Lead of the Product Line Practice Initiative in the Research, Technology and Systems Solutions Program.
Before joining the SEI, Larry served a career in the United States Air Force in a variety of software development, management and education positions. He served as Principal Scientist at the SHAPE Technical Centre in The Hague, Netherlands. He is the former Chair of the Computer Science Department at the US Air Force Academy. He has remained active in the education community through accreditation activities in ABET and CSAB.
Publications (recent or significant)
Clearing the Way for Software Product Line Success, with Linda Northrop, IEEE Software (27, 3) May/June 2010.
Exploring Acquisition Strategies for Adopting a Software Product Line Approach with John Bergey, Proceedings of the Naval Postgraduate School Acquisition Research Symposium, May 12-13, 2010.
Book chapter with John McGregor, Linda Northrop, and Paul Clements, "A Roadmap for Product Line Adoption," in Applied Software Product Lines, Taylor and Francis, ISBN:9781420068412, January 2010.
Getting From There to Here: A Roadmap for Software Product Line Adoption, (co author with Paul Clements, John McGregor, Linda Northrop), Communications of the ACM, (Volume 49, Number 12) December 2006.
Project Management in a Software Product Line Organization, with Paul Clements, John McGregor, Linda Northrop, IEEE Software (Volume 22, Number 5), September/October 2005.