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As a result of our R&D activities we have presented several papers and tutorials at Simulation Interoperability Workshops (SIW), ITEC and I/ITSEC. We have been awarded a dozen SIWzies, half of them selected “best paper” within their respective category. See www.sisostds.org

2018
Improving Tactical Data Link Simulation Standards To Better Support LVC Exercises
Patrik Svensson, Stefan Sandberg, Jouni Lindqvist, Ragnar Hammarqvist
Proceedings of 2018 Winter Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 18W-SIW-040, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, January 2018
Design and Principles Enabling the Space Reference FOM
Björn Möller, Edwin Z: Crues, Dan Dexter, Alfredo Garro, Michael Madden, Anton Skuratovskiy
Proceedings of 2018 Winter Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 18W-SIW-038, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, January 2018

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Towards a Standardized Federate Protocol for HLA 4
Björn Möller, Mikael Karlsson, Fredrik Antelius
Proceedings of 2018 Winter Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 18W-SIW-037, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, January 2018
2017
The 2017 Fall SIW was postponed until January 2018. See above for papers.

2016
Evolving Standards for Tactical Data Link Aware Simulators
Patrik Svensson, Stefan Sandberg, Fredrik Antelius, Laurent Ferriani, Laurent Mounet
Proceedings of 2016 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 2016-SIW-042, Simulation Interoperability
Standards Organization, September 2016
A First Look at the Upcoming SISO Space Reference FOM
Björn Möller, Edwin Z: Crues, Dan Dexter, Alfredo Garro, Anton Skuratovskiy, Alexander Vankov
Proceedings of 2016 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 2016-SIW-017, Simulation Interoperability
Standards Organization, September 2016

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Building Scalable Distributed Simulations: Design Patterns for HLA DDM
Björn Möller, Fredrik Antelius, Martin Johansson, Mikael Karlsson
Proceedings of 2016 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 2016-SIW-003, Simulation Interoperability
Standards Organization, September 2016
2015
Towards RPR FOM 3: Revisiting the Datatypes
Björn Möller, Aaron Dubois, Patrice Le Leydour, Graham Shanks, René Verhage, Fredrik Antelius
Proceedings of 2015 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 15F-SIW-039, Simulation Interoperability
Standards Organization, September 2015
Using HLA Object Models for the Analysis of Cross Domain Security Policies
Björn Möller, Stella Croom-Johnson, Åsa Falkenjack, Kester Hughes
Proceedings of 2015 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 15F-SIW-038, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2015.
2014
An update on the developments and maturity of the NATO Education and Training Network (NETN) Federation Architecture and Federation Object Model (FOM).
Michael Mifsud, Björn Löfstrand, Jon Lloyd.
NATO Modelling and Simulation Group (NMSG) Multi-Workshop [MSG-126], STO-MP-MSG-126-022.
Meeting the NATO M&S Interoperability Challenge.
Wim Huiskamp, Adrian Voiculet, Erdal Cayirci, Björn Löfstrand, Bharat Patel, Lionel Khimeche, Kevin Heffner, Nico de Reus, Jean-Louis Igarza, Jeroen Voogd, Manfred Roza, Niels Krarup-Hansen.
M&S Journal 07/2014; 9(2):16
A Common Chemical, Biological & Radiological modelling capability: UK and NATO HLA-Evolved experimentation
Jon Lloyd, Nathan Newton, Russell Mills, David Désert, José Ruiz, Antony Hubervic, Lennart Olsson.
Proceedings of 2014 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 14F-SIW-021, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2014.
RPR FOM 2.0: A Federation Object Model for Defense Simulations
Björn Möller, Aaron Dubois, Patrice Le Leydour, René Verhage
Proceedings of 2014 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 14F-SIW-039, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2014.

