Nicolas Anquetil

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You will find here my publications presented by category and in chronological order. In my research themes page, the same publications are organized by topics.

Refereed Articles in International Journals

  1. Vincent Blondeau, Anne Etien, Nicolas Anquetil, Sylvain Cresson, Pascal Croisy and Stéphane Ducasse, Test Case Selection in Industry: An Analysis of Issues Related to Static Approaches, Software Quality Journal, 1–35, Springer Verlag, 2016, PDF, DOI.
  2. Cristiano Maffort, Marco Túlio Valente, Ricardo Terra, Mariza Bigonha, Nicolas Anquetil and Andre Hora, Mining Architectural Violations from Version History, Empirical Software Engineering, 21, 854–895, 2016, Impact Factor (2013) 1.640, PDF, DOI.
  3. André Hora, Nicolas Anquetil, Anne Etien, Stéphane Ducasse and Marco Túlio Valente, Automatic Detection of System-Specific Conventions Unknown to Developers, Journal of Systems and Software, 2015, PDF, DOI.
  4. Cesar Couto, Marco Túlio Valente, Pedro Pires, André Hora, Nicolas Anquetil and Roberto S. Bigonha, BugMaps-Granger: a tool for visualizing and predicting bugs using Granger causality tests, Journal of Software Engineering Research and Development, 2, 1, Springer, 2014, Impact Factor (2011) 0.130, PDF.
  5. Cesar Couto, Pedro Pires, Marco Túlio Valente, Roberto Silva Bigonha and Nicolas Anquetil, Predicting software defects with causality tests, Journal of Systems and Software (JSS), 93, 24–41, 2014, Impact Factor (2013) 1.245, PDF, DOI.
  6. Jannik Laval, Nicolas Anquetil, Usman Bhatti and Stéphane Ducasse, oZone: Layer identification in the presence of cyclic dependencies, Science of Computer Programming, 78, 1055–1072, 2013, Impact Factor (2013) 0.548, PDF, DOI.
  7. Karine Mordal-Manet, Nicolas Anquetil, Jannik Laval, Alexander Serebrenik, Bogdan Vasilescu and Stéphane Ducasse, Software quality metrics aggregation in industry, Journal of Software: Evolution and Process, 25, 1117–1135, 2013, Impact Factor (2013) 0.442, PDF, DOI.
  8. Nicolas Anquetil, Uirá Kulesza, Ralf Mitschke, Ana Moreira, Jean-Claude Royer, Andreas Rummler and André Sousa, A model-driven traceability framework for software product lines, Journal of Software and Systems Modeling (SOSYM), 9, 427–451, Springer-Verlag New York, Inc., 2010, Impact Factor (2011) 1.061, PDF, DOI.
  9. Nicolas Anquetil, Káthia M. Oliveira, Kleiber D. Sousa and Márcio G. Batista Dias, Software maintenance seen as a knowledge management issue, Information Software Technology, 49, 515–529, Butterworth-Heinemann, 2007, Impact Factor (2008) 1.200, PDF, DOI.
  10. Márcio G. B. Dias, Nicolas Anquetil and Káthia M. Oliveira, Organizing the Knowledge Used in Software Maintenance, Journal of Universal Computer Science, 9, 641–658, 2003, PDF, DOI.
  11. Nicolas Anquetil and Timothy Lethbridge, Comparative study of clustering algorithms and abstract representations for software remodularization, IEE Proceedings - Software, 150, 185-201, 2003, PDF, DOI.
  12. Nicolas Anquetil and Timothy C. Lethbridge, Recovering Software Architecture from the Names of Source Files, Journal of Software Maintenance: Research and Practice, 11, 201–21, 1999, 5 Year ISI impact factor (2010) 1.523, DOI.
  13. Nicolas Anquetil and Jean Vaucher, Expressing opposition in the object model, first step towards negation, SIGPLAN Notices, 33, 48–55, ACM, 1998, DOI.

Refereed Articles in National Journals

  1. Nicolas Anquetil, Joost Noppen and Ismênia Galvão, La traçabilité dans les lignes de produits logiciels, L'Objet, 14, 47–57, Lavoisier, 2008.
  2. Nicolas Anquetil, Hugo Arboleda, Fabricio DE ALEXANDRIA FERNANDES, Angel Nunez and Jean-Claude Royer, Lignes de produits logiciels et usines logicielles, L'Objet, 14, 15–31, Lavoisier, 2008.
  3. Sergio Cozzetti B. de Souza, Nicolas Anquetil and Káthia M. de Oliveira, Which documentation for software maintenance?, Journal of the Brazilian Computer Society, 31–44, 2006, PDF, DOI.

