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Software Metrics, IEEE International Symposium on (2001)
London, England
Apr. 4, 2001 to Apr. 6, 2001
ISSN: 1530-1435
ISBN: 0-7695-1043-4
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Foreword (PDF)

pp. viii
Keynote
Session 1: Software Effort and Cost

Building A Software Cost Estimation Model Based On Categorical Data (Abstract)

I. Stamelos , University of Thessaloniki
L. Angelis , University of Thessaloniki
M. Morisio , Politecnico di Torino
pp. 4

Using Public Domain Metrics To Estimate Software Development Effort (Abstract)

Ross Jeffery , University of New South Wales
Melanie Ruhe , University of Kaiserslautern
Isabella Wieczorek , Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering
pp. 16

Predicting With Sparse Data (Abstract)

Michelle Cartwright , Bournemouth University
Martin Shepperd , Bournemouth University
pp. 28
Session 2: Software Inspections

Investigating The Impact Of Reading Techniques On The Accuracy Of Different Defect Content Estimation Techniques (Abstract)

Bernd Freimut , Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering
Stefan Biffl , Vienna University of Technology
Oliver Laitenberger , Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering
pp. 51

Influence Of Team Size And Defect Detection Technique On Inspection Effectiveness (Abstract)

Stefan Biffl , Vienna University of Technology
Walter Gutjahr , University of Vienna
pp. 63
Session 3A: Software Projects

Assessing the Benefits of Imputing ERP Projects with Missing Data (Abstract)

Erik Stensrud , Stensrud Consulting
Ulf Olsson , Norwegian School of Management
Ingunn Myrtveit , Norwegian School of Management
pp. 78

A Fuzzy Logic Based Set of Measures for Software Project Similarity: Validation and Possible Improvements (Abstract)

Alain Abran , Software Engineering Management Research Laboratory
Ali Idri , Software Engineering Management Research Laboratory
pp. 85
Session 3B: Software Modules

Measuring Coupling and Cohesion of Software Modules: An Information-Theory Approach (Abstract)

Taghi M. Khoshgoftaar , Florida Atlantic University
Edward B. Allen , Mississippi State University
Ye Chen , Florida Atlantic University
pp. 124

Cohesion is Structural, Coherence is Functional: Different Views, Different Measures (Abstract)

Vojislav B. Misic , The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
pp. 135
Session 4A: Panel
Session 4B: Testing

Usage Measurement for Statistical Web Testing and Reliability Analysis (Abstract)

Jeff Tian , Southern Methodist University
Chaitanya Kallepalli , Southern Methodist University
pp. 148

An Experiment on Lead-Time Impact in Testing of Distributed Real-Time Systems (Abstract)

Niclas Bauer , Telelogic AB
Lars Bratthall , Oslo University
Per Runeson , Lund University
Thomas Olsson , Lund University
pp. 159

Understanding and Measuring the Sources of Variation in the Prioritization of Regression Test Suites (Abstract)

Sebastian Elbaum , University of Nebraska
David Gable , University of Nebraska
Gregg Rothermel , Oregon State University
pp. 169
Session 5A: State-of-the-Art Seminars
Session 5B: Maintenance and Evolution

Defining and Applying Metrics in the Context of Continuing Software Evolution (Abstract)

Juan F. Ramil , Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine
Meir M. Lehman , Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine
pp. 199

Evaluating Software Degradation through Entropy (Abstract)

Danilo Caivano , Universit? di Bari
Alessandro Bianchi , Universit? di Bari
Giuseppe Visaggio , Universit? di Bari
Filippo Lanubile , Universit? di Bari
pp. 210
Session 6A: Software Measurement Infrastructure

A Targeted Assessment of the Software Measurement Process (Abstract)

Michael Berry , CSIRO Mathematical and Information Sciences
Michiel F. Vandenbroek , Motorola Australia Software Centre
pp. 222

V-GQM: A Feed-Back Approach to Validation of a GQM Study (Abstract)

Thomas Olsson , Lund University
Per Runeson , Lund University
pp. 236
Session 6B: Object-Oriented Systems and COTS

The Impact of Design Properties on Development Cost in Object-Oriented Systems (Abstract)

Lionel C. Briand , Carleton University
Jürgen Wüst , Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering
pp. 260

Robustness and Diagnosability of OO Systems Designed by Contracts (Abstract)

Yves Le Traon , IRISA, Campus Universitaire de Beaulieu
Benoit Baudry , IRISA, Campus Universitaire de Beaulieu
Jean-Marc Jézéquel , IRISA, Campus Universitaire de Beaulieu
pp. 272

A Method for Efficient Measurement-based COTS Assessment and Selection -Method Description and Evaluation Results (Abstract)

Dietmar Pfahl , Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering
G. Chrobok-Diening , Siemens AG
Michael Ochs , Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering
B. Nothhelfer-Kolb , Siemens AG
pp. 285
Session 7A: Industrial Application and Experiences

Making the Software Factory Work: Lessons from a Decade of Experience (Abstract)

Mayuram Krishnan , University of Michigan Business School
Harvey P. Siy , Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies
George T. Tucker , Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies
Audris Mockus , Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies
James D. Herbsleb , Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies
pp. 317
Session 7B: Prediction

Measurement, Prediction and Risk Analysis for Web Applications (Abstract)

Rachel Fewster , The University of Auckland
Emilia Mendes , The University of Auckland
pp. 338

Using Simulation to Evaluate Prediction Techniques (Abstract)

Gada Kadoda , Bournemouth University
Martin Shepperd , Bournemouth University
pp. 349
Keynote

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 363
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