IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering

The IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering is a bimonthly peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the IEEE Computer Society. It was established in 1975 and covers the area of software engineering. It is considered the leading journal in this field.[1]

IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering
DisciplineSoftware engineering
Edited byNenad Medvidović
Publication details
3.331 (2017)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4IEEE Trans. Softw. Eng.
ISSN0098-5589 (print)
1939-3520 (web)
OCLC no.1434336

Abstracting and indexingEdit

The journal is abstracted and indexed in the Science Citation Index Expanded and Current Contents/Engineering, Computing & Technology. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2013 impact factor of 2.292.[2]

Past Editors in ChiefEdit

Name of EiC Affiliation EiC Term
Matthew B. Dwyer University of Nebraska-Lincoln 2014-2017
Bashar Nuseibeh The Open University, UK 2010-2013
Jeffrey Kramer Imperial College London 2006-2009
John C. Knight University of Virginia 2002-2005
Anneliese A. Andrews University of Denver 2000-2001
Richard Kemmerer University of California, Santa Barbara 1996-1999
Nancy Leveson Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1992-1995
Victor Basili University of Maryland 1988-1991
C. V. Ramamoorthy University of California, Berkeley 1984-1987
Laszlo A. Belady IBM T. J. Watson Research Center 1980-1983
Raymond T. Yeh  University of Maryland 1975-1979

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Wohlin, Claes (2007). "An analysis of the most cited articles in software engineering journals — 2000" (PDF). Information and Software Technology. 49: 2–11. doi:10.1016/j.infsof.2006.08.004. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-07-22. Retrieved 2008-01-17.
  2. ^ "IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering". 2011 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2013.

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