Find Research Outputs

Search concepts
Selected filters
2019

An Architectural Framework for Quality-Driven Adaptive Continuous Experimentation

Jimenez, M., Rivera, L. F., Villegas, N. M., Tamura, G., Muller, H. A. & Bencomo, N., 29 Aug 2019, Proceedings - 2019 IEEE/ACM Joint 4th International Workshop on Rapid Continuous Software Engineering and 1st International Workshop on Data-Driven Decisions, Experimentation and Evolution, RCoSE/DDrEE 2019. IEEE, p. 20-23 4 p. 8818213

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Design of experiments
Architectural design
Experiments
Costs
Managers

ARRoW: Automatic Runtime Reappraisal of Weights for Self-Adaptation

Bencomo, N., Garcia Paucar, L. & Yuen, K. K. F., 8 Apr 2019, The 12th Edition of the Requirements Engineering Track (RE-Track'19) is part of the 34rd ACM Symposium on Applied Computing. SAC 2019. ACM, p. 1584-1591 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Decision making
Adaptive systems
Specifications
Cost benefit analysis
Experiments

Knowledge Base K Models to Support Trade-Offs for Self-Adaptation using Markov Processes

Garcia Paucar, L. H. & Bencomo, N., 1 Jun 2019, Proceedings - 2019 IEEE 13th International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems, SASO 2019. IEEE, Vol. 2019-June. p. 11-16 6 p. 8780528. (2019 IEEE 13th International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Markov processes
Decision making
Adaptive systems

Message from the SASO 2018 Program Committee Chairs

Beal, J., Bencomo, N. & Botev, J., 15 Jan 2019, In : International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems, SASO. 2018-September, p. X-XI 8613709.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Models@run.time: a Guided Tour of the State-of-the-Art and Research Challenges

Bencomo, N., Götz, S. & Song, H., 1 Oct 2019, In : Software and Systems Modeling. 18, 5, p. 3049-3082 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainability
Tool Support
Taxonomy
Model
Line

Querying and annotating model histories with time-aware patterns

Bencomo, N., Garcia-Dominguez, A., Parra, J. & Garcia Paucar, L., 15 Sep 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Towards History-Aware Self-Adaptation with Explanation Capabilities

Garcia Dominguez, A., Bencomo, N., Parra Ullauri, J. M. & Garcia Paucar, L. H., 8 Aug 2019, 2019 IEEE 4th International Workshops on Foundations and Applications of Self* Systems (FAS*W). IEEE, p. 18-23 6 p. 8791972

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Self-adaptation
Adaptive systems
Adaptive Systems
Evolutionary Programming
System Architecture

Towards Model-Driven Sustainability Evaluation

Kienzle, J., Mussbacher, G., Combemale, B., Bastin, L., Bencomo, N., Bruel, J-M., Becker, C., Betz, S., Chitchyan, R., Cheng, B., Klingert, S., Paige, R. F., Penzenstadler, B., Seyff, N., Syriani, E. & Venters, C., 24 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Communications of the ACM. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Sustainable development
Data visualization
Adaptive systems
Decision making
Industry
2018

An architecture based on computing with words to support runtime reconfiguration decisions of service-based systems

Bencomo, N., Torres, R., Salas, R. & Astudillo, H., 1 Jan 2018, In : International Journal of Computational Intelligence System. 11, 1, p. 272 - 281 10 p., 5571.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Computing with Words
Reconfiguration
Model Specification
Update
Trade-offs

DeSiRE: further understanding nuances of degrees of satisfaction of non-functional requirements trade-off

Edwards, R. & Bencomo, N., 28 May 2018, Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managing Systems, SEAMS@ICSE 2018, Gothenburg, Sweden, May 28-29, 2018. ACM, p. 12-18 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Decision making
Adaptive systems
Experiments
Uncertainty

Improving the Decision-Making Support in Context-Aware Applications: The Case of an Adaptive Virtual Education Learning Management System

Bocanegra, J., Paucar, L. H. G., Pavlich-Mariscal, J. & Bencomo, N., 27 Apr 2018, Proceedings of the XXI Iberoamerican Conference on Software Engineering, Bogota, Colombia, April 23-27, 2018. Sanchez Puccini, M., Garces, K. & Casallas, R. (eds.). p. 220-233

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Education
Decision making

Interacting Decision-Making Agents and their Impacts on Assurances: Taxonomy and Challenges

Bencomo, N., Lewis, P. & Gotz, S., 22 Oct 2018, 2018 IEEE 8th International Model-Driven Requirements Engineering Workshop (MoDRE). IEEE, p. 79-83

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Taxonomies
Decision making
Learning systems
Engineers

