Author: Raul Pardo

16/12/2020 – Talk: “Behavior Trees in Action: A Study of Robotics Applications” by Razan Ghzouli

Razan Ghzouli, a PhD student at Chalmers University of Technology, will give a talk about her work on behavior trees in action: a study of robotics applications. Details below. SPEAKER Razan Ghzouli, PhD student, Chalmers University of Technology. TITLE Behavior Trees in Action: A Study of Robotics Applications ABSTRACT Autonomous robots combine a variety of […]

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28/10/2020 – Talk: “Fixing Vulnerabilities Automatically with Linters” by Willard Rafnsson

Willard Rafnsson will give a talk about fixing vulnerabilities automatically with linters. Details below. SPEAKER Willard Rafnsson, Assistant Professor, ITU. TITLE Fixing Vulnerabilities Automatically with Linters ABSTRACT Static analysis is a tried-and-tested approach to eliminate vulnerabilities in software. However, despite decades of successful use by experts, mainstream programmers often deem static analysis too costly to […]

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23/09/2020 – Talk: “Consistency-Preserving Evolution Planning on Feature Models” by Adrian Hoff

Adrian Hoff, a new PhD student in the SQUARE group, will give a talk about his consistency-preserving evolution planning on feature models. Details below. SPEAKER Adrian Hoff, PhD fellow, ITU. TITLE Consistency-Preserving Evolution Planning on Feature Models ABSTRACT A software product line (SPL) enables large-scale reuse in a family of related software systems through configurable […]

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16/09/2020 – Talk: “A Graph Labeling Approach to Automatic Program Repair of API Misuses” by Alfredo Cruz

Alfredo Cruz will give a talk about his thesis proposal. Details below. SPEAKER Alfredo Cruz, PhD fellow, ITU. TITLE A Graph Labeling Approach to Automatic Program Repair of API Misuses ABSTRACT Consider an API for a non reentrant lock l with the functions: lock(l) and unlock(l). How many API misuses (e.g. double lock) exist? Can […]

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26/08/2020 – Talk: “Cross-IDE ROS Integration Tool” by Francisco Martínez Lacasa

Francisco Martínez Lacasa will give a dry run of his research project: a Cross-IDE ROS integration tool. Details below. SPEAKER Francisco Martínez Lacasa, Research Assistant, ITU. TITLE Cross-IDE ROS Integration Tool ABSTRACT The Robot Operating System (ROS) is an open-source, meta-operating system for building robots. It provides the services expected from an operating system, from […]

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24/06/2020 – Talk: “Modeling and Model-Based Testing of Software Product Lines” by Mahsa Varshosaz

Mahsa Varshosaz will present her work on modeling and testing Software Product Lines (SPLs). Details below. SPEAKER Mahsa Varshosaz, Postdoc, ITU. TITLE Modeling and Model-Based Testing of Software Product Lines ABSTRACT Software Product Line (SPL) engineering is commonly used for developing variability intensive software systems aiming for mass production and customization. An SPL consists of […]

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12/08/2020 – Talk: “The Social, Organizational and Disciplinary Aspects of Quality in Free and Open Source Software Communities” by Adam Alami

Adam Alami will give a dry run of his PhD thesis presentation her work on the Social, organizational and disciplinary aspects of quality in free and open source software communities. Details below. SPEAKER Adam Alami, Postdoc, ITU. TITLE The Social, Organizational and Disciplinary Aspects of Quality in Free and Open Source Software Communities ABSTRACT Free […]

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17/06/2019 – Talk: “Privacy Policies for Social Networks: A Formal Approach” by Raúl Pardo

Raúl Pardo will present his work on privacy policies for social networks. Details below. SPEAKER Raúl Pardo, Postdoc, ITU. TITLE Privacy Policies for Social Networks: A Formal Approach ABSTRACT As the use of Online Social Networks (OSNs) increases, privacy breaches keep pace with this growth. One reason is that users are unable to effectively manage […]

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