Advances in Computers, Volume 112, the latest volume in a series published since 1960, presents detailed coverage of innovations in computer hardware, software, theory, design and applications. Chapters in this updated volume include Mobile Application Quality Assurance, Advances in Combinatorial Testing, Advances in Applications of Object Constraint Language for Software Engineering, Advances in Techniques for Test Prioritization, Data Warehouse Testing, Mutation Testing Advances: An Analysis and Survey, Event-Based Concurrency: Applications, Abstractions, and Analyses, and A Taxonomy of Software Integrity Protection Techniques.
- Provides in-depth surveys and tutorials on new computer technology
- Covers well-known authors and researchers in the field
- Presents extensive bibliographies with most chapters
- Includes volumes that are devoted to single themes or subfields of computer science
Researchers in high performance computer areas, hardware manufacturers, educational programs in physics and scientific computation and in computer science.
1. Mobile Application Quality Assurance
Konstantin Holl and Frank Elberzhager
2. Advances in Combinatorial Testing
3. Advances in Applications of Object Constraint Language for Software Engineering
Atif A. Jilani, Muhammad Z. Iqbal, Muhammad U. Khan and Muhammad Usman
4. Advances in Techniques for Test Prioritization
5. Data Warehouse Testing
Hajar Homayouni, Sudipto Ghosh and Indrakshi Ray
6. Mutation Testing Advances: An Analysis and Survey
Mike Papadakis, Marinos Kintis, Jie Zhang, Yue Jia, Yves Le Traon and Mark Harman
7. Event-Based Concurrency: Applications, Abstractions, and Analyses
8. A Taxonomy of Software Integrity Protection Techniques
Mohsen Ahmadvand, Alexander Pretschner and Florian Kelbert
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- 10th January 2019
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Atif M. Memon is an Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Science, University of Maryland, where he founded and heads the Event Driven Software Lab (EDSL). Researchers at the EDSL study issues of design, development, quality assurance, and maintenance of such software applications. He designed and developed the model-based GUI testing software GUITAR, which operates on Android, iPhone, Java Swing, .NET, Java SWT, UNO, MS Windows, and web systems, and leverages a resource cloud for test automation. He has published over 90 research articles on the topic of event driven systems, software testing, and software engineering. He is the founder of the International Workshop on TESTing Techniques & Experimentation Benchmarks for Event-Driven Software (TESTBEDS). He also helped develop the workshop on Experimental Evaluation of Software and Systems in Computer Science (EVALUATE).
He is the Serial Editor of Advances in Computers, published by Elsevier. This series, since its first volume in 1960 and now the oldest series still being published, covers new developments in computer technology. He is an elected member of the Steering Committee of the International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation ICST, the largest conference on software testing. He serves on various editorial boards, including that of the Journal of Software Testing, Verification, and Reliability. He has served on numerous National Science Foundation panels and program committees, including ICSE, FSE, ICST, WWW, ASE, ICSM, and WCRE. He is currently serving on a National Academy of Sciences panel as an expert in the area of Computer Science and Information Technology, for the Pakistan-U.S. Science and Technology Cooperative Program, sponsored by United States Agency for International Development (USAID).
He has a joint appointment in the University's Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS). He received his Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh in Computer Science in 2001, and started at the University of Maryland soon thereafter. In 2007 he was a visiting scholar at the Institute of Software at the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and a visiting researcher at Tata Research Development and Design Centre.
Univeristy of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA