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Self-Perceptions about Software Engineering: A Survey of Scientists and Engineers
Found in: Computing in Science & Engineering
By Jeffrey Carver,Dustin Heaton,Lorin Hochstein,Roscoe Bartlett
Issue Date:January 2013
pp. 7-11
Scientists and engineers devote considerable effort to developing large, complex codes to solve important problems. However, while they often develop useful code, many scientists and engineers are frequently unaware of how various software engineering prac...
Building reputation in StackOverflow: An empirical investigation
Found in: 2013 10th IEEE Working Conference on Mining Software Repositories (MSR 2013)
By Amiangshu Bosu,Christopher S. Corley,Dustin Heaton,Debarshi Chatterji,Jeffrey C. Carver,Nicholas A. Kraft
Issue Date:May 2013
pp. 89-92
StackOverflow (SO) contributors are recognized by reputation scores. Earning a high reputation score requires technical expertise and sustained effort. We analyzed the SO data from four perspectives to understand the dynamics of reputation building on SO. ...
Enabling citizen roboticists
Found in: Proceedings of the 49th Annual Southeast Regional Conference (ACM-SE '11)
By Dustin Heaton, Jeffrey C. Carver, Monica Anderson
Issue Date:March 2011
pp. 312-313
Citizen roboticists are lay people who conduct robotics research with the goal of improving the quality of life. The authors surveyed citizen roboticists (i.e. hobbyists) at a conference and via mailing lists to determine the software they need to support ...