Peer Reviewed Papers

Publisher website links and BiBTeX codes are available here.

July 18th 2012: Presentation for Harvard scholars and clinicians at Partners Healthcare (CIRD)

2018-…


Van Gorp, P. & Wąsowski, A. Guest editorial to the special section on ECMFA and ICMT at STAF 2016. Software & systems modeling, 2018. DOI: 10.1007/s10270-018-0659-4


2017-2018



Hui Yan, Pieter Van Gorp, Uzay Kaymak, Xudong Lu, Lei Ji, Choo Chiap Chiau, Hendriks H.M. Korsten and Huilong Duan. Aligning Event Logs to Task-Time Matrix Clinical Pathways in BPMN for Variance Analysis. IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, 2018. Print ISSN: 2168-2194. Online ISSN: 2168-2208. DOI: 10.1109/JBHI.2017.2753827. Author version in PDF.


Arash Shahrestani, Pieter Van Gorp, Pascale Le Blanc, Fabrizio Greidanus, Kristel de Groot and Jelle Leermakers. Unified Health Gamification can significantly improve Well-being in Corporate Environments. 39th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC 2017) (program). Author version in PDFPresentation Slides.


Bilge Celik, Anna Wilbik, Pieter Van Gorp, André Snoeck, Remi van Riet and Peter de Winter. A model based simulation toolkit for evaluating renal replacement policies. 50th edition of the Winter Simulation Conference (WSC 2017). Las Vegas, NV. Online supplements for reproducibility. Author version in PDF.


2016-2017



H. A. Reijers, I. Vanderfeesten, M. G. A. Plomp, P. Van Gorp, D. Fahland, W. L. M. van der Crommert, and D. D. H. Garcia, Evaluating data-centric process approaches: does the human factor factor in?, Software & systems modeling, 2016. DOI: 10.1007/s10270-015-0491-z


Pieter Van Gorp, Gregor EngelsTheory and Practice of Model Transformations – 9th International Conference, ICMT 2016, Held as Part of STAF 2016, Vienna, Austria, July 4-5, 2016, Proceedings. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 9765, Springer 2016, ISBN 978-3-319-42063-9


2015-2016



Rik Eshuis and Pieter Van Gorp. Synthesizing Object Life Cycles from Business Process Models. Software and Systems Modeling. Springer. 2014. DOI: 10.1007/s10270-014-0406-4. Source code of implementation available via GitHub. Completely configured online virtual machine demo available via SHARE.


Pieter M. Kwantes, Pieter Van Gorp, Jetty Kleijn, Arend Rensink:
Towards Compliance Verification Between Global and Local Process Models. ICGT 2015: 221-236. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-21145-9_14


2014-2015


Rik Eshuis and Pieter Van Gorp. Synthesizing Data-Centric Models from Business Process Models. Computing. February 2015. Springer. Print ISSN: 0010-485X. DOI: 10.1007/s00607-015-0442-0.


Shan Nan, Pieter Van Gorp, Hendrikus H. M. Korsten, Uzay Kaymak, Richard Vdovjak, Xudong Lu and Huilong Duan. DCCSS: A Meta-model for Dynamic Clinical Checklist Support Systems. Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Model-Driven Engineering and Software Development. ISBN: 978-989-758-083-3. 2015. PDF author copy


2013-2014


Shan Nan, Pieter Van Gorp, Hendrikus H.M. Korsten, Richard Vdovjak, Uzay Kaymak, Xudong Lu and Huilong Duan.Tracebook: A Dynamic Checklist Support System 27th IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS 2014); Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York NY. May 2014. PDF author copy


Pieter Van Gorp and Louis Rose. Guest editors’ introduction to the first issue on Experimental Software Engineering in the Cloud (ESEiC). Science of Computer Programming. Elsevier. DOI: 10.1016/j.scico.2013.12.007. 2013.


Pieter Van Gorp, Louis Rose M. and Christian Krause Preface. Proceedings Sixth Transformation Tool Contest, EPTCS 135, Open Publishing Association, DOI: 10.4204/EPTCS.135. ISSN: 2075-2180. 2013.


Hui Yan, Pieter Van Gorp, Uzay Kaymak, Xudong Lu, Richard Vdovjak, Hendriks H.M. Korsten, and Huilong Duan. Analyzing Conformance to Clinical Protocols Involving Advanced Synchronizations. Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM), 2013 IEEE International Conference on. pp. 61-68. DOI: 10.1109/BIBM.2013.6732601. Draft PDF.


