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Dr. Liming Zhu
Principal Researcher &
Research Leader
National ICT Australia &

Conjoint Academic
School of CSE, UNSW &

Honorary Associate
School of IT, University of Sydney

Email: Liming.Zhu@nicta.com.au
or limingz@cse.unsw.edu.au
Tel: +61 2 93762138








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Publication

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Peer-reviewed Journal Papers

  1. L. Zhu, D. Xu, and et. al. "Achieving Reliable High Frequency Releases in Cloud Environments," IEEE Software, to appear.
  2. Q. Lu, X. Xu, L. Bass, L. Zhu, and W. Zhang, "A Tail-Tolerant Cloud API Wrapper," IEEE Software (Special Issue on Internet Computing), to appear.
  3. X. Xu, X. Ye, L. Zhu, and Q. Lu, "Role Network Model-Based Support for RESTful Business Processes," Data & Knowledge Engineering (DKE) vol. to appear, 2014.
  4. J. Zhang, J. Li, L. Zhu, R. Jeffery, J. Liu, and Q. Wang, "Investigating Dependencies in Software Requirements for Change Propagation Analysis," Information and Software Technology, vol.56, issue 1, 2014
  5. S. Phoomvuthisarn, Y. Liu, L. Zhu, Ross Jeffery, "An Architecture-based Approach to Interfacing a Market-based Model in Trust-based Service Systems," Tsinghua Science & Technology, vol. 18, pp. 554-567, 2013.
  6. Y. K. Chiam, M. Staples, X. Ye, and L. Zhu, "Applying a Selection Method to Choose Quality Attribute Techniques," Information and Software Technology, Volume 55, Number 8, pp. 1419–1436, 2013.
  7. Liu, Y., Liang, X., Xu, L., Staples, M., and Zhu, L. "Composing enterprise mashup components and services using architecture integration patterns". In Journal of Systems and Software, Elsevier, Vol. 84, No. 9, pp. 1436-1446, 2011
  8. X. Ye, X. Bing, ,L. Zhu, "A Deadlock Detection Method for Inter-organisational Business Process Based on Role Network Model",Advances in Information Sciences and Service Sciences", Vol. 3, No.10, pp. 486-496, 2011 
  9. L. Zhu, P. Mackie, "Back to the Future". Super Funds. Dec, pp.38-39, 2010
  10. U. Kannengiesser and L. Zhu, “An Ontologically-based Evaluatin of Software Design Methods,” The Knowledge Engineering Review (KER), vol.24 (1), pp.41-58, 2009.
  11. Chiam, Y.K., Staples, M., Zhu, L.: "Representation of Quality Attribute Techniques Using SPEM and EPF Composer," Software Process: Improvement and Practice, 2009.
  12. L. Zhu, L. Osterweil, M. Staples, U. Kannengiesser, B. Simidchieva, “Desiderata for Languages to be Used in the Definition of Reference Business Processes” International Journal of Software and Informatics (IJSI) , Volume 1, Issue 1, pp. 37-66, 2008
  13. L.Zhu, J. Liu, I. Gorton, N. B. Bui and R. Jeffery “MDABench: Customized Benchmark Generation Using MDA,” Journal of Systems and Software, Volume 80, Issue 2, pp. 265-282 2007
  14. L.Zhu, A. Aurum, I. Gorton, and R. Jeffery, “Tradeoff and Sensitivity Analysis in Software Architecture Evaluation Using Analytic Hierarchy Process,” Software Quality Journal, vol. 13 (4), pp. 357-375, 2005.
  15. J. Liu, L.Zhu, I. Gorton, “Model Driven Capacity Planning: Methods and Tools,” International Journal of CMG 2006,
  16. B. Kitchenham, H. Al-Kilidar, M. Ali Babar, M. Berry, K. Cox, J. Keung, F. Kurniawati, M. Staples, J. Zhang and L.Zhu (2006), Evaluating Guidelines for Empirical Software Engineering Studies, Journal of Empirical Software Engineering, 2007. (conditionally accepted)
  17. M. Ali Babar, B. Kitchenham, L.Zhu, and R. Jeffery, “An Empirical Study of Groupware Support for Distributed Software Architecture Evaluation Process,” Journal of Systems and Software 79(7): 912-925 (2006).

