2016

  1. Why are Commits being Reverted? A Comparative Study of Industrial and Open Source Projects
    Authors - Junji Shimagaki, Yasutaka Kamei, Shane McIntosh, David Pursehouse, Naoyasu Ubayashi
    Venue - International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution, pp. To appear, 2016
    Acceptance rate - 37/127 (29%)
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    Related Tags - ICSME 2016 software evolution
  2. A Framework for Evaluating the Results of the SZZ Approach for Identifying Bug-Introducing Changes
    Authors - Daniel Alencar da Costa, Shane McIntosh, Weiyi Shang, Uirá Kulesza, Roberta Coelho, Ahmed E. Hassan
    Venue - IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, pp. To appear, 2016
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    Related Tags - TSE 2016 software quality defect prediction
  3. The Impact of Task Granularity on Co-evolution Analyses
    Authors - Keisuke Miura, Shane McIntosh, Yasutaka Kamei, Ahmed E. Hassan, Naoyasu Ubayashi
    Venue - International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement, pp. 47:1-47:10, 2016
    Acceptance rate - 27/122 (22%)
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    Related Tags - ESEM 2016 software evolution
  4. Revisiting Code Ownership and its Relationship with Software Quality in the Scope of Modern Code Review
    Authors - Patanamon Thongtanunam, Shane McIntosh, Ahmed E. Hassan, Hajimu Iida
    Venue - International Conference on Software Engineering, pp. 1039-1050, 2016
    Acceptance rate - 101/530 (19%)
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    Related Tags - ICSE 2016 code review software quality
  5. Automated Parameter Optimization of Classification Techniques for Defect Prediction Models
    Authors - Chakkrit Tantithamthavorn, Shane McIntosh, Ahmed E. Hassan, Kenichi Matsumoto
    Venue - International Conference on Software Engineering, pp. 321-332, 2016
    Acceptance rate - 101/530 (19%)
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    Related Tags - ICSE 2016 software quality defect prediction
  6. A Study of the Quality-Impacting Practices of Modern Code Review at Sony Mobile
    Authors - Junji Shimagaki, Yasutaka Kamei, Shane McIntosh, Ahmed E. Hassan, Naoyasu Ubayashi
    Venue - International Conference on Software Engineering, Software Engineering In Practice (SEIP), pp. 212-221, 2016
    Acceptance rate - 28/108 (26%)
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    Related Tags - ICSE 2016 code review software quality
  7. The Relationship between Commit Message Detail and Defect Proneness in Java Projects on GitHub
     Mining challenge runner-up 
    Authors - Jacob G. Barnett, Charles K. Gathuru, Luke S. Soldano, Shane McIntosh
    Venue - International Conference on Mining Software Repositories, Mining challenge, pp. 496-499, 2016
    Acceptance rate - 10/24 (42%)
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    Related Tags - MSR 2016 software quality defect prediction
  8. The Impact of Switching to a Rapid Release Cycle on Integration Delay of Addressed Issues: An Empirical Study of the Mozilla Firefox Project
     ACM SIGSOFT distinguished paper award 
    Authors - Daniel Alencar da Costa, Shane McIntosh, Uirá Kulesza, Ahmed E. Hassan
    Venue - International Conference on Mining Software Repositories, pp. 374-385, 2016
    Acceptance rate - 36/103 (35%)
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    Related Tags - MSR 2016 integration
  9. The Dispersion of Build Maintenance Activity across Maven Lifecycle Phases
    Authors - Casimir Désarmeaux, Andrea Pecatikov, Shane McIntosh
    Venue - International Conference on Mining Software Repositories, Mining challenge, pp. 492-495, 2016
    Acceptance rate - 10/24 (42%)
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    Related Tags - MSR 2016 software evolution build systems
  10. Comments on "Researcher Bias: The Use of Machine Learning in Software Defect Prediction"
    Authors - Chakkrit Tantithamthavorn, Shane McIntosh, Ahmed E. Hassan, Kenichi Matsumoto
    Venue - IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Vol. 42, No. 11, pp. 1092-1094, 2016
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    Related Tags - TSE 2016 software quality defect prediction
  11. Modern Release Engineering in a Nutshell: Why Researchers should Care
    Authors - Bram Adams, Shane McIntosh
    Venue - International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution, and Reengineering, Future of Software Engineering (invited paper), Vol. 5, pp. 78-90, 2016
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    Related Tags - SANER 2016 build systems build performance integration
  12. Predicting Build Co-Changes with Source Code Change and Commit Categories
     Nominated for best paper award 
    Authors - Christian Macho, Shane McIntosh, Martin Pinzger
    Venue - International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution, and Reengineering, pp. 541-551, 2016
    Acceptance rate - 52/140 (37%)
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    Related Tags - SANER 2016 build systems
  13. Analyzing the State of Static Analysis: A Large-Scale Evaluation in Open Source Software
    Authors - Moritz Beller, Radjino Bholanath, Shane McIntosh, Andy Zaidman
    Venue - International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution, and Reengineering, pp. 470-481, 2016
    Acceptance rate - 52/140 (37%)
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    Related Tags - SANER 2016 static analysis software evolution
  14. Studying just-in-time defect prediction using cross-project models
    Authors - Yasutaka Kamei, Takafumi Fukushima, Shane McIntosh, Kazuhiro Yamashita, Naoyasu Ubayashi, Ahmed E. Hassan
    Venue - Empirical Software Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 5, pp. 2072-2106, 2016
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    Related Tags - EMSE 2016 software quality defect prediction
  15. Identifying and Understanding Header File Hotspots in C/C++ Build Processes
    Authors - Shane McIntosh, Bram Adams, Meiyappan Nagappan, Ahmed E. Hassan
    Venue - Automated Software Engineering, Vol. 23, No. 4, pp. 619-647, 2016
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    Related Tags - AUSE 2016 build systems build performance
  16. An Empirical Study of the Impact of Modern Code Review Practices on Software Quality
    Authors - Shane McIntosh, Yasutaka Kamei, Bram Adams, Ahmed E. Hassan
    Venue - Empirical Software Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 5, pp. 2146-2189, 2016
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