Institute of Software Engineering and Programming Languages


Our research topics cover aspects of software engineering and compiler construction. In particular, we focus on requirements engineering methods, formalisms, and tools as well as model-driven software engineering, experimntal software engineering, and development of innovative software tools.

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 Construction

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 - 2416



Newest publications


Nachreiner, Leander; Raschke, Alexander; Stegmaier, Michael; Tichy, Matthias
CouchEdit: A Relaxed Conformance Editing Approach
MLE ’20: 2nd International Workshop on Modeling Language Engineering and Execution
Oktober 2020
Breckel, Alexander; Pietron, Jakob; Juhnke, Katharina; Tichy, Matthias
A Domain Specific Language and Interactive User Interface for Model-Driven Engineering of Technology Roadmaps (accepted)
Euromicro Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications (SEAA), August 26 – 28, 2020 Portorož, Slovenia
08 2020
Götz, Stefan; Tichy, Matthias
Investigating the Origins of Complexity and Expressiveness in ATL Transformations
Journal of Object Technology, 19 :12:1-21
Juli 2020
Götz, Stefan; Tichy, Matthias; Groner, Raffaela
Claimed advantages and disadvantages of (dedicated) model transformation languages: a systematic literature review
Software and Systems Modeling (SoSyM)
Juli 2020
Herausgeber: Springer Nature
Tichy, Matthias; Pietron, Jakob; Mödinger, David; Juhnke, Katharina; Hauck, Franz J.
Experiences with an Internal DSL in the IoT Domain
4th International Workshop on Model-Driven Engineering for the Internet-of-Things (MDE4IoT), 22 June 2020
07 2020