2012-2013


Invited TalkPieter Van Gorp: Reviewing and Preserving Experimental Software Toolkits through SHARE. 4th International Workshop on Academic Software Development Tools and Techniques. Satellite event to ECOOP/ECSA/ECMFA, organized on July 1st, 2013, in Montpellier, France. Online PDF, companion website


Pieter Van Gorp and Louis Rose: The Petri-Nets to Statecharts Transformation Case. Sixth Transformation Tool Contest. Budapest, June 18th-19th, 2013.


S. Kolahdouz-Rahimi, K. Lano, S. Pillay, J. Troya and P. Van Gorp: Evaluation of Model Transformation Approaches for Model Refactoring. Science of Computer Programming Volume: 85 Part A. June 2014. Special Issue on Experimental Software Engineering in the Cloud.


Pieter Van Gorp, Marco Comuzzi, Andreas Jahnen, Uzay Kaymak and Blackford Middleton: An Open Platform for Personal Health Record Apps with Platform-Level Privacy Protection. Computers in Biology and Medicine. Aug 2014;51:14-23. DOI: 10.1016/j.compbiomed.2014.04.019. Elsevier. PDF author copy


Pieter Van Gorp and Marco Comuzzi: Lifelong Personal Health Data and Application Software via Virtual Machines in the Cloud. IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, Volume 18 Issue 1. pp 36-45. DOI:10.1109/JBHI.2013.2257821


Pieter Van Gorp and Marco Comuzzi. MyPHRMachines: Personal Health Desktops in the Cloud. Beta Working Paper406. Eindhoven University of Technology.


Pieter Van Gorp and Remco Dijkman. BPMN 2.0 Execution Semantics Formalized as Graph Rewrite Rules. Information and Software Technology Volume 55, Issue 2, February 2013, Pages 365–394. DOI: 10.1016/j.infsof.2012.08.014. details


Dimitrios S. Kolovos, Louis M. Rose, Ran Wei, James Williams, Pieter Van Gorp and Richard F. Paige. The Epsilon Pattern Language, work in progress.


Pieter Van Gorp, Rik Eshuis and Louis Rose: The TrE Framework for Transformation Engineering and its application to Process Model Transformation. work in progress


2011-2012


Pieter Van Gorp, Marco Comuzzi, André Fialho and Uzay Kaymak. Addressing Health Information Privacy with a novel Cloud-Based PHR System Architecture, IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC 2012). Oct. 14-17. COEX, Seoul, Korea. details


Pieter Van Gorp, Irene Vanderfeesten, Willem Dalinghaus, Josh Mengerink, Bram van der Sanden and Pieter Kubben.Towards generic MDE support for extracting purpose-specific healthcare models from annotated, unstructured texts, Foundations of Health Information Engineering and Systems (FHIES 2012), International Symposium, co-located withFM 2012, Paris, August 27-28, 2012. Lecture Notes in Computer Science Volume 7789, 2013, pp 213-221 details


Willem Dalinghaus and Pieter Van Gorp. Defining Various Pathway Terms, Beta Working Paper 384. Eindhoven University of Technology.


Van Gorp, P. and Comuzzi, M. MyPHRMachines: Lifelong Personal Health Records in the Cloud, 25th IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS 2012); Universita Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Rome, Italy, on 20-22 June 2012. details


Pieter Van Gorp, Steffen Mazanek and Louis Rose. Preface. Proceedings of the Fifth Transformation Tool Contest, Zürich, Switzerland, June 29-30 2011, Electronic Proceedings in Theoretical Computer Science volume 74. Open Publishing Association. Published: 16th November 2011. DOI: 10.4204/EPTCS.74. ISSN: 2075-2180. details


Pieter Van Gorp. Applying traceability and cloning techniques to compose input-destructive model transformations into an input-preserving chain. 1st Workshop on Composition and Evolution of Model Transformations, September 30, 2011, King’s College, London, UK. details


Best Paper AwardRik Eshuis and Pieter Van Gorp. Synthesising Object Life Cycles from Business Process Models, ER 2012, 31st International Conference on Conceptual Modeling. Implementation (GPL licensed) and Examples, screencast, online demo virtual machine 1 (update 07-07-2013: online demo virtual machine 2) in SHARE.