Refereed Articles in International Conferences

  1. Vincent Blondeau, Anne Etien, Nicolas Anquetil, Sylvain Cresson, Pascal Croisy and Stéphane Ducasse, What are the Testing Habits of Developers? A Case Study in a Large IT Company, Proceedings of the 21st IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution (ICSME'17), To appear, 2017, PDF.
  2. Gustavo Santos, Klérisson Paixão, Nicolas Anquetil, Anne Etien, Marcelo Maia and Stéphane Ducasse, Recommending Source Code Locations for System Specific Transformations, 24th IEEE International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution, and Reengineering, 1–10, 2017, acceptance rate: 34/140 = 24%, PDF.
  3. Brice Govin, Nicolas Anquetil, Anne Etien, Arnaud Monegier Du Sorbier and Stéphane Ducasse, How Can We Help Software Rearchitecting Efforts ? Study of an Industrial Case, Proceedings of the International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution, (Industrial Track), 2016, PDF.
  4. Leonardo Humberto Silva, Miguel Ramos, Marco Túlio Valente, Alexandre Bergel and Nicolas Anquetil, Does Javascript Software Embrace Classes?, Proceedings of the 22nd IEEE International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution, and Reengineering (SANER'15), 2015, acceptance rate: 46/144 = 32%, PDF.
  5. Luciana L. Silva, Marco Túlio Valente, Marcelo Maia and Nicolas Anquetil, Developers' Perception of Co-Change Patterns: An Empirical Study, Proceedings of the 31st IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance, 2015, acceptance rate: 32/148 = 22%, PDF.
  6. Gustavo Santos, Nicolas Anquetil, Anne Etien, Stéphane Ducasse and Marco Túlio Valente, OrionPlanning: Improving Modularization and Checking Consistency on Software Architecture, 3rd IEEE Working Conference on Software Visualization (VISSOFT 2015) – Tool track, 190–194, 2015, PDF.
  7. Gustavo Santos, Nicolas Anquetil, Anne Etien, Stéphane Ducasse and Marco Túlio Valente, Recording and Replaying System Specific, Source Code Transformations, 15th IEEE International Working Conference on Source Code Analysis and Manipulation (SCAM'15), 221–230, 2015, PDF.
  8. Hayatou Oumarou, Nicolas Anquetil, Anne Etien, Stéphane Ducasse and Kolyang Dina Taiwe, Identifying the Exact Fixing Actions of Static Rule Violation, Proceedings of the 22nd IEEE International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution, and Reengineering (SANER'15), 2015, acceptance rate: 46/144 = 32%, PDF.
  9. Gustavo Santos, Nicolas Anquetil, Anne Etien, Stéphane Ducasse and Marco Túlio Valente, System Specific, Source Code Transformations, 31st IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution, 221–230, 2015, acceptance rate: 32/148 = 22%, PDF.
  10. André Hora, Romain Robbes, Nicolas Anquetil, Anne Etien, Stéphane Ducasse and Marco Túlio Valente, How Do Developers React to API Evolution? The Pharo Ecosystem Case, Proceedings of the 31st IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance, 2015, acceptance rate: 32/148 = 22%, PDF.
  11. Andre Hora, Anne Etien, Nicolas Anquetil, Stéphane Ducasse and Marco Túlio Valente, APIEvolutionMiner: Keeping API Evolution under Control, Proceedings of the Software Evolution Week (CSMR-WCRE'14), 2014, acceptance rate: 27/86 = 31%, PDF.
  12. Gustavo Santos, Marco Túlio Valente and Nicolas Anquetil, Remodularization Analysis Using Semantic Clustering, Software Maintenance, Reengineering and Reverse Engineering (CSMR-WCRE), 2014 Software Evolution Week-IEEE Conference on, 224–33, 2014, acceptance rate: 27/86 = 31%.
  13. Rafael S. Durelli, Daniel S.M. Santibáñez, B. Marinho, R. Honda, Márcio E. Delamaro, Nicolas Anquetil and Valter Vieira Camargo, A mapping study on architecture-driven modernization, Information Reuse and Integration (IRI), 2014 IEEE 15th International Conference on, 577-584, IEEE, 2014, DOI.
  14. Cristiano Maffort, Marco Túlio Valente, Nicolas Anquetil, Andre Hora and Mariza Bigonha, Heuristics for Discovering Architectural Violations, Proceedings of the 20th Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE'13), 2013, Acceptance rate: 38/97 = 39%, PDF.
  15. Cristiano Maffort, Marco Túlio Valente, Mariza Bigonha, Andre Hora, Nicolas Anquetil and Jonata Menezes, Mining Architectural Patterns Using Association Rules, Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE'13), 2013, Acceptance rate: 72/259 = 28%, PDF.
  16. Rafael S. Durelli, Daniel S.M. Santibáñez, Nicolas Anquetil, Márcio E. Delamaro and Valter Vieira Camargo, A systematic review on mining techniques for crosscutting concerns, Proceedings of the 28th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, 1080–1087, 2013, Acceptance rate: 255/1063 = 24%.
  17. Hani Abdeen, Houari Sahraoui, Osama Shata, Nicolas Anquetil and Stéphane Ducasse, Towards Automatically Improving Package Structure While Respecting Original Design Decisions, International Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE'13), IEEE Computer Society Press, 2013, Acceptance rate: 38/97 = 39%, PDF.
  18. Andre Hora, Nicolas Anquetil, Stéphane Ducasse and Marco Túlio Valente, Mining System Specific Rules from Change Patterns, Proceedings of the 20th Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE'13), 2013, Acceptance rate: 38/97 = 39%, PDF.
