Issue No. 05 - September/October (2003 vol. 20)
Robert France , Colorado State University
Sudipto Ghosh , Colorado State University
Eunjee Song , Colorado State University
Dae-Kyoo Kim , Colorado State University
<p>Design patterns capture development solutions to design problems in forms that make the designs more modular, modifiable, reusable, and understandable. This metamodeling approach to pattern-based refactoring of design models incorporates the precise specification of design patterns and transformation rules.</p>
E. Song, D. Kim, S. Ghosh and R. France, "A Metamodeling Approach to Pattern-Based Model Refactoring," in IEEE Software, vol. 20, no. , pp. 52?58, 2003.