Phone: (213) 740-1239
Office: SAL 330
William Halfond is an assistant professor in computer science at the University of Southern California. He received his Ph.D. in 2010 from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Halfond's research is in software engineering in the area of program analysis and software testing. His research work focuses on improving quality assurance for web applications, developer-oriented techniques for reducing the power consumption of smartphone mobile applications, and software security.
Recent News and Publications
- 11/19/13: Invited talk at IBM's CASCON Workshop on "Challenges in Mobile Apps: A Multi-Disciplinary Perspective"
- 07/26/13: Paper to appear in ASE New Ideas track, "Randomizing Regression Tests Using Game Theory."
- 07/01/13: Awarded NSF grant, "Helping Developers Improve the Energy Consumption of Smartphone Applications."
- 06/02/13: Paper to appear at FSE, "Identifying Message Flow in Distributed Event-Based Systems."
- 05/01/13: Paper to appear at ISSTA, "Calculating Source Line Level Energy Information for Android Applications."