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Empirical Software Engineering

Empirical Software Engineering

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Impact Factor: 3.156
Citescore: 8.5
SCIMAGO SJR: 1.084
SCIMAGO H-index: 64
Research Ranking (Computer Science) 64

Journal Information

ISSN: 1382-3256
Publisher: Empirical Software Engineering
Periodicity: Quarterly
Editors-in-Chief: Robert Feldt, Thomas Zimmermann
Journal & Submission Website: https://www.springer.com/journal/10664

Aims & Scope of the Journal

Empirical Software Engineering provides a place for the publication of recent research contributions in the swiftly growing aras of Software Engineering & Programming . Empirical Software Engineering presents original scientific papers which go through peer review by experts in the field. The journal welcomes submissions from the research community where attention will be on the novelty and the practical significance of the published findings.



Empirical Software Engineering is covered by various abstracting/indexing services including Scopus, Journal Citation Reports ( Clarivate ) and Guide2Research. Many prominent scientists considered this journal to publish their scholarly documents including Ahmed E. Hassan, David Lo, Daniel M. German and Alexander Serebrenik.

For further information on the rules and submission prerequisites for authors, you are advised to see the official website for the journal for Empirical Software Engineering at https://www.springer.com/journal/10664 .

Best Scientists who published in this Journal

Ahmed E. Hassan

Ahmed E. Hassan

Publications: 26

David Lo

David Lo

Publications: 18

Daniel M. German

Daniel M. German

Publications: 7

Gabriele Bavota

Gabriele Bavota

Publications: 6

Alexander Serebrenik

Alexander Serebrenik

Publications: 6

Sven Apel

Sven Apel

Publications: 5

Giuliano Antoniol

Giuliano Antoniol

Publications: 4

Lionel C. Briand

Lionel C. Briand

Publications: 4

Arie van Deursen

Arie van Deursen

Publications: 4

Bram Adams

Bram Adams

Publications: 4

Laurie Williams

Laurie Williams

Publications: 3

Massimiliano Di Penta

Massimiliano Di Penta

Publications: 3

Fabio Casati

Fabio Casati

Publications: 3

Margaret-Anne Storey

Margaret-Anne Storey

Publications: 3

Katsuro Inoue

Katsuro Inoue

Publications: 3

Natalia Juristo

Natalia Juristo

Publications: 3

Special Issues

Publisher Journal Details Closing date
Software Engineering in Practice

Software Engineering in Practice

Empirical Software Engineering

15-01-2022

Software Performance

Software Performance

Empirical Software Engineering

14-05-2021

Software Product Lines and Variability-rich Systems

26-02-2021

Machine Learning Techniques for Software Quality Evaluation

20-02-2021

Advances in Search-Based Software Engineering

Advances in Search-Based Software Engineering

Empirical Software Engineering

15-02-2021

Software Engineering and COVID-19

Software Engineering and COVID-19

Empirical Software Engineering

31-12-2020

Collective Knowledge in Software Engineering

Collective Knowledge in Software Engineering

Empirical Software Engineering

30-11-2020

Call for Papers:  Recommendation Systems for Software Engineering

15-05-2020

Automatic Software Repair Empirical Software Engineering

31-10-2016

*The metrics for this journal are compiled based on the data for scientists listed under Computer Science