Prof. Lu Zhang’s Publications 

 

Journal Papers:

  1. Minghui Zhou, Audris Mockus, Xiujuan Ma, Lu Zhang, and Hong Mei, "Inflow and Retention in OSS Communities with Commercial Involvement: A Case Study of Three Hybrids," ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology. (To Appear)
  2. Dan Hao, Lu Zhang, Lei Zang, Yanbo Wang, Xingxia Wu, Tao Xie, "To Be Optimal Or Not in Test-Case Prioritization," IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering. (To Appear) [Download] [BibTex]
  3. Jie Zhang, Xiaoyin Wang, Dan Hao, Bing Xie, Lu Zhang, Hong Mei, "A Survey on Bug-Report Analysis," SCIENCE CHINA Information Sciences, Vol. 58, No. 2, February 2015, pp. 1-24. [Download] [BibTex] 
  4. Dan Hao, Lingming Zhang, Lu Zhang, Gregg Rothermel, and Hong Mei, "A Unified Test-Case Prioritization Approach," ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology, Vol. 24, No. 2, December 2014, Article 10. [Download] [BibTex]
  5. Xiaoyin Wang, Yingnong Dang, Lu Zhang, Dongmei Zhang, Erica Lan, and Hong Mei, "Predicting Consistency-Maintenance Requirement of Code Clones at Copy-and-Paste Time," IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Vol. 40, No. 8, August 2014, pp. 773-794. [Download] [BibTex] 
  6. Tao Xie, Lu Zhang, Xusheng Xiao, Yingfei Xiong, and Dan Hao, "Cooperative Software Testing and Analysis: Advances and Challenges," Journal of Computer Science and Technology, Vol. 29, No. 4, July 2014, pp. 713-723. [Download] [BibTex]
  7. Xiaoyin Wang, Lu Zhang, Tao Xie, Hong Mei, and Jiasu Sun, "Locating Need-to-Externalize Constant Strings for Software Internationalization with Generalized String-Taint Analysis," IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Vol.39, No. 4, April 2013, pp. 516-536.  [Download] [BibTex]
  8. Yitao Ni, Shan-Shan Hou, Lu Zhang, Jun Zhu, Zhongjie Li, Qian Lan, Hong Mei, and Jia-Su Sun, "Effective Message-Sequence Generation for Testing BPEL Programs," IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, Vol. 6, No. 1, 2013, pp. 7-19. [Download] [BibTex]
  9. Hong Mei, Dan Hao, Lingming Zhang, Lu Zhang, Ji Zhou, and Gregg Rothermel, "A Static Approach to Prioritizing JUnit Test Cases," IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Vol.38, No. 6, November/December 2012, pp. 1258-1275. [Download] [BibTex]
  10. Hongyu Zhang, Hee Beng Kuan Tan, Lu Zhang, Xi Lin, Xiaoyin Wang, Chun Zhang, and Hong Mei, "Checking Enforcement of Integrity Constraints in Database Applications Based on Code Patterns," Journal of Systems and Software, Vol. 84, No. 12, December 2011, pp. 2253-2264. [Download] [BibTex]
  11. Hao Zhong, Lu Zhang, Tao Xie, and Hong Mei, "Inferring Specifications for Resources from API Documentation in Natural Languages," Automated Software Engineering: An International Journal, Vol.18, No. 3-4, 2011, pp. 227-261. [Download] [BibTex]
  12. Lu Zhang, Jing Luo, He Li, Jiasu Sun, and Hong Mei, "A Biting-Down Approach to Hierarchical Decomposition of Object-Oriented Systems Based on Structure Analysis," Journal of Software Maintenance and Evolution: Research and Practice, Vol. 22, No. 8, December 2010, pp. 567-596. [Download] [BibTex]
  13. Dan Hao, Tao Xie, Lu Zhang, Xiaoyin Wang, Jiasu Sun, and Hong Mei, "Test Input Reduction for Result Inspection to Facilitate Fault Localization," Automated Software Engineering: An International Journal, Vol. 17, No. 1, March 2010, pp. 5-31. [Download] [BibTex]
  14. Dan Hao, Lu Zhang, Tao Xie, Hong Mei, and Jia-Su Sun, "Interactive Fault Localization Using Test Information," Journal of Computer Science and Technology, Vol. 24, No. 5, September 2009, pp. 962-974. [Download] [BibTex]
  15. Yan Li, Lu Zhang, Bing Xie, and Jiasu Sun, "Refining Component Description by Leveraging User Query Logs," Journal of Systems and Software, Vol. 82, No. 5, May 2009, pp. 751-758. [Download] [BibTex]
  16. Dan Hao, Lu Zhang, Ming-Hao Liu, He Li, and Jia-Su Sun, "Test-Data Generation Guided by Static Defect Detection," Journal of Computer Science and Technology, Vol. 24, No. 2, March 2009, pp. 284-293. [Download] [BibTex]
  17. Wei Zhao, Lu Zhang, Jiasu Sun, and Hong Mei, "An Objective-Oriented Approach to Program Comprehension Using Multiple Information Sources," Science in China, Vol. 51, No. 7, July 2008, pp. 825-847. [Download] [BibTex]
