Timothy Menzies

Works (77)

2020 article

Better software analytics via "DUO": Data mining algorithms using/used-by optimizers

EMPIRICAL SOFTWARE ENGINEERING.

By: A. Agrawal, T. Menzies, L. Minku, M. Wagner & Z. Yu

Source: Web Of Science
Added: May 8, 2020

2020 article

Expert Perspectives on AI

IEEE SOFTWARE, Vol. 37, pp. 87–94.

By: A. Carleton, E. Harper, M. Lyu, S. Eldh, T. Xie & T. Menzies

Source: Web Of Science
Added: July 13, 2020

2020 article

The AI Effect: Working at the Intersection of AI and SE

IEEE SOFTWARE, Vol. 37, pp. 26–35.

By: A. Carleton, E. Harper, T. Menzies, T. Xie, S. Eldh & M. Lyu

Source: Web Of Science
Added: July 13, 2020

2020 article

The Five Laws of SE for AI

IEEE SOFTWARE, Vol. 37, pp. 81–85.

By: T. Menzies

Source: Web Of Science
Added: January 21, 2020

2019 journal article

"Bad smells" in software analytics papers

INFORMATION AND SOFTWARE TECHNOLOGY, 112, 35–47.

By: T. Menzies & M. Shepperd

Source: Web Of Science
Added: June 17, 2019

2019 journal article

"Sampling" as a Baseline Optimizer for Search-Based Software Engineering

IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, 45(6), 597–614.

By: J. Chen, V. Nair, R. Krishna & T. Menzies

Source: Web Of Science
Added: July 1, 2019

2019 journal article

A Deep Learning Model for Estimating Story Points

IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, 45(7), 637–656.

By: M. Choetkiertikul, H. Dam, T. Tran, T. Pham, A. Ghose & T. Menzies

Source: Web Of Science
Added: August 12, 2019

2019 journal article

Bellwethers: A Baseline Method for Transfer Learning

IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, 45(11), 1081–1105.

By: R. Krishna & T. Menzies

Source: Web Of Science
Added: December 9, 2019

2019 journal article

FAST(2): An intelligent assistant for finding relevant papers

EXPERT SYSTEMS WITH APPLICATIONS, 120, 57–71.

By: Z. Yu & T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 18, 2019

2019 journal article

Images don't lie: Duplicate crowdtesting reports detection with screenshot information

INFORMATION AND SOFTWARE TECHNOLOGY, 110, 139–155.

By: J. Wang, M. Li, S. Wang, T. Menzies & Q. Wang

Source: Web Of Science
Added: May 13, 2019

2019 article

Predicting Breakdowns in Cloud Services (with SPIKE)

ESEC/FSE'2019: PROCEEDINGS OF THE 2019 27TH ACM JOINT MEETING ON EUROPEAN SOFTWARE ENGINEERING CONFERENCE AND SYMPOSIUM ON THE FOUNDATIONS OF SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, pp. 916–924.

By: J. Chen, J. Chakraborty, P. Clark, K. Haverlock, S. Cherian & T. Menzies

Source: Web Of Science
Added: October 7, 2019

2019 article

TERMINATOR: Better Automated UI Test Case Prioritization

ESEC/FSE'2019: PROCEEDINGS OF THE 2019 27TH ACM JOINT MEETING ON EUROPEAN SOFTWARE ENGINEERING CONFERENCE AND SYMPOSIUM ON THE FOUNDATIONS OF SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, pp. 883–894.

By: Z. Yu, F. Fahid, T. Menzies, G. Rothermel, K. Patrick & S. Cherian

Source: Web Of Science
Added: October 7, 2019

2019 article

Take Control (On the Unreasonable Effectiveness of Software Analytics)

2019 IEEE/ACM 41ST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SOFTWARE ENGINEERING: SOFTWARE ENGINEERING IN PRACTICE (ICSE-SEIP 2019), pp. 265–266.

By: T. Menzies

Source: Web Of Science
Added: January 13, 2020

2018 journal article

Actionable analytics for software engineering INTRODUCTION

IEEE Software, 35(1), 51–53.

