* Yang is a Ph.D student in Software Engineering at University of California, Irvine, advised by Prof. James. A. Jones . His research focuses in the area of the program comprehension, testing, debugging, program analysis, and crowdsourcing software engineering. Before joining UC Irvine, he recieved his B.Eng and M.E. degree in software engineering at Nanjing University, China, worked with Prof. Zhenyu Chen and Prof. Baowen Xu.
Contact Information
Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
University of California, Irvine
Office: 5243 Bren Hall, Irvine, CA 92697-3440
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Most Recent Publications
* Hierarchical Abstraction of Execution Traces for Program Comprehension.
Yang Feng, Kaj Dreef, James A. Jones, Arie van Deursen. Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM International Conference on Program Comprehension (ICPC), Gothenburg, Sweden, May 2018, pp. 86–96.
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* An Empirical Study on Software Failure Classification with Multi-label and Problem-Transformation Techniques.
Yang Feng, James A. Jones, Zhenyu Chen, Chunrong Fang. IEEE 11th International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation (ICST), Västerås, Sweden, April 2018, pp. 320–330.
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* Generating Descriptions for Screenshots to Assist Crowdsourced Testing.
Di Liu, Xiaofang Zhang, Yang Feng, James A. Jones. 2018 IEEE 25th International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution and Reengineering (SANER), Campobasso, Italy, March 2018, pp. 492–496.
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* Multi-objective Test Report Prioritization using Image Understanding.
Yang Feng, James A. Jones, Zhenyu Chen, Chunrong Fang. 2016 31st IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE), Singapore, Singapore, September 2016, pp. 202–213.
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* Test Report Prioritization to Assist Crowdsourced Testing.
Yang Feng, Zhenyu Chen, James A. Jones, Chunrong Fang, Baowen Xu. Proceedings of the 10th Joint Meeting of the European Software Engineering Conference and the ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on the Foundations of Software (ESEC/FSE), Bergamo, Italy, September 2015, pp. 1–11.
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