Dr. Jifeng Xuan is a professor in the State Key Lab of Software Engineering (School of Computer Science), Wuhan University. His research interest is software engineering, including software testing and debugging, software data mining, and search based software engineering.
He received BSc. and PhD. in 2007 and 2013, both from Dalian University of Technology. From 2013 to 2015, he joined INRIA Lille – Nord Europe as a postdoctoral researcher.
He was elected by the Young Elite Scientsts Sponsorship Program of the China Association for Science and Technology (CAST) in 2015 and was awarded by the Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation of the China Computer Federation (CCF) in 2014. He was also elected by the Luojia Youth Researcher of Wuhan University in 2015 and by the Chutian Researcher Program of the Hubei Province in 2017.
Dr. Xuan has over 40 publications in journals, including IEEE Trans. Software Engineering, IEEE Trans. Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE Trans. Cybernetics, etc. and proceedings, including ICSE, FSE, ICSME, etc. He serves as reviewers in international journals and conferences, including TSE, TKDE, JSS, JSEP, SCP and ICSE, FSE, ASE, ISSTA, ICSME, etc.
His homepage is http://jifeng-xuan.com/ .
Several selected publications are as follows,
Jifeng Xuan, Matias Martinez, Favio DeMarco, Maxime Clement, Sebastian Lamelas Marcote, Thomas Durieux, Daniel Le Berre, Martin Monperrus. Nopol: Automatic Repair of Conditional Statement Bugs in Java Programs. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, 2016.
Jifeng Xuan, He Jiang, Yan Hu, Zhilei Ren, Weiqin Zou, Zhongxuan Luo, Xindong Wu. Towards Effective Bug Triage with Software Data Reduction Techniques. IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, vol. 27, no. 1, Jan. 2015, pp. 264-280.
Jifeng Xuan, He Jiang, Zhilei Ren, Zhongxuan Luo. Solving the Large Scale Next Release Problem with a Backbone Based Multilevel Algorithm. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol. 38, no. 5, Sept.-Oct. 2012, pp. 1195-1212.
Jifeng Xuan, Martin Monperrus. Test Case Purification for Improving Fault Localization. Proceedings of the 22nd ACM SIGSOFT International Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE 2014), Hong Kong, China. Nov. 16-22, 2014, pp. 52-63.
Jifeng Xuan, He Jiang, Zhilei Ren, Weiqin Zou. Developer Prioritization in Bug Repositories. Proceedings of 34th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2012), Zurich, Switzerland. June 2-9, 2012, pp. 25-35.