Selected Conference Publications Since 2010


Professor W. Eric Wong


  1. W. Eric Wong, “Executive Master's Program in Software Engineering: Challenges, Lessons Learned, and Path Forward,“ in Proceedings of the 27th IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering Education and Training (CSEE&T), Alpen-Adria Universitat Klagenfurt–Austria, April, 2014

  2. Ruizhi Gao, Jeong Soo Eo, W. Eric Wong, Xinwei Gao, and Shou-Yu Lee, “An Empirical Study of Requirements-based Test Generation on an Automobile Control System,“ in Proceedings of the 29th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (ACM SAC), Gyeongju, Korea, March, 2014

  3. W. Eric Wong, “Industry Involvement in an Undergraduate Software Engineering Project Course: Everybody Wins,” in Proceedings of the 2013 Annual Conference of American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), Atlanta, Georgia, June, 2013

  4. W. Eric Wong, Junhua Ding, Gene Fiorini, and Christian Hansen, “Undergraduates and Research: Motivations, Challenges, and the Path Forward,” in Proceedings of the 26th IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering Education and Training (CSEE&T), pp. 341-345, San Francisco, California, USA, May, 2013

  5. W. Eric Wong, Vidroha Debroy, Yihao Li, and Ruizhi Gao, “Software Fault Localization using DStar (D*),” in Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Software Security and Reliability (SERE), pp. 21-30, Washington, D.C., June 2012

  6. W. Eric Wong, “Involving Undergraduates in Research: Motivations and Challenges,” in Proceedings of the 25th IEEE Conference on Software Engineering Education and Training (CSEE&T), Nanjing, China, April 2012

  7. Dianxiang Xu, Weifeng Xu, Bharath K Bavikati, and W. Eric Wong, “Mining Executable Specifications of Web Applications from Selenium Tests,” in Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Software Security and Reliability (SERE), pp. 263-272, Washington, D.C., June 2012

  8. W. Eric Wong, “Improving the State of Undergraduate Software Testing Education,” in Proceedings of the 2012 Annual Conference of American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), San Antonio, June, 2012

  9. Vidroha Debroy and W. Eric Wong, “On the Equivalence of Certain Fault Localization Techniques,” in Proceedings of the 26th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (ACM SAC), pp. 1457-1463, TaiChung, Taiwan, March 2011 (Best Paper Award)

  10. Rui Yang, Zhenyu Chen, Baowen Xu, W. Eric Wong, and Jie Zhang, “Improve the Effectiveness of Test Case Generation on EFSM via Automatic Path Feasibility Analysis,” in Proceedings of the 13th IEEE International High Assurance Systems Engineering Symposium (HASE), pp. 17-24, Boca Raton, Florida, November 2011

  11. Zhongxing Yu, Hai Hu, Chenggang Vai, Kai-Yuan Cay, and W. Eric Wong, “GUI Software Fault Localization Using N-gram Analysis,” in Proceedings of the 13th IEEE International High Assurance Systems Engineering Symposium (HASE), pp. 325-332, Boca Raton, Florida, November 2011

  12. W. Eric Wong, Andrea Demel, Vidroha Debroy ,and Michael F. Siok, “Safe Software: Does it Cost More to Develop?” in Proceedings of the 5th IEEE International Conference on Secure Software Integration and Reliability Improvement (SSIRI), Jeju Island, Korea, June 2011

  13. Andrew Restrepo and W. Eric Wong, “Validation of SDL-based Architectural Design Models: New Coverage Criteria,” in Proceedings of the 5th IEEE International Conference on Secure Software Integration and Reliability Improvement (SSIRI), Jeju Island, Korea, June 2011

  14. Xiaoyuan Xie, W. Eric Wong, Tsong Yueh Chen ,and Baowen Xu, “Spectrum-Based Fault Localization: Testing Oracles Are No Longer Mandatory,” in Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Quality Software (QSIC), Madrid, Spain, July 2011

  15. Vidroha Debroy and W. Eric Wong, “On the Consensus-based Application of Fault Localization Techniques,” The Second International Workshop on Program Debugging (IWPD) in conjunction with the 35th Annual IEEE International Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), Munich, Germany, July 2011

