Proceedings

  1. L. Nakyanzi Gwosuta, R. Darwish and R. Torkar. “A short report from an experiment on improving functional test coverage maximization in the automotive industry,” In Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation (ICST 2017) - Industry track, March 13–17, 2017.
  2. M. Irshad, R. Torkar, K. Petersen and W. Afzal. “Capturing cost avoidance through reuse: Systematic review and industrial evaluation,” In Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Evaluation and Assessment in Software Engineering (EASE 2016), June 1–3, 2016. 10.1145/2915970.2915989
  3. B. Marculescu, R. Feldt and R. Torkar. “Using exploration focused techniques to augment search-based software testing: An experimental evaluation,” In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation (ICST 2016), April 10–15, 2016. 10.1109/ICST.2016.26
  4. L. Gren, R. Torkar and R. Feldt. “Group maturity and agility, are they connected? - A survey study,” In Proceedings of the 41st Euromicro Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications (SEAA 2015), August 26–28, 2015. 10.1109/SEAA.2015.3
  5. F. G. de Oliveira Neto, R. Torkar and P. D. L. Machado. “An initiative to improve reproducibility and empirical evaluation of software testing techniques,” In Proceedings of the 37th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2015) - New Ideas and Emerging Results, May 20–22, 2015. 10.1109/ICSE.2015.197
  6. E. Lindqvist, H. Larsson and R. Torkar. “Outliers and replication in software engineering,” In Proceedings of the 21st Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC 2014), December 1–4, 2014. 10.1109/APSEC.2014.40
  7. N. A. Ghazi, J. Andersson, R. Torkar, K. Petersen, J Börstler. “Information sources and their importance to prioritize test cases in heterogeneous systems context,” In Proceedings of the 21st European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI’14), June 25–27, 2014. 10.1007/978-3-662-43896-1_8
  8. L. Gren, R. Torkar and R. Feldt. “Work motivational challenges regarding the interface between agile teams and a non-agile surrounding organization: A case study,” In Proceedings of Agile 2014, July 28–August 1, 2014. 10.1109/AGILE.2014.13
  9. B. Marculescu, R. Feldt and R. Torkar. “Objective re-weighting to guide an interactive search based software testing system,” In Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA’13), December 4–7, 2013. 10.1109/ICMLA.2013.113
  10. B. Marculescu, R. Feldt and R. Torkar. “Practitioner-oriented visualization in an interactive search-based software test creation tool,” In Proceedings of the 20th Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC 2013), December 2–5, 2013. 10.1109/APSEC.2013.120
  11. F. G. de Oliveira Neto, R. Feldt, R. Torkar and P. D. L. Machado. “Searching for models to evaluate software technology,” In Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Combining Modelling and Search-Based Software Engineering (co-located with the 35th International Conference on Software Engineering), May 18–26, 2013. 10.1109/CMSBSE.2013.6604430
  12. N. E. Holt, R. Torkar, L. Briand and K. Hansen. “State-based testing: Industrial evaluation of the cost effectiveness of round-trip path and sneak-path testing strategies,” In Proceedings of the 23rd International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE 2012), Nov. 27–30, 2012. 10.1109/ISSRE.2012.17
  13. B. Marculescu, R. Feldt and R. Torkar. “A concept for an interactive search-based software testing system,” In Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Search-Based Software Engineering (SSBSE’12), Sept. 28–30, 2012. 10.1007/978-3-642-33119-0_21
  14. E. Engström, R. Feldt and R. Torkar. “Indirect effects in evidential assessment: A case study on regression test technology adoption,” In Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Evidential Assessment of Software Technologies (EAST 2012), 22 Sept. 2012. 10.1145/2372233.2372239
  15. J. Pelto-Piri, P. Molin and R. Torkar. “A unified model for server usage and operational costs based on user profiles: An industrial evaluation,” In Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE’12), 1–3 July 2012.
  16. B. Marculescu, R. Feldt, R. Torkar, L.-G. Green, T. Liljegren and E. Hult. “Flexible and low-cost measurements for space software development—The measurements exploration framework," In Proceedings of the 2011 Data Systems in Space (DASIA’11), 17–20 May 2011.
  17. R. Berntsson Svensson, T. Gorschek, B. Regnell, R. Torkar, A. Shahrokni, R. Feldt and A. Aurum “Prioritization of quality requirements: State of practice in eleven companies,” In Proceedings of the 19th International Requirements Engineering Conference (RE’11), pp. 69–68, Aug 29–Sept 2, 2011. 10.1109/RE.2011.6051652
  18. S. Mairhofer, R. Feldt, and R. Torkar. “Search-based software testing and test data generation for a dynamic programming language,” In Proceedings of the 13th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation (GECCO’11), N. Krasnogor (Ed.). ACM, New York, NY, USA, pp. 1859–1866. 10.1145/2001576.2001826
  19. R. Torkar, N. M. Awan, A. K. Alvi and W. Afzal. “Predicting software test effort in iterative development using a dynamic Bayesian network,” In Proceedings of the 21st IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE 2010), (Industry Practice Track), 1–4 Nov 2010.
  20. W. Afzal, R. Torkar, R. Feldt and G. Wikstrand. “Search-based prediction of fault-slip-through in large software projects,” In Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Search Based Software Engineering (SBSE’10), pp. 79–88, 7–9 Sept. 2010. 10.1109/SSBSE.2010.19
  21. R. Feldt, J. Schulte, P. Preissing, B. Marculescu, R. Torkar and E. Hult. “Optimizing verification and validation activities for software in the space industry," In Proceedings of the 2010 Data Systems in Space (DASIA’10), 1–4 July 2010.
