Martin Pinzger, Prof. Dr.
Martin Pinzger is a Full Professor and Chair of Software Engineering at the University of Klagenfurt
, Austria. He is leading the Software Engineering Research Group
and is currently also serving as the head of the Institute of Informatics Systems
. Martin Pinzger received a MSc (Dipl. Ing.) in 2001 and PhD (Dr. techn.) in 2005 in informatics from the Vienna University of Technology, both with distinction. He was a Postdoc at the University of Zurich and an Assistant Professor at the Delft University of Technology from which he received tenure in 2012. His research interests are in software engineering with a focus on software evolution, software quality, mining software repositories, software visualization, software design, and empirical studies in software engineering
. In 2012, he won a prestigious NWO Vidi grant
for his research proposal on recording and analysis of fine-grained code changes. In 2013, he received an ICSE 2013 ACM SIGSOFT distinguished paper award
for his work on data clone detection in spreadsheets and the ICSM 2013 most influential paper award
for his work on the release history database. In 2014, he won the ICSME 2014
Best Paper Award for his work on a genetic algorithm to refactor fat Java interfaces.
I am looking for Master Students with strong technical or research skills for doing a Master's Thesis with me. Find out more info on my open thesis projects on this web-site
I am co-general chair of the 46. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Informatik (INFORMATIK 2016), the annual meeting of the German society of informatics, to be held in Klagenfurt, Austria, 26th - 30th September 2016. Get your workshop and tutorial proposals ready and submit them until January 11th, 2016.
- March 2016 - Two full research papers accepted at MSR 2016. Preprints will be available soon.
- February 2016 - Gave a talk on "A Tale of Bug Prediction in Software Development" at the CHAQ Steering Board Meeting 2016 (slides).