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Challenges of Complexity and Resilience in Complex Engineering Systems

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posted on 2023-07-13, 23:18 authored by Martin MayfieldMartin Mayfield, Giuliano PunzoGiuliano Punzo, Richard Beasley, Ginny Clarke, Nic Holt, Stuart Jobbins

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The paper first argues the necessity for a common understanding of complex systems in an engineering context and the factors that make resilience such a central topic in these systems. Definitions are provided for both. The paper then concentrates on the challenges and opportunities for research in the field, citing and expanding on four main challenges, including system evolution, increasing complexity, design for resilience and resilienceperformance tensioning.

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Engineering Complexity Resilience Network Plus

Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

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