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Counsell, S. (Accepted) 'Evolutionary algorithms for grouping high dimensional Email data'. Intelligent Data Analysis.

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Sacchi, L., Tucker, A., Counsell, S., Garway-Heath, D. and Swift, S. (2014) 'Improving predictive models of glaucoma severity by incorporating quality indicators'. Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, 60 (2). pp. 103 - 112. ISSN: 0933-3657 Open Access Link

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Alhajri, RA., Counsell, S. and Liu, X. (2013) 'Investigating attributes affecting the performance of WBI users'. Computers and Education, 68. pp. 117 - 128. ISSN: 0360-1315 Open Access Link

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Hameed, MA., Counsell, S. and Swift, S. (2012) 'A meta-analysis of relationships between organizational characteristics and IT innovation adoption in organizations'. Information and Management, 49 (5). pp. 218 - 232. ISSN: 1872-7530 Open Access Link

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Hall, T., Beecham, S., Bowes, D., Gray, D. and Counsell, S. (2012) 'A systematic literature review of fault prediction performance in software engineering'. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, 38 (6). pp. 1276 - 1304. ISSN: 0098-5589 Open Access Link

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Mubarak, A., Counsell, S. and Hierons, RM. (2011) 'An evolutionary study of fan-in and fan-out metrics in OSS'. International Journal of Information System Modelling and Design, 2 (4). pp. 1 - 26. ISSN: 1947-8186

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Hamza, H. and Counsell, S. (2011) 'Using scoped memory in RTSJ applications: Dynamic analysis of memory consumption'.37th EUROMICRO Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications. Oulu, Finland. 30 - 2 September

Conference paper

Gatrell, M. and Counsell, S. (2011) 'Design patterns and fault-proneness a study of commercial C# software'.5th International Conference on Research Challenges in Information Science (RCIS 2011). Gosier. 19 - 21 May IEEE. pp. 1 - 8. ISSN: 2151-1349

Conference paper

AbouTrab, MS., Counsell, S. and Hierons, RM. (2011) 'GeTex: A tool for testing real-time embedded systems using can applications'.18th IEEE International Conference and Workshops on Engineering of Computer Based Systems (ECBS). Las Vegas, NV. 27 - 29 April IEEE. pp. 61 - 70.

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Counsell, S., Hierons, RM., Hamza, H., Black, S. and Durrand, M. (2010) 'Exploring the eradication of code smells: An empirical and theoretical perspective'. Advances in Software Engineering, 2010. pp. 820103 - 820103. ISSN: 1687-8655 Open Access Link

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Hamza, H. and Counsell, S. (2010) 'The impact of varying memory region numbers and nesting on RTSJ execution time'.3rd International Conference on Computer and Electrical Engineering (ICCEE 2010). Chengdu, China. 16 - 18 November IEEE.

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Counsell, S., Loizou, G. and Najjar, R. (2010) 'Evaluation of the 'replace constructors with creation methods' refactoring in Java systems'. IET Software, 4 (5). pp. 318 - 333. ISSN: 1751-8806

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Dan, H., Hierons, RM. and Counsell, S. (2010) 'Non-local choice and implied scenarios'.8th IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Formal Methods (SEFM 2010). Pisa, Italy. 13 - 18 September IEEE. pp. 53 - 62.

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AbouTrab, M., Alrouh, B., Counsell, S., Hierons, RM. and Ghinea, G. (2010) 'A multi-criteria decision making framework for real time model-based testing'.Testing: Academic & Industrial Conference Practice and Research Techniques, 2010 (TAIC PART 2010). Windsor, UK. 3 - 5 September Springer.

Conference paper

Hamza, H. and Counsell, S. (2010) 'Improving the performance of scoped memory in RTSJ applications'.36th EUROMICRO Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications (SEAA 2010). Lille, France. 1 - 3 September IEEE.