  16. Vidroha Debroy and W. Eric Wong, “Using Mutation to Automatically Suggest Fixes for Faulty Programs,” in Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation (ICST), pp. 65-74, Paris, France, April 2010

  17. W. Eric Wong, Vidroha Debroy, Adithya Surampudi, HyeonJeong Kim ,and Michael F. Siok, “Recent Catastrophic Accidents: Investigating How Software Was Responsible,“ in Proceedings of the 4th IEEE International Conference on Secure Software Integration and Reliability Improvement (SSIRI), pp. 14-22, Singapore, June 2010

  18. Fevzi Belli, Axel Hollmann ,and W. Eric Wong, “Towards Scalable Robustness Testing,” in Proceedings of the 4th IEEE International Conference on Secure Software Integration and Reliability Improvement (SSIRI), pp. 208-216, Singapore, June 2010

  19. Vidroha Debroy, W. Eric Wong, Xiaofeng Xu ,and Byoungju Choi, “A Grouping-Based Strategy to Improve the Effectiveness of Fault Localization Techniques,” in Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Quality Software (QSIC), pp. 13-22, Zhangjiajie, China, July 2010

  20. W. Eric Wong and Vidroha Debroy, “An Undergraduate Summer Research Program in Software Safety,” in Proceedings of the 23rd Annual IEEE-CS Conference on Software Engineering Education and Training (CSEE&T), pp. 157-164, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, March 2010

  21. HyeongJeong Kim, W. Eric Wong, Vidroha Debroy ,and Doo Hwan Bae, “Bridging the Gap Between Fault Trees and UML State Machine Diagrams for Safety Analysis,” in Proceedings of the 17th Asia Pacific Software Engineering Conference, pp. 196-205, Sydney, Australia, December 2010

  22. W. Eric Wong, Vidroha Debroy ,and Andrew Restrepo, “An NSF-Sponsored Summer Research Program for Undergraduates: Evolution and Refinement,” in Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Education Technology and Training, Wuhan, China, November 2010


Professor Lingming Zhang


  1. Xianglong Kong, Lingming Zhang, W. Eric Wong, Bixin Li, “Experience report: How do techniques, programs, and tests impact automated program repair?” in Proceedings of the 26th IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE 2015), Gaithersburg, MD, November 2015

  2. Shiyu Dong, Oswaldo Olivo, Lingming Zhang, Sarfraz Khurshid, “Studying the influence of standard compiler optimizations on symbolic execution,” in Proceedings of the 26th IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE 2015), Gaithersburg, MD, November 2015

  3. Xiaoyin Wang, Lingming Zhang, Philip Tanofsky, “Experience report: how is dynamic symbolic execution different from manual testing? a study on KLEE,” in Proceedings of the 2015 International Symposium on Software Testing and Analysis (ISSTA 2015), Baltimore, MD, July 2015

  4. Ripon K. Saha, Lingming Zhang, Sarfraz Khurshid, and Dewayne E. Perry, “An Information Retrieval Approach for Regression Test Prioritization Based on Program Changes,” in Proceedings of the 37th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2015), Firenze, Italy, May 2015

  5. Hao Tang, Xiaoyin Wang, Lingming Zhang, Lu Zhang, Bing Xie, Hong Mei, “Summary-Based Context-Sensitive Data-Dependence Analysis in Presence of Callbacks,” in Proceedings of the 42nd ACM SIGPLAN-SIGACT Symposium on Principles of Programming Languages, (POPL 2015), Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India, January 2015

  6. Lingming Zhang, Guowei Yang, Neha Rungta, Suzette Person, and Sarfraz Khurshid, “Feedback-Driven Dynamic Invariant Discovery,” in Proceedings of the ACM International Symposium on Software Testing and Analysis (ISSTA 2014), Bay Area, CA, July 2014

  7. Lingming Zhang, Lu Zhang, and Sarfraz Khurshid, “Injecting Mechanical Faults to Localize Developer Faults for Evolving Software,” in Proceedings of the ACM SIGPLAN Conference on Object-Oriented Programming Systems, Languages, and Applications (SPLASH/OOPSLA 2013), 765--784, Indianapolis, IN , October 2013

