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McMillan and McBurney Win Best Paper Award at ICSE 2014

Virginia Watterson • DATE: July 8, 2014

Professor Collin McMillan and grad student, Will McBurney recently received the Best Paper Award at the “International Conference on Program Comprehension” which took place simultaneously with the International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2014) in Hyderabad, India. The paper titled "Improving Topic Model Source Code Summarization" is about automatic documentation of method context. The goal of automatic documentation of method context is to remove humans from the loop of writing much "formulaic" documentation such as summaries for JavaDocs.