Magnus Larsson, Adjunct Professor


Magnus Larsson is a Research manager at ABB Corporate Research where he is responsible for software research within ABB sweden. The software research focus on software architecture and user experience. ABB is a multi-national company focusing on industrial automation and power products and systems. He received a B.Sc. in computer engineering from Mälardalen University in 1993 and a M.Sc. in computer science from Uppsala University in 1995. Magnus achieved a PhD in computer science 2004 studying how to predict quality attributes in component-based software systems. Magnus current research interests are component-based software engineering and software architecture. During his years at ABB, Magnus participated in the development of object management facility (OMF), a distributed object oriented middleware, which was awarded the second prize in the OMG/Object Worlds competition for the best use of object technology in 1997.

  • Component-based Software Engineering
  • Configuration Management
  • Use of Standard Components in Industrial Applications