  8. Lingming Zhang, Milos Gligoric, Darko Marinov, and Sarfraz Khurshid, “Operator-based and Random Mutant Selection: Better Together,” in Proceedings of the 28th IEEE/ACM Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2013), 92--102, Palo Alto, CA, November 2013

  9. Lingming Zhang, Darko Marinov, and Sarfraz Khurshid, “Faster Mutation Testing Inspired by Test Prioritization and Reduction,” in Proceedings of the International Symposium on Software Testing and Analysis (ISSTA 2013), pages 235--245, Lugano, Switzerland, July 2013

  10. Milos Gligoric, Lingming Zhang, Cristiano Pereira and Gilles Pokam, “Selective Mutation Testing for Concurrent Code,” in Proceedings of the International Symposium on Software Testing and Analysis (ISSTA 2013), pages 224--234, Lugano, Switzerland, July 2013

  11. Lingming Zhang, Dan Hao, Lu Zhang, Gregg Rothermel, Hong Mei, “Bridging the Gap Between the Total and Additional Test-Case Prioritization Strategies,” in Proceedings of the 35th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2013), pages 192--201, San Francisco, CA, May 2013

  12. Lingming Zhang, Darko Marinov, Lu Zhang, and Sarfraz Khurshid, “Regression Mutation Testing,” in Proceedings of the International Symposium on Software Testing and Analysis (ISSTA 2012), pages 331--341, Minneapolis, MN, July 2012

  13. Lingming Zhang, Miryung Kim, and Sarfraz Khurshid, “FaultTracer: A Change Impact and Regression Fault Analysis Tool for Evolving Java Programs,” in Proceedings of the 20th International Symposium On the Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE 2012), 4 pages, Tool Demonstration Track, Cary, NC, November 2012

  14. Lingming Zhang, Miryung Kim, and Sarfraz Khurshid, “Localizing failure-inducing program edits based on spectrum information,” in Proceedings of the 27th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM 2011), pages 23--32, Williamsburg, VA, September 2011

  15. Lingming Zhang, Darko Marinov, Lu Zhang, and Sarfraz Khurshid, “An empirical study of JUnit test-suite reduction,” in Proceedings of the 22nd IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE 2011), pages 170--179, Hiroshima, Japan, November 2011

  16. Shadi Abdul Khalek, Guowei Yang, Lingming Zhang, Darko Marinov, and Sarfraz Khurshid, “TestEra: A tool for testing Java programs using Alloy specifications,” in Proceedings of the 26th IEEE/ACM International Conference On Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2011), pages 608--611, Tool Demonstration Track, Lawrence, KS, November 2011

  17. Lingming Zhang, Tao Xie, Lu Zhang, Nikolai Tillmann, Jonathan de Halleux, and Hong Mei, “Test generation via Dynamic Symbolic Execution for mutation testing,” in Proceedings of the 26th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM 2010), pages 1--10, Timisoara, Romania, September 2010

Dr. Mark Paulk


  1. A.L. Ferreira, R.J. Machado, and M.C. Paulk, “Supporting Audits and Assessments in Multi-Model Environments,” Product Focused Software Development and Process Improvement (PROFES) Conference, Toree Canne, Italy, June 2011

  2. A.L. Ferreira, R.J. Machado, and M.C. Paulk, “An Approach to Software Process Design and Implementation Using Transition Rules,” 37th EUROMICRO Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications (SEAA), August 2011

  3. A.L. Ferreira, R.J. Machado, and M.C. Paulk, “On the Traceability of Multi-Model Quality Requirements,” Product Focused Software Development and Process Improvement (PROFES) Conference, Toree Canne, Italy, June 2011

  4. A.L. Ferreira, R.J. Machado, J.G. Silva, R.F. Batista, L. Costa, and M.C. Paulk, “Quantitative Analysis of Best Practices Models in the Software Domain,” 17th Asia Pacific Software Engineering Conference, Sydney, December 2010.

