Current Publications since 2017

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Publications Prior to 2018

Behavior Metrics for Prioritizing Investigations of Exceptions

Zack Coker, Kostadin Damevski, Claire Le Goues, Nicholas A. Kraft, David Shepherd and Lori Pollock, “Behavior Metrics for Prioritizing Investigations of Exceptions,” International Conference for Software Maintenance and Evolution, Industry Track, 2017.

Natural Language Descriptions for Object Statement Sequences

X. Wang, L. Pollock, and K. Vijay-Shanker. “Automatically Generating Natural Language Descriptions for Object-
related Statement Sequences.” In IEEE 24th International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution and
Reengineering (SANER), 2017.

What Information about Code Is Available in Software Documents?

Preetha Chatterjee, Manziba Akanda Nishi, Kostadin Damevski, Vinay Augustine, Lori Pollock, Nicholas A. Kraft,”What
Information about Code Snippets Is Available in Different Software-Related Documents? An Exploratory Study,,” 2017
IEEE 24th International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution, and Reengineering (SANER),
(Early Research Achievements (ERA) track), 2017.

Resetting Educational Technology Coursework for Teachers

Mouza, C., Yang, H., Pan, C., Yilmaz Ozden, S., and Pollock, L. “Resetting educational technology coursework for
pre-service teachers: A computational thinking approach to TPACK development.” Australian Journal of Teacher
Education. Volume 33, Number 3, 2017.

Exploring Action Unit Granularity Of Source Code

Wang, X. (2017). Exploring action unit granularity of source code for supporting software maintenance (Order No. 10281618). Available from Dissertations & Theses @ University of Delaware. (1958957034). Retrieved from

Decreasing Energy Usage in Mobile Apps via Color Changes

Tedis Agolli, Lori Pollock, and James Clause, “Investigating Decreasing Energy Usage in Mobile Apps via Indistin-
guishable Color Changes,”, 2017 IEEE ACM 4th International Conference on Mobile Software Engineering
and Systems (MOBILESoft), colocated with ICSE, May 2017.

Professional Development for Computer Science Principles

Mouza, C., and Pollock, L. “Professional development for computer science principles: Design considerations and
teacher learning outcomes.” Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education, March 5-8, Austin,
TX. AACE Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education, March 2017.

Two Hands-On Laboratory Experiences for 10th-12th Graders

Marvel, Lisa M.; Raio, Stephen; Pollock, Lori; Arty, David; Chaney, Gerard; Bertoli, Giorgio; Paprcka, Christopher; Choi, Wendy; Bertoli, Erica; Young, Sandra K.
Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE) Mar 2014

Initial Explorations on Design Pattern Energy Usage

Sahin, Cagri; Cayci, Furkan; Gutierrez, Irene Lizeth Manotas; Clause, James; Kiamilev, Fouad; Pollock, Lori; Winbladh, Kristina
First International Workshop on Green and Sustainable Software (GREENS) Jun 2012

Introducing Natural Language Program Analysis

Pollock, Lori; Vijay-Shanker, K.; Shepherd, David; Hill, Emily; Fry, Zachary; Maloor, Kishen
7th ACM SIGPLAN-SIGSOFT Workshop on Program Analysis for Software Tools and Engineering Jun 2007

Automatic MPI application transformation with ASPhALT

Danalis, Anthony; Pollock, Lori; Swany, Martin
Workshop on Performance Optimization for High-Level Languages and Libraries (POHLL 2007), in conjunction with the 21th International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS 2007) Mar 2007

Using AOP to Ease Evolution

Shepherd, David; Roper, Thomas; Pollock, Lori
Proceedings of International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM 05) Sep 2005

Interfaces, Aspects, and Views

Shepherd, David; Pollock, Lori
Linking Aspect Technology and Evolution (LATE) workshop held in conjunction with AOSD 2005

Type Infeasible Call Chains

Souter, Amie; Pollock, Lori
International Workshop on Source Code Analysis and Manipulation (SCAM) Nov 2001

Optimizing the Use of Distributed Queues in Tuplespace

Optimizing the Use of Distributed Queues in Tuplespace Author : Fenwick, Jay; Pollock, Lori Booktitle : International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications (PDPTA'97) Date : Jun 1997 Document Type : In Conference Proceedings...

Debugging Optimized Code Via Tailoring

Pollock, Lori L.; Bivens, Mary; Soffa, Mary Lou
Proceedings of the 1994 ACM SIGSOFT International Symposium on Software Testing and Analysis Aug 1994