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An integrated development environment for prototyping safety critical systems

J.M. Thompson, M.P.E. Heimdahl
Proceedings Tenth IEEE International Workshop on Rapid System Prototyping. Shortening the Path from Specification to Prototype (Cat. No.PR00246)  
The development of software for safety critical, embedded computer systems has been widely addressed in literature.  ...  In this paper, we present an overview of such an environment that is currently under development at the University of Minnesota concentrating on the prototyping capabilities and refinement model.  ...  We believe that the same is true for safety critical systems.  ... 
doi:10.1109/iwrsp.1999.779049 dblp:conf/rsp/ThompsonH99 fatcat:5qjdjo3zyfhuhl3hq7csqy2xoq

A Development Process for Usable Large Scale Interactive Critical Systems: Application to Satellite Ground Segments [chapter]

Célia Martinie, Philippe Palanque, David Navarre, Eric Barboni
2012 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Fig. 1 presents an abstract view of an iterative development process for critical interactive applications.  ...  The failure conditions are usually categorized by their effects on the system, users and environment. Table 1 presents a classification of safety integrity levels for space systems 16420-1 [20] .  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-34347-6_5 fatcat:vgx5xiljgff2jbtnnglp6coqku

The Measurement of Safety Criteria in Safety Critical Systems

Muhammed Basheer Jasser, University Putra Malaysia 43400 UPM Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
2019 International Journal of Advanced Trends in Computer Science and Engineering  
Also, these criteria are employed in our developed prototype for verifying the safety criteria of safety critical systems and supporting the management of safety critical systems.  ...  Safety critical systems use software to meet their functionalities. Failures in these software lead to a very high impact on the environment in which the safety critical systems are used.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Thanks to the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) and Research Management Center, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) for the financial supports through FRGS Vote No: 08-01-15-1726FR  ... 
doi:10.30534/ijatcse/2019/7881.42019 fatcat:aqzgdibpjvcclpphuhmbqfjbim

Study protocol for the ACT response pilot intervention: development, implementation and evaluation of a systems-based Agitation Code Team (ACT) in the emergency department

Ambrose H Wong, Jessica M Ray, Marc A Auerbach, Arjun K Venkatesh, Caitlin McVaney, Danielle Burness, Christopher Chmura, Thomas Saxa, Mark Sevilla, Colin T Flood, Amitkumar Patel, Travis Whitfill (+4 others)
2020 BMJ Open  
Currently, no structured team response protocol for ED agitation addressing both patient and staff safety exists.Methods and analysisOur proposed study aims to develop and implement the agitation code  ...  If this pilot is successful, we plan to formally integrate the ACT response intervention into clinical workflows at all EDs within our entire health system.  ...  Next, in situ simulations will test the developing ACT prototype in the clinical environment.  ... 
doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2020-036982 pmid:32606062 fatcat:ei5tnhd4d5bmlbqbzhmmp44dfy

Integrating IoT technologies for an "intelligent" safety management in the process industry

Maria Grazia Gnoni, Paolo Angelo Bragatto, Maria Francesca Milazzo, Roberto Setola
2020 Procedia Manufacturing  
The aim of this study is to describe a prototype system where the so called Smart Objects (SOs) -integrating different IoT technologies-interact in a working environment through a digital platform for  ...  The aim of this study is to describe a prototype system where the so called Smart Objects (SOs) -integrating different IoT technologies-interact in a working environment through a digital platform for  ...  It was developed a prototype system by using RFID tags for the PPE detection systems and a different technology for designing the mesh networks. Wu et al. [10] and Wang et al.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.promfg.2020.02.040 fatcat:os7ezoguljdb7kdtdwbuxhffpe

A new generation of collaborative robots for material handling

E. Gambao, M. Hernando, D. Surdilovic
2012 Gerontechnology  
Since a collaborative robot is characterized by real cooperation between human workers and intelligent assist devices, an elaborate safety system has been developed.  ...  A worldwide cutting-edge technical solution for material handling, based on the development of a modular intelligent power assists systems (collaborative robots, COBOTS), is presented in this paper.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The authors want to thank the support of the European Commission under the sixth Framework Programme Integrated Project PISA and the contribution of the PISA project partners.  ... 
doi:10.4017/gt.2012.11.02.362.00 fatcat:7jazsqmvbbalfhwaoz2h2w6gyu

Engineering Management Lessons on NCSX

W.T. Reiersen, G.H. Neilson
2005 21st IEEE/NPS Symposium on Fusion Engineering SOFE 05  
Management systems were implemented to address these challenges. The lessons learned from our experience on NCSX thus far are discussed. I.  ...  Category III is for those risks which have been retired. The Critical Issues List is reviewed every three weeks in Integrated Project Team (IPT) meetings.  ...  INTENT AND ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS OF ISM 1 Objective -Integrate safety management into work practices 2 Guiding Principles • Line management responsibility for safety • Clear roles and responsibilities  ... 
doi:10.1109/fusion.2005.252893 fatcat:ijxfzz5luzhlxf6iq2sxk5gniu

An Automated Electric Vehicle Prototype Showing New Trends in Automotive Architectures