Conference paper

Counsell, S., Hall, T., Nasseri, E. and Bowes, D. (2010) 'An analysis of the "inconclusive' change report category in OSS assisted by a program slicing metric'.36th EUROMICRO Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications (SEAA 2010). Lille, France. 1 - 3 September IEEE. pp. 283 - 286. ISSN: 1089-6503

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Counsell, S., Hall, T. and Bowes, D. (2010) 'A theoretical and empirical analysis of three slice-based metrics for cohesion'. International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, 20 (5). pp. 609 - 636. ISSN: 0218-1940

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Tucker, A., Swift, S., Counsell, S., Kent, S., Dickie, J., Liu, K. and et al. (2010) 'Data mining the millennium seedbank at Kew'.Workshop on Data Mining in Agriculture (DMA 2010) at the Industrial Conference on Data Mining (ICDM). Berlin/Germany. 14[unpublished]

Conference paper

Counsell, S., Hamza, H. and Hierons, RM. (2010) 'The ‘deception’ of code smells: An empirical investigation'.32nd International Conference on Information Technology Interfaces (ITI 2010). Cavtat / Dubrovnik, Croatia. 21 - 24 June IEEE. pp. 683 - 688. ISSN: 1330-1012

Conference paper

Nasseri, E., Counsell, S. and Tempero, E. (2010) 'An empirical study of fan-in and fan-out in Java OSS'.8th ACIS International Conference on Software Engineering Research, Management and Applications (SERA 2010). Montreal, Canada. 24 - 26 May IEEE.

Conference paper

Mubarak, A., Counsell, S. and Hierons, RM. (2010) 'An evolutionary study of fan-in and fan-out metrics in OSS'.Fourth International Conference on Research Challenges in Information Science (RCIS 2010). Nice, France. 19 - 21 May IEEE. pp. 473 - 482. ISSN: 2151-1349

Conference paper

Mubarak, A., Counsell, S. and Hierons, RM. (2010) 'An empirical study of "removed" classes in Java Open-Source systems', in Elleithy, K. (ed.) Advanced Techniques in Computing Sciences and Software Engineering. Springer. pp. 99 - 104. ISBN 13: 978-90-481-3659-9.

Book chapter

Counsell, S., Loizou, G. and Najjar, R. (2010) 'Is manual data collection hampered by the presence of inner classes or class size?', in Elleithy, K. (ed.) Advanced Techniques in Computing Sciences and Software Engineering. Springer. pp. 91 - 97.

Book chapter

Nasseri, E., Counsell, S. and Shepperd, M. (2010) 'Class movement and re-location: an empirical study of Java inheritance evolution'. Journal of Systems and Software, 83 (2). pp. 303 - 315. ISSN: 0164-1212 Open Access Link

Journal article

Abou Trab, MS., Alrouh, B., Counsell, S., Hierons, RM. and Ghinea, G. (2010) 'A multi-criteria decision making framework for real time model-based testing', in Bottaci, L. and Fraser, G. (eds.) Testing - Practice and Research Techniques: Proceedings of the 5th International Academic and Industrial Conference (TAIC PART 2010). Berlin/Heidelberg : Springer. , 6303. pp. 194 - 197. ISBN 10: 3-642-15584-7. ISBN 13: 978-3-642-15584-0.

Book chapter

Gatrell, M., Counsell, S. and Hall, T. (2009) 'Design patterns and change proneness: a replication using proprietary C# software'.16th Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE 2009). Lille, France. 13 - 16 October IEEE Computer Society. pp. 160 - 164.

Conference paper

Nasseri, E. and Counsell, S. (2009) 'System Evolution at the Attribute Level: An Empirical Study of Three Java OSS and their Refactorings'.31st International Conference on Information Technology Interfaces. Cavtat, CROATIA. 22 - 25 June SRCE UNIV COMPUTING CENTRE, UNIV ZAGREB. pp. 653 - 658. ISSN: 1330-1012

Conference paper

Cain, J., Counsell, S., Swift, S. and Tucker, A. (2009) 'An application of intelligent data analysis techniques to a large software engineering dataset'. Springer. pp. 261 - 272.

Conference paper

Hamza, H., Counsell, S., Hall, T. and Loizou, G. (2008) 'Code smell eradication and associated refactoring'.2nd European Computing Conference 2008. Malta. 11 - 13 September[unpublished]

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Aboutrab, MS., Counsell, S. and Hall, T. (2008) 'A theoretical and empirical analysis of a TTCN-3 coupling metric'.2nd European Computing Conference 2008. Malta. 11 - 13 September[unpublished]

Conference paper

Parkinson, ST., Counsell, S., Norman, M., Hierons, RM. and Lycett, M. (2008) 'The precursor to an industrial software metrics program'.30th International Conference on Information Technology Interfaces. Cavtat, Croatia. 23 - 26 June IEEE. pp. 221 - 226.Open Access Link

Conference paper

Counsell, S. (2008) 'Is the need to follow chains a possible deterrent to certain refactorings and an inducement to others?'.2nd International Conference on Research Challenges in Information Science (RCIS 2008). Marrakech, Morocco. 3 - 6 June

Conference paper

Counsell, S., Swift, S. and Hierons, RA. (2008) 'A test taxonomy applied to the mechanics of java refactorings', in Sobh, T. (ed.) Advances in Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering. pp. 497 - 502.

