PROJECTS & GRANTS

Participation in the Role of Principal Investigator

  • User Interface Adaptation through User-Experience-based Reinforcement Learning (AKILA)

Granted by the Generalitat Valenciana, Grants to consolidated research groups (AICO), with ref. CIAICO/2021/303

Duration: 2022/01 to 2024/12

Principal Researchers: Silvia Abrahão

Number of researchers: 5 researchers from Universitat Politècnica de València (Spain) and 1 researcher from Université catholique de Louvain (Belgium).

  • User-Centered Dynamic Adaptation of Cloud Services (Adapt@Cloud)

Granted by the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (CICYT project), R&D Program Oriented to the Societal Challenges, with ref. TIN2017-84550-R

Duration: 2018-2020 (extended until 2021/09)

Principal Researchers: Silvia Abrahão & Emilio Insfran

Number of researchers: 7 researchers from Universitat Politècnica de València (Spain), 2 researchers from Universidade Nova de Lisboa (Portugal), 1 researcher from Université catholique de Louvain (Belgium) and 1 researcher from the Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI).

  • Network of Excellence on Software Quality and Sustainability (CALESI)

Granted by the Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness, with ref. TIN2017-90689-REDT 

Duration: 2018-2019 (extended until 2021/06)

Principal Researcher: Silvia Abrahão

Number of researchers: a group of researchers from 10 Spanish universities: ISSI group (U. Politècnica de València), Alarcos group (U. Castilla-La Mancha), GESSI group (U. Politècnica de Catalunya), Software product & process improvement group (U. Politécnica de Madrid), GIS group (U. Murcia), GISUM group (U. Málaga), Lucentia group (U. Alicante), IWT2 group (U. Sevilla), SPI&FM group (U. Cádiz) and SSE@MU group (U. Mondragón).

 

Granted by the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (CICYT project), R&D Program Oriented to the Societal Challenges, with ref. TIN2013-46300-R

Duration: 2014-2017

Principal Researcher: Silvia Abrahão

Number of researchers: 10 researchers from Universitat Politècnica de València and other 2 researchers from Universidade Nova de Lisboa (Portugal).

  • Flexible Fog Computing Services

Grant for Attracting EU and other international R&D projects, Generalitat Valenciana, Conselleria de Educación, with ref. APE/2016/010

Principal Researcher: Silvia Abrahão

Duration: 2016/01 to 2016/12

  • Multimodeling Approach For Quality-Aware Software Product Lines (MULTIPLE)

Granted by the Ministry of Science and Innovation (CICYT project), with ref. TIN2009-13838

Duration: 2010/01 to 2013/12

Principal Researcher: Silvia Abrahão

Number of researchers: 8 researchers from Universitat Politècnica de València and other 5 researchers from Leicester University (IK), University of Colima (Mexico) and LERO (Ireland).

Promoter-Observer Entities (EPO): Rolls-Royce plc (UK) and Mondragon Goi Eskola Politeknikoa J.M.A (Spain).

  • Grant VALI+D for contracting PhD researchers

Granted by the Generalitat Valenciana, Consellería D’ Educació, Investigació, Cultura I Esport, VALI+D Program, granted for the training of Javier Gonzalez-Huerta, with ref. ACIF/2011/235

Duration: 01/03/2011 until 01/01/2015

Principal Researcher: Silvia Abrahão

Number of researchers: 2 researchers from Universitat Politècnica de València

 

  • Usability in Service-Oriented Product Line Engineering

Granted by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport (PHB2011-0015-PC)

Duration: Jan. 2012 to Dec. 2013

Principal Researcher: Silvia Abrahão (Spanish coordinator) & Eduardo Santana de Almeida (Brazilian coordinator).

Number of researchers: 5 researchers from the Universitat Politècnica de Valencia (UPV) and 8 researchers from Federal University of Bahia (UFPA)

 

  • Integration of Quality in Model-Driven Software Development (CALIMO)

Granted by Generalitat Valenciana, Conselleria de Educación - GV/2009/103

Duration: 2009/01 until 2011/12

Principal Researcher: Silvia Abrahão

Number of researchers: 5 researchers from U. Politècnica de València.

  • Quality-Driven Model Transformations

Granted by the Universidad Politècnica de València, with reference UPV- 20080008.

Duration: 2007/12 until 2009/12

Principal Researcher: Silvia Abrahão

Number of researchers: 5 researchers from Univ. Politècnica de València.

Participation in the Role of Principal Investigator for the UPV node​​

Granted by the EU Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) - Action IC0904.

