Jinqiu Yang

Email: j223yang at uwaterloo.ca @Google Scholar @Twitter

Research interests:
Automated program repair (e.g., FSE-17, ICST-13), text analytics of software artifacts, and mining software repositories (e.g., MSR-18, EMSE-14, ASE-13, MSR-12), and in the broad area of software engineering.

Publications

MSR-18Towards Extracting Web API Specifications from Documentation.
Jinqiu Yang, Erik Wittern, Annie T.T. Ying, Julian Dolby, Lin Tan. In the proceedings of the International Conference on Mining Software Repositories, 2018. (12 pages) ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award

FSE-17Better Test Cases for Better Automated Program Repair. [Cited 10+ times]
Jinqiu Yang, Alexey Zhikhartsev, Yuefei Liu, Lin Tan. In the Joint Meeting of the European Software Engineering Conference and the ACM SIGSOFT International Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering, 2017. (12 pages) Acceptance Rate: 24% (72/295).

MSR-16 An empirical study on the practice of maintaining object-relational mapping code in Java systems.
Tse-Hsun Chen, Weiyi Shang, Jinqiu Yang, Ahmed E Hassan, Michael W Godfrey, Mohamed Nasser, Parminder Flora. In the proceedings of the International Conference on Mining Software Repositories, 2016. (12 pages) Acceptance Rate: 34% (36/103).

EMSE-14 (journal) SWordNet: Inferring Semantically Related Words from Software Context. [Cited 20+ times]
Jinqiu Yang, Lin Tan. In the Springer Empirical Software Engineering (EMSE), 2014. (28 pages)

ASE-13 Mining Question and Answer Sites for Automatic Comment Generation. [Data] [Cited 50+ times]
Edmund Wong, Jinqiu Yang , Lin Tan. In the proceedings of the IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering, 2013. Acceptance Rate: 23% (74/317).

ICSE MTD-13 Generating Precise Dependencies For Large Software. [Cited 15+ times]
Pei Wang, Jinqiu Yang, Lin Tan. In the Proceedings of the Fourth International Workshop on Managing Technical Debt in conjunction with ICSE 2013.

ICST-13 R2Fix: Automatically Generating Bug Fixes from Bug Reports. [Cited 25+ times]
Chen Liu, Jinqiu Yang, Lin Tan and Munawar Hafiz. In the proceedings of the International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation, 2013. (10 pages) Acceptance Rate: 25% (38/152).

MSR-12 Inferring Semantically Related Words from Software Context. [Data] [Cited 60+ times]
Jinqiu Yang, Lin Tan. In the proceedings of the Working Conference on Mining Software Repositories, 2012. (10 pages) Acceptance Rate: 28.1% (18/64).

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