2010-2011


Louis M. Rose, Markus Herrmannsdoerfer, Manuel Wimmer, Tassilo Horn, Sebastian Buchwald, Kevin Lano, Andreas Koch, Elina Kalnina, Steffen Mazanek, Bernhard Schätz, Pieter Van Gorp. Graph and Model Transformation Tools for Model Migration. Software and Systems Modeling, Volume 13, Number 1 (Printed: Feb. 2014, ISSN 1619-1366). DOI:10.1007/s10270-012-0245-0


Pieter Van Gorp and Remco Dijkman. BPMN 2.0 Execution Semantics Formalized as Graph Rewrite Rules: extended version (58 pages). Beta working paper 353, Eindhoven University of Technology. BPMN workshop paper about the initial concepts


Best Paper AwardPieter Van Gorp and Steffen Mazanek. SHARE: a web portal for creating and sharing executable research papers. Finalist for The Executable Paper Grand Challenge (acceptance rate: 10/71), In proceedings of the International Conference on Computational Science (Procedia Computer Science, Volume 4, 2011, Pages 589-597, Elsevier), ICCS 2011, Tsukuba International Congress Center, Tsukuba Japan, June 1 – June 3, 2011. details


2009-2010


Remco Dijkman and Pieter Van Gorp. BPMN 2.0 Execution Semantics Formalized as Graph Rewrite Rules. In J. Mendling, M. Weidlich (Eds.), Business Process Modeling Notation, Second International Workshop, BPMN 2010, Potsdam, Germany, October 2010. Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, Vol. 67, pp. 16-30. Berlin: Springer. details


Pieter Van Gorp and Rik Eshuis. Transforming Process Models: executable rewrite rules versus a formalized Java program. Applications track of the ACM/IEEE 13th International Conference on Model Driven Engineering Languages and Systems (MoDELS 2010, Oslo). Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2010, Volume 6395, pp. 258-272. details


Pieter Van Gorp and Paul Grefen. Supporting the Internet-Based Evaluation of Modeling Software with Cloud Infrastructure. DOI: 10.1007/s10270-010-0163-y, Journal of Software and Systems Modeling (theme issue on model-based interoperability), Volume 11, Number 1, 11-28. Open Access Springer PDF. details


Arend Rensink and Pieter Van Gorp. Graph Transformation Tool Contest 2008. International Journal on Software Tools for Technology Transfer. Volume 12, Numbers 3-4, pp. 171-181, Springer (DOI: 10.1007/s10009-010-0157-7). Pre-final PDF(the final publication is available via springerlink.)


Pieter Van Gorp, Ruben Jubeh, Bernhard Grusie, Anne Keller. Fujaba hits the Wall(-e). Eindhoven University of Technology, Beta working paper 294.


2008-2009


Bart Meyers and Pieter Van Gorp. Towards a Hybrid Transformation Language: Implicit and Explicit Rule Scheduling in Story Diagrams. Sixth International Fujaba Days (FD’08), Dresden (Germany), September 18-19, 2008.
Online PDF


Pieter Van Gorp, Dirk Janssens. Transformation Language Integration based on Profiles and Higher Order Transformations. SLE – First International Conference on Software Language Engineering. Toulouse, France. Sept. 29-30, 2008. LNCS 5452, pages 208–226.
Online PDF, Slides from SLE talk.


Pieter Van Gorp. Model-driven Development of Model Transformations. ICGT Doctoral Symposium. In Reiko Heckel and Gabriele Täntzer, editors, Proc. 4th International Conference on Graph Transformation. Leicester, UK. Sept. 9-11, 2008. On pages 517-519 in Volume 5214/2008 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Springer). DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-87405-8.
Online PDF.


2007-2008


Pieter Van Gorp. Model-driven Development of Model Transformations. Ph.D. Thesis. University of Antwerp, Dept. of Mathematics and Computer Science. UMI number 3329185, ISBN 978-0-549-81995-0, 04/2008.
Online PDF, Buy paper copy online (UMI).

Pieter Van Gorp, Hans Schippers, Serge Demeyer and Dirk Janssens. Transformation Techniques can make Students excited about Formal Methods. Information and Software Technology. Volume 50, Issue 12. DOI:
j.infsof.2008.03.003, PDF (pre-print).


Dniel Varr=, Mrk Asztalos, DTnes Bisztray, Artur Boronat, Duc-Hanh Dang, Rubino Gei_, Joel Greenyer, Pieter Van Gorp, Ole Kniemeyer, Anantha Narayanan, Edgars Rencis, Erhard Weinell. Graph transformation tool contest on the transformation of UML models to CSP. In A. Schürr, M. Nagl, A. Zündorf. Applications of Graph Transformations with Industrial Relevance (AGTIVE). Kassel, Germany. Oct. 10-12, 2007, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, 2008.
DOI, bilbliographic details, PDF, …


Olaf Muliawan, Pieter Van Gorp, Anne Keller, Dirk Janssens. Executing a Standard Compliant Transformation Model on a Non-standard Platform. Workshop on Modeling, Validation and Heterogeneity (MoVaH). Satelite event of the First IEEE International Conference on Software Testing, verification and validation (ICST). Lillehammer, Norway. 04/2008.


