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


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

  • Diversity and Success in Open Source projects 

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

  • Exploring Bots on GitHub 


Simone de França (MSc. Student @DIN/UEM - supervisor - joined in 2019)

  • Using Worked Examples from Open Source to teach Software Engineering 


Andressa de Souza Silva Medeiros (MSc. Student @DIN/UEM - supervisor - joined in 2020)

  • Analysis of employment of Open Source in undergraduate courses

Felipe Fronchetti (MSc student @IME/USP - joined in 2018)

  • How newcomer-prone is the documentation available on GitHub: Analysis of Contributing.md and Readme.md



Williamson Silva (PhD @UFAM - co-supervisor - 2015-2019)

  • OPENSMALS: Um Repositório Aberto para Auxiliar no Ensino de Modelagem de Software Empregando Estratégias de Aprendizagem Ativa

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

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

Alexandre Zanatta (PhD @PUCRS - co-supervisor - 2015-2019)

  • Recommendations for crowdworkers to overcome barriers in crowdsourcing software projects


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

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

Carolina Toscani (MSc. @PUCRS - co-supervisor - 2016-2018)

  • Gamifying the onboarding of newcomers to OSS projects

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

  • Investigating profiles of Crowdsourcing developers

João Choma (MSc. @DIN/UEM - co-supervisor - 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