Safwat Hassan

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Name:Safwat Hassan

Safwat Hassan currently works as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Engineering at Thompson Rivers University, Canada. Hassan completed his Ph.D. degree at Queen’s University in the Software Analysis and Intelligence Lab (SAIL). Hassan worked as a software engineer for ten years in different corporations, including the Egyptian Space Agency (ESA), HP, EDS, VF Germany (outsourced by HP), and Etisalat. Hassan’s research interests include data mining for software engineering, mobile app store analytics, software architecture, system anomaly prediction, continuous integration, and software performance analytics.

Affiliation:Thompson Rivers University
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Research interests:Machine learning, Software performance, Mobile app store analytics,


MOBILESoft 2022 Author of Adoption of Third-party Libraries in Mobile Apps: A Case Study on Open-source Android Applications within the Technical Papers-track
Committee Member in Program Committee within the Tool Demos and Mobile Apps-track
ICSE 2022 Author of FeatCompare: Feature Comparison for Competing Mobile Apps Leveraging User Reviews within the Journal-First Papers-track
Author of An Empirical Study on Release Notes Patterns of Popular Apps in the Google Play Store within the Journal-First Papers-track
ICSE 2021 Author of An Empirical Study of Developer Discussions in the Gitter Platform within the Journal-First Papers-track
Author of Studying Ad Library Integration Strategies of Top Free-to-Download Apps within the Journal-First Papers-track
Author of Predicting Performance Anomalies in Software Systems at Run-time within the Journal-First Papers-track