Conducting Field Studies in Software Engineering: An Experience Report

Rebecca Yates

Involving practitioners in software engineering research is crucial for relevant, applicable results, but finding willing participants can be difficult. This experience report describes some of the issues that can block or mar field studies of software engineering, and suggests tactics to avoid or mitigate these problems.

Type of Publication: Paper
Conference: PPIG 2012 - 24th Annual Workshop
Publication Year: 2012
Paper #: 13
TitleConducting Field Studies in Software Engineering: An Experience Report
Publication TypePaper
AuthorsYates, R
PPIG Workshop: 
2012-11-24th