By: Y. Yang, D. Falessi, T. Menzies & J. Hihn

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 article

Applications of Psychological Science for Actionable Analytics

ESEC/FSE'18: PROCEEDINGS OF THE 2018 26TH ACM JOINT MEETING ON EUROPEAN SOFTWARE ENGINEERING CONFERENCE AND SYMPOSIUM ON THE FOUNDATIONS OF SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, pp. 456–467.

By: D. Chen, W. Fu, R. Krishna & T. Menzies

Source: Web Of Science
Added: March 25, 2019

2018 journal article

Beyond evolutionary algorithms for search-based software engineering

Information and Software Technology, 95, 281–294.

By: J. Chen, V. Nair & T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 conference paper

Data-Driven Search-based Software Engineering

2018 IEEE/ACM 15TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MINING SOFTWARE REPOSITORIES (MSR), 341–352.

By: V. Nair, A. Agrawal, J. Chen, W. Fu, G. Mathew, T. Menzies, L. Minku, M. Wagner, Z. Yu

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: March 4, 2019

2018 journal article

Faster discovery of faster system configurations with spectral learning

Automated Software Engineering, 25(2), 247–277.

By: V. Nair, T. Menzies, N. Siegmund & S. Apel

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Finding better active learners for faster literature reviews

EMPIRICAL SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, 23(6), 3161–3186.

By: Z. Yu, N. Kraft & T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: December 17, 2018

2018 journal article

Guest Editorial for the Special Section from the 9th International Symposium on Search Based Software Engineering

INFORMATION AND SOFTWARE TECHNOLOGY, 104, 194–194.

By: J. Petite & T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: November 19, 2018

2018 journal article

Heterogeneous Defect Prediction

IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, 44(9), 874–896.

By: J. Nam, W. Fu, S. Kim, T. Menzies & L. Tan

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 16, 2018

2018 conference paper

Is "Better Data" Better Than "Better Data Miners"? On the Benefits of Tuning SMOTE for Defect Prediction

PROCEEDINGS 2018 IEEE/ACM 40TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SOFTWARE ENGINEERING (ICSE), 1050–1061.

By: A. Agrawal & T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: January 21, 2019

2018 conference paper

Micky: A Cheaper Alternative for Selecting Cloud Instances

PROCEEDINGS 2018 IEEE 11TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CLOUD COMPUTING (CLOUD), 409–416.

By: C. Hsu, V. Nair, T. Menzies & V. Freeh

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: January 21, 2019

2018 conference paper

RIOT: a Stochastic-based Method for Workflow Scheduling in the Cloud

PROCEEDINGS 2018 IEEE 11TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CLOUD COMPUTING (CLOUD), 318–325.

By: J. Chen & T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: January 21, 2019

2018 journal article

The unreasonable effectiveness of software analytics

IEEE Software, 35(2), 96–98.

By: T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 article

Total Recall, Language Processing, and Software Engineering

PROCEEDINGS OF THE 4TH ACM SIGSOFT INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON NLP FOR SOFTWARE ENGINEERING (NL4SE '18), pp. 10–13.

By: Z. Yu & T. Menzies

Source: Web Of Science
Added: April 15, 2019

2018 journal article

Voice of evidence from voice of evidence to redirections

IEEE Software, 35(1), 11–13.

By: R. Prikladnicki & T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

What is wrong with topic modeling? And how to fix it using search-based software engineering

Information and Software Technology, 98, 74–88.

By: A. Agrawal, W. Fu & T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

A guest editorial: Special issue on search based software engineering and data mining

Automated Software Engineering, 24(3), 573–574.

By: M. Kessentini & T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Are delayed issues harder to resolve? Revisiting cost-to-fix of defects throughout the lifecycle

Empirical Software Engineering, 22(4), 1903–1935.

By: T. Menzies, W. Nichols, F. Shull & L. Layman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Less is more: Minimizing code reorganization using XTREE

Information and Software Technology, 88, 53–66.

By: R. Krishna, T. Menzies & L. Layman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Negative results for software effort estimation

Empirical Software Engineering, 22(5), 2658–2683.

By: T. Menzies, Y. Yang, G. Mathew, B. Boehm & J. Hihn

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

TMAP: Discovering relevant API methods through text mining of API documentation

Journal of Software: Evolution and Process, 29(12), e1845.

By: R. Pandita, R. Jetley, S. Sudarsan, T. Menzies & L. Williams

Source: Crossref
Added: February 24, 2020

2017 conference paper

The NASA analogy software cost model: A web-based cost analysis tool

2017 ieee aerospace conference.