  18. Yan Li, Minghui Zhou, Donggang Cao, Lu Zhang, and Hong Mei, "Achieving Flexibility in Off-the-Shelf Middleware Services Integration," International Journal of Software and Informatics, Vol. 2, No. 1, July 2008, pp. 17-31. [Download] [BibTex]
  19. Dan Hao, Lu Zhang, Ying Pan, Hong Mei, and Jiasu Sun, "On Similarity-Awareness in Testing-Based Fault Localization," Automated Software Engineering: An International Journal, Vol. 15, No. 2, June 2008, pp. 207-249. [Download] [BibTex]
  20. Hao Zhong, Lu Zhang, and Hong Mei, "An Experimental Study of Four Typical Test Suite Reduction Techniques," Information and Software Technology, Vol. 50. No. 6, May 2008, pp. 534-546. [Download] [BibTex]
  21. Yanzhen Zou, Lu Zhang, Yan Li, Bing Xie, and Hong Mei, "Result Refinement in Web Services Retrieval Based on Multiple Instances Learning," International Journal of Web Services Research, Vol. 5, No. 2, April 2008, pp. 77-93. [Download] [BibTex]
  22. Ying Jiang, Shan-Shan Hou, Jin-Hui Shan, Lu Zhang, and Bing Xie, "An Approach to Testing Black-Box Components using Contract-Based Mutation," International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, Vol. 18, No. 1, February 2008, pp. 93-117. [Download] [BibTex]
  23. Hui Liu, Wei Zhong Shao, Lu Zhang, and Zhi Yi Ma, "Detecting Overlapping Use Cases," IET Software, Vol. 1, No. 1, February  2007, pp. 29-36. [Download] [BibTex]
  24. Lu Zhang, Tao Qin, Zhiying Zhou, Dan Hao, and Jiasu Sun, "Identifying Use Cases in Source Code," Journal of Systems and Software, Vol. 79, No. 11, November 2006, pp. 1588-1598. [Download] [BibTex]
  25. Wei Zhao, Lu Zhang, Yin Liu, Jiasu Sun, and Fuqing Yang, "SNIAFL: Towards a Static Noninteractive Approach to Feature Location," ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology, Vol. 15, No. 2, April 2006, pp. 195-226. [Download] [BibTex]
  26. Ge Li, Lu Zhang, Yan Li, Bing Xie, and Weizhong Shao, "Shortening Retrieval Sequences in Browsing-Based Component Retrieval using Information Entropy," Journal of Systems and Software, Vol. 79, No. 2, February 2006, pp. 216-230. [Download] [BibTex]
  27. Lu Zhang, Frans Coenen, and Paul Leng, "Setting Attribute Weights for k-NN Based Binary Classification via Quadratic Programming," Intelligent Data Analysis, Vol. 7, No. 5, 2003, pp. 427-441. [Download] [BibTex]
  28. Lu Zhang, "Comments on 'A Fast and Efficient Processor Allocation Scheme for Mesh-Connected Multicomputers'," IEEE Transactions on Computers, Vol. 52, No. 2, February 2003, pp. 255-256. [Download] [BibTex]
  29. Lu Zhang, Frans Coenen, and Paul Leng, "Formalising Feature Weight Setting in Case Based Diagnosis as Linear Programming Problems," Knowledge-Based Systems, Vol. 15, No. 7, September 2002, pp. 391-398. [Download] [BibTex]
  30. Hong Mei, Lu Zhang, and Fuqing Yang, "A Component-based Software Configuration Management Model and Its Supporting System," Journal of Computer Science and Technology, Vol. 17, No. 4, July 2002, pp. 432-441. [Download] [BibTex]
  31. Lu Zhang and Dan Xie, "Comments on 'On the Applicability of Weyuker Property 9 to Object-Oriented Structural Inheritance Complexity Metrics'," IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Vol. 28, No. 5, May 2002, pp. 526-527. [Download] [BibTex]

 

Conference/Workshop Papers:

  1. Junjie Chen, Wenxiang Hu, Dan Hao, Yingfei Xiong, Hongyu Zhang, Lu Zhang and Bing Xie, "An Empirical Comparison of Compiler Testing Techniques," Proceedings of 38th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2016), 18-20 May 2016.[Download] [BibTex]
  2. Yafeng Lu, Yiling Lou, Shiyang Chen, Lingming Zhang, Dan Hao, Yangfan Zhou and Lu Zhang, "How Does Regression Test Prioritization Perform in Real-World Software Evolution?" Proceedings of 38th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2016), 18-20 May 2016.[Download] [BibTex]
  3. Junjie Chen, Yanwei Bai, Dan Hao, Yingfei Xiong, Hongyu Zhang, Lu Zhang and Bing Xie, "Test Case Prioritization for Compilers: A Text-Vector Based Approach," Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation (ICST 2016), April 2016.[Download] [BibTex]
  4. Yufeng Cheng, Meng Wang, Yingfei Xiong, Dan Hao and Lu Zhang, "Empirical Evaluation of Test Coverage for Functional Programs," Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation (ICST 2016), April 2016.
