News

  • August 5, 2021: Invited to the program committee of MSR 2022 (Mining Software Repositories Conference). Paper due January 20, 2022
  • August 4, 2021: Invited to the program committee of SANER 2022 (IEEE International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution and Reengineering). Paper due Oct 21, 2021
  • July 20, 2021: Journal paper accepted at @emsejournal “An Empirical Study of IoT Topics in IoT Developer Discussions on Stack Overflow” with Yann, Fatima, @SWATLab, Omar.
  • July 11, 2021: Invited to serve as a co-chair of Diversity, Inclusion & Outreach at MSR 2022 (Mining Software Repositories Conference).
  • June 30, 2021: Full technical research paper accepted at @ESEM_conf “A Survey-Based Qualitative Study to Characterize Expectations of Software Developers from Five Stakeholders” with Khalid, Partha, @rifatshahriyar and Anindya!
  • June 22, 2021: It’s official now. Awarded @NSERC_CRSNG discovery grant for the next five years to support my research on improving software library documentation using crowd sourced developer knowledge. Thank you @NSERC_CRSNG.
  • May 21, 2021: Paper accepted at #IEEEICAS “Quality Assurance Challenges for Machine Learning Software Applications During Software Development Life Cycle Phases” with my student Alamin. We produce a taxonomy of QA challenges for MLSAs by surveying related work.
  • April 20, 2021: Accepted journal paper at ELSEVIER IST “How Do Developers Discuss and Support New Programming Languages in Technical Q&A Site? An Empirical Study of Go, Swift, and Rust in Stack Overflow” with Partha, Rifat and Anindya!
  • April 12, 2021: Approved Grant (Co-PI)! NSERC EIDM Grant on One Health Initiative for Pandemic Modeling using Mathematics and Data Science (2.5M). Total five grants in Canada are funded in 2021.
  • March 15, 2021: Journal paper “A Benchmark Study of Machine Learning Models for Online Fake News Detection” accepted at Elsevier Machine Learning with Applications (MLWA) with my incoming student Junaed.
  • Feb 25, 2021: I will serve on the program committee of ICSE 2022 Software Engineering Education and Training (SEET) Track!
  • Feb 25, 2021: Paper accepted at 3rd International Workshop on Software Engineering Research & Practices for the Internet of Things (SERP4IoT 2021): Security and Machine Learning Adoption in IoT: A Preliminary Study of IoT Developer Discussions
  • Feb 22, 2021: Two full technical research papers accepted at MSR 2021: (1) An Empirical Study of Developer Discussions on Low Code Software Development Challenges with my student Alamin and (2) Rollback Edit Inconsistencies in Developer Forum with @saikatcsebd and @chanchalkroy
  • December 21, 2020: Two full technical papers accepted at SANER 2021: (1) Automatic Detection of Five API Documentation Smells: Practitioners’ Perspectives (with my incoming MSc student Junaed) (2) Summarizing Relevant Parts from Technical Videos (with @SWATLab, @masud2336). Preprints coming soon!
  • November 24, 2020: Journal paper “Automatic API Usage Scenario Documentation from Technical Q&A Sites” accepted at ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology (TOSEM) with Foutse, and Chanchal!
  • September 6, 2020: Journal paper “An Empirical Study of C++ Vulnerabilities in Crowd-Sourced Code Examples” accepted at IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering (TSE) with Morteza, Ashkan, Jafar, Foutse, and Alireza!
  • August 24, 2020: Emerging results and vision paper “On the Use of C# Unsafe Code Context: An Empirical Study of Stack Overflow” accepted at the International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement (ESEM) 2020 with Ehsan, Ashkan, and Foutse!
  • July 21, 2020: Registered protocol report on “Automatic Identification of Rollback Edit with Reasons in Stack Overflow Q&A Site” accepted at ICSME 2020 with Saikat Mondal and Chanchal Roy. Congrats to both!
  • July 1, 2020: Joined University of Calgary as a tenure track assistant professor
  • Feb 3, 2020: Journal paper “Mining API Usage Scenarios from Stack Overflow” with co-authors Foutse and Chanchal, is accepted at the Information and Software Technology (IST)
  • Nov 2, 2019: Presented research work conducted at the Bank of Canada at the Bank of England conference on machine learning . Invited to the conference both as a presenter and as a discussant.