ASE 2017
2017 32nd IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2017)

2017 32nd IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2017), October 30 – November 3, 2017, Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA

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Binary Analysis (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
In-Memory Fuzzing for Binary Code Similarity Analysis
Shuai Wang and Dinghao Wu
(Pennsylvania State University, USA)
DSIbin: Identifying Dynamic Data Structures in C/C++ Binaries
Thomas Rupprecht, Xi Chen, David H. White, Jan H. Boockmann, Gerald Lüttgen, and Herbert Bos
(University of Bamberg, Germany; Microsoft, Canada; VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Towards Robust Instruction-Level Trace Alignment of Binary Code
Ulf Kargén and Nahid Shahmehri
(Linköping University, Sweden)
Testing Intermediate Representations for Binary Analysis
Soomin Kim, Markus Faerevaag, Minkyu Jung, SeungIl Jung, DongYeop Oh, JongHyup Lee, and Sang Kil Cha
(KAIST, South Korea; Gachon University, South Korea)
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Concurrency (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
UNDEAD: Detecting and Preventing Deadlocks in Production Software
Jinpeng Zhou, Sam Silvestro, Hongyu Liu, Yan Cai, and Tongping Liu
(University of Texas at San Antonio, USA; Institute of Software at Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
Promoting Secondary Orders of Event Pairs in Randomized Scheduling using a Randomized Stride
Mahmoud Abdelrasoul
(North Carolina State University, USA)
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Parallel Bug-Finding in Concurrent Programs via Reduced Interleaving Instances
(University of Southampton, UK; University of Sussex, UK; Stellenbosch University, South Africa; University of Salerno, Italy)
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Understanding and Overcoming Parallelism Bottlenecks in ForkJoin Applications
Gustavo Pinto, Anthony Canino, Fernando Castor, Guoqing Xu, and Yu David Liu
(Federal University of Paríç, Brazil; SUNY Binghamton, USA; Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil; University of California at Irvine, USA)
Quick Verification of Concurrent Programs by Iteratively Relaxed Scheduling
Patrick Metzler, Habib Saissi, Péter Bokor, and Neeraj Suri
(TU Darmstadt, Germany)
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Developers’ Practice and Behavior (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
The Impact of Continuous Integration on Other Software Development Practices: A Large-Scale Empirical Study
(Nanjing University, China; Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands; University of California at Davis, USA; Carnegie Mellon University, USA)
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Perceived Language Complexity in GitHub Issue Discussions and Their Effect on Issue Resolution
David Kavaler, Sasha Sirovica, Vincent Hellendoorn, Raul Aranovich, and Vladimir Filkov
(University of California at Davis, USA)
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Can Automated Pull Requests Encourage Software Developers to Upgrade Out-of-Date Dependencies?
Samim Mirhosseini and Chris Parnin
(North Carolina State University, USA)
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Are Developers Aware of the Architectural Impact of Their Changes?