  5. Lili Mou, Ge Li, Lu Zhang, Tao Wang and Zhi Jin, "Convolutional Neural Networks over Tree Structures for Programming Language Processing," Proceedings of the 30th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-16), February 12-17, 2016. [Download] [BibTex]
  6. Jinkun Lin, Chuan Luo, Shaowei Cai, Kaile Su, Dan Hao, and Lu Zhang, "TCA: An Efficient Two-Mode Meta-Heuristic Algorithm for Combinatorial Test Generation," Proceedings of the 30th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2015), November, 2015, pp. 494-505. [Download] [BibTex]
  7. Qing Gao, Hansheng Zhang, Jie Wang, Yingfei Xiong, Lu Zhang, and Hong Mei, "Fixing Recurring Crash Bugs via Analyzing Q&A Sites," Proceedings of the 30th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2015), November, 2015, pp. 307-318. [Download] [BibTex]
  8. Yanzhen Zou, Ting Ye, Yangyang Lu, John Mylopoulos, and Lu Zhang, "Learning to Rank for Question Oriented Software Text Retrieval," Proceedings of the 30th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2015), November, 2015, pp. 1-11. [Download] [BibTex]
  9. Hao Tang, Tian Lan, Dan Hao, and Lu Zhang, “Enhancing Defect Prediction with Static Defect Analysis,” Proceedings of 7th Asia-Pacific Symposium on Internetware (Internetware 2015), November 5-6, 2015.[Download] [BibTex]
  10. Yiling Lou, Dan Hao and Lu Zhang, "Mutation-based Test-Case Prioritization in Software Evolution," Proceedings of 26th International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE 2015), 2-5 November 2015, pp. 46-57.  [Download] [BibTex]
  11. Lili Mou, Hao Peng, Ge Li, Yan Xu, Lu Zhang and Zhi Jin, "Discriminative Neural Sentence Modeling by Tree-Based Convolution," Proceedings of the 2015 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2015), 17-21 September 2015, pp. 2315-2325.[Download] [BibTex]
  12. Yingfei Xiong, Dan Hao, Lu Zhang, Tao Zhu, Muyao Zhu, Tian Lan, "Inner Oracles: Input-Specific Assertions on Internal States," Proceedings of 10th Joint Meeting of the European Software Engineering Conference and the ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering, (New Ideas and Emerging Results), August 31 - 7 September, 2015, pp. 902-905. [Download] [BibTex]
  13. Qing Gao, Yingfei Xiong, Yaqing Mi, Lu Zhang, Weikun Yang, Zhaoping Zhou, Bing Xie, and Hong Mei, "Safe Memory-Leak Fixing for C Programs," Proceedings of 37th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2015), 20-22 May 2015, pp. 459-470. [Download] [BibTex]
  14. Daming Zou, Ran Wang, Yingfei Xiong, Lu Zhang, Zhendong Su, and Hong Mei, "A Genetic Algorithm for Detecting Significant Floating-Point Inaccuracies," Proceedings of 37th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2015), 20-22 May 2015, pp. 529-539. [Download] [BibTex]
  15. Hao Tang, Xiaoyin Wang, Lingming Zhang, Bing Xie, Lu Zhang, and Hong Mei, "Summary-Based Context-Sensitive Data-Dependence Analysis in Presence of Callbacks," Proceedings of 42nd ACM SIGPLAN-SIGACT Symposium on Principles of Programming Languages (POPL 2015), January 12-18 2015, pp. 83-95. [Download] [BibTex]
  16. Jie Zhang, Muyao Zhu, Dan Hao, and Lu Zhang, "An Empirical Study on the Scalability of Selective Mutation Testing," Proceedings of 25th International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE 2014), 3-6 November 2014, pp. 277-287. [Download] [BibTex]
  17. Zixiao Zhu, Yanzhen Zou, Bing Xie, Yong Jin, Zeqi Lin, and  Lu Zhang, "Mining API Usage Examples from Test Code," Proceedings of the 30th International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution (ICSME 2014), 28 September - 3 October, 2014, pp. 301-310. [Download] [BibTex]
  18. Chu-Pan Wong, Yingfei Xiong, Hongyu Zhang, Dan Hao, Lu Zhang, and Hong Mei, "Boosting Bug-Report-Oriented Fault Localization with Segmentation and Stack-Trace Analysis," Proceedings of the 30th International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution (ICSME 2014), 28 September - 3 October, 2014, pp. 181-190. [Download] [BibTex]
  19. Jie Zhang, Junjie Chen, Dan Hao, Yingfei Xiong, Bing Xie, Lu Zhang, and Hong Mei, "Search-Based Inference of Polynomial Metamorphic Relations," Proceedings of the 29th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2014), September 2014, pp. 701-712. [Download] [BibTex]
  20. Lingming Zhang, Lu Zhang and Sarfraz Khurshid, "Injecting Mechanical Faults to Localize Developer Faults for Evolving Software," Proceedings of 28th Annual ACM SIGPLAN Conference on Object-Oriented Programming, Systems, Languages, and Applications (OOPSLA 2013), (part of SPLASH 2013), October 26-31 2013, pp. 765-784. [Download] [BibTex]
