The continuous demand for ever more complex software systems and the emergence of new computing platforms pose significant challenges for the reliability and security of software applications. The research of the Software Reliability Group (SRG) at Imperial College London focuses on designing novel techniques for improving the quality and dependability of software, with an emphasis on building practical tools for automatically finding software bugs, generating high-quality test suites, verifying the absence of certain types of bugs, and allowing applications to survive critical errors. Our research spans the areas of software engineering, software testing, computer systems and computer security, and is generously sponsored by the UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), Google, Microsoft Research and ARM.

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Latest Publications

  • Analysing the Program Analyser

    Cristian Cadar, Alastair Donaldson

    International Conference on Software Engineering, Visions of 2025 and Beyond Track (ICSE V2025)

  • Shadow of a Doubt: Testing for Divergences Between Software Versions

    Hristina Palikareva, Tomasz Kuchta, Cristian Cadar

    International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2016)

  • Symbooglix: A Symbolic Execution Engine for Boogie Programs

    Daniel Liew, Cristian Cadar, Alastair Donaldson

    IEEE International Conference on Software Testing, Verification, and Validation (ICST 2016)

  • Towards Deployment-Time Dynamic Analysis of Server Applications

    Luís Pina, Cristian Cadar

    Proceedings of the 13th International Workshop on Dynamic Analysis (WODA 2015)

  • Targeted Program Transformations for Symbolic Execution

    Cristian Cadar

    European Software Engineering Conference / Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering New Ideas Track (ESEC/FSE NI 2015)

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