(University College London, UK)
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SentiCR: A Customized Sentiment Analysis Tool for Code Review Interactions
Toufique Ahmed, Amiangshu Bosu, Anindya Iqbal, and Shahram Rahimi
(Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh; Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, USA)
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Documentation (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
Detecting Fragile Comments
(McGill University, Canada)
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Improving Software Text Retrieval using Conceptual Knowledge in Source Code
Zeqi Lin, Yanzhen Zou, Junfeng Zhao, and Bing Xie
(Peking University, China)
Automatically Generating Commit Messages from Diffs using Neural Machine Translation
Siyuan Jiang, Ameer Armaly, and Collin McMillan
(University of Notre Dame, USA)
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Improving Missing Issue-Commit Link Recovery using Positive and Unlabeled Data
Yan Sun, Celia Chen, Qing Wang, and Barry Boehm
(University at Chinese Academy of Sciences, China; Institute of Software at Chinese Academy of Sciences, China; Occidental College, USA; University of Southern California, USA)
APIBot: Question Answering Bot for API Documentation
Yuan Tian, Ferdian Thung, Abhishek Sharma, and David Lo
(Singapore Management University, Singapore)
Automatic Summarization of API Reviews
Gias Uddin and Foutse Khomh
(McGill University, Canada; Polytechnique Montréal, Canada)
Formal Verification (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
iCoq: Regression Proof Selection for Large-Scale Verification Projects
Ahmet Celik, Karl Palmskog, and Milos Gligoric
(University of Texas at Austin, USA; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)
More Effective Interpolations in Software Model Checking
Cong Tian, Zhao Duan, Zhenhua Duan, and C.-H. Luke Ong
(Xidian University, China; University of Oxford, UK)
Proof-Based Coverage Metrics for Formal Verification
Elaheh Ghassabani, Andrew Gacek, Michael W. Whalen, Mats P. E. Heimdahl, and Lucas Wagner
(University of Minnesota, USA; Rockwell Collins, USA)
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Model Checker Execution Reports
(University of Buenos Aires, Argentina; CONICET, Argentina)
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Modular Verification of Interrupt-Driven Software
Chungha Sung, Markus Kusano, and Chao Wang
(University of Southern California, USA; Virginia Tech, USA)
BProVe: A Formal Verification Framework for Business Process Models
Flavio Corradini, Fabrizio Fornari, Andrea Polini, Barbara Re, Francesco Tiezzi, and Andrea Vandin
(University of Camerino, Italy; DTU, Denmark)
From Failures to Faults (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
Comprehensive Failure Characterization
Mitchell J. Gerrard and Matthew B. Dwyer
(University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA)
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Fault Localization using Itemset Mining under Constraints
Mehdi Maamar, Nadjib Lazaar, Samir Loudni, and Yahia Lebbah
(University of Oran 1, Algeria; CNRS, France; University of Montpellier, France; LIRMM, France; University of Caen, France)
TrEKer: Tracing Error Propagation in Operating System Kernels
Nicolas Coppik, Oliver Schwahn, Stefan Winter, and Neeraj Suri
(TU Darmstadt, Germany)
RuntimeSearch: Ctrl+F for a Running Program
Matúš Sulír and Jaroslav Porubän
(Technical University of Košice, Slovakia)
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Mobile Development (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
UI Driven Android Application Reduction
Jianjun Huang, Yousra Aafer, David Perry, Xiangyu Zhang, and Chen Tian
(Purdue University, USA; Huawei, USA)
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SimplyDroid: Efficient Event Sequence Simplification for Android Application
Bo Jiang, Yuxuan Wu, Teng Li, and W. K. Chan
(Beihang University, China; City University of Hong Kong, China)
Automated Cross-Platform Inconsistency Detection for Mobile Apps
(Georgia Institute of Technology, USA)
Detecting Plagiarized Mobile Apps using API Birthmarks
Daeyoung Kim, Amruta Gokhale, Vinod Ganapathy, and Abhinav Srivastava
(Rutgers University, USA; AT&T Labs at Bedminster, USA)
Models (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
O2O Service Composition with Social Collaboration
Wenyi Qian, Xin Peng, Jun Sun, Yijun Yu, Bashar Nuseibeh, and Wenyun Zhao
(Fudan University, China; Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore; Open University, UK; Lero, Ireland)
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Gremlin-ATL: A Scalable Model Transformation Framework
Gwendal Daniel, Frédéric Jouault, Gerson Sunyé, and Jordi Cabot
(AtlanMod, France; Inria, France; Groupe ESEO, France; ICREA, Spain; Open University of Catalonia, Spain)
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Diagnosing Assumption Problems in Safety-Critical Products
Mona Rahimi, Wandi Xiong, Jane Cleland-Huang, and Robyn Lutz
(DePaul University, USA; Iowa State University, USA; University of Notre Dame, USA)
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Software Performance Self-Adaptation through Efficient Model Predictive Control
(Gran Sasso Science Institute, Italy; IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca, Italy)
Transfer Learning for Performance Modeling of Configurable Systems: An Exploratory Analysis
Pooyan Jamshidi, Norbert Siegmund, Miguel Velez, Christian Kästner, Akshay Patel, and Yuvraj Agarwal
(Carnegie Mellon University, USA; Bauhaus-University Weimar, Germany)
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Program Comprehension (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
Mining Implicit Design Templates for Actionable Code Reuse
Yun Lin, Guozhu Meng, Yinxing Xue, Zhenchang Xing, Jun Sun, Xin Peng, Yang Liu, Wenyun Zhao, and Jinsong Dong
(National University of Singapore, Singapore; Nanyang Technological University, Singapore; Australian National University, Australia; Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore; Fudan University, China; Griffith University, Australia)
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Exploring Regular Expression Comprehension
Carl Chapman, Peipei Wang, and Kathryn T. Stolee
(Sandia National Laboratories, USA; North Carolina State University, USA)
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Automatically Assessing Code Understandability: How Far Are We?
