Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Dot gov

The .gov means it’s official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you’re on a federal government site.


The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

UML Model for the IEEE 1451.1 Standard



Kang B. Lee, Yuyin Song


The IEEE 1451.1 Standard for Smart Transducer Interface for Sensors and Actuators- Network Capable Application Processor (NCAP) Information Model was established to define a common objective model and interface specification for the components of a networked smart transducer. The Unified Modeling Language (UML) is a powerful tool for object-oriented modeling and design of complex systems. There is no existing UML model for the IEEEE 1451.1 standard. This paper describes the development of an UML model for the IEEE 1451.1 standard. It will provide a way to shorten the develpment time for IEEE 1451.1 to other standard such as MIMOSA and OSA-CBM, which are used for condition-based maintenance of equipment.
Conference Dates
May 20-22, 2003
Conference Location
Vail, CO
Conference Title
IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference


IEEE 1451, interoperability, MIMOSA, NCAP, OSA-CBM, sensor interface, smart sensor, smart transducer, UML
Created January 1, 2003, Updated February 19, 2017