Lionel C. Briand

Welcome to the personal homepage of Prof. Lionel C. Briand; Canada Research Chair (Tier1), IEEE Fellow, and ERC Advanced Grantee.

I currently have shared appointments between the Nanda Laboratory, EECS Department, University of Ottawa and the Software Verification and Validation Laboratory, Centre for ICT Security, Reliability, and Trust (SnT), University of Luxembourg.

My main research interests and expertise are:

  • Testing, verification, and validation of software systems, including machine learning and security aspects

  • Applications of machine learning and evolutionary computing to software engineering

  • Model-driven development and engineering

  • Requirements engineering

  • Software quality assurance

You can contact me through one of the following emails:

Notable Recognition and Awards

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".