Publications

A list of my publications with accompanying files is provided here for educational and research purposes. To see if anyone’s reading this, you can check my Google Scholar profile.

Book

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Agerfalk PJ, Fitzgerald B, Stol K (2015) Software Outsourcing in the Age of Open: Leveraging the Unknown Workforce.  Springer.

 

Journal publications

  1. Stol K, Goedicke M and Jacobson I (2016) Introduction to the special section—General Theories of Software Engineering: New advances and implications for research, Information and Software Technology. vol. 70. February 2016. pp. 176–180 pdf doc Most downloaded article in Information and Software Technology in February 2016!
  2. Fitzgerald B and Stol K (2015) Continuous Software Engineering: A Roadmap and Agenda. Journal of Systems and Software, Special Issue on Rapid Continuous Software Engeering. Forthcoming pdf doc
  3. Stol K and Fitzgerald B (2015) Theory-Oriented Software Engineering, Science of Computer Programming (Special Issue on GTSE). vol. 101. pdf doc
  4. Michlmayr M, Fitzgerald B, Stol K (2015) Why and How Should Open Source Projects Adopt Time-Based Releases?, IEEE Software, Vol. 32 (2), Special Issue on Release Engineering (March/April issue 2015)
  5. Stol K and Fitzgerald B (2015) Inner Source—Adopting Open Source Development Practices within Organizations: A Tutorial, IEEE Software, Vol. 32 (4) pp. 60-67. pdf docRepublished on InfoQ on 2 June 2016
  6. Stol K, Avgeriou P, Babar MA, Lucas Y and Fitzgerald B (2014) Key Factors for Adopting Inner Source, ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology (TOSEM) vol. 23(2). pdf doc
  7. Johnson, P., Ralph, P., Goedicke, M., Ng, P.-W., Stol, K., Smolander, K., Exman, I., and Perry, D.E. (2013): Report on the Second SEMAT Workshop on General Theory of Software Engineering (GTSE 2013), ACM Software Engineering Notes, vol. 38 (5).pdf doc
  8. Wang X. Kuzmickaja I, Stol K, Abrahamsson P and Fitzgerald B (2014), Microblogging in Open Source Software Development: The Case of Drupal Using Twitter, IEEE Software, July/August, vol. 31(4) pp.72-80 pdf doc
  9. Capiluppi A, Stol K, and Boldyreff C (2011): Software Reuse in Open Source: A Case Study, International Journal of Open Source Software and Processes, vol. 3 (3), pp. 10-35. pdf doc
  10. Stol K, Ali Babar, M, Avgeriou P, and Fitzgerald B (2011): A comparative study of challenges in integrating Open Source Software and Inner Source software, Information and Software Technology (IST), vol. 53 (12), pp. 1319-1336. pdf doc
  11. Ali MS, Ali Babar M, Chen L, and Stol K (2010): A Systematic Review of Comparative Evidence of Aspect-Oriented Programming, Information and Software Technology, vol. 52(9), pp. 871-887. pdf doc

Conference papers

  1. Stol K, Ralph P and Fitzgerald B (2016) Grounded Theory in Software Engineering Research: A Critical Review and Guidelines. Proc. 38th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE). Austin, TX, USA. (acceptance rate 19%) pdf doc
  2. Krafft M, Stol K, and Fitzgerald B (2016) How Do Free/Open Source Developers Pick Their Tools? A Delphi Study of the Debian Project. Proc. 38th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE) (Software Engineering in Practice) Austin, TX, USA. (acceptance rate 26%) pdf doc
  3. Agerfalk PJ, Fitzgerald B and Stol K (2015) Not so Shore Anymore: The New Imperatives when Sourcing in the Age of Open, Proceedings of the European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) Münster, Germany pdf doc
  4. Fitzgerald B and Stol K (2015) The Dos and Don’ts of Crowdsourcing Software Development, Proceedings SOFSEM 2015, LNCS 8939, pp. 58-64 pdf doc
  5. Fitzgerald B, Musiał M and Stol K (2014) Evidence-Based Decision Making in Lean Software Project Management, Proceedings of the 36th International Conference on Software Engineering (Software Engineering in Practice), Hyderabad, India (acceptance rate 21%).
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  6. Stol K and Fitzgerald B (2014) Two’s Company, Three’s a Crowd: A Case Study of Crowdsourcing Software Development, Proceedings of the 36th International Conference on Software Engineering (Technical Track), Hyderabad, India (acceptance rate 20%) pdf docResearch Protocol: pdf doc
  7. McHugh M, McCaffery F, Fitzgerald B, Stol K, Casey V, and Coady G (2013) Balancing Agility and Discipline in a Medical Device Software Organisation, Proceedings of SPICE 2013.pdf doc
  8. Khondhu J, Capiluppi A, Stol K (2013) Is It All Lost? A Study of Inactive Open Source Projects, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Open Source Systems.
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  9. Fitzgerald B, Stol K, O’Sullivan R, O’Brien D (2013) Scaling Agile Methods to Regulated Environments: An Industry Case Study, Proceedings of the 35th International Conference on Software Engineering (Software Engineering in Practice track), pp. 863-872 (acceptance rate 20%)
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  10. Capiluppi A, Stol K, and Boldyreff C (2012) Commercial Stakeholders in the Evolution of Open Source Software, in: Hammouda et al., Proceedings of the 8th International IFIP WG2.13 Conference on Open Source Systems (OSS), IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology (AICT), vol. 378, pp. 178-200. pdf doc
  11. Capiluppi A, Boldyreff C, Stol K (2011) Successful Reuse of Software Components: A Report from the Open Source Perspective, in: Hissam S, Russo B, de Mendonça Neto MG, Kon F. (Eds.), Open Source Systems: Grounding Research, proceedings of the 7th International IFIP WG2.13 Conference on Open Source Systems (OSS), Salvador, Brazil, IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology (AICT), vol. 365, pp. 159-176. pdf doc Best Paper Award!
  12. Stol K, Ali Babar M, Avgeriou P (2011) The Importance of Architectural Knowledge in Open Source Software, in: Hissam S, Russo B, de Mendonça Neto, MG, Kon F (Eds.), Open Source Systems: Grounding Research, proceedings of the 7th International IFIP WG2.13 Conference on Open Source Systems (OSS), Salvador, Brazil, IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology (AICT), vol. 365, pp. 142-158. pdf doc
  13. Stol K, Avgeriou P, Ali Babar M (2011) Design and Evaluation of a Process for Identifying Architecture Patterns in Open Source Software, in: Crnkovic I, Gruhn V, and Book M (Eds.), Proceedings of the 5th European Conference on Software Architecture (ECSA), Essen, Germany, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), vol. 6903, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 147-163. pdf doc
  14. Stol K, Avgeriou P and Ali Babar M (2010) Identifying Architectural Patterns Used in Open Source Software: Approaches and Challenges, in: Proceedings of the 14th Conference on Evaluation and Assessment in Software Engineering (EASE), Keele University, UK. pdf doc
  15. Stol K and Ali Babar M (2010) A Comparison Framework for Open Source Software Evaluation Methods, in: Open Source Software: New Horizons, proceedings of the 6th International IFIP WG2.13 Conference on Open Source Systems (OSS), Notre Dame, Indiana, USA, IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology (AICT), vol. 319, pp. 389-394. pdf doc
  16. Stol K and Ali Babar M (2009) Reporting Empirical Studies in Open Source Software: The State of Practice, in: Boldyreff, C., Crowston, K., Lundell, B. & Wasserman, A.I. (Eds.), Open Source Ecosystems: Diverse Communities Interacting, proceedings of the 5th International IFIP WG2.13 Conference on Open Source Systems, IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology (AICT), vol. 299, pp. 156-169. pdf doc

