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May 31

Open PhD position at KTH

I am pleased to announce the opening of a PHD position at KTH Royal Institute of Technology (Stockholm, Sweden), in software technology. The student will investigate novel technology to harden the software supply chain of applications. The research will contribute to the fields of dependency management [1] and automatic build [2]. Research directions will include …

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May 18

Long Live Software Easter Eggs!

Our paper on software easter eggs appeared in the April issue of ACM Queue Long Live Software Easter Eggs!

Apr 28


Our Exhaustive Survey of Rickrolling in Academic Literature has appeared as part of the 2022 edition of the conference of the Special Interest Group on Harry Quickbeam Bovik (SIGBOVIK) of the Association for Computational Heresy.

Feb 17

Production queries to test GraphQL

“Harvesting Production GraphQL Queries to Detect Schema Faults” by Deepika Tiwari, Louise Ztterlund, Martin Monperrus and Benoit Baudry will be presented at ICST’22

Nov 04

The core of popular Java APIs

API Beauty is in the eye of the Clients: 2.2 Million Maven Dependencies reveal the Spectrum of Client-API Usages by Nicolas Harrand, Amine Benelallam, César Soto-Valero, François Bettega, Olivier Barais, Benoit Baudry has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Software and Systems

Aug 12

Trace-based test generation

Production Monitoring to Improve Test Suites by Deepika Tiwari, Long Zhang, Martin Monperrus, Benoit Baudry will appear in the IEEE Transactions on Reliability

Aug 12

Behavior diversity of JSON libraries

The Behavioral Diversity of Java JSON Libraries, by Nicolas Harrand, Thomas Durieux, David Broman, Benoit Baudry, will be presented at ISSRE’2021

May 25

Bloated dependencies over time

A Longitudinal Analysis of Bloated Java Dependencies, César Soto-Valero, Thomas Durieux and Benoit Baudry, accepted for publication at ESEC/FSE’21

May 25

Science-Changing Code

Science-Changing Code Blog@CACM, 2021.

Mar 29

Bloated dependencies Maven

A comprehensive study of bloated dependencies in the Maven ecosystem, co-authored with César Soto-Valero, Nicolas Harrand and Martin Monperrus, has been published in the Empirical Software Engineering journal