By: J. Hihn, M. Saing, E. Huntington, J. Johnson, T. Menzies & G. Mathew

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 conference paper

Using bad learners to find good configurations

ESEC/FSE 2017: Proceedings of the 2017 11th Joint Meeting on Foundations of Software Engineering, 257–267.

By: V. Nair, T. Menzies, N. Siegmund & S. Apel

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 conference paper

"How not to do it": Anti-patterns for data science in software engineering

2016 IEEE/ACM 38th International Conference on Software Engineering Companion (ICSE-C), 887–887.

By: T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 conference paper

An (accidental) exploration of alternatives to evolutionary algorithms for SBSE

Search based software engineering, ssbse 2016, 9962, 96–111.

By: V. Nair, T. Menzies & J. Chen

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Correlation is not causation (or, when not to scream "Eureka!")

Perspectives on Data Science for Software Engineering, 327–330.

By: T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 conference paper

Improving and expanding NASA software cost estimation methods

2016 ieee aerospace conference.

By: J. Hihn, L. Juster, J. Johnson, T. Menzies & G. Michael

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Learning mitigations for pilot issues when landing aircraft (via multiobjective optimization and multiagent simulations)

IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems, 46(2), 221–230.

By: J. Krall, T. Menzies & M. Davies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Perspectives on data science for software engineering

Perspectives on Data Science for Software Engineering, 3–6.

By: T. Menzies, L. Williams & T. Zimmermann

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Seven principles of inductive software engineering: What we do is different

Perspectives on Data Science for Software Engineering, 13–17.

By: T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 conference paper

Too much automation? The bellwether effect and its implications for transfer learning

2016 31st ieee/acm international conference on automated software engineering (ase), 122–131.

By: R. Krishna, T. Menzies & W. Fu

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 conference paper

Topic modeling of nasa space system problem reports

13th Working Conference on Mining Software Repositories (msr 2016), 303–314.

By: L. Layman, A. Nikora, J. Meek & T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Tuning for software analytics: Is it really necessary?

Information and Software Technology, 76, 135–146.

By: W. Fu, T. Menzies & X. Shen

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 conference paper

1st International Workshop on Big Data Software Engineering (BIGDSE 2015)

2015 IEEE/ACM 37th IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering, vol 2, 965–966.

By: L. Baresi, T. Menzies, A. Metzger & T. Zimmermann

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 conference paper

Actionable = cluster plus contrast?

2015 30th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering Workshop (ASEW), 14–17.

By: R. Krishna & T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Cross-project data for software engineering

Computer, 48(12), 6–6.

By: T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 conference paper

Data mining methods and cost estimation models why is it so hard to infuse new ideas?

2015 30th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering Workshop (ASEW), 5–9.

By: J. Hihn & T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

GALE: Geometric active learning for search-based software engineering

IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, 41(10), 1001–1018.

By: J. Krall, T. Menzies & M. Davies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Guest editorial: Special multi-issue on selected topics in automated software engineering

Automated Software Engineering, 22(3), 289–290.

By: T. Menzies & C. Pasareanu

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Guest editorial: special issue on realizing AI synergies in software engineering

Automated Software Engineering, 22(1), 1–2.

By: R. Harrison & T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Guest editorial: special issue on realizing AI synergies in software engineering (part 2)

Automated Software Engineering, 22(2), 143–144.

By: R. Harrison & T. Menzies

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Guest editorial: special multi-issue on selected topics in automated software engineering

Automated Software Engineering, 22(4), 437–438.

By: T. Menzies & C. Pasareanu

Source: Crossref
Added: February 24, 2020

2015 conference paper

LACE2: Better privacy-preserving data sharing for cross project defect prediction

2015 IEEE/ACM 37th IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering, Vol 1, 801–811.

By: F. Peters, T. Menzies & L. Layman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Reduced-Item Food Audits Based on the Nutrition Environment Measures Surveys

American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 49(4), e23–e33.

By: S. Partington, T. Menzies, T. Colburn, B. Saelens & K. Glanz

Source: Crossref
Added: February 24, 2020

2015 conference paper

The art and science of analyzing software data: Quantitative methods

2015 IEEE/ACM 37th IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering, vol 2, 959–960.

By: T. Menzies, L. Minku & F. Peters

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Choose to Change: The West Virginia Early Childhood Obesity Prevention Project

Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 46(4), S197.