Workshop papers

  1. Stol K and Fitzgerald B (2015) A Holistic Overview of Software Engineering Research Strategies, In proceedings of the Third International Workshop on Conducting Empirical Studies in Industry (CESI) co-located with ICSE ’15, Florence, Italy.
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  2. Stol K and Fitzgerald B (2014) Researching Crowdsourcing Software Development: Perspectives and Concerns, First International Workshop on Crowdsourcing in Software Engineering (CSI-SE) co-located with ICSE’14, Hyderabad, India
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  3. Fitzgerald B and Stol K (2014) Continuous Software Engineering and Beyond: Trends and Challenges, First International Workshop on Rapid Continuous Software Engineering (RCoSE) co-located with ICSE’14, Hyderabad, India
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  4. Stol K and Fitzgerald B (2013) Uncovering Theories in Software Engineering, Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on a General Theory in Software Engineering (GTSE) collocated with ICSE 2013.
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  5. Stol K and Ali Babar M (2010) Challenges in Using Open Source Software in Product Development: A Review of the Literature, Proceedings of the 3rd Workshop on Emerging Research in Free/Open Source Software, collocated with ICSE 2010, Cape Town, South Africa, pp. 17-22.
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  6. Stol K, Ali Babar M, Russo B and Fitzgerald B (2009) The use of empirical methods in Open Source Software research: Facts, trends and future directions, in: Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Emerging Trends in FLOSS Research and Development, collocated with ICSE 2009, Vancouver, Canada, pp. 19-24. pdf doc

Book Chapters

  1. Höst M, Stol K, and Oručević-Alagic A (2014) Inner Source Project Management, to appear in Software Project Management in a Changing World, Ruhe G and Wohlin C (Eds.), Springer.
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Edited Proceedings & Editorials

  1. Beecham S and Stol K (2014) Introduction to the EASE 2014 Doctoral Symposium, Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Evaluation & Assessment in Software Engineering (EASE 2014)
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  2. Fitzgerald B, Conboy K, Power K, Valerdi R, Morgan L, Stol K (2013) Lean Enterprise Software and Systems, Proceedings of the Fourth International LESS Conference, Springer, LNBIP vol. 167.
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  3. Stol K, Lundell B, and Madey G (2013) Proceedings of the OSS 2013 Doctoral Consortium, Skövde University, Skövde University Studies in Informatics (SUSI). ISBN: 978-91-978513-5-0.
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  4. Stol K, Schweik CM, and Hammouda I (2012) Proceedings of the OSS 2012 Doctoral Consortium, Tampere University of Technology, Department of Software Systems, Report 23, ISBN: 978-952-15-2993-1.
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Other reports

  • Stol K and Fitzgerald B (2014) Research Protocol for a Case Study of Crowdsourcing Software Development, Lero Technical Report TR-2014-03 pdf doc
  • Stol K (2014) Inner Source, in: AutomatiseringGids, November 6 (in Dutch)
  • Stol K (2013) Het Schijnbare Tekort van Scrum, in: AutomatiseringGids, June 6 (in Dutch)

 

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