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Requirements Engineering: Foundation for Software Quality

24th International Working Conference, REFSQ 2018, Utrecht, The Netherlands, March 19-22, 2018, Proceedings

  • Erik Kamsties
  • Jennifer Horkoff
  • Fabiano Dalpiaz
Conference proceedings REFSQ 2018

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10753)

Also part of the Programming and Software Engineering book sub series (LNPSE, volume 10753)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVII
  2. RE in Industrial Practice

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Johanna Bergman, Thomas Olsson, Isabelle Johansson, Kirsten Rassmus-Gröhn
      Pages 20-36
  3. NLP in Theory and Practice

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 37-37
    2. Mitra Bokaei Hosseini, Travis D. Breaux, Jianwei Niu
      Pages 39-56
  4. Empirical Insights into Traceability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. Bhushan Chitre, Jane Huffman Hayes, Alexander Dekhtyar
      Pages 92-98
  5. Taming Ambiguity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 99-99
    2. Paola Spoletini, Alessio Ferrari, Muneera Bano, Didar Zowghi, Stefania Gnesi
      Pages 101-118
  6. Large-Scale RE

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 137-137
    2. Rebekka Wohlrab, Patrizio Pelliccione, Eric Knauss, Sarah C. Gregory
      Pages 155-170
  7. Quality Requirements

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 171-171
    2. Nelly Condori Fernandez, Patricia Lago
      Pages 189-205
  8. User and Job Stories

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 207-207

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the 24th International Working Conference on Requirements Engineering - Foundation for Software Quality, REFSQ 2018, held in Utrecht, The Netherlands, in March 2018.

The 23 full and 2 invited talks papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 57 submissions. The papers were organized in topical sections named: RE in Industrial Practice; NLP in Theory and Practice; Empirical Insights into Traceability; Taming Ambiguity; Large-Scale RE; Quality Requirements; User and Job Stories; Requirements Alignment; RE Previews and Visions; Big Data; Mindmapping and Requirements Modeling.


Artificial intelligence Collaboration in software development Designing software Human-computer interaction Information retrieval Requirements analysis Requirements engineering Semantics Software design Software development Software engineering Software notations and tools Specifications System description language User interfaces

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.Dortmund University of Applied Sciences and ArtsDortmundGermany
  2. 2.Chalmers and University of GothenburgGothenburgSweden
  3. 3.Utrecht UniversityUtrechtThe Netherlands

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