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Impact through research

Prof. Lionel C. Briand, Ph.D., P. Eng., IEEE Fellow

Canada Research Chair (Tier 1), ERC Advanced grantee

Shared faculty appointments between:

Nanda Laboratory

EECS Department, Faculty of Engineering

University of Ottawa, Canada


Software Verification and Validation Laboratory

Centre for ICT Security, Reliability, and Trust (SnT)

University of Luxembourg

ERC Advanced grant web pages (TUNE)

Google Scholar Page

DBLP publication list

Microsoft Academic Search

LinkedIn public profile

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IEEE Harlan Mills Award

Expertise in Software Engineering

  • Testing, verification, and validation of software systems
  • Applications of machine learning and evolutionary computing to software engineering
  • Model driven development and engineering
  • Requirements engineering
  • Software quality assurance

Main Awards

  • Canada Research Chair (Tier 1), 2003
  • IEEE Fellow, 2010
  • IEEE Computer Society Harlan Mills Award, 2012
  • IEEE Reliability Society, Reliability Engineer of the year, 2013
  • ERC Advanced grant, 2016
  • Canada Research Chair (Tier 1), 2019

Research Philosophy

Here are two short papers (paper1, paper2) summarising my views on software engineering research. Also, here is an interview given in the context of my keynote at ISSTA 2016.

A great paper by Ben Schneiderman: "Twin-Win Model: A human-centered approach to research success".