  5. A.L. Ferreira, R.J. Machado, J.G. Silva, R.F. Batista, L. Costa, and M.C. Paulk, “An Approach to Improving Software Inspections Performance,” 26 th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance, Timișoara, Romania, September 12-18, 2010.

  6. A.L. Ferreira, R.J. Machado, and M.C. Paulk, “Size and Complexity Attributes for Multi-Model Improvement Framework Taxonomy: A Software Domain Best Practices Models Quantitative Analysis,” 36th EUROMICRO Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications, Lille, France, September 1-3, 2010

Dr. Mehra N. Borazjany


  1. Mehra N.Borazjany, Laleh Gh., Yu Lei, Raghu Kacker, and Rick Kuhn, “An Input Space Modeling Methodology for Combinatorial Testing,” 2013 IEEE Sixth International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation (ICSTW), pp. 372-381, 2013

  2. Laleh Gh., Mehra N. Borazjany, Yu Lei, R.N. Kacker, and D.R. Kuhn, “Applying Combinatorial Testing to the Siemens Suite,” 2013 IEEE Sixth International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation (ICSTW), 2013

  3. Linbin Yu, Mehra N. Borazjany,, Yu Lei, Raghu Kacker, and Rick Kuhn, “An Efficient Algorithm for Constraint Handling in Combinatorial Test Generation,” 2013 IEEE Sixth International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation (ICSTW), pp. 242-251, 2013

  4. Mehra N. Borazjany, Linbin Yu, Yu Lei, Raghu Kacker, and Rick Kuhn, “Combinatorial testing of acts: A case study,” 2012 IEEE Fifth International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation (ICST), pp. 591-600, 2012

Authored/Edited Books & Book Chapters


Professor W. Eric Wong


  1. W. Eric Wong and Bojan Cukic, “Adaptive Control Approach for Software Quality Improvement,” (ISBN: 978-981-4340-91-5), World Scientific, 2011

  2. W. Eric Wong, “Mutation Testing for the New Century,” (ISBN: 0-7923-7323-5), Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001

  3. W. Eric Wong and J. Jenny Li, “Use of Visualization to Aid Object-Oriented Redesign,” in Software Visualization - From Theory to Practice (Ed. K. Zhang), Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 389-412, June 2003

  4. Auri Vincenzi, Jose Maldonado, Marcio Delamaro, Edmundo Spoto and W. E. Wong, “Component-Based Software: An Overview of Testing,” in Component-Based Software Quality: Methods and Techniques (Ed. A. Cechich), (part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science by Springer-Verlag), Volume 2693, pp. 99-127, June 2003


Professor Lingming Zhang


Dr. Mark Paulk


  1. E.B. Hyder, K.M. Heston, M.C. Paulk, and W.E. Hefley, “The eSourcing Capability Model for Service Providers” Van Haren Publishing, Zaltbommel, Netherlands, 2010.


Selected Journal Publications


Professor W. Eric Wong


  1. W. Eric Wong, Vidroha Debroy, Ruizhi Gao, and Yihao Li,“The DStar Method for Effective Software Fault Localization,” IEEE Transactions on Reliability, 63(1), March 2014

  2. Yabin Wang, Ruizhi Gao, Zhenyu Chen, W. Eric Wong, and Bin Luo, “WAS: a Weighted Attribute-based Strategy for Cluster Test Selection,” Journal of Systems and Software, 98:44-58, December 2014

  3. Vidroha Debroy and W. Eric Wong, “Combining Mutation and Fault Localization for Automated Program Debugging,” Journal of Systems and Software, 90:45-60, April 2014

  4. Paulo Bueno, Mario Jino ,and W. Eric Wong, “Diversity Oriented Test Data Generation Using Metaheuristic Search Techniques,” Information Sciences, 259:490-509, February 2014

  5. Tsong Yueh Chen, Fei-Ching Kuo, Huai Liu, and W. Eric Wong, “Code Coverage of Adaptive Random Testing,” IEEE Transactions on Reliability, 62(1):226-237, March 2013

