Computer & Information Sciences
NSF GRFP Recipient
Expected graduation May 2010
Proposed May 2008
Masters May 2005
Passed Prelims Jan 2005
Entered program Sep 2003
I am a member of the Natural Language
Program Analysis (NLPA) Group
in the Software Analysis and Compilation Lab under
the advisement of Lori Pollock and K. Vijay-Shanker. My research focuses on using natural language clues in conjunction with more traditional program analysis to improve software tools for program comprehension and maintenance.
Recent Publications (complete list)
- "Automatically Capturing Source Code Context of NL-Queries for Software Maintenance and Reuse." Emily Hill, Lori Pollock, and K. Vijay-Shanker.
International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE '09), May 2009.
- "AMAP: Automatically Mining Abbreviation Expansions in
Programs to Enhance Software Maintenance Tools." Emily Hill, Zachary P.
Fry, Haley Boyd, Giriprasad Sridhara, Yana Novikova, Lori Pollock, and K.
Vijay-Shanker. MSR 2008: 5th Working Conference on Mining Software
Repositories. May 2008. Best Paper Award.
- "Exploring the Neighborhood with Dora to Expedite
Software Maintenance." Emily Hill, Lori Pollock, and K. Vijay-Shanker.
International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE '07).