Pieter Van Gorp. Evaluation of the Story Driven Modeling Methodology: From Towers to Models. Technical Report of the University of Antwerp (Belgium), Department of Mathematics & Computer Science, 2008.
Online PDF.


2006-2007


Pieter Van Gorp, Olaf Muliawan, Anne Keller, Dirk Janssens. Executing a Platform Independent Model of the UML-to-CSP Transformation on a Commercial Platform. AGTIVE 2007 Tool Contest, 3rd International Workshop and Symposium on Applications of Graph Transformation with Industrial Relevance. Kassel, Germany. 12/10/2007.
Online PDF. HTML docs and Case Study artifact download.


Best Paper AwardPieter Van Gorp, Hans Schippers, Serge Demeyer and Dirk Janssens. Students can get excited about Formal Methods: a model-driven course on Petri-Nets, Metamodels and Graph Grammars. MoDELS Educators’ Symposium. Nashville, Tennessee, USA. 1/10/2007.
Online PDF, Slides.


2005-2006


Pieter Van Gorp, Olaf Muliawan and Dirk Janssens. Integrating a Declarative with an Imperative Model Transformation Language. Technical report (number 2006-12), University of Antwerp (Belgium), Department of Mathematics & Computer Science, September 2006.
Online PDF, Slides presented at the First International Triple Graph Grammar Workshop.


Pieter Van Gorp, Frank Altheide and Dirk Janssens. Towards 2D Traceability in a Platform for Contract Aware Visual Transformations with Tolerated Inconsistencies. Enterprise Distributed Object Computing Conference (EDOC), Hong Kong, 16/10/2006. IEEE.
Published by IEEE, Online PDF, Slides.


Pieter Van Gorp, Frank Altheide and Dirk Janssens. Traceability and Fine-Grained Constraints in Interactive Inconsistency Management. In Tor Neple, Jon Oldevik and Jan Aagedal, editors, Second ECMDA Traceability Workshop(ECMDA-TR 2006). Bilbao, Spain. 10/7/2006.
Online PDF.


Pieter Van Gorp, Hans Schippers and Dirk Janssens. Copying Subgraphs within Model Repositories. 5th International Workshop on Graph Transformation and Visual Modeling Techniques (GT-VMT). Vienna, Austria. April 1 – 2, 2006
Online PDF, Slides. Final version of paper: see http://www.entcs.org/.


2004-2005


Tom Mens and Pieter Van Gorp. A taxonomy of model transformation. International Workshop on Graph and Model Transformation (GraMoT). A satellite event of the Fourth International Conference on Generative Programming and Component Engineering (GPCE). Tallinn, Estonia. September 28 , 2005.
Online PDF.


Tom Mens, Pieter Van Gorp, Daniel Varro and Gabor Karsai. Applying a Model Transformation Taxonomy to Graph Transformation Technology. International Workshop on Graph and Model Transformation (GraMoT). A satellite event of the Fourth International Conference on Generative Programming and Component Engineering (GPCE). Tallinn, Estonia. September 28 , 2005.
Online PDF.


Pieter Van Gorp and Dirk Janssens. CAViT: a Consistency Maintenance Framework based on Transformation Contracts. Dagstuhl Seminar 05161 – “Transformation Techniques in Software Engineering”, Schloss Dagstuhl (Germany), 17.04.05-22.04.05
Online PDF, Slides. Seminar Homepage.


Lars Grunske, Leif Geiger, Albert Zündorf, Niels Van Eetvelde, Pieter Van Gorp and Daniel Varro. Using Graph Transformation for Practical Model Driven Software Engineering. Accepted book chapter, Model-driven Software Development – Volume II of Research and Practice in Software Engineering, edited by Sami Beydeda and Volker Gruhn, July 18, 2005. ISBN: 3-540-25613-X
Online Chapter PDF.


Hans Schippers, Pieter Van Gorp and Dirk Janssens. Leveraging UML Profiles to generate Plugins from Visual Model Transformations. Software Evolution through Transformations (SETra). Electronic Notes in Theoretical Computer Science, 127(3):5n++6. Satellite of the 2nd Intl. Conference on Graph Transformation (ICGT), Rome (Italy), October 2, 2004.
Online PDF. BibTeX.


