Alexander LeClair

Registered user since Mon 17 Dec 2018

Name: Alexander LeClair

Bio: I am a Ph.D. student at the University of Notre Dame advised by Collin McMillan. I currently work in the area of software engineering with a focus on automatic program comprehension. Specifically, I am working on projects including source code categorization, automatic documentation, and source code representation for machine learning applications.

Country: United States

Affiliation: University Of Notre Dame

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Research interests: Software Engineering, Automatic Code Comprehension, Program Analysis


ICPC 2020 Author of A Human Study of Comprehension and Code Summarization within the Research-track
Author of Improved Code Summarization via a Graph Neural Network within the Research-track
MSR 2020 Author of Improved Automatic Summarization of Subroutines via Attention to File Context within the Technical Papers-track
ICSE 2019 Author of A Neural Model for Generating Natural Language Summaries of Program Subroutines within the Technical Track-track