Axel van Lamsweerde

Knowledge-Based Software Engineering Environments

Project Supervisor
Prof. Axel van Lamsweerde
Philippe Jamart, Emmanuelle Delor (IGLOO Project, CEDITI)


  • Architectures for generic lifecycle support parameterization on: software development formalisms, software object types/connectors, and software processes.
  • Software process technology: modelling, customization, analysis, and evolution.



P. Jamart and A. van Lamsweerde,
A Reflective Approach to Process Model Customization, Enactment and Evolution.
Proceedings ICSP3: Third International Conference on the Software Process, IEEE Computer Society Press, 1994, pp. 21-32.
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A. van Lamsweerde,
Active Software Objects in a Knowledge-Based Lifecycle Support Environment.
In Advanced Object-Oriented Software Engineering, D.Mandrioli and B.Meyer (Eds.), Prentice Hall, 1992, pp. 82-114.


A. van Lamsweerde, B. Delcourt, E. Delor, M.C. Schayes, and R. Champagne,
Generic Lifecycle Support in the ALMA Environment.
IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Vol. 14 No. 6, 1988, pp. 720-741.


A. van Lamsweerde, M. Buyse, B. Delcourt, E. Delor, M. Ervier, M.C. Schayes, J.P. Bouquelle, R. Champagne, P. Nisole and J. Seldeslachts,
The Kernel of a Generic Software Development Environment.
Proceedings SDE2: Second ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on Software Development Environments, ACM Sigplan Notices Vol. 22 No. 1, 1987, pp. 208-217.