2003-2004


Hans Schippers and Pieter Van Gorp. Standardizing SDM for Model Transformations. Second Int. Fujaba Days (FD’04), Darmstadt (Germany), September 15-17, 2004.
Online PDF.


Pieter Van Gorp, Dirk Janssens and Tracy Gardner. Write Once, Deploy N: a Performance Oriented MDA Case Study.8th IEEE International Enterprise Distributed Object Computing Conference (EDOC 2004), Monterey (California, USA), September 20-24, 2004.
Published by IEEE, Online PDF, Slides.


Pieter Van Gorp. The “Write Once, Deploy N” MDA Case Study – Combining Performance Tuning with Vendor Independence. Evolution and Reuse of Language Specifications for DSLs (ERLS), Satellite event of ECOOP, Oslo (Norway), June 14, 2004.
Online PDF – Online PDF of workshop reader


Pieter Van Gorp.Write Once, Deploy N: a Performance Oriented MDA Case Study. Dagstuhl Seminar 04101 – “Language Engineering for Model-Driven Software Development”, 29.02.-05.03.04. Schloss Dagstuhl (Germany).
Citation Details. Seminar Homepage.


Bart Du Bois, Pieter Van Gorp, Alon Amsel, Niels Van Eetvelde, Hans Stenten, Serge Demeyer, and Tom Mens. A Discussion of Refactoring in Research and Practice. Technical report (number 2004-03), University of Antwerp (Belgium), Department of Mathematics & Computer Science, January 2004.
Online PDF.


Pieter Van Gorp, Niels Van Eetvelde, and Dirk Janssens. Implementing Refactorings as Graph Rewrite Rules on a Platform Independent Metamodel. In Proceedings of the 1st International Fujaba Days. University of Kassel (Germany), October 13-14, 2003.
Online PDF


2002-2003


Pieter Van Gorp, Hans Stenten, Tom Mens, and Serge Demeyer. Towards automating source-consistent UML Refactorings. In Proceedings of << UML >> 2003 – The Unified Modeling Language. San Francisco (California, USA), October 20-24, 2003. Springer-Verlag.
Online PDF. Springer Link.


Pieter Van Gorp, Hans Stenten, Tom Mens, and Serge Demeyer. Enabling and using the UML for model driven refactoring. In Serge Demeyer, Stephane Ducasse, and Kim Mens, editors, Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Object-Oriented Reengineering (WOOR), Satellite event of ECOOP, Darmstadt (Germany), July 21st, 2003. Technical Report 2003-07 of the University of Antwerp (Belgium), Department of Mathematics & Computer Science, 2003.
Online PDF


Tom Mens, Serge Demeyer, Bart Du Bois, Hans Stenten, and Pieter Van Gorp. Refactoring: Current research and future trends. Third Workshop on Language Descriptions, Tools and Applications (LDTA), Satellite event of ETAPS, Warsaw (Poland), April 6th, 2003.
Online PDF. Elsevier ENTCS link.

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Edited Proceedings

  • Daniel Balasubramanian, Christophe Jacquet, Pieter Van Gorp, Sahar Kokaly, Tamás Mészáros. Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Multi-Paradigm Modeling co-located with the 17th International Conference on Model Driven Engineering Languages and Systems. MPM@MODELS 2014, Valencia, Spain, September 30, 2014. CEUR Workshop Proceedings 1237
  • Pieter Van Gorp, Tom Ritter and Louis M. Rose. Modelling Foundations and Applications. 9th European Conference, ECMFA 2013, Montpellier, France, July 2013. Volume 7949 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Springer). ISBN 978-3-642-39013-5 (eBook) / 978-3-642-39012-8 (Softcover)
  • Pieter Van Gorp, Steffen Mazanek and Louis Rose. Proceedings of the Fifth Transformation Tool Contest, Zürich, Switzerland, June 29-30 2011, Electronic Proceedings in Theoretical Computer Science volume 74. Open Publishing Association. Published: 16th November 2011. DOI: 10.4204/EPTCS.74. ISSN: 2075-2180
  • Pieter Van Gorp. Fujaba Days 2009: proceedings of the 7th international Fujaba days (73 p.), Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands, November 16-17, 2009. TU/e open access link
  • Jordi Cabot, Martin Gogolla and Pieter Van Gorp. Eighth International Workshop on OCL Concepts and Tools. InModels in Software Engineering. more…
  • Arend Rensink and Pieter Van Gorp. Graph-Based Tools: The Contest. In Graph Transformations, Volume 5214/2008 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Springer). DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-87405-8