Oscar Chaparro

Oscar Chaparro

Ph.D. Student at

The University of Texas at Dallas

  • ojchaparroaATutdallasDOTedu
  • Dept. of CS, UT Dallas
  • 800 Campbell Rd, ECSS 4.620
  • Richardson, TX 75080, USA

I am a Software Engineering Ph.D. Student in the Department of Computer Science at The University of Texas at Dallas.

My research interests in Software Engineering are:

  • Software Maintenance and Evolution
  • Program Comprehension
  • Refactoring
  • Information Extraction applied to Software Engineering

My advisor is Dr. Andrian Marcus. I am member of the SEERS (SoftwarE Evolution ReSearch) Group, IEEE, IEEE Computer Society, ACM and SIGSOFT.

Publications

[Tx] = Thesis, [BCx] = Book Chapter, [Cx] = Conference paper

[C5] Chaparro, O. "Improving Bug Reporting, Duplicate Detection, and Localization," in "Proceedings of the 39th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE'17) - Doctoral Symposium" , Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2017 (to appear)

[C4] Chaparro, O. Florez, J. M., Marcus, A. "On the vocabulary agreement in software issue descriptions," in "Proceedings of the 32nd International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution (ICSME'16) - ERA track" , Raleigh, NC, USA, 2016

[C3] Chaparro, O. , Marcus, A. "On the Reduction of Verbose Queries in Text Retrieval Based Software Maintenance," in "Proceedings of the 38th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE'16) - Poster track" , Austin, TX, USA, 2016

[C2] Chaparro, O. , Bavota, G., Marcus, A., Di Penta, M., "On the Impact of Refactoring Operations on Code Quality Metrics," in "Proceedings of the 30th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution (ICSME'14) - ERA Track" , Victoria, BC, Canada, 2014.

[C1] Chaparro, O. , Aponte, J., Ortega, F., Marcus, A., "Towards the Automatic Extraction of Structural Business Rules from Legacy Databases," in "Proceedings of 19th IEEE Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE'12)" , Kingston, ON, Canada, 2012

[BC1] Chaparro, O. , Cortés, F., Aponte, J., "Reverse Engineering in Procedural Software Evolution," in "Research topics in software evolution and maintenance" , Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 2012

[T1] Chaparro, O. "Semiautomatic Reverse Engineering Tool on Oracle Forms Information Systems," (Master Thesis, Laureate Distinction) , Departamento de Ingeniería de Sistemas e Industrial, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 2012

Awards

Education

The University of Texas at Dallas

2014 - 2018 (Expected)

Ph.D. Software Engineering

Wayne State University

2013 - 2014

Ph.D. Computer Science, Software Engineering

Universidad Nacional de Colombia

2010 - 2013

M.Sc. Systems Engineering and Computing, Software Engineering

Universidad Nacional de Colombia

2005 - 2010

B.Sc. Systems Engineering, Software Engineering

Service

Co-reviewer

ICSE: 2015, 2017 - ICSME: 2015, 2016 - SANER: 2015 - MSR: 2015, 2016

Student Volunteer

ICSE: 2016, 2017

Resources