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Department of Computer Science and Engineering
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Tel: +852-59846545
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Office: Room 3664, HKUST, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon

I am currently a post-doctoral research fellow in the department of computer science and engineering at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). I received my PhD degree from HKUST in 2017. My research interests include program analysis, software security, and mining software repository.

Education

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Sep,2013 -- July,2017
Ph.D. Degree in Computer Science and Engineering

Tsinghua University

Sep,2009 -- July,2012
Master Degree in Software Engineering

Northeastern University

Sep,2005 -- July,2009
Bachelor Degree in Software Engineering

Publications

Conference Publications

  1. "Do the Dependency Conflicts in My Project Matter?". Ying Wang, Ming Wen, Zhenwei Liu, Rongxin Wu, Rui Wang, Bo Yang, Hai Yu, Zhiliang Zhu and Shing-Chi Cheung. In Proceedings of ACM Joint European Software Engineering Conference and Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering (ESEC/FSE 2018), Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States. Nov 2018.

  2. "Pinpoint: Fast and Precise Sparse Value Flow Analysis for Million Lines of Code". Qingkai Shi, Xiao Xiao, Rongxin Wu, Jinguo Zhou, Gang Fan, and Charles Zhang. In Proceedings of the 39th ACM SIGPLAN Conference on Programming Language Design and Implementation (PLDI 2018), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. June 2018.

  3. "Context-Aware Patch Generation for Better Automated Program Repair". Ming Wen, Junjie Chen, Rongxin Wu, Dan Hao and Shing-Chi Cheung. In Proceedings of the 40th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2018), Gothenburg, Sweden, May, 2018.

  4. "Locus: Locating Bugs from Software Changes". Ming Wen, Rongxin Wu and Shing-Chi Cheung. In Proceedings of the 31st IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2016), Singapore, Sep, 2016.

  5. "Casper: An Efficient Approach to Call Trace Collection". Rongxin Wu, Xiao Xiao, Shing-Chi Cheung, Hongyu Zhang and Charles Zhang. In Proceedings of ACM SIGPLAN-SIGACT Symposium on Principles of Programming Languages (POPL 2016), St. Petersburg, Florida, Jan, 2016.

  6. "Diagnose crashing faults on production software". Rongxin Wu. In Proceedings of Doctoral Symposium for ACM SIGSOFT International Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE 2014), Hong Kong, China, Nov 2014.

  7. "CrashLocator: Locating Crashing Faults based on Crash Stacks". Rongxin Wu, Hongyu Zhang, Shing-Chi Cheung and Sunghun Kim. In Proceedings of International Symposium on Software Testing and Analysis (ISSTA 2014), San Jose, CA, July 21-25, 2014. (ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award Winner)

  8. "ReBucket – A Method for Clustering Duplicate Crash Reports based on Call Stack Similarity". Yingnong Dang, Rongxin Wu, Hongyu Zhang, Dongmei Zhang and Peter Novel. In Proceedings of the 34th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2012), Zurich, Switzerland, June 2012.

  9. "ReLink: Recovering Links between Bugs and Changes". Rongxin Wu, Hongyu Zhang, Sunghun Kim and S.C.Cheung. In Proceedings of the joint meeting of the European Software Engineering Conference and the ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering (ESEC/FSE 2011), Szeged, Hungary, Sep 5-9 2011.

  10. "Dealing with Noise in Defect Prediction". Sunghun Kim, Hongyu Zhang, Rongxin Wu and Liang Gong. In Proceedings of the 33rd International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2011), Waikiki, Honolulu, Hawaii, May 21-28, 2011.

    Jounral Publications(* is the corresponding author)

  1. "How Well Do Change Sequences Predict Defects? Sequence Learning from Software Changes". Ming Wen, Rongxin Wu* and Shing-Chi Cheung. In Transactions of Software Engineering, to Appear, 2018.

  2. "ChangeLocator: Locate Crash-Inducing Changes based on Crash Reports". Rongxin Wu*, Ming Wen, Shing-Chi Cheung and Hongyu Zhang. In Journal of Empirical Software Engineering, online, Nov, 2017.

  3. "Sample-based Software Defect Prediction with Active and Semi-supervised Learning". Ming Li, Hongyu Zhang*, Rongxin Wu and Zhi-Hua Zhou. In Journal of Automated Software Engineering, Springer, Jan 2012, pp.1-30.

Working Experience

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow
  • Sep. 2017 -- Now

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

  • Research Assistant
  • Aug. 2012 -- Jul. 2013

Microsoft Research Asia (MSRA)

  • Research Internship
  • Aug. 2011 - Jan. 2012
Honors
Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS): 2013-2017
Tung OOCL Scholarship: 2010-2011
RIM Scholarship: 2009-2010
Outstanding Graduates Honor in Liaoning Province: 2009
IBM Chinese Excellent Student Scholarship: 2008
National Scholarship: 2007-2008
Academic Service
Program Committee in the 34th ACM/SIGAPP Symposium On Applied Computing (SAC 2019)
Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering (TSE 2018)
Reviewer for the Journal of Empirical Software Engineering (EMSE 2018)
Program Committee in the 33rd ACM/SIGAPP Symposium On Applied Computing (SAC 2018)
Reviewer for the Journal of Empirical Software Engineering (EMSE 2017)
Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering (TSE 2017)
External Reviewer for Fourth International Workshop on Software Engineering Research and Industrial Practice (SER&IP 2017)
Reviewer for the Journal of Empirical Software Engineering (EMSE 2017)
Reviewer for the Journal of Computer Science and Technology (JCST 2017)
Reviewer for the Journal of Empirical Software Engineering (EMSE 2016)
Reviewer for the Journal of Computer Science and Technology (JCST 2016)
Program Committee in ISSTA 2015 Artifact Evaluation
Teaching Experience
COMP 5111 Fundamentals of Software Analysis (Fall 2016)
COMP 5111 Fundamentals of Software Analysis (Fall 2015)
COMP 5111 Fundamentals of Software Analysis (Fall 2014)