Tool to Automatically Generate a Screen Transition Model Based on a Conceptual Model

  • Yukiya YazawaEmail author
  • Shinpei OgataEmail author
  • Kozo Okano
  • Haruhiko Kaiya
  • Hironori Washizaki
Conference paper
Part of the Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies book series (SIST, volume 108)


A screen transition model (STM) is one of the effective design models to specify user interface structure and behavior. Moreover, a lot of methods to generate a prototype system from a STM have been proposed. However, developers are still required to create complex STMs manually and ensure that the STMs are consistent with other models. Therefore, we propose a tool to automatically generate a STM from Object CRUD (OCRUD) diagrams. OCRUD diagrams can be obtained by concreting a conceptual model which represents the data structure of domains. Evaluation results show that the proposed tool was useful for STM modeling and discovering mistakes such as omissions of elements to model.


Modeling support Screen transition model Object CRUD diagram Model driven development 



This work was supported by JSPS KAKENHI Grant Numbers JP16H02804, JP15K15972.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Shinshu UniversityNagano-shiJapan
  2. 2.Kanagawa UniversityHiratsuka-shiJapan
  3. 3.Waseda UniversityTokyoJapan

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