263-2100-00L  Research Topics in Software Engineering

SemesterAutumn Semester 2017
LecturersP. Müller, T. Gross, M. Püschel, M. Vechev
Periodicitysemester course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentNumber of participants limited to 22.

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AbstractThis seminar is an opportunity to become familiar with current research in software engineering and more generally with the methods and challenges of scientific research.
ObjectiveEach student will be asked to study some papers from the recent software engineering literature and review them. This is an exercise in critical review and analysis. Active participation is required (a presentation of a paper as well as participation in discussions).
ContentThe aim of this seminar is to introduce students to recent research results in the area of programming languages and software engineering. To accomplish that, students will study and present research papers in the area as well as participate in paper discussions. The papers will span topics in both theory and practice, including papers on program verification, program analysis, testing, programming language design, and development tools. A particular focus will be on domain-specific languages.
LiteratureThe publications to be presented will be announced on the seminar home page at least one week before the first session.
Prerequisites / NoticeOrganizational note: the seminar will meet only when there is a scheduled presentation. Please consult the seminar's home page for information.

Performance assessment

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Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersP. Müller, T. Gross, M. Püschel, M. Vechev
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
Course attendance confirmation requiredNo
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.

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263-2100-00 SResearch Topics in Software Engineering2 hrs
Thu15-17CAB G 59 »
P. Müller, T. Gross, M. Püschel, M. Vechev


Places22 at the most
Waiting listuntil 04.10.2017

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