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Philosophy of engineering is a reasonably new field of thought when compared to philosophy of science or technology (pauli, 2012 vermaas. He developed the discipline's first unifying philosophy—”unit operations”—which revolutionized the design of chemical engineering processes and equipment. These questions were explored in a series of seminars at the royal academy of engineering, bringing philosophers and engineers together for stimulating. Wsp's mark bessoudo explains why engineers should read more philosophy and the crucial importance of integrating ethics as a complement to their technical.