Keynote presentation at ICST (AIST workshop) entitled "Testing and Development Challenges for Complex Cyber-Physical Systems: Insights from the COSMOS H2020 Project" - slides
J1 presentation at ICST on "An Empirical Characterization of Software Bugs in Open-Source Cyber-Physical Systems" - slides
COSMOS H2020 project presentation at WASOS workshop, hosted with HiPEAC (slides)
Paper accepted at ICST 2023: "Simulation-based Test Case Generation for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in the Neighborhood of Real Flights". International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation.
Best PhD Thesis Award: Congratulations to Pooja Rani on receiving an award at the University of Bern for her Ph.D. thesis entitled "Assessing Comment Quality in Object-Oriented Languages" (image)
Paper accepted at EMSE Journal 2023: "Machine Learning-based Test Selection for Simulation-based Testing of Self-driving Cars Software". Empirical Software Engineering.
Paper accepted at STVR Journal 2023: "JUGE: An Infrastructure for Benchmarking Java Unit Test Generators". Software Testing, Verification and Reliability journal.
Paper accepted at JSS Journal 2023: "A Decade of Code Comment Quality Assessment: A Systematic Literature Review". Journal of Systems & Software
Paper accepted at SCP journal 2022: "Cost-effective Simulation-based Test Selection in Self-driving Cars Software". Science of Computer Programming journal.
Paper accepted at TOSEM journal 2022: "Automated Identification and Qualitative Characterization of Safety Concerns Reported in UAV Software Platforms". Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology
Paper accepted at TOSEM journal 2022: "Continuous Integration and Delivery practices for Cyber-Physical systems: An interview-based study". Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology
Paper accepted at JSS Journal 2022: "An Empirical Characterization of Software Bugs in Open-Source Cyber-Physical Systems". Journal of Systems & Software
Supporting grant accepted Doctoral funding at the SoE ZHAW (2022-2025): The funding will support and complement the studies of a Ph.D. student working in the context of the COSMOS H2020 project (contract no. 957254). - link
Paper accepted at EMSE Journal 2022: "Test Smells 20 Years Later: Detectability, Validity, and Reliability". Empirical Software Engineering.
Award at MSR: "MSR 2022 Distinguished Reviewer Award" - link
Paper accepted at TOSEM journal 2022: "Single and Multi-objective Test Cases Prioritization for Self-driving Cars in Virtual Environments" - Preprint
Ph.D.: Pooja Ruhal (University of Bern) successfully defended her Ph.D. thesis entitled "Assessing Comment Quality in Object-Oriented Languages" in February 2022. - link
Reviewer/opponent of a Ph.D. Dissertation of Nitish Shriniwas at University of Bern, Institute of Computer Science (March 2022).
Impact: The paper "Investigating the criticality of user‐reported issues through their relations with app rating" published in the Journal of Software: Evolution and Process is among the top cited papers during 2021" - link
Lecturer at the Summer School on "Search- and Machine Learning Software Engineering" - link - slides
Editor of Special issue at Science of Computer Programming 2022: "SBST’22: Search-Based Software Engineering – Tools" - link
Editor of Special issue at Science of Computer Programming 2022: "NLP-based software engineering. 2022" - link
Paper accepted at SANER 2022: "Cost-effective Simulation-based Test Selection in Self-driving Cars Software with SDC-Scissor" - Nominated as best tool - Invited to journal extension
Chair of Workshop on Natural Language-Based Software Engineering Workshop (NLBSE) - Collocated with ICSE 2022
Chair of Workshop on Search-Based Software Testing (SBST) - Collocated with ICSE 2022
Paper accepted at EMSE journal 2021: "Using Code Reviews to Automatically Configure Static Analysis Tools"