Conferences

  1. K. El Emam and I. Wieczorek: “The repeatability of code defect classifications.” In Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering, IEEE CS Press, 1998.
  2. L. Briand, K. El Emam, and B. Freimut: “A comparison and integration of capture-recapture models and the detection profile method.” In Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering, IEEE CS Press, 1998.
  3. L. Briand, K. El Emam, and I. Wieczorek: “A case study in productivity benchmarking: Methods and lessons learned.” In Proceedings of the 9th European Software Control and Metrics Conference, Shaker Publishing B.V., The Netherlands, 1998.
  4. L. Briand, K. El Emam, and F. Bomarius: “COBRA: A hybrid method for software cost estimation, benchmarking, and risk assessment.” In Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Software Engineering, 1998.
  5. L. Briand, K. El Emam, O. Laitenberger, and T. Fussbroich: “Using simulation to build inspection efficiency benchmarks for development projects.” In Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Software Engineering, 1998.
  6. J. M. Simon, K. El Emam, S. Rousseau, E. Jacquet, and F. Babey: “The reliability of ISO/IEC PDTR 15504 assessments.” In Proceedings of the ESI/ISCN Conference, November 1997.
  7. L. Briand, K. El Emam, B. Freimut, and O. Laitenberger: “Quantitative evaluation of capture-recapture models to control software inspections.” In Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering, IEEE CS Press, 1997.
    This also received the best paper award.
  8. P. Fusaro, K. El Emam, and B. Smith: “Evaluating the interrater agreement of process capability ratings.” In Proceedings of the 4th International Software Metrics Symposium, IEEE CS Press, 1997.
  9. K. El Emam, D. Hoeltje, and N. H. Madhavji: “Causal Analysis of the requirements change process for a large system.” In Proceedings of the International Conference on Software Maintenance, IEEE CS Press, 1997.
  10. K. El Emam, R. Smith. and P. Fusaro: “Modelling the reliability of SPICE based assessments.” In Proceedings of the International Symposium on Software Engineering Standards, IEEE CS Press, 1997.
  11. V. Basili, S. Condon, K. El Emam, B. Hendrick, and W. Melo: “Characterizing and modeling the cost of rework in a library of reusable software components.” In Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Software Engineering, 1997.
  12. B. Smith and K. El Emam: “Transitioning to phase 2 of the SPICE trials.” In Proceedings of SPICE, 1996.
  13. K. El Emam and D. R. Goldenson: “Description and evaluation of the SPICE phase one trials assessments.” In Proceedings of the International Software Consulting Network Conference, 1996.
  14. G. Perez, K. El Emam, and N. H. Madhavji: “Evaluating the congruence of a software process model in a given environment.” In Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on the Software Process, 1996.
  15. K. El Emam, B. Shostak, and N. H. Madhavji: “Implementing concepts from the Personal Software Process in an industrial setting.” In Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on the Software Process, 1996.
  16. K. El Emam, D. R. Goldenson, L. Briand, and P. Marshall: “Interrater agreement in SPICE-based assessments: Some preliminary results.” In Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on the Software Process, 1996.
  17. K. El Emam and D. R. Goldenson: “Some results from the SPICE phase one trials assessments.” In Proceedings of the VII Conferencia International de Technologia de Software: Qualidade de Software, Curitiba, Brazil, 1996.
  18. D. R. Goldenson and K. El Emam: “The international SPICE trials: Project description and initial results.” In Proceedings of the 8th Software Engineering Process Group Conference, May 1996.
  19. L. Briand, K. El Emam, and W. Melo: “An inductive method for process improvement: Concrete steps and guidelines.” In Proceedings of the ESI-ISCN Conference on Practical Improvement of Software Processes and Products, September 1995.
  20. K. El Emam and D. R. Goldenson: “SPICE: An empiricist’s perspective.” In Proceedings of the Second IEEE International Software Engineering Standards Symposium, August 1995.