Duration: 01/11/2009 until 30/11/2013

Principal Researcher: Effie Lai-Chong Law (ETH, Zurich, action coordinator) & Silvia Abrahão (UPV Node coordinator).

Number of researchers: partners from 21 European countries.

  • Spanish Network in Service-Oriented Architectures

Granted by the Spanish Min. of Economy and Competitiveness (TIN2011-15497-E)

Duration:  1/09/2012-31/08/2013 (extended until 24/06/2014)

Principal Researcher: Valeria de Castro (Rey Juan Carlos University).

Number of researchers: 84 partners from 17 Spanish research groups

Granted by the European Union COST Action 294 (http://www.cost294.org/)

Duration: 2005-2009

Principal Researcher: Effie Lai-Chong Law (ETH, Zurich, action coordinator) & Silvia Abrahão (UPV Node coordinator).

Number of researchers: partners from 19 European countries

  • Spanish Network on Software Process and Product Quality (CALIPSO)

Granted by the Ministry of Science and Education, with ref. TIN2005-24055E

Duration: 2005 to 2007

Principal Researcher: Coral Calero (University of Castilla-La-Mancha)

Number of researchers: 98 researchers from19 Spanish universities, 5 Latin-American companies, and 5 companies.

Participation in the Role of Researcher

Granted by the European Commission, Horizon Europe Framework Programme (HORIZON-RIA), HORIZON-CL4-2021-HUMAN-01-24 (101070363)

Duration: 2022-11 to 2022-10

Total funding amount: 3,493,992 €

Partners: Universitat’ di Bologna, Umeå University, University College Cork, Adecco Training, Modis Consulting, Philips Research, Globaz, ALLAI, Period Think Tank Aps, Arcigay,  Women in AI, Eurocadres, Instituto Tecnológico de Informatica, Universitat Politècnica de Valencia, Universidad de La Laguna, Asociación Rayuela.

Granted by the European Commission, Horizon Europe Framework Programme, HORIZON-CL4-2021-TWIN-TRANSITION-01-07

Grant agreement ID: 101057294 
Principal Researcher: Stefanos Vrochidis (CERTH)

Duration: 2022/10/1 to 2025/09/30

Total funding amount: 5.999.694 € 
Participants: CERTH, UPV, UNINOVA, IKERLAN, TAU, UNIVPM, ITI, CESI, IANUS, XLAB, FBA, DIN, PAMA, D2TECH, BBM, MULTISCAN

  • Supporting Innovation Competence Development in Online Education (SINCOE)

Granted by the European Commission, Erasmus + Finish National Agency for Education
Grant Number: 2021-1-FI01-KA220-HED-000023343
Duration: 2022-02 to 2025-02
Principal Researcher: Juan A. Marin-Garcia
Participants: Univ. Politècnica de València (Spain), Hamburg University of Applied Science (Germany) and University of Turku (Finland)

  • Social Implications of Artificial Intelligence

Granted by the European Commission, Erasmus+ Blended Intensive Program (BIP) within the Erasmus KA 131 project 2021Grant Number: 2021-1-DE01-KA131-HED-00005600
Duration: 2021-09 to 2023-12
Principal Investigator: Ruben Nuredini
Participants: Heilbronn University (Germany) Univ. Politècnica de València (Spain) and University of Mother Teresa (North Macedonia)

  • Model-Driven Incremental Development of Cloud Services

Microsoft Azure Research Award, Granted by Microsoft
Principal Researcher: Emilio Insfran

Duration: 23/07/2013 to  23/07/2014 and 23/07/2014 to  23/07/2015

Number of researchers: 8 researchers from the  UPV

  • A Formal and Technological Framework for Model Management (META)

Granted by the Ministry of Science and Education (CICYT project), with ref. TIN2006-15175-C05-01.

Duration: 2006/10 to 2009/09

Principal Researcher: Isidro Ramos Salavert

Number of researchers: 15 researchers from Universidad Politècnica de València, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Universidad de Murcia, Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena, and European Software Institute

  • Spanish Network in Technologies for Industrial Software Development (TeDIS)

Granted by the Spanish Min. of Economy and Competitiveness (TIN2011-15009-E)

Duration:  2012/07 to 2013/12

Principal Researcher: Juan Manuel Vara  (Rey Juan Carlos University).

Number of researchers: 78 partners from Spanish research groups

  • From Requirements to UML Models: A Model-Driven Approach

Granted by the Generalitat Valenciana, Conselleria de Educación.

Duration: 01/01/2008 until 01/01/2009

Principal Researcher: Emilio Insfran

Number of researchers: 3 researchers from Univ. Politècnica de València.

