Xiao Qu

Ph.D., Principal Scientist, CSM

ABB Corporate Research

Raleigh, NC, USA 27606

Email: qxshower@hotmail.com


I am a Principal Scientist in department of Software and Industrial Analytics at ABB Corporate Research in Raleigh, NC.

My research interests include Data Analytics (Statistical Data Analysis), Data Visualization, Software Engineering R&D, particularly Automated Software Testing, Combinatorial Interaction Testing ( pair-wise testing ), testing of Configurable Software Systems, Search Based Software Engineering. I have 10+ research and development experience in industry.

I have strong interest and competence in applied research that converts research ideas to real tools that are applicable for practitioners, I have led and participated in many R&D projects with successful results published in top tier international Software Engineering conferences.

I completed my Ph.D in Computer Science in August 2010. I was a Ph.D student with Dr. Myra Cohen in Computer Science and Engineering at University of Nebraska-Lincoln. I received my M.S. and B.S. in Computer Science at SiChuan University.