  6. Xiaoyuan Xie, W. Eric Wong, Tsong Yueh Chen, and Baowen. Xu, “Metamorphic Slice: An application in Spectrum-Based Fault Localization,” Information and Software Technology, 55(5):866-879, May 2013

  7. Hai Hu, Chang-Hai Jiang, Kai-Yuan Cai, W. Eric Wong, and Aditya P. Mathur, “Enhancing Software Reliability Estimates using Modified Adaptive Testing,” Information and Software Technology, 55(2):288-300, February 2013

  8. Vidroha Debroy and W. Eric Wong, “A Consensus-based Strategy to Improve the Quality of Fault Localization,” Software: Practice and Experience, 43(8):989-1011, August 2013

  9. Andrew Restrepo and W. Eric Wong, “Validation of SDL-based Architectural Design Models using Communication-based Coverage Criteria,” Information and Software Technology Volume 54, Issue 12, Pages 1418-1431, December 2012

  10. W. Eric Wong, Vidroha Debroy, Richard Golden, Xiaofeng Xu and Bhavani Thuraisingham, “Effective Software Fault Localization using an RBF Neural Network,” IEEE Transactions on Reliability, 61(1)49-169, March 2012

  11. W. Eric Wong, Vidroha Debroy ,and Dianxiang Xu, “Towards Better Fault Localization: A Crosstab-based Statistical Approach,” IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics -- Part C: Applications & Reviews, Volume 42, Number 3, pp. 378-396, May 2012

  12. Omar El Ariss, Dianxiang Xu, and W. Eric Wong, “Integrating Safety Analysis with Functional Modeling,” IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics – Part A: Systems and Humans, 41(4):610-624, July 2011

  13. Ahyoung Sung, Byoungju Choi, W. Eric Wong ,and Vidroha Debroy, “Mutant Generation for Embedded Systems Using Kernel-Based Software and Hardware Fault Simulation,” Information and Software Technology, 53(10):1153-1164, October 2011

  14. Xiaofeng Xu, Vidroha Debroy, W. Eric Wong ,and Donghui Guo, “Ties Within Fault Localization Rankings: Exposing and Addressing the Problem,” International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, 21(6):803-827, September 2011

  15. Vidroha Debroy and W. Eric Wong, “On the Estimation of Adequate Test Set Size Using Fault Failure Rates,” Journal of Systems and Software, 84(4)587-602, April 2011

  16. W. Eric Wong, Vidroha Debroy ,and Andrew Restrepo, “The Role of Software in Recent Catastrophic Accidents,” IEEE Transactions on Reliability, 59(3):469-473, September 2010

  17. W. Eric Wong, Vidroha Debroy ,and Byoungju Choi, “A Family of Code Coverage-based Heuristics for Effective Fault Localization,” Journal of Systems and Software, 83(2):188-208, February 2010

  18. W. Eric Wong and Vidroha Debroy, “Software Fault Localization,“ IEEE Transactions on Reliability, 59(3):473-475, September 2010

  19. W. Eric Wong, Andrew Restrepo ,and Byoungju Choi, “Validation of SDL Specifications using EFSM-based Test Generation,” Information and Software Technology, 51(11): 1505-1519, November 2009

  20. W. Eric Wong and Yu Qi, “BP Neural Network-based Effective Fault Localization,” International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, 19(4): 573-597, June 2009

  21. Hui Liang, Jin Song Dong, Jing Sun ,and W. Eric Wong, “Software Monitoring through Formal Specification Animation,” Innovations in Systems and Software Engineering, 5(4):231-241, December 2009

  22. Joao Cangusu, Kendra Cooper ,and W. Eric Wong, “A Segment-Based Approach for the Reduction of the Number of Test Cases for Performance Evaluation of Components,” International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, 19(4): 481-505, June 2009

  23. W. Eric Wong and Vidroha Debroy, “Malicious Code,” IEEE Transactions on Reliability, 58(2):249-251, June 2009

  24. Dianxiang Xu, Weifeng Xu ,and W. Eric Wong, “Automated Test Code Generation from Class State Models,” International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, 19(4): 599-623, June 2009