  19. Muhammad U.Bhatti, Nicolas Anquetil, Marianne Huchard and Stéphane Ducasse, A Catalog of Patterns for Concept Lattice Interpretation in Software Reengineering, Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Software Engineering & Knowledge Engineering (SEKE 2012), 118–24, 2012, acceptance rate: 59/219 = 27%, PDF.
  20. Andre Hora, Nicolas Anquetil, Stéphane Ducasse and Simon Allier, Domain Specific Warnings: Are They Any Better?, Proceedings of the 28th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM'12), 2012, acceptance rate: 46/181 = 25%, PDF.
  21. Cesar Couto, Christofer Silva, Marco T. Valente, Roberto Bigonha and Nicolas Anquetil, Uncovering Causal Relationships between Bugs and Software Metrics, Proceedings of the 16th European Conference on Software Maintenance and Reengineering (CSMR'12), 2012, acceptance rate: 30/108 = 28%.
  22. Simon Allier, Nicolas Anquetil and Andre Hora Stéphane Ducasse, A Framework to Compare Alert Ranking Algorithms, Proceedings of the 19th International Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE'12), 2012, Acceptance rate: 43/138 = 31%, PDF.
  23. Nicolas Anquetil and Jannik Laval, Legacy Software Restructuring: Analyzing a Concrete Case, Proceedings of the 15th European Conference on Software Maintenance and Reengineering (CSMR'11), 279–286, 2011, acceptance rate: 29/101 = 29%, PDF.
  24. Karine Mordal-Manet, Jannik Laval, Stéphane Ducasse, Nicolas Anquetil, Françoise Balmas, Fabrice Bellingard, Laurent Bouhier, Philippe Vaillergues and Thomas J. McCabe, An empirical model for continuous and weighted metric aggregation, Proceedings of the 15th European Conference on Software Maintenance and Reengineering (CSMR'11), 141–150, 2011, acceptance rate: 29/82 = 35%, PDF.
  25. Nicolas Anquetil, J-C Royer, Pascal Andre, Gilles Ardourel, Petr Hnetynka, Tomas Poch, Dragos Petrascu and Vladiela Petrascu, Javacompext: Extracting architectural elements from java source code, Reverse Engineering, 2009. WCRE'09. 16th Working Conference on, 317–318, 2009.
  26. Tito Marcelo Almeida Oliveira, Marcia Mazo Santos Miranda, Marcos Antonio Papa, Rejane Figueiredo, Rildo Santos, Nicolas Anquetil and Wander Silva, Perception on software maintenance: a case study with information technology managers, International Conference on Information Systems and Technology Management, 5, 2008.
  27. Kenia P. Batista Webster, Kathia M. Oliveira and Nicolas Anquetil, A Risk Taxonomy Proposal for Software Maintenance, Proceedings of the 21st IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance, 453–461, IEEE Computer Society, 2005, DOI.
  28. Sergio Cozzetti B. Souza, Nicolas Anquetil and Káthia M. Oliveira, A study of the documentation essential to software maintenance, Proceedings of the 23rd annual international conference on Design of communication: documenting & designing for pervasive information, 68–75, ACM, 2005, DOI.
  29. Cristiane S. Ramos, Káthia Marçal Oliveira and Nicolas Anquetil, Legacy Software Evaluation Model for Outsourced Maintainer, 8th European Conference on Software Maintenance and Reengineering (CSMR 2004), 48-57, IEEE Computer Society, 2004, DOI.
  30. Nicolas Anquetil, Káthia Marçal Oliveira, Márcio Greyck Batista Dias, Marcelo Ramal and Ricardo Moura Meneses, Knowledge for Software Maintenance, Proceedings of the Fifteenth International Conference on Software Engineering & Knowledge Engineering (SEKE'2003), 61–68, 2003, acceptance rate: 71/159 = 45%.
  31. M. Fenoll Ramal, Ricardo Moura Meneses and Nicolas Anquetil, A Disturbing Result on the Knowledge Used during Software Maintenance, 9th Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE 2002), 277-, IEEE Computer Society, 2002, DOI.
  32. Nicolas Anquetil, Characterizing the Informal Knowledge Contained in Systems, WCRE '01: Proceedings of the Eighth Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE'01), 166–175, IEEE Computer Society, 2001, acceptance rate: 27/104 = 26%, PDF, DOI.
  33. Nicolas Anquetil, Concepts + Relations = 'Abstract Constructs', WCRE'00: Proceedings of the Seventh Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE'00), IEEE Computer Society, 2000, PDF.
  34. Nicolas Anquetil, A Comparison of Graphs of Concept for Reverse Engineering, Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Program Comprehension, 231–, IEEE Computer Society, 2000, PDF.
  35. Nicolas Anquetil and Timothy Lethbridge, Experiments with Clustering as a Software Remodularization Method, Proceedings of Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE'99), 235–255, 1999, DOI.
  36. Nicolas Anquetil and Timothy C. Lethbridge, Extracting Concepts from File Names: a New File Clustering Criterion, Proceedings of the 20th international conference on Software engineering, 84–93, IEEE Computer Society, 1998, PDF.
  37. Nicolas Anquetil and Timothy C. Lethbridge, Assessing the relevance of identifier names in a legacy software system, Proceedings of the 1998 conference of the Centre for Advanced Studies on Collaborative research, 213–222, IBM Press, 1998, PDF.
  38. Nicolas Anquetil and Timothy C. Lethbridge, File clustering using naming conventions for legacy systems, Proceedings of the 1997 conference of the Centre for Advanced Studies on Collaborative research, 184–195, IBM Press, 1997, PDF.
  39. Janice Singer, Timothy Lethbridge, Norman Vinson and Nicolas Anquetil, An examination of software engineering work practices, Proceedings of the 1997 conference of the Centre for Advanced Studies on Collaborative research, 21–, IBM Press, 1997, PDF.

