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International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology
International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology


Special Issue on: "Current Trends and Improvements in Software Engineering Practices"

Guest Editors:
Dr. Chetna Gupta, Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, India
Varun Gupta, Uttarakhand Technical University, India
Dr. Maneesha Srivastav, Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, India

Software Engineering (SE) had witnessed many changes in practices over the years. Software has been developed for use in many sectors such as medicine, education, engineering, etc. Improvements in SE practices will improve the quality of software to be developed for various sectors, thereby enhancing productivity in the client organisations.

This special issue invites original submissions that present innovative methods, tools and techniques that result in improvements in SE practices. Papers reporting the experiences, transitions from different practices, are also welcome.

Subject Coverage
Papers are invited covering, but not limited, the following topics:

  • New modelling techniques
  • Automation support and improvement
  • Requirements engineering
  • Software testing
  • Software maintenance
  • Programming/coding practices
  • Decision making in software development

Notes for Prospective Authors

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. (N.B. Conference papers may only be submitted if the paper was not originally copyrighted and if it has been completely re-written).

All papers are refereed through a peer review process. A guide for authors, sample copies and other relevant information for submitting papers are available on the Author Guidelines page.

Important Dates

Last Date for Paper Submission: 4 January, 2013

Editorial Review results: 14 January, 2013

1st review decision: 14 March, 2013

Submission of revisions: 14 April, 2013

Final Acceptance/Rejection decision: 14 May, 2013