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Solving Common Interoperability Challenges with HLA-to-HLA Bridging
Björn Möller, Fredrik Antelius, Martin Johansson, Linus Lindholm, Per-Philip Sollin
Proceedings of 2014 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 14F-SIW-064, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2014.
2013
Developing the HLA Tutorial Part Two: Towards Federation Design Patterns
Björn Möller, Fredrik Antelius, Mikael Karlsson
Proceedings of 2013 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 13F-SIW-031, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2013
Security in Simulation – A Step in the Right Direction
Stella Croom-Johnson, Wim Huiskamp, Björn Möller
Proceedings of 2013 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 13F-SIW-009, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2013

Extended FOM Module Merging Capabilities
Björn Möller, Andy Bowers, Mikael Karlsson, Björn Löfstrand
Proceedings of 2013 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 13S-SIW-004, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, April 2013.

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Three Perspectives on DSEEP and Security: Training Goals, Use Cases and the Selection of Security Measures
Björn Möller, Stella Croom-Johnson, Wim Huiskamp
Proceedings of 2013 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 13S-SIW-005, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, April 2013.

Building Time Managed Federations with Object Oriented HLA
Fredrik Antelius, Martin Johansson. Björn Möller
Proceedings of 2013 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 13S-SIW-020, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, April 2013.
2012
Developing an HLA Tutorial: Philosophy and Best Practices
Björn Möller, Steve Eriksson, Åsa Wihlborg.
Proceedings of 2012 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 12F-SIW-047, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2012.
Security in NATO Collective Mission Training – Problem Analysis and Solutions
Björn Möller, Stella Croom-Johnson, Tim Hartog, Wim Huiskamp, Cor Verkoelen, Glyn Jones, Matthew Bennett
Proceedings of 2012 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 12S-SIW-032, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, March 2012.
Practical Experiences from Four HLA Evolved Federations
Björn Möller, Filip Klasson, Björn Löfstrand, Per-Philip Sollin.
Proceedings of 2012 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 12S-SIW-057, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, March 2012.
2011
Scalable and Embeddable Data Logging for Live, Virtual and Constructive Simulation: HLA, Link 16, DIS and more
Björn Möller, Fredrik Antelius, Tom van den Berg, Roger Jansen
Proceedings of 2011 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 11F-SIW-055, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2011.
Toward a Data Logging Data Interchange Format: Use Cases and Requirements
Björn Möller, Fredrik Antelius, Ryan Brunton, Tom van den Berg, Remco Witberg
Proceedings of 2011 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 11F-SIW-060, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2011.

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Towards Multi-Level Security for NATO Collective Mission Training – a White Paper 
Björn Möller, Peter Karlsson, Stella Croom-Johnson, Tim Hartog, Wim Huiskamp, Cor Verkoelen, Glyn Jones, Martin Normann Nielsen, Ingvar Ståhl
Proceedings of 2011 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 11S-SIW-069, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, April 2011.
Time Representation and Interpretation in Simulation Interoperability – an Overview
Mikael Karlsson, Fredrik Antelius, Björn Möller
Proceedings of 2011 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 11S-SIW-049, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, April 2011.
2010
Processes and Tools for Management and Reuse of FOM Modules
Björn Möller, Fredrik Antelius, Martin Johansson, Björn Löfstrand, Åsa Wihlborg.
Proceedings of 2010 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 10F-SIW-031, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2010.

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Object-Oriented HLA – Does One Size Fit All?
Björn Möller, Fredrik Antelius.
Proceedings of 2010 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 10S-SIW-058, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, April 2010.

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2009
Logistics FOM Module in Snow Leopard: Recommendations by MSG-068 NATO Education and Training Network Task Group
Björn Löfstrand, Rachid Khayari, Konradin Keller, Klaus Greiwe, Peter Meyer zu Drewer, Torbjörn Hultén, Andy Bowers, Jean-Pierre Faye.
Proceedings of 2009 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop,09F-SIW-076, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization,September 2009.
Getting started with FOM Modules
Björn Möller, Björn Löfstrand.
Proceedings of 2009 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 09F-SIW-082, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2009.

