News

July 2021
Congratulations to Gede Artha Azriadi PRANA and KANG Hong Jin for being awarded AY2021 Presidential Doctoral Fellowship.

June 2021
Congratulations to Zhou YANG and Muhammad Hilmi ASYROFI for the acceptance of two ESEC/FSE tool demo papers “CrossASR++: A Modular Differential Testing Framework for Automatic Speech Recognition” and “BiasRV: Uncovering Biased Sentiment Predictions at Runtime”.

June 2021
Congratulations to Gede Artha Azriadi PRANA for the acceptance of his TSE paper titled “Including Everyone, Everywhere: Understanding Opportunities and Challenges of Geographic Gender-Inclusion in OSS”.

June 2021
Congratulations to XU Bowen, HOANG Van Duc Thong, Abhishek SHARMA, and YANG Chengran for the acceptance of their TSE paper titled “Post2Vec: Learning Distributed Representations of Stack Overflow Posts”.

June 2021
Congratulations to Stefanus AGUS HARYONO, ZHOU Xin, Ferdian THUNG, and HAN DongGyun for the acceptance of their ICSME papers “Assessing Generalizability of CodeBERT” and “Characterization and Automatic Updates of Deprecated Machine-Learning API Usages”.

May 2021
Congratualations to Dr. David Lo for being nominated for 2021 SMU Undergraduate Excellent Teacher Award.

April 2021
Congratualations to Dr. David Lo for being awarded the 2021 IEEE Technical Council on Software Engineering (TCSE) Distinguished Service Award.

March 2021
Congratulations to Ferdian THUNG and KANG Hong Jin for the acceptance of two TSE papers “Legion: Massively Composing Rankers for Improved Bug Localization at Adobe” and “Active Learning of Discriminative Subgraph Patterns for API Misuse Detection”.

March 2021
Two large multi-university projects SOAR participated in have been approved: “The Science of Certified AI” and “Trust to Train and Train to Trust: Agent Training Programs for Safety-Critical Environments”.

March 2021
Congratulations to Gede Artha Azriadi PRANA and Abhishek SHARMA for the acceptance of their EMSE paper “Out of Sight, Out of Mind? How Vulnerable Dependencies Affect Open-Source Projects”.

January 2021
Congratulations to Stefanus AGUS HARYONO, Ferdian THUNG and KANG Hong Jin for getting their paper on “AndroEvolve: Automated Update for Android Deprecated-API Usages” accepted by the tool demo track of ICSE 2021.

January 2021
Congratualations to Dr. David Lo for being promoted to be a Full Professor at SMU!

November 2020
Congratulations to Dr. David LO for being ranked among the top-2% scientists worldwide (in the field of software engineering), according to a study by Stanford Universty.

September 2020
Congratulations to KANG Hong Jin for the acceptance of his TOSEM paper entitled Adversarial Specification Mining.

August 2020
Congratulations to HOANG Van Duc Thong and XU Bowen for being in the Dean’s List (only 6 out of the 60+ (max 10%) students are selected)

August 2020
Our research proposal on Making Big Code Active: From Billions of Code Tokens to Automation has been approved for funding by Singapore Data Science Consortium (SDSC)

August 2020
Our research proposal on Uncovering Vulnerabilities in Machine Learning Frameworks via Software Composition Analysis and Directed Grammar Based Fuzzing has been funded by National Research Foundation.

August 2020
Congratulations to Ratnadira WIDYASARI, SIM Sheng Qin, Camellia LOK Shu Fen, QI Haodi, Jack PHAN Da Jie, TAY Qijin, Constance TAN Hui Yan, Fiona WEE Hui Yu, Jodie Ethelda TAN Si Yin, YIEH Yuheng, Brian GOH Jun Wei, Ferdian THUNG, KANG Hong Jin, and HOANG Van Duc Thong for their paper acceptance to ESEC-FSE 2020

August 2020
Congratulations to ZHANG Ting, Muhammad Hilmi ASYROFI, XU Bowen, Stefanus AGUS HARYONO, Ferdian THUNG for their paper acceptances to ICSME 2020.

August 2020
Congratulations to Dr. HOANG Van Duc Thong for passing his PhD defense! Congratulations to XU Bowen for passing his Thesis Proposal!

July 2020
Congratulations to XU Bowen and KANG Hong Jin for receiving the AY2020 Presidential Doctoral Fellowship