student research

Student Research


SE Student's Thesis and Capstone Projects

Students are required to write a thesis or capstone project.  This page has guidance on the Systems Engineering Department’s policies for theses and capstone projects.  

Systems Engineering Student's Thesis are available at the Dudley Knox Library.

Thesis Research Resources:

  • SE Thesis Research Methods - Describes four relevant research methods for systems engineering and comments on thesis research characteristics leading to a good thesis.
  • Thesis Proposal Form - The proposal form for approval and submission to begin a thesis.

Capstone Project Resources:

Dissertation Research Resources:

Writing Resources:


For additional questions, please contact Heather Hahn or Susan Lichtenwalter.