technologies as Key to Competitive Advantage”, Systems Engineering, Vol. 3, No. 4, 2000, pp. 180-211.

Awarded 2004
Lee W. Wagenhals, Sajjad Haider, and Alexander H. Levis, “Synthesizing Executable Models of Object Oriented Architectures,” Systems Engineering, Vol. 6, No. 4, 2003, pp 266-300.

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