Who are we?

AynSoft is a software development team that is involved in field of software engineering for web and desktop applications since 2003. The main focus of AynSoft is developing web services for the field of software development. The research department of AynSoft has published many scientific articles in the area of software engineering, and particularly in the field of design patterns, open source, software quality and computer games.

Percerons publications

[1] A. Ampatzoglou, A. Gortzis, I. Deligiannis and I. Stamelos, "A methodology on extracting reusable software components from Open Source Games", ACM Proceedings of the 2012 MindTREK Conference (MindTREK 2012), 3-5 Octomber 2012, Tampere, Finland.

[2] A. Ampatzoglou, O. Michou and I. Stamelos, "Building and Mining a Repository of Design Pattern Instances: Practical and Research Benefits", Entertanment Computing, Elsevier (accepted for publication).

[3] A. Ampatzoglou, G. Frantzeskou and I. Stamelos, "A Methodology to Assess the Impact of Design Patterns on Software Quality", Information and Software Technology, Elsevier, April 2012, volume 54 pp. 331-346.

Other publications of our Staff

[4] A. Ampatzoglou, S. Charalampidou and I. Stamelos, "Research State of the Art on GoF Design Patterns: A Systematic Mapping Study", Journal of Systems and Software, Elsevier, 86 (7), pp. 1945-1964. July 2013.

[5] A. Ampatzoglou, A. Kritikos, G. Kakarontzas and I. Stamelos, "An Empirical Investigation on the Reusability of Design Patterns and Software Packages", Journal of Systems and Software, Elsevier, December 2011, volume 84, pp. 2265-2283.

[6] A. Ampatzoglou and I. Stamelos, "Software Engineering Research for Computer Games: A systematic Review", Information and Software Technology, Elsevier, September 2010, volume 52, issue 9, pp. 888-901.

[7] A. Ampatzoglou and A. Chatzigeorgiou, "Evaluation of Object-Oriented design patterns in game development", Information and Software Technology, Elsevier, May 2007, volume 49, issue 5, pp. 445-454.

[8] G. Kakarontzas, E. Constantinou, A. Ampatzoglou and I. Stamelos, "Layer Assessment of Object-Oriented Software: A Metric Facilitating White-Box Reuse", Journal of Systems and Software, Elsevier, accepted for publication.

[9] A.Ampatzoglou, A. Gkortzis, S. Charalampidou and P. Avgeriou, "An Embedded Multiple-Case Study on OSS Design Quality Assessment across Domains", IEEE Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement (ESEM' 13), 10-11 October 2013, Baltimore, USA.

[10] A.Ampatzoglou, S. Charalampidou and I. Stamelos, "Design Pattern Alternatives: What to do when a GoF pattern fails", ACM Proccedings of the 17th Panhelenic Conference on Informatics (PCI' 13), 19-21 September 2013, Thessaloniki, Greece.

[11] A. Mavridis, A. Ampatzoglou, I. Stamelos, P. Sfetsos and I. Deligiannis, "Selecting Refactorings: An Option Based Approach", IEEE Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on the Quality of Information and Communications Technology (QUATIC' 12), 3-6 September 2012, Lisboa, Portugal.

[12] A. Ampatzoglou, S. Charalampidou and I. Stamelos, "Investigating the Use of Object-Oriented Design Patterns in Open-Source Software: A Case Study", CCIS, Springer, volume 230, pp. 106-120, December 2011.

[13] A. Ampatzoglou, A. Kritikos, M. E. Arvanitou, A. Gkortzis, F. Chatziasimidis and I. Stamelos, "An empirical investigation on the impact of design pattern application on computer game defects", ACM Proceedings of the 2011 MindTREK Conference (MindTREK 2011), 29-30 September 2011, Tampere, Finland.

[14] A. Ampatzoglou, S. Charalampidou, K. Savva and I. Stamelos, "An empirical study on design pattern employment in open-source software", Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Evaluation of Novel Approaches in Software Engineering (ENASE '10), 22-24 July 2010, Athens, Greece.

[15] A. Ampatzoglou, A. Chatzigeorgiou, I. Stamelos, "Graphical Representation as a factor of 3D software user satisfaction: A metric based approach", IEEE Proceedings of the 12th Panhellenic Conference (PCI' 08), 28-30 August 2008, Samos, Greece

[16] A. Ampatzoglou, A. Chatzigeorgiou, N. Samaras, "Investigating the use of patterns in open-source games", Proceedings of the 3rd Balkan Conference on Informatics (BCI'07), 27-29 September 2007, Sofia, Bulgaria

[17] M. Keskenidou, L. Koskinidou, A. Ampatzoglou, "A controlled experiment on children learning experience through computer games", Proceedings of the 13th Panhellenic Conference on Informatics (PCI'09), 10-12 September 2009, Corfu, Greece

[18] O. Michou, M. Vamvaka, A. Ampatzoglou, "AynOmel 3D - A pattern based game framework", Proceedings of 11th Panhellenic Conference on Informatics (PCI'07), 18-20 May 2007, Patras, Greece