Guest Editor's Introduction: 2009 International Conference on Software Engineering
Joanne M. Atlee Paola Inverardi
Pages: pp. 3-4
About the Authors
Joanne M. Atlee received the PhD and MS degrees in computer science from the University of Maryland, the BS degree in computer science and physics from the College of William and Mary, and also holds the PEng license. She is an associate professor in the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science at the University of Waterloo, Canada. Her research interests include software modeling, automated analysis of software models, modular software development, feature interactions, and software-engineering education. She serves on the editorial boards for Software and Systems Modeling and Requirements Engineering. She is an at-large member of the ACM SIGSOFT Executive Committee and is a member of the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) Working Group 2.9 on Software Requirements Engineering. She was program cochair for the 31st International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE '09) and was program chair for the 13th IEEE Requirements Engineering Conference (RE '05).
Paola Inverardi is a professor of computer science at the University of L'Aquila, Italy, where she leads the Software Engineering and Architecture Research Group. Her main research area is in the application of rigorous methods to software production in order to improve software quality. In the last decade her research interests concentrated in the field of software architectures, mobile applications, and adaptive systems. She serves on the editorial boards of the IEEE Transaction of Software Engineering and Springer Computing. She has been general chair or program chair of leading conferences in software technology (i.e. ASE '08, ICSE '09, ESEC/FSE '03). She is chair of the ICSE Steering Committee and a member of the ACM Europe Council.