Le An  Ph.D. Student



About Me

I am a Ph.D. student in the department of Computer Engineering of École Polytechnique de Montréal (Canada). I am supervised by Prof. Foutse Khomh. My research interests are on software reliability, mining software repositories, data analytics, cloud computing, and defect prediction. I like travel and sports. I speak English, French, and Chinese.

Publications

International Journal Papers

  1. An Investigation of the Fault-proneness of Clone Evolutionary Patterns
    Authors - Liliane Barbour, Le An, Foutse Khomh, Ying Zou, and Shaohua Wang
    Venue - Software Quality Journal (SQJ), June 2017, Springer
    Preprint - PDF
  2. An Empirical Study of Crash-inducing Commits in Mozilla
    Authors - Le An and Foutse Khomh
    Venue - Software Quality Journal (SQJ), March 2017, Springer
    Preprint - PDF

International Conference Papers

  1. Is It Safe to Uplift This Patch? An Empirical Study on Mozilla Firefox
    Authors - Marco Castelluccio, Le An, and Foutse Khomh
    Venue - 33rd IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution (ICSME), 20-22 September 2017, Shanghai, China
    Preprint - To appear
  2. Stack Overflow: A Code Laundering Platform?
    Authors - Le An, Ons Mlouki, Foutse Khomh, and Giuliano Antoniol
    Venue - 24th IEEE International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution, and Reengineering (SANER), 21-24 February 2017, Klagenfurt, Austria
    Preprint - PDF
  3. An Empirical Study of Crash-inducing Commits in Mozilla Firefox
    Authors - Le An and Foutse Khomh
    Venue - 11th International Conference on Predictive Models and Data Analytics in Software Engineering (PROMISE), 21 October 2015, Beijing, China
    Preprint - PDF
    Remark - Featured in a column of the IEEE Software (Volume: 33, Issue: 2, Mar.-Apr. 2016)
  4. An Empirical Study of Highly-impactful Bugs in Mozilla Projects
    Authors - Le An and Foutse Khomh
    Venue - 2015 IEEE International Conference on Software Quality, Reliability and Security (QRS), 3-5 August 2015, Vancouver, Canada
    Preprint - PDF
  5. Investigating the Change-proneness of Service Patterns and Antipatterns
    Authors - Francis Palma, Le An, Foutse Khomh, Naouel Moha, and Yann-Gaël Guéhéneuc
    Venue - 7th IEEE International Conference on Service-Oriented Computing and Applications (SOCA), 17-19 November 2014, Matsue, Japan
    Preprint - PDF
  6. Supplementary Bug Fixes vs. Re-opened Bugs
    Authors - Le An, Foutse Khomh, and Bram Adams
    Venue - 14th IEEE International Working Conference on Software Code Analysis and Manipulation (SCAM), 28-29 September, 2014, Victoria, Canada
    Preprint - PDF

International Workshop Papers

  1. Challenges and Issues of Mining Crash Reports
    Authors - Le An and Foutse Khomh
    Venue - 1st International Workshop on Software Analytics (SWAN), March 02, 2015, Montréal, QC, Canada
    Preprint - PDF

Theses

  1. Improving Bug Triaging Using Software Analytics
    Authors - Le An
    Venue - École Polytechnique de Montréal, 2015
    Preprint - PDF

Education

  1. Ph.D. Student 2015 - now
    Major Computer Engineering
    Institution École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
  1. Master of Engineering 2013 - 2015
    Major Computer Engineering
    Institution École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
  1. Bachelor of Engineering 2002 - 2006
    Major Computer Science and Technology
    Institution Beijing University of Technology, China

Teaching

  1. Laboratory instructor Autumn 2015
    Course Méthodes de test et de validation du logiciel
    Level Undergraduate
    Institution École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
  2. Laboratory instructor Summer 2015
    Course Techniques avancées de test du logiciel
    Level Graduate
    Institution École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
  3. Laboratory instructor Automn 2014
    Course Méthodes de test et de validation du logiciel
    Level Undergraduate
    Institution École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada

Prize and Award

Scholarship

  1. Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship (CGS D)
    Organisation Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
    Year 2016 - 2018
    Value $35,000 per year for 2 years
  2. Doctoral research scholarship (B2)
    Organisation Fonds de recherche du Québec - Nature et technologies (FRQNT)
    Year 2016 - 2018
    Value $20,000 per year
    Remark Only the portion of summer 2016 was accepted because of the acceptance of the NSERC scholarship
  3. Scholarship of Excellence
    Organisation Hydro-Québec
    Year 2014 - 2015
    Value $10,000

Best Paper Award

  1. 7th IEEE International Conference on Service-Oriented Computing and Applications (SOCA 2014)

Experience

  1. iOS developer 2012
    Company Sina Flying Software (Beijing) Co., Ltd, China
    Product The mobile game "Mermaid Aquar" (AppStore link)
  2. Travel agent 2007 - 2011
    Company China Travel Service Co., Ltd, China

Contact

Address Pavillon Lassonde, M-4223, École Polytechnique de Montréal, Montréal, QC, H3T 1J4, Canada
E-mail le.an [AT] polymtl.ca
Phone +1 (514) 340-4711 extension 4233