By Dionisio de Niz on October 31, 2011 5:49 PM| No Comments
Cyber-physical systems (CPS) are characterized by close interactions between software components and physical processes. These interactions can have life-threatening consequences when they include safety-critical functions that are not performed according to their time-sensitive requirements. For example, an airbag must fully...
By Dionisio de Niz on April 25, 2011 5:02 PM| No Comments
In some key industries, such as defense, automobiles, medical devices, and the smart grid, the bulk of the innovations focus on cyber-physical systems. A key characteristic of cyber-physical systems is the close interaction of software components with physical processes, which...
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