    Book and Book Chapters
  18. L. Bass, I. Weber, L. Zhu "DevOps: A Software Architect's Perspective", to be published, 2015
  19. with L. Zhu, Chapter 6 Interoperability, in Software Architecture in Practice, 3rd Ed., 2012
  20. L.Zhu, Chapter “Model Driven Architecture (MDA),” in Essential Software Architecture, I. Gorton, 2nd Ed., 2011
  21. Kannengiesser, U. and L. Zhu, Concise Architectures for Flexible Business Processes, in Business Process Modeling: Software Engineering, Analysis and Applications. 2010.
  22. L.Zhu “Model Driven Architecture (MDA),” in Essential Software Architecture, I. Gorton, Ed., 2005.

    Peer-reviewed Conference and Workshop Papers
  23. D. Sun, L. Bass, A. Fekete, V. Gramoli, A. Tran, S. Xu, L. Zhu "Quantifying Failure Risk of Version Switch for Rolling Upgrade on Clouds," in 4th IEEE International Conference on Big Data and Cloud Computing (BDCloud), 2014.

  24. Lu, Qinghua; Zhu, Liming; Xu, Xiwei (Sherry); Li, Shanshan; Bass, Len; Zhang, Weishan,"Mechanisms and Architectures for Tail-Tolerant System Operations in Cloud", 6th USENIX Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Computing, 2014

  25. X. Xu, L. Zhu, I. Weber, L. Bass, and D. Sun, "POD-Diagnosis: Error Diagnosis of Sporadic Operations on Cloud Applications," in Proceedings of the 44th Annual IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), 2014.

  26. Min Fu, Liming Zhu, Len Bass and Anna Liu, "Recovery for failures in rolling upgrade on clouds", IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems (DSN) Workshop (DCDV 2014), June, 2014

  27. L. Zhu, D. Xu, X. Xu, A. B. Tran, I. Weber, and L. Bass, "Challenges in Practicing High Frequency Releases in Cloud Environments," in 2nd International Workshop on Release Engineering (RELENG), 2014.

  28. M. Fu, L. Zhu, and L. Bass, " A Recoverability-Oriented Analysis for Operations on Cloud Applications," in 11th Working IEEE/IFIP Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA), short papers, 2014.

  29. X. Xu, I. Weber, H. Wada, L. Bass, L. Zhu, and S. Teng, "Detecting Cloud Provisioning Errors Using an Annotated Process Model," in 2nd Workshop on Secure and Dependable Middleware for Cloud Monitoring and Management at Middleware, 2013.

  30. J. Li, L. Zhu, L. Bass, X. Xu, M. Fu, A. Liu, et al., "Challenges to Error Diagnosis in Hadoop Ecosystems," in 27th Large Installation System Administration Conference, 2013.