  22. R. Feldt, R. Torkar, E. Ahmad and B. Raza. “Challenges with software verification and validation activities in the space industry," In Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation (ICST’10), 6–10 April 2010.
  23. W. Afzal, R. Torkar, and R. Feldt. “Search-based prediction of fault count data," In Proceedings of the 1st International Symposium on Search Based Software Engineering (SBSE’09), pp. 35–38, 13–15 May 2009. 10.1109/SSBSE.2009.17
  24. R. Torkar, T. Gorschek and R. Feldt. “Eight conference on software engineering research and practice in Sweden (SERPS'08),” SIGSOFT Softw. Eng. Notes 34, 2 (Feb. 2009), pp. 31–33, 2009. 10.1145/1517459.1517461
  25. W. Afzal, R. Torkar and R. Feldt. “Prediction of fault count data using genetic programming,” In Proceedings of the 2008 Multi-topic Conference (INMIC 2008), pp. 349–356, 23–24 Dec. 2008. 10.1109/INMIC.2008.4777762
  26. W. Afzal and R. Torkar. “Lessons from applying experimentation in software engineering prediction systems,” In Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Software Productivity Analysis and Cost Estimation (SPACE’08), co-located with 15th Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC’08), pp. 36–43. Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2008.
  27. M. Bäumer, P. Seidler, R. Torkar, P. Tomaszewski, L.-O. Damm and R. Feldt. “Predicting fault inflow in highly iterative software development processes: An industrial evaluation,” In Proceedings of the 19th International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE 2008), 11-14 Nov. 2008.
  28. W. Afzal and R. Torkar. “Suitability of genetic programming for software reliability growth modeling,” In Proceedings of the international Symposium on Computer Science and Its Applications (CSA’08), Oct. 13-15, 2008. 10.1109/CSA.2008.13
  29. W. Afzal and R. Torkar. “A comparative evaluation of using genetic programming for predicting fault count data,” In Proceedings of the 2008 the Third international Conference on Software Engineering Advances (SEA’08), Oct. 26–31, 2008. 10.1109/ICSEA.2008.9
  30. D. Šmite, N. B. Moe and R. Torkar. “Pitfalls in remote team coordination: Lessons learned from a case study,” In Proceedings of the 9th international Conference on Product-Focused Software Process Improvement (Monte Porzio Catone, Italy, June 23–25, 2008). A. Jedlitschka and O. Salo, Eds. Lecture Notes In Computer Science, vol. 5089. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, pp. 345–359. 10.1007/978-3-540-69566-0_28
  31. W. Afzal, R. Torkar and Robert Feldt. “A systematic mapping study on non-functional search-based software testing,” In Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE ’08), pp. 488–493, San Francisco, CA, USA, July 1-3 2008. Knowledge Systems Institute Graduate School.
  32. R. Torkar, R. Feldt and T. Gorschek. “Extracting generally applicable patterns from object-oriented programs for the purpose of test case creation,” In B. Russo, E. Damiani, S. A. Hissam, B. Lundell and G. Succi, Eds. Open Source Development, Communities and Quality, volume 275 of IFIP, pp. 281–287. Springer, 2008.
  33. R. Feldt, R. Torkar, T. Gorschek and W. Afzal. “Searching for cognitively diverse tests: Towards universal test diversity metrics,” In Software Testing Verification and Validation Workshop (ICSTW’08). April 9-11, 2008. 10.1109/ICSTW.2008.36
  34. W. Afzal and R. Torkar. “Incorporating metrics in an organizational test strategy," In Software Testing Verification and Validation Workshop (ICSTW’08). April 9-11, 2008. 10.1109/ICSTW.2008.23
  35. R. Feldt, R. Torkar, L. Angelis and M. Samuelsson. “Towards individualized software engineering: Empirical studies should collect psychometrics,” In Proceedings of the 2008 international Workshop on Cooperative and Human Aspects of Software Engineering (CHASE’08), May 13, 2008. 10.1145/1370114.1370127
  36. T. Gorschek, S. Fricker, R. Feldt, R. Torkar, C. Wohlin and M. Mattsson. “1st International Global Requirements Engineering Workshop --- GREW'07,” SIGSOFT Softw. Eng. Notes 33, 2 (Mar. 2008), pp. 29–32. 10.1145/1350802.1350807
  37. R. Torkar and S. Mankefors. “A survey on testing and reuse,” In Proceedings of the IEEE international Conference on Software-Science, Technology & Engineering (November 04–05, 2003). SwSTE’03. IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, pp. 164–173. 10.1109/SWSTE.2003.1245437
  38. R. Torkar, S. Mankefors, K. Hansson and A. Jonsson. “An exploratory study of component reliability using unit testing,” In Proceedings of the 14th international Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE’03), Nov. 17-21, 2003. 10.1109/ISSRE.2003.1251045
  39. S. Mankefors, R. Torkar and A. Boklund. “New quality estimations in random testing,” In Proceedings of the 14th international Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE’03), Nov. 17-21, 2003. 10.1109/ISSRE.2003.1251067
  40. R. Feldt, C. Wohlin, C. Gencel, T. Gorschek, L. Kuzniarz, D. Smite, M. Svahnberg and R. Torkar, “Quality Evaluation for the Licentiate - A Swedish Intermediate Research Degree”, Swedish National Agency for Higher Education’s Conference on Quality, Stockholm, Sweden, May 13–14, 2009.

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