(University of Molise, Italy; University of Lugano, Switzerland; College of William and Mary, USA; Universidad de los Andes, Colombia)
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Improved Query Reformulation for Concept Location using CodeRank and Document Structures
Mohammad Masudur Rahman and Chanchal K. Roy
(University of Saskatchewan, Canada)
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Understanding Feature Requests by Leveraging Fuzzy Method and Linguistic Analysis
Lin Shi, Celia Chen, Qing Wang, Shoubin Li, and Barry Boehm
(Institute of Software at Chinese Academy of Sciences, China; University at Chinese Academy of Sciences, China; University of Southern California, USA; Occidental College, USA)
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Program Repair (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
Tortoise: Interactive System Configuration Repair
Aaron Weiss, Arjun Guha, and Yuriy Brun
(Northeastern University, USA; University of Massachusetts at Amherst, USA)
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Contract-Based Program Repair without the Contracts
Liushan Chen, Yu Pei, and Carlo A. Furia
(Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China; Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden)
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ELIXIR: Effective Object Oriented Program Repair
Ripon K. Saha, Yingjun Lyu, Hiroaki Yoshida, and Mukul R. Prasad
(Fujitsu Labs, USA; University of Southern California, USA)
Leveraging Syntax-Related Code for Automated Program Repair
(Brown University, USA)
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Program Synthesis (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
Automatic Loop-Invariant Generation and Refinement through Selective Sampling
Jiaying Li, Jun Sun, Li Li, Quang Loc Le, and Shang-Wei Lin
(Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore; Teesside University, UK; Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
FiB: Squeezing Loop Invariants by Interpolation between Forward/Backward Predicate Transformers
Shang-Wei Lin, Jun Sun, Hao Xiao, Yang Liu, David Sanán, and Henri Hansen
(Nanyang Technological University, Singapore; Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore; Tampere University of Technology, Finland)
SymInfer: Inferring Program Invariants using Symbolic States
ThanhVu Nguyen, Matthew B. Dwyer, and Willem Visser
(University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA; Stellenbosch University, South Africa)
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Parsimony: An IDE for Example-Guided Synthesis of Lexers and Parsers
Alan Leung and Sorin Lerner
(University of California at San Diego, USA)
Mining Constraints for Event-based Monitoring in Systems of Systems
(JKU Linz, Austria)
Programming Bots by Synthesizing Natural Language Expressions into API Invocations
Shayan Zamanirad, Boualem Benatallah, Moshe Chai Barukh, Fabio Casati, and Carlos Rodriguez
(UNSW, Australia; University of Trento, Italy; Tomsk Polytechnic University, Russia)
Recommender Systems (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
Boosting Complete-Code Tool for Partial Program
Hao Zhong and Xiaoyin Wang
(Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China; University of Texas at San Antonio, USA)
A Language Model for Statements of Software Code
Yixiao Yang, Yu Jiang, Ming Gu, Jiaguang Sun, Jian Gao, and Han Liu
(Tsinghua University, China)
Context-Aware Integrated Development Environment Command Recommender Systems
Marko Gasparic, Tural Gurbanov, and Francesco Ricci
(Free University of Bolzano, Italy)
Predicting Relevance of Change Recommendations
Thomas Rolfsnes, Leon Moonen, and David Binkley
(Simula Research Laboratory, Norway; Loyola University Maryland, USA)
