Research

Research Interests | Publications | Research Projects | Awards

Research Interests

My research interests are in the areas of software engineering and security engineering with a focus on

  • Software Testing
  • Software Process
  • Empirical Software Engineering
  • Security Testing
  • Software Quality

  • Requirements Engineering
  • Software Risk Management
  • Industry-Academia Collaboration
  • Software Engineering Education
  • Model-Driven Software Engineering

Publications

See my list of publications on DBLPGoogle Scholar or ResearchGate.

See also the following Word Cloud of my publication titles (generated here)

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 Research Projects

  • Smart Testing – Risk-Based Testing for SME
    Personal Role: Principal Co-Investigator
    Funding Agency: FFG, Austria
  • MOBSTECO – Model-Based Security Testing of Clouds
    Personal Role: Principal Co-Investigator
    Funding Agency: FWF, Austria
  • Quality Engineering Laura Bassi Lab – Living Models for Open Systems
    Personal Role: Sub-Project Manager
    Funding Agency: FFG, Austria
  • MATE – Model Based Acceptance Testing
    Personal Role: Senior Researcher
    Funding Agency: FWF, Austria
  • EternalS – Trustworthy Eternal Systems via Evolving Software, Data and Knowledge
    Personal Role: Task Force Leader
    Funding Agency: European Commission FP 7, EU

  • Secure Change
    Personal Role: Researcher
    Funding Agency: European Commission FP 7, EU
  • Comarch Innovation Lab
    Personal Role: Project Coordinator
    Funding Agency: Comarch AG, Polish Company
  • Telling TestStories – Model-Based Quality Assurance of Complex Cooperative Systeme
    Personal Role: Project Coordinator
    Funding Agency: trans IT, Austria

Awards

2016 Best Research Paper Award at SWQD 2016
2016 Outstanding Reviewer Status for Elsevier’s IST Journal
2015 Best Paper Award at conference PROFES 2015
2015 Promotion Award for Science of the State of Tyrol
2013 Industrial Experience Best Paper Award at conference SWQD 2013
2011 Research Award 2011 of Tyrolean Chamber of Commerce
2010 Best Paper Award at conference VALID 2010
2004 Merit Scholarship of Faculty of Natural Sciences at University of Innsbruck, Austria
2003 Merit Scholarship of Faculty of Natural Sciences at University of Innsbruck, Austria
2002 Merit Scholarship of Faculty of Natural Sciences at University of Innsbruck, Austria