© 2014

Search-Based Software Engineering

6th International Symposium, SSBSE 2014, Fortaleza, Brazil, August 26-29, 2014. Proceedings

  • Claire Le Goues
  • Shin Yoo
Conference proceedings SSBSE 2014

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8636)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Full Research Papers

    1. Andrea Arcuri, Gordon Fraser
      Pages 1-15
    2. Omar Benomar, Houari Sahraoui, Pierre Poulin
      Pages 16-30
    3. Boukhdhir Amal, Marouane Kessentini, Slim Bechikh, Josselin Dea, Lamjed Ben Said
      Pages 31-45
    4. J. Andres Diaz-Pace, Matias Nicoletti, Silvia Schiaffino, Santiago Vidal
      Pages 46-60
    5. Danilo Ardagna, Giovanni Paolo Gibilisco, Michele Ciavotta, Alexander Lavrentev
      Pages 61-76
    6. Giovani Guizzo, Thelma Elita Colanzi, Silvia Regina Vergilio
      Pages 77-91
    7. Christopher Henard, Mike Papadakis, Yves Le Traon
      Pages 92-106
    8. Vendula Hrubá, Bohuslav Křena, Zdeněk Letko, Hana Pluháčková, Tomáš Vojnar
      Pages 107-122
    9. Muhammad Rezaul Karim, Guenther Ruhe
      Pages 123-137
    10. Fitsum Meshesha Kifetew, Roberto Tiella, Paolo Tonella
      Pages 138-152
    11. Lukas Linsbauer, Roberto Erick Lopez-Herrejon, Alexander Egyed
      Pages 153-167
    12. Mohamed Wiem Mkaouer, Marouane Kessentini, Slim Bechikh, Mel Ó Cinnéide
      Pages 168-183
    13. Giordano Tamburrelli, Alessandro Margara
      Pages 184-198
    14. Shuai Wang, Shaukat Ali, Arnaud Gotlieb
      Pages 199-214
  3. Short Papers

  4. Graduate Student Track Papers

  5. SBSE Challenge Track Papers

    1. Mark Harman, Syed Islam, Yue Jia, Leandro L. Minku, Federica Sarro, Komsan Srivisut
      Pages 240-246

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Search-Based Software Engineering, SSBSE 2014, held in Fortaleza, Brazil.
The 14 revised full papers presented together with 2 keynote addresses, 1 invited talk, 1 short paper, 3 papers of the graduate track, and 4 challenge track papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 51 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 programming combinatorial optimization design patterns genetic algorithms genetic programming machine learning meta-heuristic optimization multi-objective optimization refactoring requirements engineering reverse engineering search based software engineering software architecture software engineering software product lines software testing variability modeling

Editors and affiliations

  • Claire Le Goues
    • 1
  • Shin Yoo
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Computer Science, Institute for Software ResearchCarnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScioenceUniversity College LondonLondonUK

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