Journals

  1. K. El Emam and A. Carleton: “The application of statistics in software engineering.” In Journal of Systems and Software 73(2), October 2004.
  2. J. Barnard, K. El Emam, and D. Zubrow: “Using capture-recapture models for the reinspection decision.” In Software Quality Professional 5(2), March 2003.
  3. B. Kitchenham, S-L Pfleeger, L. Pickard, P. Jones, D. Hoaglin, K. El Emam, and J. Rosenberg: “Preliminary guidelines for empirical research in software engineering.” In IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering 28(8), August 2002.
  4. K. El Emam, S. Benlarbi, N. Goel, W. Melo, H. Lounis, and S. Rai: “The optimal class size for object-oriented software.” In IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering 28(5), 2002.
  5. H-W. Jung, R. Hunter, D. Goldenson, and K. El Emam: “Findings from Phase Two of the SPICE Trials.” In Software Process: Improvement and Practice, 6, 2001.
  6. K. El Emam: “Ethics and Open Source.” In Empirical Software Engineering: An International Journal, Kluwer Academic Publishers 6(4), 2001.
  7. K. El Emam and H-W Jung: “An empirical evaluation of the ISO/IEC 15504 assessment model.” In the Journal of Systems and Software 59(1), 2001.
  8. K. El Emam, D. Goldenson, J. McCurley, and J. Herbsleb: “Modelling the likelihood of software process improvement: An exploratory study.” In Empirical Software Engineering: An International Journal 6, 2001.
  9. K. El Emam and O. Laitenberger: “Evaluating capture-recapture models with two inspectors.” In IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering 27(9), 2001.
  10. K. Strike, K. El Emam, and N. Madhavji: “Software cost estimation with incomplete data.” In IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering 27(20), 2001.
  11. K. El Emam, S. Benlarbi, N. Goel, and S. Rai: “The confounding effect of class size on the validity of object-oriented metrics.” In IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering 27(7), 2001.
  12. K. El Emam, W. Melo, and J. Machado: “The prediction of faulty classes using object-oriented design metrics.” In Journal of Systems and Software 56(1), 2001.
  13. O. Laitenberger, K. El Emam, and T. Harbich: “An internally replicated quasi-experimental comparison of checklist and perspective-based reading of code documents.” In IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering 27(5), 2001.
  14. X. Zhong, N. Madhavji, and K. El Emam: “Critical factors affecting personal software processes.” In IEEE Software, November/December 2000.
  15. O. Laitenberger, C. Atkinson, M. Schlich, and K. El Emam: “An experimental comparison of reading techniques for defect detection in UML design documents.” In Journal of Systems and Software 53(2), 2000.
  16. K. El Emam, S. Benlarbi, N. Goel, and S. Rai: “Comparing case-based reasoning classifiers for predicting high-risk software components.” In Journal of Systems and Software 55(3), 2000.
  17. K. El Emam and D. Goldenson: “An empirical review of software process assessments.” In Advances in Computers, Academic Press 53, 2000.
  18. K. El Emam and A. Birk: “Validating the ISO/IEC 15504 measure of software requirements analysis process capability.” In IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering 26(6), June 2000.
  19. K. El Emam and I. Garro: “Estimating the extent of standards use: The case of ISO/IEC 15504.” In Journal of Systems and Software 53(2), 2000.
  20. L. Briand, K. El Emam, B. Freimut, and O. Laitenberger: “A comprehensive evaluation of capture-recapture models for estimating software defect content.” In IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering 26(6), June 2000.
  21. K. El Emam and A. Birk: “Validating the ISO/IEC 15504 measures of software development process capability.” In Journal of Systems and Software 51(2), 2000.
  22. K. El Emam, O. Laitenberger, and T. Harbich: “The application of subjective estimates of effectiveness to controlling software inspections.” In Journal of Systems and Software, 54, 2000.
  23. K. El Emam: “Benchmarking Kappa: Interrater agreement in software process assessments.” In Empirical Software Engineering: An International Journal 4, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1999.
  24. K. El Emam and N. H. Madhavji: “Editorial: Introduction to special issue on organizational change in software process improvement.” In Software Process Improvement and Practice, 4(4), John Wiley, 1998.
  25. J-M Simon, K. El Emam, S. Rousseau, E. Jacquet, and F. Babey: “The reliability of ISO/IEC PDTR 15504 assessments.” In Software Process Improvement and Practice Journal 3, John Wiley, 1997.