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Early Experiences from Migrating to the HLA Evolved C++ and Java APIs
Björn Möller, Per-Philip Sollin, Mikael Karlsson, Fredrik Antelius
Proceedings of 2009 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 09S-SIW-083, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, March 2009.
2008
HLA Evolved – A Summary of Major Technical Improvements
Björn Möller, Katherine L Morse, Mike Lightner, Reed Little, Robert Lutz
Proceedings of 2008 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 08F-SIW-064, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2008
Simulating Rail Traffic Safety Systems using HLA 1516
Fred van Lieshout, Ferdinand Cornelissen, Jan Neuteboom, Björn Möller
Proceedings of 2008 Euro Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 08E-SIW-069, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, June 2008.
Using Google Earth for Scenario Development and HLA Federation Test & Integration
Björn Löfstrand, Björn Möller
Proceedings of 2008 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 08S-SIW-093, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, April 2008.
2007
Making Your BOMs and FOM Modules Play Together
Björn Möller, Paul Gustavson, Bob Lutz, Björn Löfstrand
Proceedings of 2007 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 07F-SIW-069, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2007.

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MSG-052 Knowledge Network for Federation Architecture and Design
Gunnar Öhlund, Björn Löfstrand, Fawzi Hassaine
Proceedings of 2007 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 07F-SIW-024, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2007.
Use Cases for the HLA Evolved Modular FOMs
Björn Möller, Björn Löfstrand
Proceedings of 2007 Euro Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 07E-SIW-040, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, June 2007.
An Overview of the HLA Evolved Modular FOMs
Björn Möller, Björn Löfstrand, Mikael Karlsson
Proceedings of 2007 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 07S-SIW-108,
Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, March 2007. Download here

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Developing Web Centric Federates and Federations using the HLA Evolved Web Services API
Björn Möller, Clarence Dahlin, Mikael Karlsson
Proceedings of 2007 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 07S-SIW-107, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, March 2007.

2006
A Management Overview of the HLA Evolved Web Service API
Björn Möller, Staffan Löf
Proceedings of 2006 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 06F-SIW-024, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2006.

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Pathfinder Integration Environment – Knowledge and Resources Documentation Enabling Efficient Reuse
NATO MSG-027 prepared by Andreas Tolk, presented by Björn Löfstrand
Proceedings of 2005 Euro Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 06E-SIW-007, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, June 2006.
A First Look at the HLA Evolved Web Service API
Björn Möller, Clarence Dahlin
Proceedings of 2005 Euro Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 06E-SIW-061, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, June 2006.

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Reducing Integration Time and Risk with the HLA Evolved Encoding Helpers
Björn Möller, Mikael Karlsson, Björn Löfstrand.
Proceedings of 2006 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 06S-SIW-042, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, April 2006.

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2005
Evolving the High Level Architecture for Modeling and Simulation
Roy Scrudder, Gary M. Lightner, Robert Lutz, Randy Saunders, Reed Little, Katherine L. Morse, Björn Möller
Proceedings of the 2005 Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation & Education Conference, Paper No. 2157, National Training Systems Association, December 2005.
Awards: Honorable mention (2nd best paper), Simulation track.

Common federation performance bottlenecks
Björn Möller, Björn Löfstrand
Proceedings of 2005 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 05F-SIW-044, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2005.
Developing well-balanced federations using the HLA Evolved smart update rate reduction
Björn Möller, Mikael Karlsson
Proceedings of 2005 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 05F-SIW-87, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2005.

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Gaming and HLA 1516 Interoperability within the Swedish Defense
Björn Möller, Björn Löfstrand, Björn Waller, Jouni Lindqvist, Robert Virding, Adam Backlund
Proceedings of 2005 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 05F-SIW-118, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2005.

Developing the Fault Tolerance Support Extensions for HLA Evolved
Björn Möller, Mikael Karlsson
Proceedings of 2005 Euro Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 05E-SIW-019, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, June 2005.
Making RTI Tuning Easy with Performance Profiles
Björn Möller, Mikael Karlsson
Proceedings of 2005 Euro Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 05E-SIW-020, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, June 2005.

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Developing and Deploying the Thai Army Tactical Trainer Using HLA 1516
Pongsatorn P. Sukhum, Björn Möller
Proceedings of 2005 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 05S-SIW-046, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, April 2005.

Developing Fault Tolerant Federations using HLA Evolved
Björn Möller, Björn Löfstrand, Mikael Karlsson
Proceedings of 2005 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 05S-SIW-048, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, April 2005.

