Members

Research Staff

Dr. Maria-Isabel Sanchez-Segura (Main Researcher)

Dr. Sanchez-Segura has been a faculty member in the Computer Science Department at Carlos III University of Madrid since 1998. She is an Associate Professor at this Department. Her research interests include: usability of interactive systems, software engineering in general; focusing on processes, methodologies, reuse, management and software configuration management, and recently on Intelligent Organizations. Maria-Isabel holds a B.S. in Computer Science (1997), an M.S. in Software Engineering (1999), and a Ph.D. in Computer Science (2001) from the Universidad Politecnica of Madrid. She is the author of several papers published in journals such as IEEE transactions on education, IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Software Practice and Experience, Interacting with Computers, Journal of Systems and Software, etc. She is also the author of more than thirty papers presented at international conferences on her research fields.

Institute for the Vehicle Safety Assurance member. 

Dr. Antonio Amescua

Dr. Amescua holds a PhD in Computer Science from Universidad Politecnica de Madrid. He has more than fifteen years of experience in the software engineering realm; he was the Chief of Development of METRICA-V3, the Spain's national standard for information systems development, and also he is one of the pioneers of software process improvement in Spain. Dr. Amescua is the founder of the Software Engineering Lab at Carlos III University of Madrid, and currently he heads this research group.

 Institute for the Vehicle Safety Assurance member.

  

  Dr. Fuensanta Medina-Dominguez

Dr. Medina-Dominguez holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science from the Universidad Carlos III of Madrid, Spain, and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the same University. She has been working in the field of software engineering since 2000 and has been a faculty member of the Computer Science Department in the Carlos III Technical University of Madrid since 2004. Her research interests include software engineering and software process improvement focusing on technology transfer in organizations through the use of new trends in computer supported collaborative work technology.

Institute for the Vehicle Safety Assurance member.

 

  Germán Lenin Dugarte Peña

Germán Lenin Dugarte Peña Peña holds a BS in Systems Engineering from the University of the Andes. He holds an MS in Computer Science and Technology and is currently pursuing a PhD in Computer Science and Technology at the Carlos III University in Madrid, where he is also employed as a researcher and professor by the Computer Science Department .

His research interests include software process improvement, value-based software engineering, general software engineering, software process modelling and simulation, complex systems theory and practice, system dynamics, organizations theory, societal computing, systems thinking and cybernetics.

He has been a guest member of the Latin American School of Systems Thinking and Design since 2010, acting as an active member and collaborator.

  Manuel Martinez-Torres

Manuel Martínez-Torres holds a B. Sc. in Industrial Engineering from Universidad Nacional Experimental del Táchira. He's currently pursuing a M. Sc. in Systems Modeling and Simulation from Universidad de Los Andes, and a M. Sc. in Computer Science and Technology from Universidad Carlos III of Madrid. 

His research interest include system dynamics, discrete event simulation, agent-based simulation, complex systems, software engineering, and project management. 

  

PhD Students

   

 

 Elizabeth Granados Pemberty (2014-Present)

 

 

 

 

 

 Cynthia García (2013 - Present) 

 

 

 

 

 

Alejandro Ruiz (2010 - Present)

 

 

 

 

 

Diana Vasquez (2009 - 2014) 

 

  

 Visiting Researchers

  

Jose Arturo Mora (2006-2013) 
Centro de Investigación en Matemáticas (CIMAT)
México

 

 

 

MSc Roberto Cantú (2013) 
Universidad Autónoma de Coahuila
México

 

 

 

 

MSc Gustavo Illescas (2011)
Universidad del Centro de la Provincia de Buenos Aires (UNICEN)
Tandil, Argentina

 

  

Master Students

 

 

Jessica Castellanos (2012)

 

 

 

 

 

Manuel Maldonado (2012)

 

 

 

 

 

Johannes Correa Lopera (2011-2012)

 

  

BSc Students

 

Esther Labrador  Martínez (2014-2015)

BSc Projectt
Wiki for Knowledge Formalization of Software Projects in Product Patterns

 

 

Jesús Javier Fernández Rodríguez (2013 - 2014)

BSc Project
MetroWeb: A Web application to trace metro routes worldwide.

 

 

Verónica Crespo (2012 - 2013)

BSc Project
Accessibility Assessment Methodology for Social Networks.

 

 

Paulo Cesar Salazar Guerra (2012 - Present)

BSc Project
Chamilo Mobile for Students: An Android mobile app for Chamilo LMS.

 

 

Vanesa García Navarro (2012 - 2015)

BSc Project
Analysis and integration of the knowledge of product pattern wikis to a database

 

 

Javier Donoso Diez (2012 - 2015)

BSc Project
Web Apllication for Project Management Software based Knowledge Repositories. 

 

 

José Ángel Cuadrado Mingo (2012)

BSc Project
Analysis of Social Networks Relationships Using Graphs

 

 

Liset Gonzalez Salazarte (2011 - Present)

BSc Project
Definition of a Model for Software Configuration and Projects Management

 

 

Lorena Gustavsson Mayor (2010 - 2011)

BSc Project
Identification of Design Requirements for a Transactive Memory System (TMS) Software Implementation

 

 

Lorena Mesa Gonzalez (2010 - 2012)

BSc Project
Identification of the Functional Requirements for a Transactive Memory System (TMS) Software Implementarion

 

 

Roman Romero Valentin (2010 - 2011)

BSc Project
Creation and Use of Product Patterns for Personal Software Process (PSP)

 

 

Pedro Escribano Romero (2010 - 2011)

BSc Project
Creation and Use of Product Patterns for Software Project Management

 

 

Brais Gonzalez Castillo (2010 - Present)

BSc Project
Development of a Mobile Application to Track Software Project Activities

 

 

David Fernandez Santamaria (2010 - 2011)

BSc Project
Development of a Software Application to Allow the Incorporation of Product Patterns on Software Projects' Planning

 

 

David Rosa Clemente (2009 - Present)

BSc Tutored Work
Comparison of Open Source Project Management Tools 

 

  Jose Zarco Ruiz (2009 - 2011)

BSc Tutored Work
Comparison of Open Source Project Management Tools 

BSc Project
Development of a Knowledge Management System Based on Wikis

 

Raul Sanchez Valverde (2009 - 2012)

BSc Tutored Work
Analysis of Web Technologies to Create Knowledge Management Applications

BSc Project
Development of Web Application to Manage a Product Patterns Library

 

Carolina Mateos Herrera (2008 - 2010)

BSc Tutored Work
Definition of Product Patters for the REQM and M&A Process Areas of the Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)

BSc Project
Definition of a Technological Platform for Knowledge Transference and Capitalization