Invited Articles

  1. Janice Singer, Timothy Lethbridge, Norman Vinson and Nicolas Anquetil, An Examination of Software Engineering Work Practices, CASCON First Decade High Impact Papers, 174–188, IBM Corp., 2010, PDF, DOI.
  2. Nicolas Anquetil and Timothy C Lethbridge, Ten years later, experiments with clustering as a software remodularization method, Reverse Engineering, 2009. WCRE'09. 16th Working Conference on, 7–7, 2009.

Book Chapters

  1. Phil Greenwood, Vander Alves, John Hutchinson, Christa Schwanninger and Nicolas Anquetil, Empirical research in software product line engineering, 14, Aspect-Oriented, Model-Driven Software Product Lines – The AMPLE way, 411–443, Cambridge University Press, 2011, DOI.
  2. Nicolas Anquetil, Uirá Kulesza, Ricardo Mateus, Ralf Mitschke, Ana Moreira, Jean-Claude Royer and Andreas Rummler, Managing information flow in the SPL development processes, 8, Aspect-Oriented, Model-Driven Software Product Lines – The AMPLE way, 222–262, Cambridge University Press, 2011, DOI.
  3. Nicolas Anquetil, Káthia M. Oliveira and Márcio G. B. Dias, Software Maintenance Ontology, 5, Ontologies for Software Engineering and Software Technology, 153–173, Springer-Verlag New York, Inc., 2006, DOI.
  4. Timothy C. Lethbridge and Nicolas Anquetil, Approaches to clustering for program comprehension and remodularization, Advances in software engineering: Comprehension, Evaluation, and Evolution, 137–157, Springer-Verlag New York, Inc., 2002, PDF.

