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


Bistarelli, S.; Frühwirth, Thom; Marte, M.; Rossi, F.
Soft Constraint Propagation and Solving in Constraint Handling Rules
Computational Intelligence: Special Issue on Preferences in AI and CP, 20 (2) :287-307
Mai 2004
Gehring, Wolfgang
Germany's System of Higher Education in Transition on its Way to Bologna
4th International Academic Conference, Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski Cracow College, Krakau, Poland
Mai 2004
Gehring, Wolfgang
Leistungspunkte und Module: Erstellung eines Modulkatalogs
Leistungspunkte und Modul-Management: Konzepte und Erfahrungen bei Bewertung, Anerkennung und Austausch von Modulen, Leipzig, Seite 151-157
März 2004
Tavakoli Kolagari, Ramin; Raschke, Alexander
Vergleich von klassischer und agiler Entwicklungsmethodik anhand der Entwicklung eines in Statemate simulierbaren Modells eines Türsteuergerätes
Softwaretechnik-Trends, 24 (1) :17-18
Februar 2004
Tavakoli Kolagari, Ramin; Puschnig, A.
Entwicklung innovativer eingebetteter Systeme mit Experteneinbindung
Konferenzband des 9. Kongress Software-Qualitätsmanagement (SQM)