2015

  1. Studying the Software Development Overhead of Build Systems
     Governor General's academic gold medal 
    Authors - Shane McIntosh
    Venue - Queen's University, pp. 1-236, 2015
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  2. An Empirical Study of goto in C Code from GitHub Repositories
    Authors - Meiyappan Nagappan, Romain Robbes, Yasutaka Kamei, √Čric Tanter, Shane McIntosh, Audris Mockus, Ahmed E. Hassan
    Venue - Joint meeting of the European Software Engineering Conference and the International Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering, pp. 404-414, 2015
    Acceptance rate - 74/291 (25%)
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  3. Revisiting the Applicability of the Pareto Principle to Core Development Teams in Open Source Software Projects
    Authors - Kazuhiro Yamashita, Shane McIntosh, Yasutaka Kamei, Ahmed E. Hassan, Naoyasu Ubayashi
    Venue - 14th International Workshop on the Principles of Software Evolution (IWPSE), pp. 46-55, 2015
    Acceptance rate - 9/13 (69%)
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  4. The Impact of Mislabelling on the Performance and Interpretation of Defect Prediction Models
    Authors - Chakkrit Tantithamthavorn, Shane McIntosh, Ahmed E. Hassan, Akinori Ihara, Kenichi Matsumoto
    Venue - International Conference on Software Engineering, pp. 812-823, 2015
    Acceptance rate - 84/452 (19%)
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    Related Tags - ICSE 2015 software quality defect prediction
  5. Revisiting the Impact of Classification Techniques on the Performance of Defect Prediction Models
    Authors - Baljinder Ghotra, Shane McIntosh, Ahmed E. Hassan
    Venue - International Conference on Software Engineering, pp. 789-800, 2015
    Acceptance rate - 84/452 (19%)
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    Related Tags - ICSE 2015 software quality defect prediction
  6. Investigating Code Review Practices in Defective Files: An Empirical Study of the Qt System
    Authors - Patanamon Thongtanunam, Shane McIntosh, Ahmed E. Hassan, Hajimu Iida
    Venue - Working Conference on Mining Software Repositories, pp. 168-179, 2015
    Acceptance rate - 32/106 (30%)
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  7. Do Code Review Practices Impact Design Quality? A Case Study of the Qt, VTK, and ITK Projects
    Authors - Rodrigo Morales, Shane McIntosh, Foutse Khomh
    Venue - International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution, and Reengineering, pp. 171-180, 2015
    Acceptance rate - 46/144 (32%)
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  8. Cross-Project Build Co-change Prediction
    Authors - Xin Xia, David Lo, Shane McIntosh, Emad Shihab, Ahmed E. Hassan
    Venue - International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution, and Reengineering, pp. 311-320, 2015
    Acceptance rate - 46/144 (32%)
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  9. A Large-Scale Empirical Study of the Relationship between Build Technology and Build Maintenance
    Authors - Shane McIntosh, Meiyappan Nagappan, Bram Adams, Audris Mockus, Ahmed E. Hassan
    Venue - Empirical Software Engineering, Vol. 20, No. 6, pp. 1587-1633, 2015
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