Wasif Afzal, Associate Professor


Wasif Afzal completed his M.Sc., Licentiate and Ph.D. in Software Engineering from Blekinge Institute of Technology (BTH), Sweden in 2007, 2009 and 2011 respectively. He was a post doctoral researcher at BTH between September 2011 and March 2012. From September 2011 to August 2013 he was also an assistant professor in software engineering at Bahria Univeristy, Islamabad, Pakistan. 

Wasif Afzal likes to do empirical research within software engineering in general and within software verification and validation in particular. Some keywords that describe his interests are (not exhaustive): software testing and quality assurance, prediction and estimation in software engineering, application of artificial intelligence techniques in software engineering (including search-based software engineering), decision-making based on software analytics, software metrics and evidential assessment of software engineering literature. Here is his Google Scholar profile.

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Latest publications:

Constrained Interaction Testing: A Systematic Literature Study (Nov 2017)
Bestoun Ahmed , Kamal Zamli , Wasif Afzal, Miroslav Bures
IEEE Access (IEEE-ACCESS)

Comparing Automated Visual GUI Testing Tools: An Industrial Case Study (Sep 2017)
Vahid Garousi , Wasif Afzal, Adem Çağlar , İhsan Berk Işık , Berker Baydan , Seçkin Çaylak , Ahmet Zeki Boyraz , Burak Yolaçan , Kadir Herkiloğlu
The 8th ACM SIGSOFT International Workshop on Automated Software Testing (A-TEST'17)

Towards Execution Time Prediction for Test Cases from Test Specification (Aug 2017)
Sahar Tahvili, Mehrdad Saadatmand, Markus Bohlin, Wasif Afzal, Sharvathul Hasan Ameerjan
43rd Euromicro Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications (SEAA'17)

The MegaM@Rt2 ECSEL Project–MegaModelling at Runtime–Scalable Model-based Framework for Continuous Development and Runtime Validation of Complex Systems (Aug 2017)
Wasif Afzal, Hugo Bruneliere , Davide Di Ruscio , Andrey Sadovykh , Silvia Mazzini , Eric Cariou , Dragos Truscan , Jordi Cabot , Daniel Field , Luigi Pomante , Pavel Smrz
The 2017 Euromicro Conference on Digital System Design (DSD'17)

A Black-Box Approach to Latency and Throughput Analysis (Jul 2017)
Daniel Brahneborg, Wasif Afzal, Adnan Causevic
The 2017 IEEE International Conference on Software Quality, Reliability and Security (QRS 2017)

A Pragmatic Perspective on Regression Testing Challenges (Jul 2017)
Daniel Brahneborg, Wasif Afzal, Adnan Causevic
The 2017 IEEE International Conference on Software Quality, Reliability and Security (QRS 2017)