Book chapter

Stopford, B. and Counsell, S. (2008) 'A framework for the simulation of structural software evolution'. ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation (TOMACS), 18 (4). ISSN: 1049-3301 Open Access Link

Journal article

Counsell, S. (2008) 'Do student developers differ from industrial developers?'.30th International Conference on Information Technology Interfaces.

Conference paper

Dan, H., Hierons, RM. and Counsell, S. (2007) 'A thread-tag based semantics for sequence diagrams'.5th IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Formal Methods (SEFM 2007). London, UK. 10 - 14 SeptemberOpen Access Link

Conference paper

Counsell, S., Hierons, RM. and Loizou, G. (2007) 'A meta-analysis approach to refactoring and XP'.5th IEEE/ACS International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications. Open Access Link

Conference paper

Counsell, S., Loizou, G. and Najjar, R. (2007) 'Quality of manual data collection in Java software: an empirical investigation'. Empirical Software Engineering, 12 (3). pp. 275 - 293. ISSN: 1382-3256

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Dan, H., Hierons, RM. and Counsell, S. (2007) 'Thread-based analysis of sequence diagrams', inFormal Techniques for Networked and Distributed Systems (FORTE 2007). , 4574/2007. pp. 19 - 34.

Book chapter

Counsell, S. and Mendes, E. (2007) 'Size and frequency of class change from a refactoring perspective'.3rd International IEEE Workshop on Software Evolvability. [unpublished]

Conference paper

Counsell, S., Phalp, K., Mendes, E. and Geddes, S. (2006) 'The concerns of prototypers and their mitigating practices: an industrial case-study'.7th International Conference on Product-Focused Software Process Improvement. ISSN: 0302-9743

Conference paper

Advani, D., Hassoun, Y. and Counsell, S. (2006) 'Understanding the complexity of refactoring in software systems: a tool-based approach'. International Journal of General Systems, 35 (3). pp. 329 - 346. ISSN: 0308-1079

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Counsell, S., Swift, S. and Crampton, J. (2006) 'The interpretation and utility of three cohesion metrics for object-oriented design'. ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology, 15 (2). pp. 123 - 149. ISSN: 1049-331X

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Counsell, S., Swift, S., Tucker, A. and Mendes, E. (2006) 'Object-oriented cohesion subjectivity amongst experienced and novice developers: an empirical study'. ACM SIGSOFT Software Engineering Notes, 31 (5). pp. 1 - 10. ISSN: 0163-5948

Journal article

Mendes, E., Mosley, N. and Counsell, S. (2006) 'The need for web engineering: an introduction', in Mendes, E. and Mosley, N. (eds.) Web Engineering. pp. 1 - 26. ISBN 13: 978-3-540-28196-2.

Book chapter

Black, S., Counsell, S., Hall, T. and Wernick, P. (2006) 'Using program slicing to identify faults in software'.Dagstuhl Seminar Proceedings.

Conference paper

Stopford, B. and Counsell, S. (2006) 'Simulating the structural evolution of software'.1st Joint Conference of the Software Process Workshop/International Workshop on Software Process Simulation and Modeling (SPW/ProSim 2006). ISSN: 0302-9743

Conference paper

Counsell, S., Hierons, RM., Najjar, R., Loizou, G. and Hassoun, Y. (2006) 'The effectiveness of refactoring, based on a compatibility testing taxonomy and a dependency graph'.1st Testing - Academic and Industrial Conference. Open Access Link

Conference paper

Nasseri, E., Counsell, S. and Shepperd, MJ. (2006) 'An empirical study of evolution of inheritance in Java OSS'.International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering 2006. Open Access Link

Conference paper

Mendes, E., Mosley, N. and Counsell, S. (2006) 'Web effort estimation', in Mendes, E. and Mosley, N. (eds.) Web Engineering. pp. 29 - 73. ISBN 13: 978-3-540-28196-2.

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