  21. Shan-Shan Hou, Chun Zhang, Dan Hao, and Lu Zhang, "PathART: Path-Sensitive Adaptive Random Testing," Proceedings of 5th Asia-Pacific Symposium on Internetware (Internetware 2013), October 23-24, 2013, No. 23. (Short Paper) [Download] [BibTex]
  22. Dan Hao, Xu Zhao, and Lu Zhang, "Adaptive Test Case Prioritization Guided by Output Inspection," Proceedings of the 37th Annual International Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), 22-26, July 2013, pp. 169-179. (Nominee for Best Paper Award) [Download] [BibTex]
  23. Dan Hao, Tian Lan, Hongyu Zhang, Chao Guo, and Lu Zhang, "Is This a Bug or an Obsolete Test?" Proceedings of 27th European Conference on Object-Oriented Programming (ECOOP 2013), 3-5 July 2013, pp. 602-628. [Download] [BibTex]
  24. Jun Li, Yingfei Xiong, Xuanzhe Liu, and Lu Zhang, "How Does Web Service API Evolution Affect Clients?" Proceedings of 20th IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS 2013) (Applications and Experience Track), June 27-July 2 2013, pp. 300-307.  [Download] [BibTex]
  25. Yiyang Hao, Ge Li, Lili Mou, Lu Zhang, and Zhi Jin, "MCT: A Tool for Commenting Programs by Multimedia Comments," Proceedings of 35th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2013), (Formal Tool Demonstration), 18-26 May 2013, pp. 1339-1342. [Download][BibTex]
  26. Lingming Zhang, Dan Hao, Lu Zhang, Gregg Rothermel, and Hong Mei, "Bridging the Gap between the Total and Additional Test-Case Prioritization Strategies," Proceedings of 35th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2013), 18-26 May 2013, pp. 192-201. [Download] [BibTex]
  27. Xiaoyin Wang, Lu Zhang, Tao Xie, Yingfei Xiong, and Hong Mei, "Automating Presentation Changes in Dynamic Web Applications via Collaborative Hybrid Analysis," Proceedings of the 18th ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE-20), 10-17 November, 2012, 16. [Download] [BibTex]
  28. Xiaoyin Wang, Yingnong Dang, Lu Zhang, Dongmei Zhang, Erica Lan, and Hong Mei, "Can I Clone This Piece of Code Here?" Proceedings of the 27th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2012), 3-7 September, 2012, pp. 170-179. [Download] [BibTex]
  29. Lingming Zhang, Darko Marinov, Lu Zhang, and Sarfraz Khurshid, "Regression Mutation Testing," Proceedings of International Symposium on Software Testing and Analysis (ISSTA 2012), 15-20 July, 2012, pp. 331-341. [Download] [BibTex]
  30. Dan Hao, Xingxia Wu, and Lu Zhang, "An Empirical Study of Execution-Data Classification Based on Machine Learning," Proceedings of 24th International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE 2012), 1-3 July 2012, pp. 283-288. [Download] [BibTex]
  31. Dan Hao, Lu Zhang, Xingxia Wu, Hong Mei, and Gregg Rothermel, "On-Demand Test Suite Reduction," Proceedings of 34th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2012), 2-9 June 2012, pp. 738-748. [Download E f="BibTex/12DanHao-ICSE12-Bib.htm">BibTex]
  32. Sichen Meng, Xiaoyin Wang, Lu Zhang, and Hong Mei, "A History-Based Matching Approach to Identification of Framework Evolution," Proceedings of 34th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2012), 2-9 June 2012, pp. 353-363. [Download] [BibTex]
  33. Lingming Zhang, Darko Marinov, Lu Zhang, and Sarfraz Khurshid, "An Empirical Study of JUnit Test-Suite Reduction," Proceedings of 22nd International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE 2011), 29 November - 2 December 2011, pp. 170-179. [Download] [BibTex]
  34. Yitao Ni, Lu Zhang, Zhongjie Li, Tao Xie, and Hong Mei, "Detecting Concurrency-Related Problematic Activity Arrangement in WS-BPEL Programs," Proceedings of IEEE Services Computing Conference (SCC 2011), 4-7 July 2011, pp. 209-217. [Download] [BibTex]
  35. Xiaoyin Wang, Lu Zhang, Tao Xie, Hong Mei, and Jiasu Sun, "Locating Need-to-Translate Constant Strings in Web Applications," Proceedings of the 18th ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE-18), 7-11 November, 2010, pp. 87-96. [Download] [BibTex]
  36. Xiaoyin Wang, David Lo, Jiefeng Cheng, Lu Zhang, Hong Mei, and Jeffrey Xu Yu, "Matching Dependence-Related Queries in the System Dependence Graph," Proceedings of the 25th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2010), 20-24 September, 2010, pp. 457-466. [Download] [BibTex]
  37. Lingming Zhang, Tao Xie, Lu Zhang, Nikolai Tillmann, Jonathan de Halleux, and Hong Mei, "Test Generation via Dynamic Symbolic Execution for Mutation Testing," Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM 2010), 12-18 September, 2010. [Download] [BibTex]
