Ismênia Galvão Lourenço da Silva, M.Sc.


Ismênia Galvão Lourenço da Silva was born in João Pessoa, Brazil, in 1979. She obtained her B.Sc. degree in Computer Science from the 'Universidade Federal da Paraíba' (João Pessoa, Brazil) in 2003 and her M.Sc. degree in Computer Science from the 'Universidade Federal de Pernambuco' (Recife, Brazil), in 2005.

Since 2007 she works at the University of Twente (Enschede, The Netherlands) as a PhD associate at the Software Engineering chair (also known as Twente Research & Education on Software Engineering, TRESE). She has contributed as a teaching assistant in the course Advanced Design of Software Architectures: Product Line Engineering (213540) and she participated in the AMPLE project (European Commission, grant IST-33710). Her research interests include software design rationale, software verification techniques, software product line engineering and artificial intelligence.




Ismênia is also interested in gastronomy, anthropology and tourism. She likes to practice activities crosscutting these areas.


Ismênia Galvão Lourenço da Silva

Zilverling Building

Room 5063

University of Twente

Phone : +31 53 489 5676

Fax : +31 53 489 5477

Email : i.galvao [at]

Postal address

Ismênia Galvão Lourenço da Silva

Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics & Computer Science

University of Twente

PO Box 217

7500 AE Enschede

The Netherlands