International Journal of Forensic Software Engineering

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Editor in Chief: Dr. Ashok Prajapati
ISSN online: 1743-5102
ISSN print: 1743-5099
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IJFSE proposes and fosters discussions on the definition and identification of methods, techniques, approaches, patterns and tools for systemic analysis and investigation of software failures encompassing the retrospective analysis of the impact on processes for software products and systems specification, design, development and maintenance.


 Topics covered include

  • Software defect analysis methods and tools
  • Mathematical and statistical models for data analysis and correlations
  • Formal methods
  • Product and process metrics collection and analysis
  • Simulation techniques and environments
  • System and service engineering
  • Systems and services science
  • Software integrity
  • Domain-specific software engineering techniques and languages
  • Novel software engineering methodologies
  • Software development environments and CASE tools
  • Software testing, analysis and verification
  • Software understanding and reengineering
  • Measurement, metrics, estimation methods, and empirical studies
  • Software quality assurance

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IJFSE aims at establishing a forum for encouraging research and disseminating experiences on the identification and definition of methodologies, technologies, approaches to software defects detection, analysis, recognition, classification and prevention, as well as techniques and methods, including mathematical modelling and simulations, for data analysis and impact evaluation on software processes for systems, product and service engineering, and on software and service development and maintenance, in order to avoid injecting the same defects in new systems.


Software engineering researchers and practitioners, software developers and systems testers, IT specialists, software and systems quality assurance managers, and educators.


IJFSE publishes original research papers, technical and experience reports, case studies and conference reports. Special Issues devoted to relevant topics in related research areas will occasionally be published.



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    Editor in Chief

  • Prajapati, Ashok, FANUC America Corp., USA


  • Misra, Sanjay, Covenant University, Nigeria
  • Niranjan, S K, JSS Science & Technology University, India

Managing Editor

  • Mishra, Prashant Kumar, Krishna Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India

Associate Editors

  • Akman, Ibrahim, Atilim University, Turkey
  • Weerasinghe, Hesiri, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
  • Yadav, Divakar Singh, M. M .M. University of Technology, Gorakhpur, India

Regional Editors

  • Jain, Amita, Ambedkar Institute of Advanced Communication Technologies and Research, India
  • Mulvenna, Maurice, University of Ulster, UK
  • Oweis, Sami, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, USA

Editorial Board Members

  • Allahason, John, Federal University of Technology, Nigeria
  • Alsaif, Haitham, University of Hail, Saudi Arabia
  • Badal, Neelendra, Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, Sultanpur, India
  • Banerjee, Tribeni Prasad, Dr. B.C. Roy Engineering College (Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy), India
  • Dener, Murat, Gazi University, Turkey
  • Elhoseny, Mohamed, Mansoura University, Egypt
  • Ganesan, Subramaniam, Oakland University, USA
  • Gangwar, R. C., Punjab Technical University Jalandhar, India
  • Ghobaei-Arani, Mostafa, Islamic Azad University, Iran
  • Köse, Utku, Suleyman Demirel University, Turkey
  • Kumar, Sachin, National University of Science and Technology, Russian Federation
  • Nagpal, Sushma, Netaji Subhash Institute of Technology, India
  • Omoregbe, Nicholas, Covenant University, Nigeria
  • Rajendiran, Bhaskaran, PSNA College of Engineering and Technology, India
  • Ripon, S. H., East West University, Bangladesh
  • Sable, Ganesh, Maharashtra Institute of Technology, India
  • Vaisla, Kunwar Singh, BT Kumaon Institute of Technology (Bipin Tripathi), India
  • Vishal, Kumar, BT Kumaon Institute of Technology (Bipin Tripathi), India
  • Yadav, Vibhash, Krishna Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India
  • Yelamarthi, Kumar, Central Michigan University, USA
  • Zubov, Dmytro, University of Information Science and Technology "St. Paul the Apostle", Macedonia, F.Y.R.


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