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Complex Sociotechnical Systems: The case for a new field of study

Engineering Systems Division Interim Director Joseph Sussman will present this year's Charles L. Miller Lecture, titled "Complex Sociotechnical Systems: The case for a new field of study," today in Room 34-401B from 4-5:30 p.m. (light refreshments will be available at 3:30).

Sussman, the JR East Professor and professor of civil and environmental engineering and engineering systems, specializes in the study of “Complex, Large-Scale, Interconnected, Open, Sociotechnical” (CLIOS) Systems, working in many applications areas, and has developed the CLIOS Process to study such systems.

The event is sponsored by the Engineering Systems Division and the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.

For more information visit the event website.

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