  38. Hongyu Zhang, Bei Shi, and Lu Zhang, "Automatic Checking of License Compliance." Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM 2010), 12-18 September, 2010. [Download] [BibTex]
  39. Yoonki Song, Xiaoyin Wang, Tao Xie, Lu Zhang, and Hong Mei, "JDF: Detecting Duplicate Bug Reports in Jazz," Proceedings of the 32nd International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2010), (Informal Tool Demonstration), Vol. 2, 2-8 May 2010, pp. 315-316. [Download] [BibTex]
  40. Lu Zhang, Shan-Shan Hou, Jun-Jue Hu, Tao Xie, and Hong Mei, "Is Operator-Based Mutant Selection Superior to Random Mutant Selection?"  Proceedings of 32nd International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2010), Vol. 1, 2-8 May 2010, pp. 435-444. [Download] [BibTex]
  41. Hao Zhong, Suresh Thummalapanta, Tao Xie, Lu Zhang, and Qing Wang, "Mining API Mapping for Language Migration," Proceedings of 32nd International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2010), Vol. 1, 2-8 May 2010, pp. 195-204. [Download] [BibTex]
  42. Lingming Zhang, Ji Zhou, Dan Hao, Lu Zhang, and Hong Mei, "Jtop: Managing JUnit Test Cases in Absence of Coverage Information," Proceedings of IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE2009), (Formal Tool Demonstration), 16-20 November 2009, pp. 673-675. [Download] [BibTex]
  43. Hao Zhong, Lu Zhang, Tao Xie, and Hong Mei, "Inferring Resource Specifications from Natural Language API Documentation," Proceedings of the 24th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE2009), 16-20 November 2009, pp. 307-318. (Best Paper Award and Distinguished Paper Award) [Download] [BibTex]
  44. Lingming Zhang, Ji Zhou, Dan Hao, Lu Zhang, and Hong Mei, "Prioritizing JUnit Test Cases in Absence of Coverage Information," Proceedings of 25th International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM 2009), 20-26 September 2009, pp. 19-28. [Download] [BibTex]
  45. Shan-Shan Hou, Lu Zhang, Qian Lan, Hong Mei, and Jia-Su Sun, "Generating Effective Test Sequences for BPEL Testing," Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Quality Software (QSIC 2009), 24-25 August, 2009. [Download] [BibTex]
  46. Xiaoyin Wang, David Lo, Jing Jiang, Lu Zhang and Hong Mei, "Extracting Paraphrases of Technical Terms from Noisy Parallel Software Corpora," Proceedings of Joint conference of the 47th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics and the 4th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing of the Asian Federation of Natural Language Processing (ACL-IJCNLP) (Short Paper), 2-7 August 2009, pp. 197-200. [Download] [BibTex]
  47. Lu Zhang, Shan-Shan Hou, Chao Guo, Tao Xie, and Hong Mei, "Time-Aware Test-Case Prioritization using Integer Linear Programming," Proceedings of International Symposium on Software Testing and Analysis (ISSTA 2009), 19-23 July 2009, pp. 213-223. [Download] [BibTex]
  48. Ying Jiang, Ying-Na Li, Shan-Shan Hou, and Lu Zhang, "Test-Data Generation for Web Services Based on Contract Mutation," Proceedings of Third IEEE International Conference on Secure Software Integration and Reliability Improvement, July 2009, pp. 281-286. (Short Paper) [Download] [BibTex]
  49. Lingshuang Shao, Junfeng Zhao, Tao Xie, Lu Zhang, Bing Xie, and Hong Mei, "User-Perceived Service Availability: A Metric and an Estimation Approach," Proceedings of 7th IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS 2009), (Application and Industry Track), 6-10 July 2009, pp. 647-654. [Download] [BibTex]
  50. Hao Zhong, Tao Xie, Lu Zhang, Jian Pei, and Hong Mei, "MAPO: Mining and Recommending API Usage Patterns," Proceedings of 23rd European Conference on Object-Oriented Programming (ECOOP 2009), 6-10 July 2009, pp. 318-343. [Download] [BibTex]
  51. Xiaoyin Wang, Lu Zhang, Tao Xie, Hong Mei, and Jiasu Sun, "Locating Need-to-Translate Constant Strings for Software Internationalization," Proceedings of 31st International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2009), 16-24 May 2009, pp. 353-363. [Download] [BibTex]
  52. Xiaoyin Wang, Lu Zhang, Tao Xie, Hong Mei, and Jiasu Sun, "TranStrL: An Automatic Need-to-Translate String Locator for Software Internationalization," Proceedings of 31st International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2009), (Formal Tool Demonstration), 16-24 May 2009, pp. 555-558. [Download] [BibTex]
  53. Dan Hao, Lingming Zhang, Lu Zhang, Jiasu Sun, and Hong Mei, "VIDA: Visual Interactive Debugging," Proceedings of 31st International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2009), (Formal Tool Demonstration), 16-24 May 2009, pp. 583-586. [Download] [BibTex]
