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A. Santos, O. S. Gómez and N. Juristo, "Analyzing Families of Experiments in SE: a Systematic Mapping Study," in IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering. doi: 10.1109/TSE.2018.2864633

Analyzing families of experiments in SE : a systematic mapping study

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Author: Santos, Adrian1; Gómez, Omar2; Juristo, Natalia3
Organizations: 1M3S (M-Group), ITEE University of Oulu, P.O. Box 3000, 90014, Oulu, Finland
2Escuela Superior Politécnica de Chimborazo Riobamba, Chimborazo, Ecuador
3Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros Informáticos, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Campus Montegancedo, 28660 Boadilla del Monte, Spain
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Version: accepted version
Access: open
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Language: English
Published: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2018
Publish Date: 2018-12-11


Context: Families of experiments (i.e., groups of experiments with the same goal) are on the rise in Software Engineering (SE). Selecting unsuitable aggregation techniques to analyze families may undermine their potential to provide in-depth insights from experiments’ results.

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Series: IEEE transactions on software engineering
ISSN: 0098-5589
ISSN-E: 1939-3520
ISSN-L: 0098-5589
Volume: In press
DOI: 10.1109/TSE.2018.2864633
Type of Publication: B1 Journal article
Field of Science: 113 Computer and information sciences
Funding: This research was developed with the support of the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation project TIN2014-60490-P.
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