Non-human Modelers: Challenges and Roadmap for Reusable Self-explanation

Garcia-Dominguez, A. & Bencomo, N., 23 Jan 2018, Software Technologies: Applications and Foundations - STAF 2017 Collocated Workshops, Revised Selected Papers. Springer, Vol. 10748 LNCS. p. 161-171 11 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 10748 LNCS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Communication
Expand
Configuration
Software
Model

Perpetual assurances for self-adaptive systems

Weyns, D., Bencomo, N., Calinescu, R., Camara, J., Ghezzi, C., Grassi, V., Grunske, L., Inverardi, P., Jezequel, J. M., Malek, S., Mirandola, R., Mori, M. & Tamburrelli, G., 18 Jan 2018, Software Engineering for Self-Adaptive Systems III. Assurances - International Seminar, Revised Selected and Invited Papers. Springer, Vol. 9640 LNCS. p. 31-63 33 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 9640 LNCS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Adaptive systems
Adaptive Systems
Concretes
Self-adaptation
Requirements

Reflecting on the past and the present with temporal graph-based models

García-Domínguez, A., Bencomo, N. & Garcia Paucar, L. H., 18 Nov 2018, In : CEUR Workshop Proceedings. 2245, p. 46-55 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
File
Adaptive systems
Decision making
Query languages

RE-STORM: mapping the decision-making problem and non-functional requirements trade-off to partially observable markov decision processes

Paucar, L. H. G. & Bencomo, N., 28 May 2018, Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managing Systems, SEAMS@ICSE 2018, Gothenburg, Sweden, May 28-29, 2018. p. 19-25 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Decision making
Adaptive systems
Learning systems
Specifications
Monitoring
2017

ARRoW: Tool Support for Automatic Runtime Reappraisal of Weights

Garcia Paucar, L. & Bencomo, N., 26 Sep 2017, 2017 IEEE 25th International Requirements Engineering Conference (RE). IEEE, 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Decision making

A survey on preferences of quality attributes in the decision-making for self-adaptive systems: The bad, the good and the ugly

Paucar, L. H. G. & Bencomo, N., 23 May 2017, CIbSE 2017 - XX Ibero-American Conference on Software Engineering. p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Adaptive systems
Decision making
Specifications

Juggling Preferences in a World of Uncertainty

Garcia Paucar, L., Bencomo, N. & Yuen, K., 26 Sep 2017, 2017 IEEE 25th International Requirements Engineering Conference (RE). IEEE, 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Decision making
Cost benefit analysis
Adaptive systems
Specifications
Uncertainty

MODELS 2017 doctoral symposium summary

Bencomo, N. & Rubin, J., 22 Sep 2017, p. 479. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Students

Self-aware computing systems: related concepts and research areas

Cámara, J., Bellman, K. L., Kephart, J. O., Autili, M., Bencomo, N., Diaconescu, A., Giese, H., Götz, S., Inverardi, P., Kounev, S. & Tivoli, M., 1 Jan 2017, Self-Aware Computing Systems. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 17-49 33 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Adaptive systems
Artificial intelligence

Self-modeling and self-awareness

Bellman, K. L., Landauer, C., Nelson, P., Bencomo, N., Götz, S., Lewis, P. & Esterle, L., 21 Feb 2017, Self-Aware Computing Systems. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 279-304 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Summary of the 12th international workshop on models@run.time

Götz, S., Bencomo, N., Bellmann, K. & Blair, G., 18 Sep 2017, In : CEUR Workshop Proceedings. 2019, p. 174-175 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File

The notion of self-aware computing

Kounev, S., Lewis, P., Bellman, K. L., Bencomo, N., Camara, J., Diaconescu, A., Esterle, L., Geihs, K., Giese, H., Götz, S., Inverardi, P., Kephart, J. O. & Zisman, A., 21 Feb 2017, Self-Aware Computing Systems. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 3-16 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Semantics

The Role of models@run.time in Autonomic Systems: keynote

Bencomo, N., 18 Aug 2017, Proceedings - 2017 IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing, ICAC 2017. IEEE, p. 293-294 2 p. 8005363. (2017 IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Decision making
Uncertainty
2016

Introduction to the special section on best papers from SEAMS 2014

Bencomo, N. & Engels, G., 3 Feb 2016, In : ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems. 10, 4, 22.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Preface to Models@run.time 2016

Gotz, S., Bencomo, N., Bellman, K. & Blair, G., 21 Sep 2016, Proceedings : 2016 IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing, ICAC2016. Kounev, S., Giese, H. & Liu, J. (eds.). IEEE, p. 363 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

Adaptive systems
Software architecture
Software Architecture
Adaptive Systems
Monitor

