INCOSE Space Systems Working Group Jim Andary July 12, 2006 Orlando FL
Space Systems Working Group The Space Systems Working Group (SSWG) is an association of INCOSE members worldwide who are engaged in the practice of systems engineering in the space arena in government, academic and private industry organizations – SSWG Charter
Space Systems Working Group The purpose is to: • Promote the use of systems engineering principles, techniques, and practices in a wide range of activities in the government, academic and private industry organizations which are identified with space applications; • Share best practices in the international space arena; • Link systems engineering organizations across international boundaries; and • Promote the systems engineering principles within the member’s home organizations.
Space Systems Working Group Sharing Best Practices Agenda at this week’s symposium focused on international process standards : • NASA Process Standards Al Motley • ESA Process Standards Christophe Tatard • CSA Process Standards Stephen Piggott
Space Systems Working Group System Engineering Integration & Control System Engineering Data Base Technical Plans System Engineering Tools and Models Plan and Data System Analysis System Analysis System Analysis Requirement Analysis Functional Analysis and Allocation Design Physical Validation Requirement Verification Functional Validation -- from ECSS-E-10 Part 1-1B
Space Systems Working Group NASA PROCEDURAL REQUIREMENTS NPR: 7123.1 Effective Date: March 13, 2006 Expiration Date: March 13, 2011 NASA NPR 7123.1 NASA Systems Engineering Processes and Requirements NASA Systems Engineering Processes and Requirements Responsible Office: Office of the Chief Engineer
Space Systems Working Group CSA-SS-PR-0023 CSA Systems Engineering Methods and Practices
Space Systems Working Group What is unique about space systems? What are the issues?
Space Systems Working Group • Unique environment • Human/robotic cooperative activity • New developments challenge traditional roles • Space tourism • Private space ventures • Emerging national space programs • Satellite servicing • Satellite constellations • Overcrowding of space • Satellite disposal • Space debris
Space Systems Working Group What we can offer INCOSE • Papers, sessions, and/or panels at symposium • White papers on pressing issues with space systems • INSIGHT issue devoted to space systems • Case studies in space systems
Space Systems Working Group Case Study Example: Defining the Architecture for the new Space Exploration Initiative
Space Systems Working Group • We have approximately 35 members • Representation from space agencies and aerospace companies around the world
Space Systems Working Group Some member organizations • European Space Agency • Canadian Space Agency • NASA • JPL • Boeing • Lockheed Martin • EADS Astrium • Aerospace Corp. • Booz Allen & Hamilton • Raytheon • R.J.Kohl & Associates, Inc.
Space Systems Working Group • If you are interested in joining the SSWG please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org • Look for our advertising and newsletter • We welcome you to join us this afternoon at 1:00 pm in Augusta A
Space Systems Working Group Agenda Day 2: Wednesday, July 12 Augusta A 1:00 pm Symposium 2007 Planning 2:00 pm NASA Process Standards 3:00 pm CSA Process Standards 4:00 pm SSWG Products 5:00 pm Election of New Chair