Person

Mirko Sonntag

Faculty Information Technology

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Mirko Sonntag

Address :

Esslingen Hilltop Campus
Room: F 01.153
Flandernstraße 101
73732 Esslingen

subjects

Teaching:

  • Software Engineering
  • Agile Development
  • Programming
  • Software Testing
  • DevOps

Research:

  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Mobility

consultation hours

In winter semester 2019/20:

During lectures: Thursday, 13:00 - 14:00. Please write an e-mail.

In semester break: On appointment. Please write an e-mail.

vita

Since 2019 Professor for Software Engineering at the University of Applied Science in Esslingen, Germany

2012 - 2019 Software development in the field of connectivity of vehicles at the Bosch Software Innovations GmbH as developer, scrum master, project lead and group lead

2009 - 2012 Ph.D. Student at the Institute of Architecture of Application Systems (IAAS), University of Stuttgart, within the DFG Excellence Initiative Simulation Technology (SimTech). Research focus: Flexibility of scientific workflows. Degree: Dr. rer. nat.

2002 - 2008 Student of Software Engineering at the University of Stuttgart, Germany. Focus: Architecture of Application Systems. Degree: Diploma in Information Sciences

publications

Book Chapters:

  1. Görlach, Katharina; Sonntag, Mirko; Karastoyanova, Dimka; Leymann, Frank; Reiter, Michael: Conventional Workflow Technology for Scientific Simulation. In: Yang, Xiaoyu (Hrsg); Wang, Lizhe (Hrsg); Jie, Wei (Hrsg): Guide to e-Science, Springer-Verlag, 2011

Journal Papers:

  1. Sonntag, Mirko; Karastoyanova, Dimka: Model-as-you-go: An Approach for an Advanced Infrastructure for Scientific Workflows. In: Journal of Grid Computing. Vol. 11(3), Springer Verlag, 2013.
  2. Sonntag, Mirko; Karastoyanova, Dimka: Ad hoc Iteration and Re-execution of Activities in Workflows. In: International Journal On Advances in Software. Vol. 5(1 & 2), Xpert Publishing Services, 2012.
  3. Kopp, Oliver; Görlach, Katharina; Karastoyanova, Dimka; Leymann, Frank; Reiter, Michael; Schumm, David; Sonntag, Mirko; Strauch, Steve; Unger, Tobias; Wieland, Matthias; Khalaf, Rania: A Classification of BPEL Extensions. In: Journal of Systems Integration. Vol. 2(4), Online, 2011.
  4. Schumm, David; Karastoyanova, Dimka; Kopp, Oliver; Leymann, Frank; Sonntag, Mirko; Strauch, Steve: Process Fragment Libraries for Easier and Faster Development of Process-based Applications. In: Journal of Systems Integration. Vol. 2(1), Online, 2011.
  5. Sonntag, Mirko; Görlach, Katharina; Karastoyanova, Dimka; Leymann, Frank; Reiter, Michael: Process Space-based Scientific Workflow Enactment. In: International Journal of Business Process Integration and Management (IJBPIM) Special Issue on Scientific Workflows, Vol 5, No. 1, pp. 32-44, Inderscience Publishers, 2010.

Conference Papers:

  1. Karastoyanova, Dimka; Dentsas, Dimitrios; Schumm, David; Sonntag, Mirko; Sun, Lina; Vukojevic-Haupt, Karolina: Service-based Integration of Human Users in Workflow-driven Scientific Experiments. In: Proceedings of the 8th IEEE International Conference on eScience (eScience 2012).
  2. Sonntag, Mirko; Hotta, Sven; Karastoyanova, Dimka; Molnar, David; Schmauder, Siegfried: Using Services and Service Compositions to Enable the Distributed Execution of Legacy Simulation Applications. In: Abramowicz, W. (Hrsg); Llorente, I.M. (Hrsg); Surridge, M. (Hrsg); Zisman, A. (Hrsg); Vayssière, J. (Hrsg): Towards a Service-Based Internet, Proceedings of the 4th European Conference ServiceWave 2011, Poznan, Poland, 2011.
  3. Sonntag, Mirko; Görlach, Katharina; Karastoyanova, Dimka; Leymann, Frank; Malets, Polina; Schumm, David: Views on Scientific Workflows. In: Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Perspectives in Business Informatics Research (BIR 2011), 2011.
  4. Sonntag, Mirko; Karastoyanova, Dimka: Enforcing the Repeated Execution of Logic in Workflows. In: Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Business Intelligence and Technology (BUSTECH 2011), Rome, Italy, 2011.
  5. Sonntag, Mirko; Karastoyanova, Dimka: Compensation of Adapted Service Orchestration Logic in BPEL'n'Aspects. In: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Business Process Management (BPM 2011), Clermont-Ferrand, France, 2011.
  6. Sonntag, Mirko; Karastoyanova, Dimka; Deelman, Ewa: Bridging The Gap Between Business And Scientific Workflows. In: Proceedings of the IEEE 6th International Conference on e-Science, Brisbane, Australia, December 7-10, 2010.
  7. Sonntag, Mirko; Currle-Linde, Natalia; Görlach, Katharina; Karastoyanova, Dimka: Towards Simulation Workflows With BPEL: Deriving Missing Features From GriCoL. In: Alhajj, R.S. (Hrsg); Leung, V.C.M. (Hrsg); Saif, M. (Hrsg); Thring, R. (Hrsg): Proceedings of the 21st IASTED International Conference on Modelling and Simulation (MS 2010), 2010.
  8. Sonntag, Mirko; Karastoyanova, Dimka: Next Generation Interactive Scientific Experimenting Based On The Workflow Technology. In: Alhajj, R.S. (Hrsg); Leung, V.C.M. (Hrsg); Saif, M. (Hrsg); Thring, R. (Hrsg): Proceedings of the 21st IASTED International Conference on Modelling and Simulation (MS 2010), 2010.
  9. Nitzsche, Jörg; Höhersteiger, Benjamin; Leymann, Frank; Sonntag, Mirko; Tost, Markus: Defining the Behaviour of BPELlight Interaction Activities Using Message Exchange Patterns. In: Proceedings of the Service Wave 2008.

