Current Editorial Members
Robert Blumen is a software developer with over 20 years of experience in programming, design, architecture, and media. His interests include building systems that scale, high availability, SQL and NoSQL, big data, java programming, messaging, web applications, and devops. Robert is a graduate of Stanford University and the University of California Berkeley. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Davide Falessi is a research scientist at the Measurement and Knowledge Management Division of Fraunhofer Center for Experimental Software Engineering in Maryland (CESE), a nonprofit research and technology transfer organization. His research interests focus on applying and empirically evaluating solutions to concrete software engineering problems. Davide holds a PhD, MSc, and BSc in computer engineering from the University of Rome, Tor Vergata, Italy. Davide is the editor of IEEE Software‘s multimedia content, which aims at clarifying key concepts and adding another dimension to the reader experience.
Martin Lippert is a consultant and coach at akquinet agile GmbH. While he is helping teams to become more agile he also authored several articles on rich client and server-side development with Eclipse and Eclipse runtime technology for the german Eclipse magazine and investigated the combination of aspect and Eclipse technology. He is involved as a committer in the Equinox Incubator project. He can be reached via martinlippert.com.
Neil Maiden is professor of Software Engineering and head of the Centre for HCI Design at City University in London. He has published more than 100 refereed papers on requirements engineering, and was program chair of the 2004 IEEE International Conference on Requirements Engineering. His current interests include scenario-driven and mobile requirements techniques, and scaling and evaluating the results of requirements research to industrial practice.
Jeff Meyerson finished his University of Texas Computer Science degree in 2013. He has experience as a high-stakes poker player and coach, and currently works as a software engineer. He aspires to work as a record producer. Jeff hosts a podcast, which can be found at www.quoracast.com, and can be reached through www.jeffmeyerson.com/about.
Frances Paulisch drives cross-company initiatives at Siemens related to software. These activities include strategic topics, best practice sharing, reporting, and training. A main focus of her work is empowering cross-functional teams to work together well over the whole development lifecycle. At Siemens she has driven the development of a role-based “Software Curriculum” qualification program which is established as one of the global core learning programs at Siemens. Dr. Paulisch has over 20 years experience in software engineering and management areas. She is also active member of the global software engineering community, playing an active role in various major software conferences such as the International Conference on Software Engineering. She is a past Chair of the Advisory Board of the IEEE Software magazine.
Dr. Forrest Shull is a senior scientist at the Fraunhofer Center for Experimental Software Engineering in Maryland (FC-MD), a nonprofit research and tech transfer organization, where he leads the Measurement and Knowledge Management Division. His work has focused on software inspections and the role that human intelligence plays in effective defect detection, as well as how to best evaluate the practical utility of software and systems development practices. He is an associate adjunct professor at the University of Maryland College Park. Contact him at fshull@computer dot org.
Diomidis Spinellis is a professor in the Department of Management Science and Technology at the Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece. Currently, he is serving as the Secretary General responsible for information systems at the Greek Ministry of Finance. His research interests include software engineering, computer security, and programming languages. He has written two books – Code Reading and Code Quality – and is coeditor of Beautiful Architecture: Leading Thinkers Reveal the Hidden Beauty in Software Design. He also writes the regular Tools of the Trade column for IEEE Software. Spinellis is a FreeBSD committer and the developer of UMLGraph and other open source software packages, libraries, and tools. He holds an MEng in software engineering and a PhD in computer science, both from Imperial College London. He is a senior member of the ACM and IEEE and a member of the Usenix Association.
Markus Völter, original founder of SE-Radio, works as an independent consultant and coach for software technology and engineering. He focuses on software architecture, middleware as well as model-driven software development. Markus is the author of several magazine articles, patterns and books and is a regular speaker at conferences worldwide. Markus can be reached via www.voelter.de.
Brian Brannon is lead editor of IEEE Software and IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications magazines and staff multimedia editor for Computer magazine. He coordinates, schedules, and produces podcasts for Software Engineering Radio. His interests include new media, strategic communication, and creative development. He’s a Senior Chief Mass Communication Specialist in the US Navy Reserve. Brannon received an MA in Humanities from California State University, Dominguez Hills, and a BA in Print Journalism from California State University, Long Beach. Contact him at email@example.com.