Advisory Board and Editors Software Engineering

Perry Alexander

AT&T Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Director of the Information and Telecommunication Technology Center at the University of Kansas; Senior Member IEEE; Senior Member ACM; Past Chair IEEE Engineering of Computer-Based Systems Technical Committee.

Jan A Bergstra

Born in Rotterdam, PhD math. Utrecht 1976, with Leiden University till 1982,
with CWI Amsterdam till 1985, subsequently with the University of Amsterdam (UoA). Professor of software engineering since 1985, with Philips Research during 1988/9, visiting professor of informatics in Swansea. Currently director of Informatics Institute of the UoA Faculty of Science, Chair Informatics Section of Academia Europaea. Editor-in-chief of Science of Computer Programming. Also with Minstroom Research BV

Mario Luca Bernardi

Mario Luca Bernardi received the Laurea degree in Computer Science Engineering from the University of Naples Federico II, Italy, in 2003 and the Ph.D. degree in Information Engineering from the University of Sannio in 2007.

Since 2003 I have worked as a researcher in the field of software engineering writing several papers published in journals and conference proceedings. My main research interests include software maintenance and testing, software reuse, software reverse engineering and reengineering, with particular interest on software modularization.
I also served both as a member of the program and organizing committees of several international conferences, and as reviewer of papers submitted to some of the main journals and magazines in the field of data mining, software engineering, software maintenance and program comprehension.

Currently I am an Assistant Professor at Giustino Fortunato University , holding the courses of "Computer Science" and "Software Systems and Services" for the Avionics Science and Technologies master degree.

Dirk Beyer

Dirk Beyer is Professor of Computer Science and has a Research Chair for Software Systems at the University of Passau, Germany. Before, he worked at Simon Fraser University, B.C., Canada, at EPFL in Lausanne, Switzerland, and at UC Berkeley, CA, USA. His research focuses on models, algorithms, and tools for the construction and analysis of reliable software systems. He is the principal designer and implementor of several successful tools, for example, CCVisu, CPAchecker, CrocoPat, and BLAST.

Christian Bird

Christian Bird is a researcher in the empirical software engineering group at Microsoft Research.  Christian received B.S. from BYU and his Ph.D. from U.C. Davis.

Ken Birman

The N. Rama Rao Professor of Computer Science at Cornell University. ACM and IEEE Fellow, winner of the 2009 IEEE Kanai Award. Ken works on secure, fault tolerant, systems in cloud computing and other distributed settings. His technology helped create the foundation for today's large cloud computing data centers and services, and has also played key roles in air traffic control systems, stock exchanges, factory automation, telecommunications switching systems and many other settings.

Brian Blake

Professor of Computer Science with secondary appointments in Electrical Engineering and Human Genetics. Vice Provost and Dean of the Graduate School, University of Miami. Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Internet Computing and Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Services Computing. Senior Member of IEEE and Distinguished Scientist for the ACM

Grady Booch

Grady is recognized for his innovative work in software engineering. Grady is an IBM Fellow and has also been given the honor of Fellow for the Association for Computing Machinery and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. He has been awarded the Lovelace Medal and has given the Turing Lecture on behalf of the British Computer Society. Author of six best-selling books, Grady has published hundreds of technical articles and has lectured extensively around the world.

Christoph Csallner

My main research interests are in software engineering, especially in program analysis and automated testing.

David De Roure

David De Roure is Professor of e-Research at University of Oxford and Director of the Oxford e-Research Centre. He is a Strategic Advisor to the Economic and Social Research Council in the area of Social Media Data. Working on the intersection of humanities, social science, and computer science, David conducts research on social machines, computational musicology, large scale sociotechnical systems, cyber security and social computing.

Peter Denning

Distinguished professor of computer science at Naval Postgraduate School. Past president of ACM. Past editor in chief of Communications of ACM. Currently editor of ACM Ubiquity. Author of ten books, most recent Great Principles of Computing (MIT Press 2015). Author of over four hundred scientific papers and articles.

Elisabetta Di Nitto

Elisabetta Di Nitto is an associate professor at Politecnico di Milano. Her research interests are mainly on software engineering, cloud computing, process support systems, service-centric applications, dynamic software architectures, and autonomic systems. She has served in the Editorial Board of IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, SOCA Journal, Journal of Software: Evolution and Process. She has been program co-chair of ASE 2010 and ServiceWave 2010 and general chair of ESEC/FSE 2015.