Chakkrit Tantithamthavorn

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Name: Chakkrit Tantithamthavorn

Bio: Dr. Chakkrit (Kla) Tantithamthavorn is a lecturer in the Faculty of Information Technology, Monash University, Australia. He is an emerging expert in the areas of Explainable Software Analytics and Software Quality Management, having advanced the foundations of empirical-grounded software quality theories and advanced many intelligence technologies for software quality management. His research aims to develop technologies that enable software practitioners to produce the highest quality software systems with the lowest costs. Currently, his research focused on inventing practical and explainable analytics to prevent future software defects. He is best known as a lead instructor at MSR Education 2019 about Guidelines and Pitfalls for Mining, Analyzing, Modelling, and Explaining Software Defects, and the author of the ScottKnott ESD R package (i.e., a statistical mean comparison test) with more than 5,000 downloads. More about him is available at

Country: Australia

Affiliation: Monash University, Australia

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Research interests: Mining Software Repositories, Software Analytics, Software Quality, Pitfalls of Software Analytics Modelling


MSR 2020Ordinary PC member in Program Committee within the Technical Papers-track
ASE 2019Committee Member in Program Committee within the Demonstrations-track
MSR 2019Author of Software Analytics in Action: A Hands-on Tutorial on Analyzing and Modelling Software Data within the MSR 2019 Education-track
ICPC 2019Committee Member in Program Committee within the ICPC 2019 Replications-track
ICSE 2019Author of Mining Software Defects: Should We Consider Affected Releases? within the Technical Track-track
Author of The Impact of Class Rebalancing Techniques on the Performance and Interpretation of Defect Prediction Models within the Journal-First Papers-track
ICPC 2018Committee Member in Program Committee within the Tool Demonstration-track
MSR 2018Committee Member in Data Showcase Committe within the Data Showcase-track
* ICSE 2018 *Author of Studying the Dialogue Between Users and Developers of Free Apps in the Google Play Store within the Journal first papers-track
Author of An Experience Report on Defect Modelling in Practice: Pitfalls and Challenges within the SEIP - Software Engineering in Practice-track