RE-PREF : support for REassessment of PREFerences of non-functional requirements for better decision-making in self-adaptive systems

Paucar, L. H. G. & Bencomo, N., 2 Dec 2016, Proceedings - 2016 IEEE 24th International Requirements Engineering Conference. IEEE, p. 411-414 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Adaptive systems
Decision making
Modeling

Runtime models based on dynamic decision networks: enhancing the decision-making in the domain of ambient assisted living applications

Garcia Paucar, L. H. & Bencomo, N., 23 Nov 2016, MRT 2016 - Models@run.time: Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Models@run.time, co-located with 19th International Conference on Model Driven Engineering Languages and Systems (MoDELS 2016). Götz, S., Bencomo, N., Bellman, K. & Blair, G. (eds.). CEUR-WS.org, p. 9-17 9 p. (CEUR workshop proceedings; vol. 1742).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Decision making
Adaptive systems
Specifications
Assisted living

Summary of the 11th international workshop on Models@run.time

Götz, S., Bencomo, N., Bellman, K. & Blair, G., 23 Nov 2016, MRT 2016 - Models@run.time: Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Models@run.time, co-located with 19th International Conference on Model Driven Engineering Languages and Systems (MoDELS 2016). Götz, S., Bencomo, N., Bellman, K. & Blair, G. (eds.). CEUR-WS.org, 3 p. (CEUR workshop proceedings; vol. 1742).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File

The Reassessment of Preferences of Non-Functional Requirements for Better Informed Decision-making in Self-Adaptation

Garcia Paucar, L. H. & Bencomo, N., 12 Sep 2016, Proceedings - 2016 IEEE 24th International Requirements Engineering Conference Workshops. Piscataway, NJ (US): IEEE, p. 32-38 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

File
Adaptive systems
Decision making
Costs
Uncertainty
2015

CloudMPL: a domain specific language for describing management policies for an autonomic cloud infrastructure

Alansari, M. M., Almeida, A., Bencomo, N. & Bordbar, B., 2015, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science. SciTePress, p. 451-462 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Engines
Specifications
Cloud computing
Managers
Energy utilization

Dynamic decision-making based on NFR for managing software variability and configuration selection

Almeida, A., Bencomo, N., Batista, T., Cavalcante, E. & Dantas, F., 13 Apr 2015, Proceedings of the 30th annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, SAC '15. New York, NY (US): ACM, p. 1376-1382 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Decision making
Monitoring
Specifications

Minimizing nasty surprises with better informed decision-making in self-adaptive systems

Hassan, S., Bencomo, N. & Bahsoon, R., 12 Aug 2015, Proceedings - 10th international symposium on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managing Systems, SEAMS 2015. Piscataway, NJ (UK): IEEE, p. 134-144 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Adaptive systems
Decision making
Refining
Wireless sensor networks

QuantUn: quantification of uncertainty for the reassessment of requirements

Bencomo, N., Nov 2015, 2015 IEEE 23rd International Requirements Engineering Conference (RE), proceedings. IEEE, p. 236-240 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Adaptive systems
Decision making
Uncertainty

Revisiting goal-oriented models for self-aware systems-of-systems

Cavalcante, E., Batista, T., Bencomo, N. & Sawyer, P., Sep 2015, Proceedings, IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing, ICAC 2015. Lalanda, P., Diaconescu, A., Cherkasova, L. & Kounev, S. (eds.). Piscataway, NJ (US): IEEE, p. 231-234 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

System of systems

Self-adaptive probabilistic roadmap generation for intelligent virtual agents

Samperi, K., Bencomo, N. & Lewis, P. R., 5 Jan 2015, Proceedings : 2014 IEEE eighth international conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing systems, SASO 2014. Piscataway, NJ (US): IEEE, p. 129-138 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Intelligent virtual agents
Virtual reality
Costs

Summary of the 10th International workshop on Models@run.time

Götz, S., Bencomo, N., Blair, G. & Song, H., 2015, MRT 2015 - Models@run.time: Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Models@run.time, co-located with the 18th International Conference on Model Driven Engineering Languages and Systems (MoDELS 2015). Götz, S., Bencomo, N., Blair, G. & Song, H. (eds.). CEUR-WS.org, p. i-vi 6 p. (CEUR workshop proceedings; vol. 1474).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Websites
Feedback

Two-B or not two-B? Design patterns for hybrid metaheuristics

Patelli, A., Bencomo, N., Ekart, A., Goldingay, H. & Lewis, P., 11 Jul 2015, GECCO Companion '15 : proceedings of the companion publication of the 2015 annual conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation. Silva, S. (ed.). New York, NY (US): ACM, p. 1269-1274 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution