Requirements Engineering: Foundation for Software Quality

19th International Working Conference, REFSQ 2013, Essen, Germany, April 8-11, 2013. Proceedings

  • Joerg Doerr
  • Andreas L. Opdahl
Conference proceedings REFSQ 2013

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-37422-7

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7830)

Table of contents (28 papers)

  1. Front Matter
  2. RE and Architecture

  3. Natural Language Requirements

  4. RE and Quality

  5. Traceability

    1. Requirements Traceability across Organizational Boundaries - A Survey and Taxonomy
      Patrick Rempel, Patrick Mäder, Tobias Kuschke, Ilka Philippow
      Pages 125-140
    2. A Survey on Usage Scenarios for Requirements Traceability in Practice
      Elke Bouillon, Patrick Mäder, Ilka Philippow
      Pages 158-173
  6. RE and Business/Goals

    1. The Emergence of Mutual and Shared Understanding in the System Development Process
      Axel Hoffmann, Eva Alice Christiane Bittner, Jan Marco Leimeister
      Pages 174-189
    2. Highlighting Stakeholder Communities to Support Requirements Decision-Making
      Zeina Azmeh, Isabelle Mirbel, Pierre Crescenzo
      Pages 190-205
    3. Choosing Compliance Solutions through Stakeholder Preferences
      Silvia Ingolfo, Alberto Siena, Ivan Jureta, Angelo Susi, Anna Perini, John Mylopoulos
      Pages 206-220
    4. Mapping i* within UML for Business Modeling
      Yves Wautelet, Manuel Kolp
      Pages 237-252
    5. Risk Identification at the Interface between Business Case and Requirements
      David Callele, Birgit Penzenstadler, Krzysztof Wnuk
      Pages 253-268
  7. RE and Software Development

    1. Analyzing an Industrial Strategic Release Planning Process – A Case Study at Roche Diagnostics
      Gabriele Zorn-Pauli, Barbara Paech, Tobias Beck, Hannes Karey, Guenther Ruhe
      Pages 269-284

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 19th International Working Conference on Requirements Engineering: Foundation for Software Quality, REFSQ 2013, held in Essen, Germany, in April 2013. The papers are organized in 8 topical sections on requirements engineering and architecture; natural language requirements; requirements engineering and quality; traceability; requirements engineering and business/goals; requirements engineering and software development; requirements engineering in practice; product lines and product management.


decision making natural language processing requirements modeling semi-formal specifications software development

Editors and affiliations

  • Joerg Doerr
    • 1
  • Andreas L. Opdahl
    • 2
  1. 1.Fraunhofer-Institut Experimentelles Software EngineeringKaiserslauternGermany
  2. 2.Department of Information Science and Media StudiesUniversity of BergenBergenNorway

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-37421-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-37422-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349