Gordon center – Mission and Vision

The Gordon Center for systems engineering vision is to become
· The national leading center in SE research and education;
· A major driving force in industry-academia collaboration;
· Internationally acclaimed;
The Gordon Center mission is to advance the practice, methods and theories of systems engineering applied to complex systems through collaborative research, training, post-graduate education and knowledge sharing

Interview with our Sponsor Bernard M. Gordon

What is Systems Engineering?

Systems engineering is “…an interdisciplinary approach and means to enable the realization of successful systems. It focuses on defining customer needs and required functionality early in the development cycle, documenting requirements, then proceeding with design synthesis and system validation while considering the complete problem