The paper entitled “On Adequate Behavior-based Architecture Conformance Checks” by Ana Nicolaescu, Horst Lichter and Veit Hoffmann received one of the three Best Paper Awards at the 24th Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference, 4-8 December 2017, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China.
The paper introduces a new metric-based approach to determine the scenario coverage in the context of behavior-based software architecture conformance checks.
188 papers were submitted from all over the world (43countries) and 51 papers were accepted this year. The best 10 papers were on the table of the best paper awards according to the score of the paper reviews. Then, 5 papers were nominated by program committee members’ voting. Finally, 3 papers were awarded after hearing their presentations.