By: S. Partington, E. Murphy, E. Bowen, D. Lacombe, G. Piras, L. Cottrell, T. Menzies

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2014 journal article

Special issue on realizing artificial intelligence synergies in software engineering

Software Quality Journal, 22(1), 49–50.

By: T. Menzies & M. Mernik

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2013 journal article

Choose to Change: The West Virginia Early Childhood Obesity Prevention Project

Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 45(4), S92.

By: S. Partington, E. Murphy, E. Bowen, D. Lacombe, G. Piras, L. Carson, L. Cottrell, T. Menzies

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2013 journal article

Predictive models in software engineering

Empirical Software Engineering, 18(3), 433–434.

By: T. Menzies & G. Koru

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2013 journal article

Software effort models should be assessed via leave-one-out validation

Journal of Systems and Software, 86(7), 1879–1890.

By: E. Kocaguneli & T. Menzies

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2012 chapter

Crowd-Sourced Knowledge Bases

In Knowledge Management and Acquisition for Intelligent Systems (pp. 258–271).

By: Y. Kim, B. Kang, S. Ryu, P. Compton, S. Han & T. Menzies

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2012 journal article

Special issue on repeatable results in software engineering prediction

Empirical Software Engineering, 17(1-2), 1–17.

By: T. Menzies & M. Shepperd

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2011 journal article

Learning patterns of university student retention

Expert Systems with Applications, 38(12), 14984–14996.

By: A. Nandeshwar, T. Menzies & A. Nelson

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2010 journal article

A second look at Faster, Better, Cheaper

Innovations in Systems and Software Engineering, 6(4), 319–335.

By: O. El-Rawas & T. Menzies

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2010 journal article

Automatically finding the control variables for complex system behavior

Automated Software Engineering, 17(4), 439–468.

By: G. Gay, T. Menzies, M. Davies & K. Gundy-Burlet

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2010 journal article

Defect prediction from static code features: current results, limitations, new approaches

Automated Software Engineering, 17(4), 375–407.

By: T. Menzies, Z. Milton, B. Turhan, B. Cukic, Y. Jiang & A. Bener

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2010 journal article

Practical considerations in deploying statistical methods for defect prediction: A case study within the Turkish telecommunications industry

Information and Software Technology, 52(11), 1242–1257.

By: A. Tosun, A. Bener, B. Turhan & T. Menzies

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2010 chapter

Regularities in Learning Defect Predictors

In Product-Focused Software Process Improvement (pp. 116–130).

By: B. Turhan, A. Bener & T. Menzies

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2010 journal article

Stable rankings for different effort models

Automated Software Engineering, 17(4), 409–437.

By: T. Menzies, O. Jalali, J. Hihn, D. Baker & K. Lum

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2009 journal article

Accurate estimates without local data?

Software Process: Improvement and Practice, 14(4), 213–225.

By: T. Menzies, S. Williams, O. Elrawas, D. Baker, B. Boehm, J. Hihn, K. Lum, R. Madachy

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2009 chapter

On the Relative Merits of Software Reuse

In Trustworthy Software Development Processes (pp. 186–197).

By: A. Orrego, T. Menzies & O. El-Rawas

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2009 journal article

On the relative value of cross-company and within-company data for defect prediction

Empirical Software Engineering, 14(5), 540–578.

By: B. Turhan, T. Menzies, A. Bener & J. Di Stefano

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2008 chapter

Accurate Estimates without Calibration?

In Making Globally Distributed Software Development a Success Story (pp. 210–221).

By: T. Menzies, O. Elrawas, B. Boehm, R. Madachy, J. Hihn, D. Baker, K. Lum

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2008 journal article

Learning better IV&V practices

Innovations in Systems and Software Engineering, 4(2), 169–183.

By: T. Menzies, M. Benson, K. Costello, C. Moats, M. Northey & J. Richardson

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020

2006 journal article

Just enough learning (of association rules): the TAR2 “Treatment” learner

Artificial Intelligence Review, 25(3), 211–229.

By: T. Menzies & Y. Hu

Source: Crossref
Added: August 28, 2020