Workshop Papers:

  1. Sonntag, Mirko; Hahn, Michael; Karastoyanova, Dimka: Mayflower - Explorative Modeling of Scientific Workflows with BPEL. In: Proceedings of the Demo Track of the 10th International Conference on Business Process Management (BPM 2012), CEUR Workshop Proceedings, 2012.
  2. Schumm, David; Dentsas, Dimitrios; Hahn, Michael; Karastoyanova, Dimka; Leymann, Frank; Sonntag, Mirko: Web Service Composition Reuse through Shared Process Fragment Libraries. In: Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Web Engineering (ICWE 2012 Demos).
  3. Sonntag, Mirko; Hotta, Sven; Karastoyanova, Dimka; Molnar, David; Schmauder, Siegfried: Workflow-Based Distributed Environment For Legacy Simulation Applications. In: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Software and Data Technologies (ICSOFT 2011), Poster Paper.
  4. Sonntag, Mirko; Karastoyanova, Dimka: Concurrent Workflow Evolution. In: Electronic Communications of the EASST, Volume 37, ISSN 1863-2122, 2011.
  5. Sonntag, Mirko; Karastoyanova, Dimka: BPEL'n'Aspects And Compensation: Adapted Service Orchestration Logic and its Compensation Using Aspects. In: Weske, Mathias (Hrsg); Yang, Jian (Hrsg); Maglio, Paul (Hrsg); Fantinato, Marcelo (Hrsg): Proceedings of the 8th Int. Conf. on Service-Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2010), Demo Track, 2010.
  6. Sonntag, Mirko; Karastoyanova, Dimka; Deelman, Ewa: BPEL4Pegasus: Combining Business and Scientific Workflows. In: Weske, Mathias (Hrsg); Yang, Jian (Hrsg); Maglio, Paul (Hrsg); Fantinato, Marcelo (Hrsg): Proceedings of the 8th Int. Conf. on Service-Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2010), Demo Track, 2010.
  7. Sonntag, Mirko; Karastoyanova, Dimka; Leymann, Frank: The Missing Features of Workflow Systems for Scientific Computations. In: Proceedings of the 3rd Grid Workflow Workshop (GWW), Software Engineering Conference, GI-Edition Lecture Notes in Informatics (LNI), P-160, 2010.

Posters:

  1. Sonntag, Mirko; Karastoyanova, Dimka:Workflow-based Distributed Environment for Legacy Simulation Applications. 6th International Conference on Software and Data Technologies (ICSOFT 2011), Seville, Spain, July 2011.
  2. Sonntag, Mirko; Karastoyanova, Dimka: Workflow-based Simulation of Solids. International Conference on Simulation Technology (SimTech 2011), Stuttgart, Germany, June 2011.

Technical Reports:

  1. Kopp, Oliver; Henke, Sebastian; Karastoyanova, Dimka; Khalaf, Rania; Leymann, Frank; Sonntag, Mirko; Steinmetz, Thomas; Unger, Tobias; Wetzstein, Branimir: An Event Model for WS-BPEL 2.0, University of Stuttgart, Technical Report No. 2011/07.

Other Publications:

  1. Sonntag, Mirko: Conceptual Design and Implementation of a BPEL light Workflow Engine With Support for Message Exchange Patterns., Diploma Thesis No. 2822, 2008.
  2. Wagner, Sebastian; Sonntag, Mirko; Gostmann, Hendrik: Vergleich von Business Activity Monitoring Werkzeugen, Student Report Software Engineering No. 76, 2007.

Theses and Application Projects

Bachelor Theses

topics with Software development

Open:

  1. Automatic generation of unit test cases based on Eclipse and jUnit
  2. Conzept und implementation of a mobile app for Kanboard

Running:

  1. Concept and implementation of a machine learning algorithm for reducing network bottlenecks when charging fleets of electrical vehicles
  2. Concept and implementation of a machine learning algorithm for price-efficient charging of fleets of electrical vehicles
  3. Concept and implementation of a Scrum-simulation based on a Scrum card game

Done:

  1. Agile test management: Concept and implementation for the presentation of acceptance test data in user stories, 2019
  2. Design and Implementation of a build server interface for the access on acceptance test data, 2020

Topics without Software Development

Done:

  1. Analysis of the application of AI in the field of software testing, 2020

 

Please contact me via e-mail if you are interested.

Application Projects

Topics

Open:

  1. Implementation of a TimeTimer

Running:

  1. Optimizing the creation of grids for the numerical simulation in complex terrain

Done:

  1. Simulation of an application for performing software tests, 2020
  2. Comparison of Kanban tools, 2020
  3. Comparison of load testing tools, 2020

 

Please contact me via e-mail if you are interested.

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