590N: SE Reading Group

Spring 2016 — Monday, 3:30pm — CSE 203

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We’ll be reading and discussing exciting recent papers from the software engineering community. Participants should subscribe to the 590n mailing list. Note the list also has many current and former department members interested in software engineering.

Some paper links may point into the ACM Digital Library or the Springer online collection. Using a UW IP address, or the UW libraries off-campus access, should provide access.

Date Who What
Mar 28

Michael Ernst

From Word Embeddings To Document Similarities for Improved Information Retrieval in Software Engineering

Apr 4

James W

Guiding Dynamic Symbolic Execution Toward Unverified Program Executions

Apr 11


Crowdie: Feedback-Directed Instrumentation for Deployed JavaScript Applications

Apr 18


Tricorder: Building a Program Analysis Ecosystem

Apr 25


An Analysis of the Search Spaces for Generate and Validate Patch Generation Systems

May 2

Julie Newcomb

Work Practices and Challenges in Pull-Based Development: The Contributor’s Perspective

May 9


Efficient Large-scale Trace Checking Using MapReduce

May 16

Spencer, Amanda

On the Techniques We Create, the Tools We Build, and Their Misalignments: A Study of KLEE

May 23

Calvin Loncaric

Energy Profiles of Java Collections Classes

May 30

Memorial Day

Paper Suggestions

Also see the suggestions from last quarter.