  54. Hao Zhong, Lu Zhang, and Hong Mei, "Early Filtering of Polluting Method Calls for Mining Temporal Specifications," Proceedings of 15th Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC2008), 3-5 December 2008, pp. 9-16. (Best Paper Award) [Download] [BibTex]
  55. Hao Zhong, Lu Zhang, and Hong Mei, "Inferring Specifications of Object Oriented APIs from API Source Code," Proceedings of 15th Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC2008), 3-5 December 2008, pp. 221-228. [Download] [BibTex]
  56. Shan-Shan Hou, Lu Zhang, Tao Xie, and Jia-Su Sun, "Quota-Constrained Test-Case Prioritization for Regression Testing of Service-Centric Systems," Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM2008), 2-5 October 2008, pp. 257-266. [Download] [BibTex]
  57. Lingshuang Shao, Lu Zhang, Tao Xie, Junfeng Zhao, Bing Xie, and Hong Mei, "Dynamic Availability Estimation for Service Selection Based on Status Identification," Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS 2008), (Application Services and Industry Track), 23-26 September 2008, pp. 645-652. [Download] [BibTex]
  58. Lingshuang Shao, Lu Zhang, Junfeng Zhao, Bing Xie, and Hong Mei, "Towards a User-perceived Service Availability Metric," IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC 2008), 8-11 July 2008, pp. 549-550. [Download] [BibTex]
  59. Yan Li, Minghui Zhou, Donggang Cao, and Lu Zhang, "Constructing Flexible Application Servers with Off-the-Shelf Middleware Services Integration Framework," Proceedings of 10th International Conference on Software Reuse (ICSR2008), LNCS 5030, 25-29 May 2008, pp. 343-346. [Download] [BibTex]
  60. Xiaoyin Wang, Lu Zhang, Tao Xie, John Anvik, and Jiasu Sun, "An Approach to Detecting Duplicate Bug Reports using Natural Language and Execution Information," Proceedings of 30th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE2008), May 2008, pp. 461-470. [Download] [BibTex]
  61. Shan-Shan Hou, Lu Zhang, Tao Xie, Hong Mei, and Jia-Su Sun, "Applying Interface-Contract Mutation in Regression Testing of Component-Based Software," Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM2007), 2-5 October 2007, pp. 174-183. [Download] [BibTex]
  62. Yan Li, Shaobin Cheng, Lu Zhang, Bing Xie, and Jiasu Sun, "Mining User Query Logs to Refine Component Description," Proceedings of the 31th Annual International Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), 24-26 July 2007, pp. 88-94. [Download] [BibTex]
  63. Ge Li, Lu Zhang, Bing Xie, and Weizhong Shao, "Ontology Based Classification Generating Method for Browsing-Based Component Retrieval," Proceedings of the Nineteenth International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE'2007) (Poster), 9-11 July  2007, pp. 428. [BibTex]
  64. Dan Hao, Lu Zhang, Hong Mei, and Jiasu Sun, "Towards Interactive Fault Localization Using Test Information," Proceedings of 13th Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC2006), 6-8 December 2006, pp. 277-284. [Download] [BibTex]
  65. Hui Liu, Zhiyi Ma, Lu Zhang, and Weizhong Shao, "Detecting Duplications in Sequence Diagrams Based on Suffix Trees," Proceedings of 13th Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC2006), 6-8 December 2006, pp. 269-276. [Download] [BibTex]
  66. Lu Zhang, Frans Coenen, Wei Huang, and Paul Leng, "Towards an Agent-Based Framework for Online After-Sale Services," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Systems (IS2006), 25-30 September 2006, pp. 420-425. [BibTex]
  67. Ming-Hao Liu, You-Feng Gao, Jiang-Hong Liu, Jin-Hui Shan, Lu Zhang, and Jiasu Sun, "An Approach to Test Data Generation for Killing Multiple Mutants," Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM2006), 25-30 September 2006, pp. 113-122. [Download] [BibTex]
  68. Yanzhen Zou, Liangjie Zhang, Lu Zhang, Bing Xie, and Hong Mei, "User Feedback-Based Refinement for Web Services Retrieval using Multiple Instance Learning," Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS2006), (Application Services and Industry Track), September 2006, pp. 471-478. [Download] [BibTex]
  69. Yan Li, Ying Pan, Lu Zhang, Bing Xie, and Jiasu Sun, "Ranking Component Retrieval Results by Leveraging User History Information," Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE2006), 5-7 July 2006, pp. 284-289. [BibTex]
  70. Hao Zhong, Lu Zhang, and Hong Mei, "An Experimental Comparison of Four Test Suite Reduction Techniques," Proceedings of 28th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE2006)(Poster), 20-28 May 2006, pp. 636-639. [Download] [BibTex]