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AnswerBot: Automated Generation of Answer Summary to Developers’ Technical Questions
Bowen Xu, Zhenchang Xing, Xin Xia, and David Lo
(Zhejiang University, China; Singapore Management University, Singapore; Australian National University, Australia; University of British Columbia, Canada)
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Recommending Crowdsourced Software Developers in Consideration of Skill Improvement
Zizhe Wang, Hailong Sun, Yang Fu, and Luting Ye
(Beihang University, China)
The Rise of the (Modelling) Bots: Towards Assisted Modelling via Social Networks
(Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain)
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Reliability and Bugs (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
A Comprehensive Study of Real-World Numerical Bug Characteristics
Anthony Di Franco, Hui Guo, and Cindy Rubio-González
(University of California at Davis, USA)
A Comprehensive Study on Real World Concurrency Bugs in Node.js
Jie Wang, Wensheng Dou, Yu Gao, Chushu Gao, Feng Qin, Kang Yin, and Jun Wei
(Institute of Software at Chinese Academy of Sciences, China; University at Chinese Academy of Sciences, China; Ohio State University, USA)
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An Effective Change Recommendation Approach for Supplementary Bug Fixes
Xin Xia and David Lo
(Zhejiang University, China; Singapore Management University, Singapore)
Understanding the Value of Considering Client Usage Context in Package Cohesion for Fault-Proneness Prediction
Yangyang Zhao, Yibiao Yang, Hongmin Lu, Jinping Liu, Hareton Leung, Yansong Wu, Yuming Zhou, and Baowen Xu
(Nanjing University, China; Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China)
Meta-learning Based Selection of Software Reliability Models
Rafael Caiuta, Aurora Pozo, and Silvia Regina Vergilio
(Federal University of Paraná, Brazil)
Security (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
Static Detection of Asymptotic Resource Side-Channel Vulnerabilities in Web Applications
Jia Chen, Oswaldo Olivo, Isil Dillig, and Calvin Lin
(University of Texas at Austin, USA)
PAD: Programming Third-Party Web Advertisement Censorship
Weihang Wang, Yonghwi Kwon, Yunhui Zheng, Yousra Aafer, I.-Luk Kim, Wen-Chuan Lee, Yingqi Liu, Weijie Meng, Xiangyu Zhang, and Patrick Eugster
(Purdue University, USA; IBM Research, USA; TU Darmstadt, Germany)
All about Activity Injection: Threats, Semantics, and Detection
(KAIST, South Korea; LG Electronics, South Korea)
Detecting Information Flow by Mutating Input Data
(Saarland University, Germany; National University of Singapore, Singapore)
Automatically Assessing Crashes from Heap Overflows
Liang He, Yan Cai, Hong Hu, Purui Su, Zhenkai Liang, Yi Yang, Huafeng Huang, Jia Yan, Xiangkun Jia, and Dengguo Feng
(Institute of Software at Chinese Academy of Sciences, China; National University of Singapore, Singapore)
Learning to Share: Engineering Adaptive Decision-Support for Online Social Networks
Yasmin Rafiq, Luke Dickens, Alessandra Russo, Arosha K. Bandara, Mu Yang, Avelie Stuart, Mark Levine, Gul Calikli, Blaine A. Price, and Bashar Nuseibeh
(Imperial College London, UK; University College London, UK; Open University, UK; University of Southampton, UK; University of Exeter, UK; Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden; University of Gothenburg, Sweden; Lero, Ireland)
Source Code Analysis (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
Generating Simpler AST Edit Scripts by Considering Copy-and-Paste
Yoshiki Higo, Akio Ohtani, and Shinji Kusumoto
(Osaka University, Japan)
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Renaming and Shifted Code in Structured Merging: Looking Ahead for Precision and Performance
