I am seeking MSc. students to advise at  PCC-DIN/UEM.

I am seeking Graduate students to advise (Ph.D. in Computer Science   NAU - School of Informatics, Computing, and Cyber Systems)

If you are interested, look at my Research Interests and send me an email.

My current students

Williamson Silva (PhD candidate @UFAM - coadvisor - joined in 2015)

  • Improving the UML Learning by using Active Learning approaches

Bianca Trinkenreich (PhD student @NAU - advisor - joined Fall 2019)

  • Diversity and Success in Open Source projects 

Simone de França (MSc. Students @DIN/UEM - advisor - joined in 2019)

  • Using Worked Examples from Open Source to teach Software Engineering 

Mairieli Wessel (PhD student @IME/USP - joined in 2018)

  • Exploring Bots on GitHub 

My previous students

Marcus Vinícius Bertoncello (MSc. @DIN/UEM - advisor - 2016-2019)

  • Pesquisa exploratória sobre o perfil e comportamento dos contribuidores casuais no GitHub

Jefferson Silva (PhD @IME/USP - coadvisor - 2015-2019)

  • Engagement in Open Source Software Projects via Summer of Code Programs

Stephen White (Undergrad research @NAU 2018-2019)


  • Casual contributors in OSS projects

Alexandre Zanatta (PhD @PUCRS - coadvisor - 2015-2019)

  • Recommendations for crowdworkers to overcome barriers in crowdsourcing software projects

Carolina Toscani (MSc. @PUCRS - coadvisor - 2016-2018)

  • Gamifying the onboarding of newcomers to OSS projects

Anderson Neira (MSc. @DIN/UEM - advisor - 2016-2018)

  • Investigating profiles of Crowdsourcing developers

João Choma (MSc. @DIN/UEM - coadvisor - 2015-2017)

  • Software Product Lines

Luiz Felipe Fronchetti (Undergrad)

  • Impact of OSS project migration to social coding environment

Felipe Veiga Ramos (Undergrad)

  • Casual Contributions to Open Source Software projects: what is going on?

Guilherme Castro Diniz and Bruno Mendes de Souza (Undergrad)

  • Gamifying a forge to foster contribution from undergrad students to Open Source projects