Search Based Software Engineering

5th International Symposium, SSBSE 2013, St. Petersburg, Russia, August 24-26, 2013. Proceedings

  • Günther Ruhe
  • Yuanyuan Zhang
Conference proceedings SSBSE 2013

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-39742-4

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8084)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Keynote Addresses

  3. Tutorial

    1. David R. White
      Pages 16-18
  4. Full Papers

    1. Wesley Klewerton Guez Assunção, Thelma Elita Colanzi, Silvia Regina Vergilio, Aurora Pozo
      Pages 19-33
    2. Mohamed Boussaa, Wael Kessentini, Marouane Kessentini, Slim Bechikh, Soukeina Ben Chikha
      Pages 50-65
    3. Lionel Briand, Yvan Labiche, Kathy Chen
      Pages 66-80
    4. Erik M. Fredericks, Andres J. Ramirez, Betty H. C. Cheng
      Pages 81-95
    5. Adnane Ghannem, Ghizlane El Boussaidi, Marouane Kessentini
      Pages 96-110
    6. Zheng Li, Yi Bian, Ruilian Zhao, Jun Cheng
      Pages 111-125
    7. Rim Mahouachi, Marouane Kessentini, Mel Ó Cinnéide
      Pages 126-140
    8. Reza Matinnejad, Shiva Nejati, Lionel Briand, Thomas Bruckmann, Claude Poull
      Pages 141-157
    9. Matheus Henrique Esteves Paixão, Jerffeson Teixeira de Souza
      Pages 172-187
    10. Antônio Mauricio Pitangueira, Rita Suzana P. Maciel, Márcio de Oliveira Barros, Aline Santos Andrade
      Pages 188-208
    11. Jeffery Shelburg, Marouane Kessentini, Daniel R. Tauritz
      Pages 209-223
    12. Xiaoyuan Xie, Fei-Ching Kuo, Tsong Yueh Chen, Shin Yoo, Mark Harman
      Pages 224-238
  5. Short Papers

    1. Colin Atkinson, Marcus Kessel, Marcus Schumacher
      Pages 239-244
    2. Sabrine Kalboussi, Slim Bechikh, Marouane Kessentini, Lamjed Ben Said
      Pages 245-250

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Fifth International Symposium on Search-Based Software Engineering, SSBSE 2013, held in St. Petersburg, Russia.
The 14 revised full papers, 6 revised short papers, and 6 papers of the graduate track presented together with 2 keynotes, 2 challenge track papers and 1 tutorial paper were carefully reviewed and selected from 50 initial submissions. Search Based Software Engineering (SBSE) studies the application of meta-heuristic optimization techniques to various software engineering problems, ranging from requirements engineering to software testing and maintenance.


aspect-oriented software genetic algorithms mulit-objective optimization refactoring software architecture

Editors and affiliations

  • Günther Ruhe
    • 1
  • Yuanyuan Zhang
    • 2
  1. 1.University of CalgaryCalgaryCanada
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity Colleage LondonLondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-39741-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-39742-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349