Tao Xie

Willett Faculty Scholar in Computer Science

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Research Interests



  • QA76 Computer software

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Teaching Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 2000 2018

A characteristic study of parameterized unit tests in .NET open source projects

Lam, W., Srisakaokul, S., Bassett, B., Mahdian, P., Xie, T., Lakshman, P. & De Halleux, J., Jul 1 2018, 32nd European Conference on Object-Oriented Programming, ECOOP 2018. Millstein, T. (ed.). Schloss Dagstuhl- Leibniz-Zentrum fur Informatik GmbH, Dagstuhl Publishing, Vol. 109.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


A Combinatorial Testing-Based Approach to Fault Localization

Sh. Ghandehari, L., Lei, Y., Kacker, R., Kuhn, D. R. R., Kung, D. & Xie, T., Aug 16 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Software testing

A large-scale empirical study on android runtime-permission rationale messages

Liu, X., Leng, Y., Yang, W., Wang, W., Zhai, C. & Xie, T., Oct 23 2018, Proceedings - 2018 IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing, VL/HCC 2018. Kelleher, C., Engels, G., Fernandes, J. P., Cunha, J. & Mendes, J. (eds.). IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2018-October. p. 137-146 10 p. 8506574

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Natural language processing systems
Visual languages
Application programs

An empirical study of android test generation tools in industrial cases

Wang, W., Cao, Y., Li, D., Zhang, Z., Deng, Y., Yang, W. & Xie, T., Sep 3 2018, ASE 2018 - Proceedings of the 33rd ACM/IEEE International Conference on Automated Software Engineering. Kastner, C., Huchard, M. & Fraser, G. (eds.). Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 738-748 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fault detection
Application programs
User interfaces
Open source software

A Platform Solution of Data-Quality Improvement for Internet-of-Vehicle Services

Zhang, M., Wo, T. & Xie, T., Aug 22 2018, 2018 IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications, PerCom 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8444581

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Railroad cars

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