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SYSE 780A1 - Research Methods in Systems Engineering

  • 3 credits

Introduction to the systems engineering research field. Students will learn about the academic research process, norms, and techniques, with emphasis on the PhD program and expectations.

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Thomas Bradley

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Dr. Thomas Bradley is Department Head and Woodward Professor of Systems Engineering in the Scott College of Engineering. Primary research interests include design and analysis of aerospace, energy, and automotive systems, design optimization, and environmental assessment. Dr. Bradley received his B.S. and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering at the University of California at Davis, and his Ph.D. from the Georgia Institute of Technology with specialization in Systems, Dynamics and Control. Bradley's industrial consulting experience includes work with EPRI, Daimler-Chrysler, BAE Systems and more. He is a current and active member of ASME, AIAA, SAE, and INCOSE.

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