Research papers should describe original and significant work in the research and practice of software maintenance and evolution. Empirical studies such as case studies, experiments and experience reports are welcome. Papers must not have been previously accepted for publication nor concurrently submitted for review in another journal, book or conference/workshop. Research papers must be in IEEE CS Proceedings style and are limited to 10 pages. Accepted papers will be published in proceedings included in the IEEE Computer Society digital library.
Topics of interest include but are not limited to:
Authors of selected papers from the research track will be invited to submit extended versions of their work to a special issue of the Empirical Software Engineering (EMSE) journal edited by Springer.
Papers must be submitted electronically through EasyChair before the submission deadline.