Thomas Alspaugh

Thomas A. Alspaugh is a project scientist at the Institute for Software Research, University of California, Irvine. His research interests are in software engineering, requirements, and licensing. Before completing his Ph.D., he worked as a software developer, team lead, and manager in industry and as a computer scientist at the Naval Research Laboratory on the Software Cost Reduction (or “A-7”) project.

Institute for Software Research University of California, Irvine Irvine, CA 92697-3455 USA

List of CrossTalk articles:

Issues in Development and Maintenance of Open Architecture Software Systems (May/Jun 2017)

Abstract. This article identifies and describes six emerging issues that affect the engineering of open architecture software systems that integrate proprietary and open source software components. These interdependent issues identify problems for software engineering research and practice associated with: (a) unknown or unclear open architecture software representations; (b) systems subject ...