Olaf Leßenich, Sven Apel, Christian Kästner, Georg Seibt, and Janet Siegmund
(University of Passau, Germany; Carnegie Mellon University, USA)
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Semantics-Assisted Code Review: An Efficient Toolchain and a User Study
Massimiliano Menarini, Yan Yan, and William G. Griswold
(University of California at San Diego, USA)
Detecting Unknown Inconsistencies in Web Applications
Frolin S. Ocariza, Jr., Karthik Pattabiraman, and Ali Mesbah
(University of British Columbia, Canada)
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Why and How JavaScript Developers Use Linters
Kristín Fjóla Tómasdóttir, Maurício Aniche, and Arie van Deursen
(Delft University of Technology, Netherlands)
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Symbolic Execution (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
Automatic Testing of Symbolic Execution Engines via Program Generation and Differential Testing
Timotej Kapus and Cristian Cadar
(Imperial College London, UK)
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Floating-Point Symbolic Execution: A Case Study in N-Version Programming
(Imperial College London, UK; RWTH Aachen University, Germany)
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Rethinking Pointer Reasoning in Symbolic Execution
(Sapienza University of Rome, Italy)
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Leveraging Abstract Interpretation for Efficient Dynamic Symbolic Execution
Eman Alatawi, Harald Søndergaard, and Tim Miller
(University of Melbourne, Australia)
Test Generation (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
Systematically Testing Background Services of Mobile Apps
Li Lyna Zhang, Chieh-Jan Mike Liang, Yunxin Liu, and Enhong Chen
(University of Science and Technology of China, China; Microsoft Research, China)
Crowd Intelligence Enhances Automated Mobile Testing
Ke Mao, Mark Harman, and Yue Jia
(University College London, UK; Facebook, UK)
EHBDroid: Beyond GUI Testing for Android Applications
Wei Song, Xiangxing Qian, and Jeff Huang
(Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China; Texas A&M University, USA)
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Sketch-Guided GUI Test Generation for Mobile Applications
Chucheng Zhang, Haoliang Cheng, Enyi Tang, Xin Chen, Lei Bu, and Xuandong Li
(Nanjing University, China)
Saying ’Hi!’ Is Not Enough: Mining Inputs for Effective Test Generation
(ETH Zurich, Switzerland; TU Darmstadt, Germany)
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Learn&Fuzz: Machine Learning for Input Fuzzing
Patrice Godefroid, Hila Peleg, and Rishabh Singh
(Microsoft Research, USA; Technion, Israel)
Testing (Technical Research)
00:00 – 01:00
Test Suite Parallelization in Open-Source Projects: A Study on Its Usage and Impact
(Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil)
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Systematic Reduction of GUI Test Sequences
Lin Cheng, Zijiang Yang, and Chao Wang
(Western Michigan University, USA; University of Southern California, USA)
Automatically Reducing Tree-Structured Test Inputs
Satia Herfert, Jibesh Patra, and Michael Pradel
(TU Darmstadt, Germany)
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Analysing the Fitness Landscape of Search-Based Software Testing Problems
Aldeida Aleti, I. Moser, and Lars Grunske
(Monash University, Australia; Swinburne University of Technology, Australia; University of Stuttgart, Germany)
Synthetic Data Generation for Statistical Testing
Ghanem Soltana, Mehrdad Sabetzadeh, and Lionel C. Briand
(University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg)
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