Dr. Marie Christin Platenius

Software Engineering
Heinz Nixdorf Institute, Paderborn University

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Curriculum Vitae

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  • since 11/2016: Postdoctoral Researcher at the Software Engineering Group of the Heinz Nixdorf Institute & Postdoctoral Researcher and Leading Software Architect at the Collaborative Research Center 901 - On-The-Fly Computing at Paderborn University

  • 11/2011 - 11/2016: Research Assistant at the Software Engineering Group of the Heinz Nixdorf Institute & at the "Sonderforschungsbereich 901 - On-The-Fly Computing" at Paderborn University

  • 11/2011 - 07/2016: PhD student at the Software Engineering Group of the Heinz Nixdorf Institute at Paderborn University, supervised by Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Schäfer (Title of the Dissertation: "Fuzzy Matching of Comprehensive Service Specifications")

  • 12/2009 - 10/2011: Master's studies in Computer Science at Paderborn University (Title of the Master's Thesis: "Reengineering of Design Deficiencies in Component-Based Software Architectures", supervised by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Steffen Becker)

  • 10/2006 - 12/2009: Bachelor's studies in Computer Science with a minor in Psychology at Paderborn University


My research interests include Model-driven-, Component-based-, and Service-oriented Software Engineering, Software Architecture, Software Markets, and - especially - Fuzziness & Uncertainty in Software Engineering.

For more detailed information and my list of publications, please refer to one of the following pages:

Furthermore, I am finance chair of ESEC/FSE 2017 and I am chair of IoT-ASAP 2017 and of WAMA 2017:


I am also in the program committee of the ICSE 2018 Demonstrations Track and of SoftIoT 2017:



I am currently lecturer of the course Model-Based Software Engineering at Paderborn University. Furthermore, I supervised a number of Bachelor's and Master's theses. My further teaching activities include organization of practical Bachelor courses, organization of a one-year project group of Master students, supervision within the scope of seminars, and assistance in oral exams of Master courses. I have also been a mentor in the PerspektiveM program for female MINT students.

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