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Software & Systems Modeling

Software & Systems Modeling

Editors-in-Chief: J. Gray; B. Rumpe

ISSN: 1619-1366 (print version)
ISSN: 1619-1374 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10270

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Editors-in-Chief

Jeff Gray
University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL, USA
gray@cs.ua.edu
Phone: +1-205-348-2847

Bernhard Rumpe
RWTH Aachen, Germany
Bernhard.Rumpe@sosym.org
Phone: +49-241-80-21301

Assistant Editors

Geri Georg

Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO, USA
georg@cs.colostate.edu
Phone: +1-970-491-6765

Martin Schindler

RWTH Aachen, Germany
schindler@se-rwth.de
Phone: +49-241-80-21322

Associate Editors

Marsha Chechik
(Canada)
Martin Gogolla (Germany)
Jean-Marc Jezequel (France)

Advisory Board

Egidio Astesiano (Italy)
Jean Bézivin (France)
Grady Booch (USA)
Manfred Broy (Germany)
David Harel (Israel)
Michael Jackson (UK)
Thomas S.E. Maibaum (Canada)
Pierre-Alain Muller (France)
Wolfgang Reisig (Germany)
Bran V. Selic (Canada)

Editorial Board

Perry Alexander
(USA)
Daniel Amyot (Canada)
Colin Atkinson (Germany)
Joanne Atlee (Canada)
Benoit Baudry (France)
James M. Bieman (USA)
Gordon Blair (UK)
Ruth Breu (Austria)
Lionel Briand (Luxembourg)
Jean-Michel Bruel (France)
Jordi Cabot (Spain)
Betty H.C. Cheng (USA)
Tony Clark (UK)
Philippe Collet (France)
Benoit Combemale
(France)
Juan De Lara (Spain)
Jürgen Dingel (Canada)
Heiko Dörr (Germany)
Alexander Egyed (Austria)
Gregor Engels (Germany)
Ulrich Frank (Germany)
Sébastien Gérard (France)
Martin Glinz (Switzerland)
Hassan Gomaa (USA)
Esther Guerra (Spain)
Alan Hartman (Israel)
Oystein Haugen (Norway)
Constance L. Heitmeyer (USA)
Zhenjiang Hu (Japan)
Heinrich Hussmann (Germany)
Gabor Karsai (USA)
Jörg Kienzle (Canada)
Ingolf Krüger (USA)
Thomas Kühne (New Zealand)
Kevin Lano (UK)
Yves Le Traon (Luxembourg)
Gary T. Leavens (USA)
Timothy C. Lethbridge (Canada)
Hong Mei (China)
Dragan Milicev (Serbia)
Ana Moreira (Portugal)
Richard F. Paige (UK)
Dorina C. Petriu (Canada)
Robert Pettit (USA)
Alfonso Pierantonio
(Italy)
Alexander Pretschner (Germany)
Ina Schäfer (Germany)
Bernhard Schätz (Germany)
Andy Schürr (Germany)
Perdita Stevens (UK)
Ketil Stølen (Norway)
Gabrielle Taentzer (Germany)
Juha-Pekka Tolvanen (Finland)
Antonio Vallecillo (Spain)
Wil van der Aalst (The Netherlands)
Dániel Varró (Hungary)
Andrzej Wasowski (Denmark)
Jon Whittle (Australia)
Roel W. Wieringa (The Netherlands)
Manuel Wimmer (Austria)

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    Software and Systems Modeling (SoSyM) is a quarterly international journal (published in English) that focuses on theoretical and practical issues pertaining to the development and application of software and system modeling languages and techniques. The aim of the journal is to publish highquality works that further understanding of the theoretical underpinnings of modeling languages and techniques, present rigorous analyses of modeling experiences, and introduce scalable modeling techniques and processes that facilitate rigorous, efficient or economical development of software.

    The journal is unique in its emphasis on theoretical foundations of modeling languages and techniques, and on rigorous analyses of "realworld" modeling experiences. The balance of theoretical works and works based on indepth analyses of experiences offers insights to researchers that can inform future investigations into better modeling languages and techniques, and provides modeling practitioners with a deeper understanding of modeling languages and techniques that can lead to more effective application.

    The journal targets researchers, practitioners and students who have a vested interest in results generated by highquality modeling research and by rigorously analyzed modeling experiences.

    We invite authors to submit papers that discuss and analyze research challenges and experiences pertaining to software and system modeling languages, techniques, tools, practices and other facets. The following are some of the topic areas that are of special interest, but the journal publishes on a wide range of software and systems modeling concerns:

    • Domain-specific models and modeling standards
    • Model-based testing techniques
    • Model-based simulation techniques
    • Formal syntax and semantics of modeling languages such as the UML
    • Rigorous model-based analysis
    • Model composition, refinement and transformation
    • Software Language Engineering
    • Modeling Languages in Science and Engineering
    • Language Adaptation and Composition
    • Metamodeling techniques
    • Measuring quality of models and languages
    • Ontological approaches to model engineering
    • Generating test and code artifacts from models
    • Model synthesis
    • Methodology
    • Model development tool environments
    • Modeling Cyberphysical Systems
    • Data intensive modeling
    • Derivation of explicit models from data
    • Case studies and experience reports with significant modeling lessons learned
    • Comparative analyses of modeling languages and techniques
    • Scientific assessment of modeling practices

    More information can be found at http://sosym.org, which contains recent editorials, as well as information about the submission process for different paper categories (such as regular survey/overview, and special themes).

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