Martin Buechel, Jelena Frtunikj, Klaus Becker, Stephan Sommer, Christian Buckl, Michael Armbruster, Andre Marek, Andreas Zirkler, Cornel Klein, Alois Knoll
2015 2015 IEEE 18th International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems  
To show the possibilities of modern IT systems, a demonstrator car was developed in RACE (Robust and Reliant Automotive Computing Environment for Future eCars) based on a completely redesigned E/E architecture  ...  , which supports the integration of mixed-criticality components and offers features like Plug&Play.  ...  The prototype demonstrates many capabilities of the new E/E architecture, for example, to integrate components of different safety integrity levels: safety critical functions together with non safety-critical  ... 
doi:10.1109/itsc.2015.209 dblp:conf/itsc/BuechelF0SBAMZK15 fatcat:gb375d4l25byxfjpnqen63vlfi

Process technology implications of procurement processes: Some initial observations [chapter]

Ernst Ellmer, Wolfgang Emmerich, Anthony Finkelstein
1998 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
We conclude by highlighting the implications of procurement processes for the process research agenda.  ...  Cost and scheduling benefits can be realised if procurement and contracting organizations integrate their respective processes.  ...  These systems may be safety critical or contain substantial safety-critical components. The organization is geographically dispersed across numerous locations in the UK.  ... 
doi:10.1007/3-540-64956-5_9 fatcat:qlartcsai5g6deol7tc3bxiyfm

Model-Based Development of Integrated Computer Systems: Modeling the Execution Platform

Bernhard Huber, Roman Obermaisser
2007 2007 Fifth Workshop on Intelligent Solutions in Embedded Systems  
The DECOS architecture provides a framework for integrating multiple application systems within a single distributed computer system.  ...  on different instantiations of the DE-COS platform, and performing validation activities earlier in the development phase of integrated computer systems.  ...  The safety-critical subsystem is an encapsulated execution environment for ultra-dependable applications, while the non safety-critical subsystem offers an environment for those applications having less  ... 
doi:10.1109/wises.2007.4408502 dblp:conf/wises/HuberO07 fatcat:vgfrquiznjhfnftq3otrnich2m

toki: A Build- and Test-Platform for Prototyping and Evaluating Operating System Concepts in Real-Time Environments [article]

Oliver Horst, Uwe Baumgarten
2020 arXiv   pre-print
which makes it well suited for rapid prototyping.  ...  With its architecture chosen similar to production industrial systems, toki provides the ground work to implement early prototypes of real-time systems research results, up to technology readiness level  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENT We would like to thank all contributors to toki for their work, namely: Martin Jobst, Johannes Wiesböck, Dorel Coman, Ulrich Huber, Mahmoud Rushdi, Tuan Tu Tran, Firas Trimech, Raphael Wild  ... 
arXiv:2009.00466v1 fatcat:q62xbgbnxjcqtlw3tnepv3arb4

Virtual environments and prototyping for human health and safety [chapter]

Giuseppe Di Gironimo, Antonio Lanzotti
2011 Research in Interactive Design Vol. 3  
In particular the authors present a method, named NEPA and based on reverse engineering techniques and an adaptive process, able to detect the symmetry line for non-erected postures for which the spine  ...  The research activity presented by University of L'Aquila concerns the posture analysis and prediction and the study of the critical factor for determining posture.  ...  The University of Modena has presented the development of a design method for Hybrid Reconfigurable Assembly System aimed to produce different product variants by changing the system configuration with  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-2-8178-0169-8_6 fatcat:so2ujd2wbjconexnbrcen6uc2i

Design and R&D Progress of China Lead-Based Reactor for ADS Research Facility

Yican Wu
2016 Engineering  
In 2011, the Chinese Academy of Sciences launched an engineering project to develop an acceleratordriven subcritical system (ADS) for nuclear waste transmutation.  ...  The China Lead-based Reactor (CLEAR), proposed by the Institute of Nuclear Energy Safety Technology, was selected as the reference reactor for ADS development, as well as for the technology development  ...  Accordingly, the fullscale engineering prototype for the key technologies validation of the refueling mechanism in an LBE environment is under development, and the fabrication has been accomplished.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.eng.2016.01.023 fatcat:ztxqaup4yvaczpcopatrxe6wtu

A Methodological Framework for Software Safety in Safety Critical Computer Systems

2012 Journal of Computer Science  
Software safety must deal with the principles of safety management, safety engineering and software engineering for developing safety-critical computer systems, with the target of making the system safe  ...  At present no standard framework does exist addressing the safety management and safety engineering priniciples for the development of software safety in safety-critical computer systems.  ...  Unless integration of safety into the organization structure, development of software for safety critical systems, would be difficult, assurance become questionable.  ... 
doi:10.3844/jcssp.2012.1564.1575 fatcat:bcsezfuqrrfgnga2hskl5xwula

Validation of highly reliable, real-time knowledge-based systems

1990 Expert systems with applications  
However, a credible validation methodology must be developed before knowledge-based systems can be used for life-or mission-critical applications.  ...  Therefore, research at Langley is focused on developing a set of guidelines, methods, and prototype validation tools for building highly reliable, knowledge-based systems.  ...  System Development The knowledge base is developed from the above information using rapid prototyping on a system development environment, similar to an expert system shell. will form the core of the integrated  ... 
doi:10.1016/0957-4174(90)90085-9 fatcat:wjlv4tnvwnet3dlc6m27vuwzuy
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