NISE strives to execute world-class industry-relevant research on systems engineering. The group collaborates with a number of different industries including: Automotive and mobility, Aerospace, Maritime, Oil and gas, Urbane and Med tech, and Defense. Drivers for the research are Autonomous Systems, Digital transformation, Continuous Innovation, Effective Manufacturing, Connected World, and Systems of Systems.
The group’s externally funded research projects and their current research applications are within the topics System Architecture & Design, Design Thinking & Human Centered Design, Requirements management, Robust Engineering & Technical Safety, Lifecycle analysis, Knowledge management & Lean Product Development, and System Integration. The group actively applies “industry as laboratory” as a research methodology.