  71. Dan Hao, Ying Pan, Lu Zhang, Wei Zhao, Hong Mei, and Jiasu Sun, "A Similarity-Aware Approach to Testing Based Fault Localization," Proceedings of IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE2005) (Short Paper), 7-11 November 2005, pp. 291-294. [Download] [BibTex]
  72. Ying Jiang, Shanshan Hou, Jinhui Shan, Lu Zhang, and Bing Xie, "Contract-Based Mutation for Testing Components," Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM2005), 25-30 September 2005, pp. 483-492. [Download] [BibTex]
  73. Wei Zhao, Lu Zhang, Hong Mei, and Jiasu Sun, "Requirements Guided Dynamic Software Clustering," Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM2005)(Short Paper), 25-30 September 2005, pp. 605-608. [Download] [BibTex]
  74. Jing Luo, Lu Zhang, and Jiasu Sun, "A Hierarchical Decomposition Method for Object-Oriented Systems Based on Identifying Omnipresent Clusters," Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM2005) (Short Paper), 25-30 September 2005, pp. 647-650. [Download] [BibTex]
  75. Dan Hao, Lu Zhang, Hao Zhong, Hong Mei, and Jiasu Sun, "Eliminating Harmful Redundancy for Testing-Based Fault Localization using Test Suite Reduction: An Experimental Study," Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM2005) (Short Paper), 25-30 September 2005, pp. 683-686. [Download] [BibTex]
  76. Haohai Ma, Zhe Ji, Weizhong Shao, and Lu Zhang, "Towards the UML Evaluation Using Taxonomic Patterns on Meta-Classes," Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Quality Software (QSIC 2005), 19-20 September 2005, pp. 37-44. [Download] [BibTex]
  77. Minghui Zhou, Hong Mei, and Lu Zhang, "A Multi-Property Trust Model for Reconfiguring Component Software," Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Quality Software (QSIC 2005), 19-20 September 2005, pp. 142-149. [Download] [BibTex]
  78. Ying Pan, Lei Wang, Lu Zhang, Bing Xie, and Fuqing Yang, "An Extended Approach to Improving the Semantic Interoperation among Reuse Repositories," In Proceedings of the 29th Annual International Computer Software and Application s Conference (COMPSAC), 26-28 July 2005, pp. 88-94. [Download] [BibTex]
  79. Frans Coenen, Paul Leng, and Lu Zhang, "Threshold Tuning for Improved Classification Association Rule Mining," Proceedings of the 9th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, LNCS 3518, 18-20 May 2005, pp. 216-225. [Download] [BibTex]
  80. Ying Pan, Lei Wang, Lu Zhang, Bing Xie, and Fuqing Yang, "Relevancy Based Semantic Interoperation of Reuse Repositories," Proceedings of the 12th ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE-12), 31 Oct-5 Nov 2004, pp. 211-220. [Download] [BibTex]
  81. Haohai Ma, Weizhong Shao, Lu Zhang, Zhiyi Ma, and Yanbing Jiang, "Applying OO Metrics to Assess UML Meta-Models," Proceedings of 7th International Conference on the Unified Modeling Language (UML2004), LNCS 3273, 11-15 October 2004, pp. 12-26. [Download] [BibTex]
  82. Yanbing Jiang, Weizhong Shao, Lu Zhang, Zhiyi Ma, Xiangwen Meng, and Haohai Ma, "On the Classification of UML's Meta Model Extension Mechanism," Proceedings of 7th International Conference on the Unified Modeling Language (UML2004), LNCS 3273, 11-15 October 2004, pp. 54-68. [Download] [BibTex]
  83. Qiming Teng, Xiangqun Chen, Xia Zhao, Wei Zhu, and Lu Zhang, "Extraction and Visualization of Architectural Structure Based on Cross References among Object Files," Proceedings of the 28th Annual International Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), 28- 30 September 2004, pp. 508-513. [Download] [BibTex]
  84. Jun-feng Zhao, Lu Zhang, Ya-sha Wang, Ying Jiang, and Bing Xie, "Towards an Optimization-Based Method for Consolidating Domain Variabilities in Domain-Specific Web Services Composition,"  Proceedings of International Colloquium on Theoretical Aspects of Computing, 20-24 September 2004, pp. 249-262. (A revised version appears in LNCS 3407, pp. 140-153) [Download] [BibTex]
  85. Jing Luo, Renkuan Jiang, Lu Zhang, Hong Mei, and Jiasu Sun, "An Experimental Study of Two Graph Analysis Based Component Capture Methods for Object-Oriented Systems," Proceedings of International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM2004), 11-17 September 2004, pp. 390-398. [Download] [BibTex]
  86. Wei Zhao, Lu Zhang, Dan Hao, Hong Mei, and Jiasu Sun, "Alternative Scalable Algorithms for Lattice-Based Feature Location," Proceedings of International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM2004) (Poster), 11-17 September 2004, pp. 528. [Download] [BibTex]
