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Model Rationale
Papers, Reports, and Presentations
Model Status
Data Collection Program
Research Group
Research Sponsors
Cost Estimation Bibliography
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Model Rationale

The intent of the Constructive Phased Schedule and Effort Model is to calculate/predictthe schedule (months, M), personnel (P), and adjusted effort (person-months,PM) based on the distribution of effort and schedule to the various stages,and impacts of the selected schedule driver ratings on the M, P, and PMof each stage.

Papers, Reports, and Presentations

Since COPSEMO is a part of CORADMO, the papers of CORADMO apply to COPSEMO as well.


Currently, a Microsoft Excel  implementation of COPSEMO has been developed which is included beneath

Research Group

Research Sponsors

Primary funding and technical support of the development of CORADMOhas been provided by the USC-CSEAffiliates. We would like to take this opportunity to acknowledge theirgenerous assistance, without whose help the development of CORADMO would have been impossible.

Cost Estimation Bibliography

For an extensive bibliography of software cost estimation related papersand books go here.

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