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Past Seminars

31/03/2016 - 16:00

From a paper by O.Pedreira et al "Gamification in software engineering .– A systematic mapping”  IST Journal 2015.

03/03/2016 - 16:00
This seminar is based on the paper: "StaDynA: Addressing the Problem of Dynamic Code Updates in the Security Analysis of Android Applications" by Yury Zhauniarovich, Maqsood Ahmad, Olga Gadyatskaya, Bruno Crispo, and Fabio Massacci
25/02/2016 - 16:00

On "Graph-based statistical language model for code. Anh Tuan Nguyen and Tien N. Nguyen. (ICSE '15)"

18/02/2016 - 16:00

Abstract: The oracle improvement process aims at reducing the false alarms and the missed program faults associated with the program oracle used during testing. In this talk, I will analyse the oracle improvement process from a theoretical view point, based on notions borrowed from the field of information theory. 

11/02/2016 - 16:00

The talk is based on the paper:

04/02/2016 - 16:00

Abstract: Automated test case generation has come a long way and is currently able to generate test cases with high structural coverage. However, the readability and understandability of automatically generated test cases has yet to improve. In this talk I will summarize two recent research works directed towards improving the understandability of test cases so that they become easier to maintain and more helpful in finding bugs.
The talk is based on the following papers:

27/01/2016 - 16:00


I update my mobile phone applications (apps for short), why my cell phone battery is already low? How does it happen that I already used almost all the data of my monthly phone plan? Is it worth buying the app, or should I continue using the free version? Should I trust an app that often tracks my location?