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Mixing Service Oriented and High Level Architectures in Support of the GIG
Björn Möller, Staffan Löf
Proceedings of 2005 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 05S-SIW-064, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, April 2005.

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Towards Fault Tolerant RTIs, Federates and Federations
Trevor Pearce, Björn Möller
Proceedings of 2005 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 05S-SIW-129, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, April 2005.
2004
Design Principles for a Grid-Based HLA Federation
Katherine Morse, David Drake, Ryan Brunton, Björn Möller, Mikael Karlsson
Proceedings of 2004 Euro Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 04E-SIW-055, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, June 2004.
Scenario Management – Common Design Principles and Data Interchange Formats
Björn Löfstrand, Ville Kärkkäinen, Michael Ericsson, Maj Johansson, Johan Strand, Harald Lepp
Proceedings of 2004 Euro Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 04E-SIW-070, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, June 2004.

HLA Compliance Certification: Lessons learned from the US past activity and current developments within NATA and PfP nations
Mark Crooks, Jean-Louis Igarza, Staffan Löf, Philomena Zimmerman, Chris Turrell
Proceedings of 2004 Euro Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 04E-SIW-071, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, June 2004.

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Practical Experiences from HLA 1.3 to HLA IEEE 1516 Interoperability
Björn Möller, Lennart Olsson
Proceedings of 2004 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 04F-SIW-045, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2004.
2003
HLA Design Patterns for Agent Based Federates
Björn Löfstrand, Jennie Byström, Magnus Johansson
Proceedings of 2003 Euro Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 03E-SIW-015, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, June 2003.
Configuration and Initialization – Process Definition and Tool Development Within Euclid RTP 11.13
Jan Jelle Boomgaardt, Magnus Johansson
Proceedings of 2003 Euro Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 03E-SIW-059, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, June 2003
RTI performance in a wider scope
Magnus Johansson, Peter Karlsson
Proceedings of 2003 Euro Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 03E-SIW-074, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, June 2003

Creating System Integration Simulation Environments: Common Design Principles, A Component-Based Reference FOM and a System-of-Systems Federation Development Process
Dr. Judith S. Dahmann, Gunnar Öhlund, Björn Löfstrand, Staffan Löf, Dr. Gary Eiserman, Jayne Talbott
Proceedings of 2003 Euro Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 03E-SIW-075, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, June 2003. Get the paper from SISO

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An In-Depth Look at RTI Process Models
Mikael Karlsson, Peter Karlsson
Proceedings of 2003 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop. 03S-SIW-055, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, March 2003. Download here
1991-2001
Modeling Component-Based Intelligent Agents in an HLA-Environment using an Agent Development Tool
Jennie Byström, Magnus Johansson, Staffan Löf
Proceedings of 2001 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 01F-SIW-008, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2001. Download here
pRTI™ 1516 – Rationale and Design
Mikael Karlsson, Lennart Olsson
Proceedings of 2001 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 01F-SIW-038, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 2001. Download here
Knowledge Acquisition, Verification and Validation in an Expert System for Improved Traffic Safety
Lisa Herland, Björn Möller, Rein Schandersson
Transportation Research Record – Journal of the Transportation Research Board 1739, pp 83-91, US Transportation Research Board, 2000, ISBN: 0309067421, ISSN: 03611981
Lessons Learned and Benefits of CAFDE Tool Integration
Jane T. Bachman, Reggie Chen, Björn Löfstrand and Mark McAuliffe
Proceedings of 1999 Fall Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 99F-SIW-074, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, September 1999. Get the paper from SISO
HLA as Conceptual Basis for a Multi-Agent Environment
Jennie Andersson, Staffan Löf
Proceedings of 8th Conference on Computer Generated Forces and Behavioral Representation, 8TH-CGF-033, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, May 1999. Download here
Experiences from Implementing an RTI in Java
Mikael Karlsson, Staffan Löf, Björn Löfstrand
Proceedings of 1998 Spring Simulation Interoperability Workshop, 98S-SIW-062, Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization, March 1998.