Publications with Houari Sahraoui 
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Articles in journal or book chapters
  1. Foutse Khomh, Stéphane Vaucher, Yann-Gaël Guéhéneuc, and Houari Sahraoui. A GQM-based Method and a Bayesian Approach for the Detection of Code and Design Smells. Journal of Software and Systems (JSS), 84(4):559--572, April 2011. Note: 35 pages. [Text ] Keyword(s): Code and design smells, JSS.

  2. Yann-Gaël Guéhéneuc, Jean-Yves Guyomarc'h, and Houari Sahraoui. Improving Design Pattern Identification: a New Approach and an Exploratory Study. Software Quality Journal (SQJ), 18(1):145--166, March 2010. Note: 21 pages. [Text ] Keyword(s): Design patterns, SQJ.

  3. Houari Sahraoui, Lionel C. Briand, Yann-Gaël Guéhéneuc, and Olivier Beaurepaire. Investigating the Impact of a Measurement Program on Software Quality. Information and Software Technology (IST), 52(9):923--933, September 2010. Note: 10 pages. [Text ] Keyword(s): Quality models, IST.

  4. Yann-Gaël Guéhéneuc, Jean-Yves Guyomarc'h, Khashayar Khosravi, and Houari Sahraoui. Design Patterns as Laws of Quality, chapter 5, pages 105--142. Idea Group, January 2006. Note: 35 pages. [Text ] Keyword(s): Quality models, Design patterns, OODK.


Conference articles
  1. Sébastien Jeanmart, Yann-Gaël Guéhéneuc, Houari Sahraoui, and Naji Habra. Impact of the Visitor Pattern on Program Comprehension and Maintenance. In James Miller and Rick Selby, editors, Proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement (ESEM), pages 69--78, October 2009. IEEE CS Press. Note: 10 pages. [Text ] [Slides ] Keyword(s): Understanding program comprehension, ESEM.

  2. Foutse Khomh, Stéphane Vaucher, Yann-Gaël Guéhéneuc, and Houari Sahraoui. A Bayesian Approach for the Detection of Code and Design Smells. In Choi Byoung-ju, editor, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Quality Software (QSIC), pages 305--314, August 2009. IEEE CS Press. Note: 10 pages. [Text ] [Slides ] Keyword(s): Code and design smells, QSIC.

  3. Giuliano Antoniol, Yann-Gaël Guéhéneuc, Ettore Merlo, and Houari Sahraoui. Software Evolution: The Need for Empirical Evidence. In Paolo Tonella, editor, Proceedings of the 1st ICSM workshop on Empirical Studies in Reverse Engineering (WESRE), pages N/A, September 2005. IEEE CS Press. Note: 2 pages. [Text ] Keyword(s): Evolution patterns, WESRE.

  4. Giuliano Antoniol, Ettore Merlo, Yann-Gaël Guéhéneuc, and Houari Sahraoui. Feature Traceability in Object Oriented Software. In Jonathan I. Maletic, Giuliano Antonio, Jane Cleland-Huang, and Jane Huffman Hayes, editors, Proceedings of the 3rd ASE workshop on Traceability in Emerging Forms of Software Engineering (TEFSE), pages 73--78, November 2005. ACM Press. Note: 6 pages. [Text ] [Slides ] Keyword(s): Features and requirements, TEFSE.

  5. Yann-Gaël Guéhéneuc and Houari Sahraoui. Des signatures numériques pour améliorer la recherche structurelle de patrons. In Marianne Huchard, Stéphane Ducasse, and Oscar Nierstrasz, editors, Actes du 11e colloque Langages et Modèles à Objets (LMO), pages 97--112, mars 2005. Hermès Science Publications. Note: 16 pages. [Text ] [Slides ] Keyword(s): Design patterns, LMO.

  6. Yann-Gaël Guéhéneuc, Houari Sahraoui, and Farouk Zaidi. Fingerprinting Design Patterns. In Eleni Stroulia and Andrea de Lucia, editors, Proceedings of the 11th Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE), pages 172--181, November 2004. IEEE CS Press. Note: 10 pages. [Text ] [Slides ] Keyword(s): Design patterns, WCRE.