  87. Ge Li, Ying Pan, Lu Zhang, Bing Xie, and Weizhong Shao, "Attribute Ranking: An Entropy-Based Approach to Accelerating Browsing-Based Component Retrieval," Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Software Reuse (ICSR2004), LNCS 3107, 5-9 July 2004, pp. 232-241. [Download] [BibTex]
  88. Wei Zhao, Lu Zhang, Yin Liu, Jiasu Sun, and Fuqing Yang, "SNIAFL: Towards a Static Non-Interactive Approach to Feature Location," Proceedings of 26th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE2004), 23-28 May 2004, pp. 293-303. (Distinguished Paper Award) [Download] [BibTex] 
  89. Lu Zhang, Frans Coenen, and Paul Leng, "Using Domain Knowledge to Boost Case-Based Diagnosis: An Experimental Study in a Domain with Very Poor Data Quality," Proceedings of the 23rd Annual International Conference of the British Computer Society's Specialist Group on Artificial Intelligence ( AI-2003), Springer, 15-17 December 2003, pp. 137-152. [BibTex]
  90. Tao Qin, Lu Zhang, Zhiying Zhou, Dan Hao, and Jiasu Sun, "Discovering Use Cases from Source Code using the Branch-Reserving Call Graph," Proceedings of 10th Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC2003), 10-12 December 2003, pp. 60-67. [Download] [BibTex]
  91. Wei Zhao, Lu Zhang, Yin Liu, Jing Luo, and Jiasu Sun, "Understanding How the Requirements Are Implemented in Source Code," Proceedings of 10th Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC2003), 10-12 December 2003, pp. 68-77. [Download] [BibTex]
  92. Lu Zhang, Frans Coenen, and Paul Leng, "Can Domain Knowledge Help Case-Based Diagnosis?" Proceedings of the Seventh UK CBR Workshop, 10 December 2002, pp. 1-8. (Expert Update, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2003, pp. 14-20.) [BibTex]
  93. Lu Zhang, Frans Coenen, and Paul Leng, "An Experimental Study of Increasing Diversity for Case-Based Diagnosis," Proceedings of 6th European Conference on Case Based Reasoning (ECCBR)(Poster), Advances in Case-Based Reasoning, LNAI 2416, 4-7 September 2002, pp. 448-459. [Download] [BibTex]
  94. Lu Zhang, Frans Coenen, and Paul Leng, "An Attribute Weight Setting Method for k-NN Based Binary Classification using Quadratic Programming," Proceedings of 15th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI), 21-26 July 2002, pp. 325-329. [BibTex]
  95. Lu Zhang, Frans Coenen, and Paul Leng, "A Case Based Diagnostic Tool in a Flexible Manufacturing Context," Proceedings of the Sixth UK CBR Workshop, 10 December 2001, pp. 61-69. [BibTex]
  96. Lu Zhang, Hong Mei, and Hong Zhu, "A Configuration Management System Supporting Component-Based Software Development," Proceedings of the 25th Annual International Computer Software and Application s Conference (COMPSAC), 8-12 October 2001, pp. 25-30. [Download] [BibTex]
  97. Frans Coenen, Paul Leng, and Lu Zhang, "Flexible Field Service Support using Multiple Diagnostic Tools," Proceedings of the 5th IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Engineering Systems (INES), 16-18 September 2001, pp. 225-229. [BibTex]
  98. Yanlong Zhang, Qingning Huo, Lu Zhang, Hong Zhu, and Sue Greenwood, "Measuring the Timeliness of Websites," Proceedings of the 4th European Conference on Software Measurement and ICT Control in co-operation with DASMA (FESMA–DASMA), 8-11 May 2001, pp. 139-147. [BibTex]
  99. Yanlong Zhang, Lu Zhang, Qingning Huo, Hong Zhu, and Sue Greenwood, "Structure and Page Complexity Metrics for Web Applications," Proceedings of the 4th WWW10 Workshop on Web Engineering, 1 May 2001, pp. 72-81. [BibTex]
  100. Lu Zhang, Dan Xie, and Yanlong Zhang, "Meeting Challenges to Configuration Management for Web-Based Information Systems," Proceedings of the 6th UK Academy for Information Systems (UKAIS) Conference. 18-20 April 2001, pp. 440-449. [BibTex]

 

Unrefereed Papers/Book Chapters:

  1. Lu Zhang, He Li, and Dan Hao, "Building Program Comprehension Tools for Various OO Languages using Domain Engineering," in Ari D. Klein (ed.) Computer Software Engineering Research, July 2007, pp. 179-194, Nova Publishers. [BibTex]
  2. Hong Mei and Lu Zhang, "A Framework for Testing Web Services and Its Supporting Tool," Proceedings of IEEE International Workshop on Service-Oriented System Engineering (SOSE 2005), October 20-21 2005, pp. 207-214. (Invited Paper) [BibTex]
  3. Lu Zhang, Dan Xie, and Wei Zou, "Viewing Use Cases as Active Objects," ACM SIGSOFT Software Engineering Notes, Vol. 26, No. 2, March 2001, pp 44-48. [Download] [BibTex]
  4. Hong Mei, Lu Zhang, and Fuqing Yang, "A Software Configuration Management Model for Supporting Component-Based Software Development." ACM SIGSOFT Software Engineering Notes, Vol. 26, No. 2, March 2001, pp 53-59. [Download] [BibTex]