  25. W. Eric Wong and Yu Lei, “Reachability Graph-Based Test Sequence Generation for Concurrent Programs,” International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, 18(6):803-822, September 2008

  26. Yuting Chen, Shaoying Liu ,and W. Eric Wong, “A Review Approach to Detecting Violations of Consistency between Specification and Program Structures,” International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, 18(8):1013-1042, December 2008

  27. Dianxiang Xu, Weifeng Xu ,and W. Eric Wong, “Testing Aspect-Oriented Programs with UML Design Models,” International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, 18(3):413-437, May 2008

  28. Dianxiang Xu, Vivek Goel, Kendall Nygard ,and W. Eric Wong, “Aspect-Oriented Specification of Threat-Driven Security Requirements,” International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology, 31(1/2):131-140, February 2008

  29. Victor Chan, W. Eric Wong, and Tianfa Xie, “A Statistical Methodology to Simplify Software Metric Models Constructed Using Incomplete Data Samples,” International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, 17(6):689-707, December 2007

  30. W. Eric Wong and Yu Qi, “Effective Program Debugging based on Execution Slices and Inter-Block Data Dependency,” Journal of Systems and Software, 79(7):891-903, July 2006

  31. Lirong Dai, Kendra Cooper ,and W. E. Wong, “Modeling and Analysis of Performance Aspects for Software Architecture: A UML-Based Approach,” International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, 16(3):347-378, June 2006

  32. Auri Vincenzi, Marcio Delamaro, Jose Maldonado ,and W. Eric Wong, “Establishing Structural Testing Criteria for Java Bytecode,” Software-Practice and Experience, 36(14):1513-1541, November 2006

  33. Yu Qi, David Kung ,and W. Eric Wong, “An Agent-based Data-Flow Testing Approach for Web Applications,” Journal of Information and Software Technology, 48(12):1159-1171, December 2006

  34. W. Eric Wong, Tatiana Sugeta, Yu Qi ,and Jose Maldonado, “Smart Debugging Software Architectural Design in SDL,” Journal of Systems and Software, 76(1):15-28, April 2005

  35. W. Eric Wong and Swapna Gokhale, “Static and Dynamic Distance Metrics for Feature-Based Code Analysis,” Journal of Systems and Software, 74(3):283-295, February 2005

  36. Auri Vincenzi, Jose Maldonado, W. Eric Wong,and Marcio Delamaro, “Coverage Testing of Java Programs and Components,” Journal of Science of Computer Programming, 56(1-2):211-230, April 2005

  37. Feng Liu, Wu Chou, Weiping Guo, and W. Eric Wong, “An Approach of Integrating SIP in Converged Multimodal/Multimedia Communication Services,” Journal of Telecommunication Systems, 28(3-4):387-405, March 2005

  38. Swapna Gokhale, W. Eric Wong, Joseph R. Horgan ,and Kishor S. Trivedi, “An Analytical Approach to Architecture-Based Software Performance and Reliability Prediction,” Journal of Performance Evaluation, 58(4):391-412, December 2004

  39. Joao Cangussu, Kendra Cooper, and W. Eric Wong, “An Empirical Evaluation of a Run-Time Dynamic Adaptable Framework,” The Journal Studia Informatica Universalis, 3(3):255-284, December 2004

  40. W. Eric Wong and J. Jenny Li, “Redesigning Legacy Systems into the Object-Oriented Paradigm,” International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, 14(3):255-276, June 2004

  41. W. Eric Wong, Tatiana Sugeta, J. Jenny Li ,and Jose Maldonado, “Coverage Testing Software Architectural Design in SDL,” Journal of Computer Networks, 42(3):359-374, June 2003

  42. Mei-Hwa Chen, Michael R. Lyu ,and W. Eric Wong, “Effect of Code Coverage on Software Reliability Measurement,” IEEE Transactions on Reliability, 50(2):165-170, June 2001

  43. W. Eric Wong, Joseph R. Horgan, Michael Syring, Wayne Zage ,and Dolores Zage, “Applying Design Metrics to Predict Fault-Proneness: A Case Study on a Large-Scale Software System,” Software-Practice and Experience, 30(14):1587-1608, November 2000

