Tom Ostrand is a senior researcher at Mälardalen University in Sweden and a visiting scholar at Rutgers University. Tom has contributed to the theory and practice of software testing and fault prediction. Tom has studied large software systems at AT&T, Siemens, and Univac during his career. In this conversation, Eduard and Tom talk about his early career, his work in fault prediction. Also, Tom gives some advice to students and young researchers pursuing a career in software engineering.
Robert Feldt is a professor of software engineering at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden. Since April 2017 he is the co-Editor in Chief of the Empirical Software Engineering Journal. In this conversation, Eduard and Robert talk about his path to being a researcher and they also cover different topics in software engineering and computer science.