Institute of Software Engineering and Programming Languages


Our research covers many aspects of software engineering and programming languages. In particular, we focus on domain-specific languages, software configuration, and constraint programming. We employ formalized theories, develop open-source tools, and apply empirical research methods.

Overview of our research topics


The institute represents the areas software engineering and programming languages in the bachelor and master programs of computer science and related fields. We offer the following mandatory courses in the Bachelor's program:

  • Interactive Systems Programming
  • Software Engineering
  • Software Project

Furthermore, we are responsible for the bachelor and master program Software Engineering.

Overview of the courses in the bachelor and master programs


Contact & Directions

Institute of Software Engineering and Programming Languages

Ulm University
D-89069 Ulm
Building O27, Level 4
Phone: +49 (0)731 / 50 - 24161



Newest publications


Jaufman, O.; Dold, A.; Häberlein, Tobias; Schlumpberger, C.; Stupperich, M.; Kleiner, Niko
Requirements for Flexible Software Development Processes within Large and Long Taking Projects
Proceedings of the 5th Meeting for Quality in Information and Communications Technology (QUATIC'04), Porto, Portugal
Oktober 2004
Sarstedt, Stefan; Raschke, Alexander; Kohlmeyer, Jens
Transparente Programmierung der Anwendungslogik durch attributgesteuerte Konfiguration von Datenbanksperren
In Dadam, P. and Reichert, M., Editor, Informatik 2004, Beiträge der 34. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V. (GI), UlmBand2, Seite 408-417
In Dadam, P. and Reichert, M., Editor
September 2004

Poster Proceedings of the 27th Annual German Conference on Artificial Intelligence
In Biundo, S. and Frühwirth, T. and Palm, G., Editor aus Ulmer Informatik-Berichte
Universität Ulm
September 2004
Alexander, Ian; Tavakoli Kolagari, Ramin
Putting Scenarios into Practice
In Alexander, I. and Maiden, N., Editor, Scenarios, Stories, Use Cases
Kapitel 22, Seite 431-444
Herausgeber: John Wiley & Sons
August 2004
Schrijvers, T.; Frühwirth, Thom
Implementing and Analysing Union-Find in CHR
Dokument Nummer: CW 389
Departement Computerwetenschappen, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Juli 2004