  44. W. Eric Wong, Swapna. Gokhale ,and Joseph R. Horgan, “Quantifying the Closeness between Program Components and Features,” Journal of Systems and Software, 54(2):87-98, October 2000

  45. W. Eric Wong, Joseph R. Horgan, Aditya P. Mathur ,and Alberto Pasquini, “Test Set Size Minimization and Fault Detection Effectiveness: A Case Study in a Space Application,” Journal of Systems and Software, 48(2):79-89, October 1999

  46. Norman Wilde, Randy Justice, Kristin Blackwell ,and W. Eric Wong, “Dynamic Analysis Methods for the Year 2000 Problem,” Journal of Software Maintenance, 11(3):167-182, May/June 1999

  47. Hira Agrawal, James L. Alberi, Joseph R. Horgan, J. Jenny Li, Saul London, W. Eric Wong, Sudipto Ghosh ,and Norman Wilde, “Mining System Tests to Aid Software Maintenance,” IEEE Computer, 31(7):64-73, July 1998

  48. W. Eric Wong, Joseph R. Horgan, Saul London ,and Aditya P. Mathur, “Effect of Test Set Minimization on Fault Detection Effectiveness,” Software-Practice and Experience, 28(4):347-369, April 1998

  49. W. Eric Wong and Aditya P. Mathur, “Reducing the cost of Mutation Testing: An Empirical Study,” Journal of Systems and Software, 31(3):185-196, December 1995

  50. W. Eric Wong and Aditya P. Mathur, “Fault Detection Effectiveness of Mutation and Data Flow Testing,” Software Quality Journal, 4(1):69-83, March 1995

  51. Richard A. DeMillo, Aditya P. Mathur, and W. E. Wong, “Some Critical Remarks on a Hierarchy of Fault-Detecting Abilities of Test Methods,” IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Volume 21, Issue 10, pp. 858-861, October 1995

  52. Aditya P. Mathur and W. Eric Wong, “An Empirical Comparison of Data Flow and Mutation Based Test Adequacy Criteria,” Journal of Software Testing, Verification, and Reliability, 4(1):9-31, March 1994


Professor Lingming Zhang


  1. Dan Hao, Lingming Zhang, Lu Zhang, Gregg Rothermel, and Hong Mei, “A Unified Test-Case Prioritization Approach,” ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology (TOSEM 2015), to appear

  2. Lingming Zhang, Miryung Kim, and Sarfraz Khurshid, “FaultTracer: A Spectrum-Based Approach to Localizing Failure-Inducing Program Edits,” Journal of Software Maintenance and Evolution(JSME 2013), to appear, 2013

  3. Hong Mei, Dan Hao, Lingming Zhang, Lu Zhang, and Gregg Rothermel, “A Static Approach to Prioritizing JUnit Test Cases,” IEEE Transaction on Software Engineering (TSE 2012), 38(6): 1258-1275, November/December 2012


Dr. Mark Paulk


  1. J. Garzas and M.C. Paulk, “A Case Study of Software Process Improvement with CMMI-DEV and Scrum in Spanish Companies,” Journal of Software: Evolution and Process, 25(12): 1325-1333, December 2013

  2. M.C. Paulk, J.F. Arce, J.D. Blaine, M.B. Chrissis, T. Daughtrey, A. Dorling, S. Duncan, T. Ehrhorn, U. Ferrell, L. Jowers, P. McQuaid, J. Pryde, S. Rakitin, and D. Zubrow, “Are Process Improvement Frameworks Worth the Dysfunction?” ASQ Software Quality Professional, 15(3): 4-14, June 2013

  3. M.C. Paulk, “A Scrum Adoption Survey,” ASQ Software Quality Professional, 15(2): 27-34, March 2013

  4. D.M. Northcutt and M.C. Paulk, “Statistical Sampling for Process Assessments,” ASQ Software Quality Professional, 12(4): 19-28, September 2010

  5. M.C. Paulk, “The Impact of Process Discipline on Personal Software Quality and Productivity,” ASQ Software Quality Professional, 12(2): 15-19, March 2010

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