Visible to the public Cyber-Physical Systems Education - a View from the NSF

Ted Baker, "Cyber-Physical Systems Education - a View from the NSF." Invited talk at the First Workshop on Cyber-Physical Systems Education (CPS-Ed 2013) at Cyber Physical Systems Week (CPSWeek 2013), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, April 2013. Available: http://cps-vo.org/group/edu/workshop/.

Visible to the public CPS in Design and Manufacturing


Bruce Kramer is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (S.B.,S.M. 1972, Ph.D. 1979). He served on the faculty of Mechanical Engineering of MIT from 1979 to 1985 and of George Washington University from 1985 to 1995. Since 1991, he has been at the National Science Foundation, where he is currently Director of the Division of Engineering Education and Centers.


Visible to the public Science of Security: From Engineering to Science


  • Why are we here?
    • Substantial research investments made and contemplated
    • Difficulty of showing measurable progress
    • Difficulty of sound evaluation alternatives
  • Why am I here?
  • Another quote from Lord Kelvin:
    • "No balloon or aeroplane will ever be practically successful." Network Advocate, April 26, 1902
    • (Wright brothers first flight: Dec. 17, 1903)

Visible to the public CPS Overview - Objectives and Status