Alfonso Murolo

Ph.D. student

CNB E 102.2
Department of Computer Science
Universitaetstrasse 6
8092 Zurich
+41 44 632 86 47


During the Autumn Semester 2014, Alfonso was a teaching assistant for the Informatik course of Prof. Bernd Gärtner. To have a look at his exercise class' website, please follow this link.


Alfonso is interested in web engineering, design processes and specifically design by example approaches.


Alfonso was born in Naples and studied Computer Science at Università degli Studi di Salerno, located in Salerno, Italy.  He received a Bachelor Degree cum laude in 2011 and a Master's degree cum laude in 2013. His bachelor thesis involved developing a parallel genetic algorithm for the automatic generation of JUnit test suites and the work was published at ICST 2012. Alfonso did his Master's thesis project at ETH Zurich and joined the GlobIS group as a PhD student December 2013.



  • Seminar CSCW
  • Information Systems Lab
  • Web Engineering 2017
  • Information Systems
  • Information Systems Lab 2017
  • Seminar CSCW 2017
  • Seminar CSCW 2016
  • Information Systems Lab 2016
  • Information Systems 2016
  • Web Engineering 2016
  • Seminar Adv Topics in Inf Systems 2015
  • Web Engineering 2015
  • Information Systems Lab 2015
  • Seminar CSCW 2015
  • Information Systems Lab 2014
  • Seminar CSCW 2014
  • Web Engineering 2014
  • Publications

    Previous Publications

    A Parallel Genetic Algorithm Based on Hadoop MapReduce for the Automatic Generation of JUnit Test Suites By Linda Di Geronimo, Filomena Ferrucci, Alfonso Murolo, Federica Sarro in ICST 2012: 785-793