  • Development of E-services for the New Digital Society (DESTINO)

Granted by the Ministry of Science and Education (CICYT project) with funding of FEDER (TIN2004-03534).

Duration: 01/01/2005 until 31/12/2007

Principal Researcher: Vicente Pelechano

Number of researchers: 17 researchers from Universitat Politècnica de València

  • Software Engineering and Home Automation. Analysis and Implementation of Digital Homes

Granted by the Generalitat Valenciana (Ref.  AE05/013)

Duration: 01/01/2005 until 01/01/2006

Principal Researcher: Oscar Pastor

Number of researchers: 6 researchers from Universitat Politècnica de València

  • Spanish Network on Web Services: Engineering, Technologies and Architectures

Granted by the Ministry of Science and Education, with ref. TIN2007-29678-E

Duration: 06/03/2008 - 05/03/2009

Principal Researcher: Esperanza Marcos (Rey Juan Carlos University)​

Number of researchers: 120 researchers and practitioners.

  • Spanish Network on Model-Driven Software Development (DSDM)

Granted by the Ministry of Science and Education, with ref. TIN2005-25866E

Duration: 2005 to 2007

Principal Researcher: Antonio Vallecillo (University of Malaga)

​Number of researchers: 100 researchers from15 Spanish universities and 4 companies.

  • Grant to the Logic Programming and Software Engineering Group

Granted by the Valencian Agency of Science and Technology (I+D actions).

Duration: 01/01/2003 until 01/01/2004

Principal Researcher: Prof. Isidro Ramos Salavert

Number of researchers: 35

  • Spanish Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics (SPARCIM)

Granted by the Ministry of Science and Technology - CICYT project (Spanish Research Funding Agency), with ref. TIC 2002-10628-E

Duration: 01/01/2003 until 31/01/2004

Principal Researcher: M. Alpuente, I. Ramos, E. Pimentel, M. Hermenegildo, J. J. Moreno, J. Larrosa, F. Orejas, and R. S. José, E. Marcos, R. L. de Mántaras.

Number of researchers: 45 researchers from URJC, UPM, UPC, IIIA/CSIC, UPV, U. Málaga

  • Advanced Software Technology for the Software Engineering of the Information Society (TAISSI)

Granted by the CICYT (Spanish Research Funding Agency), with ref. TIC2001-3530-C02-01.

Duration: 27/12/2001 until 27/12/2004

Principal Researcher: Oscar Pastor López

Number of researchers: 14

  • Web-Oriented Software Technology (WEST)

Granted by the CYTED, subprog. VII.18)

Participating universities: PUC-Rio (Brazil); Brasilia University (Brazil); Federal University of Pernambuco (Brazil); UNLP (Argentina); UTFSM, (Chile); Universitat Politècnica de València (Spain); University of Málaga (Spain); University of Sevilla (Spain); EAFIT University (Colombia); Catholic University of Asunción (Paraguay); University of Porto (Portugal).

Duration: 2000-2003.

Principal Researcher: Oscar Pastor López

Number of researchers: members of the ibero-american research groups.

  • Web Engineering Network of Excellence (WEE-NET)

Granted by the European Commission, Alpha EU Project, ref. ALFA II-0359-FA

Duration:  2005/09 – 2007/08

Principal Researcher: Symeon Retalis (Univ. of Piraeus, Greece, project lead)

Partners: Univ. of Peireus, Politecnico di Milano, Univ. Politècnica de Valencia, Univ. of Trento, Univ. Linz, Univ. Nacional de La Pampa (AR), Univ. Nacional de La Plata (AR), Univ. "Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion" (PY), PUC-Rio (BR)

Number of researchers: 10 research groups in Web engineering

  • Software Quality and Estimation

Special Action of the Spanish Ministry of Science and Technology with reference TIC 2002-12274-E.

Duration: 2004

Principal Researcher: Oscar Pastor

Number of researchers: 9

  • M-Learning Portal for/based on Web Engineering Techniques

Granted by the Socrates European Union Program

Duration: 2004-2007

Principal Investigator: Oscar Pastor (UPV Node coordinator)

Number of researchers: 13 research groups in Web Engineering from the European Union.

Automatic Generation of Software Systems in Object-Oriented Environments

Granted by the CICYT (Spanish Research Funding Agency), FEDER program, con ref. TIC 1FD97-1102

Duration: 1999 – 2001

Principal Researcher: Oscar Pastor

Number of researchers: 13

  • Object-Oriented Software Reengineering (OOSR)

Granted by the National Research Council of Brazil (CNPq), RHAE Program.

Organism: Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil

Duration: September 1996 until September 1998

Principal Researcher: Antonio Francisco do Prado

Number of researchers: 8