Refereed Articles in International Workshops

  1. Vincent Blondeau, Nicolas Anquetil, Stéphane Ducasse, Sylvain Cresson and Pascal Croisy, Test Selection with Moose In Industry: Impact of Granularity, International Workshop on Smalltalk Technologies IWST'16, 2016, PDF.
  2. Brice Govin, Nicolas Anquetil, Arnaud Monegier Du Sorbier and Stéphane Ducasse, Clustering Techniques for Conceptual Cluster, IWST'16, 2016, PDF, DOI.
  3. Vincent Blondeau, Nicolas Anquetil, Stéphane Ducasse, Sylvain Cresson and Pascal Croisy, Software metrics to predict the health of a project?, IWST'15, 2015, PDF, DOI.
  4. Vincent Blondeau, Sylvain Cresson, Pascal Croisy, Anne Etien, Nicolas Anquetil and Stéphane Ducasse, Dynamic and Static Approaches Comparison for Test Suite Reduction in Industry, BENEVOL'15: 14th BElgian-NEtherlands software eVOLution seminar, 2015, PDF.
  5. Brice Govin, Nicolas Anquetil, Anne Etien, Arnaud Monegier Du Sorbier and Stéphane Ducasse, Reverse Engineering Tool Requirements for Real Time Embedded Systems, SATToSE'15, 2015, PDF.
  6. Vincent Blondeau, Sylvain Cresson, Pascal Croisy, Anne Etien, Nicolas Anquetil and Stéphane Ducasse, Predicting the Health of a Project? An Assessment in a Major IT Company, SATToSE'15, 2015, PDF.
  7. Brice Govin, Nicolas Anquetil, Anne Etien, Arnaud Monegier Du Sorbier and Stéphane Ducasse, Measuring the progress of an Industrial Reverse Engineering Process, BENEVOL'15, 2015, PDF.
  8. Jannik Laval, Nicolas Anquetil and Stéphane Ducasse, OZONE: Package Layered Structure Identification in presence of Cycles, Proceedings of the 9th edition of the Workshop BElgian-NEtherlands software eVOLution seminar (BENEVOL'10), 2010, PDF.
  9. Hércules Antonio Prado, Edilson Ferneda, Nicolas Anquetil and Elizabeth d'Arrochella Teixeira, Counselor, a Data Mining Based Time Estimation for Software Maintenance, Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems, 364–371, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2009.
  10. N. Anquetil, B. Grammel, I. Galvao Lourenco da Silva, J.A.R. Noppen, S. Shakil Khan, H. Arboleda, A. Rashid and A. Garcia, Traceability for Model Driven, Software Product Line Engineering, ECMDA Traceability Workshop Proceedings, 77–86, SINTEF ICT, 2008, PDF.
  11. André Sousa, Uirá Kulesza, Andreas Rummler, Ralf Mitschke Nicolas Anquetil, Ana Moreira, Vasco Amaral and João Araújo, A Model-Driven Traceability Framework to Software Product Line Development, ECMDA Traceability Workshop Proceedings, SINTEF ICT, 2008.
  12. Aurora Vizcaíno, Nicolas Anquetil, Kathia Oliveira and Francisco Ruiz, Merging Software Maintenance Ontologies: Our Experience, First Workshop on Ontology, Conceptualizations and Epistemology for Soft, IEEE Computer Society, 2005.
  13. Kleiber D. Sousa, Nicolas Anquetil and Káthia Marçal Oliveira, Learning Software Maintenance Organizations, Advances in Learning Software Organizations, 6th International Workshop, LSO 2004, 3096, 67-77, Springer, 2004.
  14. Márcio Greyck Batista Dias, Nicolas Anquetil and Káthia Marçal Oliveira, Organizing the Knowledge Used in Software Maintance, WM 2003: Professionelles Wissesmanagement - Erfahrungen und Visionen, Beiträge der 2. Konferenz Professionelles Wissensmanagement, 28, 65-72, 2003.

PhD and Habilitation

  1. Nicolas Anquetil, HDR - Supporting Software Evolution in the Organizations, 2014.

Tool Demos

  1. Cesar Couto, Pedro Pires, Marco Túlio Valente, Roberto Bigonha, Andre Hora and Nicolas Anquetil, BugMaps-Granger: A Tool for Causality Analysis between Source Code Metrics and Bugs, Proceedings of the 4th Brazilian Conference on Software: Theory and Practice (CBSoft'13), 2013, PDF.
  2. Andre Hora, Nicolas Anquetil, Stéphane Ducasse, Muhammad Bhatti, Cesar Couto, Marco Túlio Valente and Julio Martins, BugMaps: A Tool for the Visual Exploration and Analysis of Bugs, Proceedings of the 16th European Conference on Software Maintenance and Reengineering (CSMR'12) - Tool Demonstration Track, 2012, PDF.

Vulgarisation Articles

  1. Nicolas Anquetil, Stéphane Ducasse and Muhammad U. Bhatti, Dedicated Software Analysis Tools, ERCIM News, 99, 22–23, 2014, PDF.
  2. Muhammad U. Bhatti, Nicolas Anquetil and Stéphane Ducasse, An Environment for dedicated Software Analysis tools, ERCIM News, 88, 12–13, 2012, PDF.