590N: SE Reading Group

Autumn 2019 — Monday, 3:30pm — CSE 303

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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
Sep 30


Do Developers Discover New Tools On The Toilet?, by Emerson Murphy-Hill, Edward Smith, Caitlin Sadowski, Ciera Jaspan, Colin Winter, Matthew Jorde, Andrea Knight, Andrew Trenk, Steve Gross (ICSE 2019)

Oct 7


Distilling Neural Representations of Data Structure Manipulation using fMRI and fNIRS, by Yu Huang, Xinyu Liu, Ryan Krueger, Tyler Santander, Xiaosu Hu, Kevin Leach, and Westley Weimer (ICSE 2019)

Oct 14


Resource-aware Program Analysis via Online Abstraction Coarsening, by Kihong Heo, Hakjoo Oh, and Hongseok Yang (ICSE 2019)

Oct 21


PIVOT: Learning API-Device Correlations to Facilitate Android Compatibility Issue Detection, by Lili Wei, Yepang Liu, and Shing-Chi Cheung (ICSE 2019)

Oct 28


Redundant Loads: A Software Inefficiency Indicator, by Pengfei SuCollege, Shasha Wen, Hailong Yang, Milind Chabbi, and Xu Liu (ICSE 2019)

Nov 4


Going Farther Together: The Impact of Social Capital on Sustained Participation in Open Source, by Huilian Sophie Qiu, Alexander Nolte, Anita Brown, Alexander Serebrenik, and Bogdan Vasilescu (ICSE 2019)

Nov 11

No one

Veteran’s Day holiday

Nov 18


Scalable Approaches for Test Suite Reduction, by Emilio Cruciani, Breno Miranda, Roberto Verdecchia, and Antonia Bertolino (ICSE 2019)

Nov 25


The Seven Sins: Security Smells in Infrastructure as Code Scripts, by Akond Rahman, Chris Parnin, and Laurie Williams (ICSE 2019)

Dec 2


Towards Automating Precision Studies of Clone Detectors, by Vaibhav Saini, Farima Farmahini, Yadong Lu, Di Yang, Pedro Martins, Hitesh Sajnani, Pierre Baldi, and Crista Lopes (ICSE 2019)

Dec 9


iSENSE: Completion-Aware Crowdtesting Management, by Junjie Wang, Ye Yang, Rahul Krishna, Tim Menzies, and Qing Wang (ICSE 2019)

Paper Suggestions

Also see the suggestions from last quarter.