Lionel C. Briand, Ph.D., P. Eng., IEEE Fellow
Vice-Director (SnT Centre), FNR PEARL chair, Professor

Software Verification and Validation Laboratory
Centre for ICT Security, Reliability, and Trust (SnT)
University of Luxembourg

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Expertise in Software Engineering
  • Testing, verification, and validation of software systems
  • Model driven development and engineering
  • Requirements engineering
  • Software quality assurance
  • Applications of machine learning and evolutionary computing to software engineering

Main Awards
  • IEEE Fellow, 2010
  • IEEE Computer Society Harlan Mills Award, 2012
  • IEEE Reliability Society, Reliability Engineer of the year, 2013
  • ERC Advanced grant, 2016

A recent interview in the context of my keynote at ISSTA 2016

Research Philosophy
Here is a
short paper summarising my views on software engineering research.


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4, rue Alphonse Weicker 
L-2721 Luxembourg


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Focused on industry-relevant software engineering research
Covers all subfields of software engineering


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