  31. J. Li, L. Zhu, X. Xu, Q. Lu, S. Sakr, P. Bannerman, et al., "Improving Availability for Cloud-Based Applications through Deployment Choices," in IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing, 2013.
  32. Q. Lu, X. Xu, L. Zhu, L. Bass, J. Li, S. Sakr, et al., "Incorporating Uncertainty into in-Cloud Application Deployment Decisions for Availability," in IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing, 2013.
  33. X. Xu, L. Zhu, J. Li, L. Bass, Q. Lu, and M. Fu, "Modeling and Analysing Operation Processes for Dependability," in IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), Fast Abstract, 2013
  34. X. Xu, Q. Lu, L. Zhu, Z. Li, S. Sakr, H. Wada, et al., "Availability Analysis of In-Cloud Applications," in International Symposium on Architecting Critical Systems (ISARCS), 2013.
  35. Q. Lu, L. Zhu, L. Bass, X. Xu, Z. Li, and H. Wada, "API Issues: an Empirical Study and Impact," in 9th International ACM Sigsoft Conference on the Quality of Software Architectures (QoSA), Vancouver, Canada, 2013.
  36. L. Bass, R. Jeffery, H. Wada, I. Weber, and L. Zhu, "Eliciting Operations Requirements for Applications," in International Workshop on Release Engineering at ICSE 2013.
  37. X. Xu, I. Weber, L. Zhu, Y. Liu, P. Rimba and Q. Lu, "BPMashup: Dynamic execution of RESTful processes" in 10th International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC), Shanghai, China, 2012
  38. Q. Lu, X. Xu, V. Tosic, and L. Zhu, "Application of Business-Driven Decision Making to RESTful Business Processes," in 10th International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC), Shanghai, China, 2012 (acceptance rate: 17%)
  39. Y. Chen, X. Xu, and L. Zhu, "Web Platform API Design Principles and Service Contract," in Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC), 2012.
  40. I. Kuz, L. Zhu, L. Bass, M. Staples, and X. Xu, "An Architectural Approach for Cost Effective Trustworthy Systems," in Working IEEE/IFIP Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA), 2012.
  41. L. Zhao, S. Sakr, L. Zhu, X. Xu, and A. Liu, "An Architecture Framework for Application-Managed Scaling of Cloud-Hosted Relational Databases," in Nordic Symposium on Cloud Computing & Internet Technologies, Helsinki, Finland, 2012.
  42. L. Zhu, X. Xu, and L. Bass, "Data Management Requirements for a Knowledge Discovery Platform," in Architectures and Platforms for Knowledge Discovery from Data Workshop (APKDD) at WICSA, 2012.
  43. J. Li, R. Jeffery, K. H. Fung, L. Zhu, Q. Wang, and H. Zhang, "A Business Process-driven Approach for Requirements Dependency Analysis," in International Conference on Business Process Management (BPM12), Tallinn, Estonia, 2012.
  44. D. Kusumo, M. Staples, L. Zhu, and R. Jeffery, "Analyzing Differences in Risk Perceptions between Developers and Acquirers in OTS-based Custom Software Projects Using Stakeholder Analysis," in International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement (ESEM), Banff, Canada, 2012.
  45. J. Andronick, R. Jeffery, G. Klein, R. Kolanski, M. Staples, H. Zhang, and L. Zhu, "Large-Scale Formal Verification in Practice: A Process Perspective," in International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE), Zurich/Switzerland, 2012.
  46. H. Zhang, G. Klein, M. Staples, J. Andronick, L. Zhu, and R. Kolanski, "Simulation Modeling of A Large Scale Formal Verification Process," in International Conference on Software and System Process (ICSSP), Zurich, Switzerland, 2012.
  47. J. Brondum and L. Zhu, "Visualising Architectural Dependencies," in 3rd International Workshop on Managing Technical Debt (MDT), Zurich, Switzerland, 2012.
  48. J. Li, H. Zhang, L. Zhu, R. Jeffery, Q. Wang and M. Li, "Preliminary Results of A Systematic Review on Requirements Evolution", in 16th International Conference on Evaluation & Assessment in Software Engineering (EASE), Ciudad Real, Spain, 2012
  49. D. Kusumo, M. Staples, L. Zhu, H. Zhang and R. Jeffery, "Risks of Off-The-Shelf-based Software Acquisition and Development: A Systematic Mapping Study and A Survey", in 16th International Conference on Evaluation & Assessment in Software Engineering (EASE), Ciudad Real, Spain, 2012
  50. J. Li, L. Zhu, R. Jeffery, Y. Liu, Q. Wang, M. Li and H.Zhang,"An Initial Evaluation of Requirements Dependency Types in Change Propagation Analysis", in 16th International Conference on Evaluation & Assessment in Software Engineering (EASE), Ciudad Real, Spain, 2012 [Best Paper Award]
  51. D. Kusumo, M. Satples, L. Zhu, H. Zhang"A Systematic Mapping Study on Off-The-Shelf-based Software Acquisition", in ACIS 2011
  52. H. Zhang, R. Jeffery, D. Houston, L. Huang and L. Zhu. Impact of Process Simulation on Software Practice: An Initial Report. In: International Conference on Software Engineering - Impact Track.; 2011.
  53. Xu, X., L. Zhu, U. Kannengiesser and Y. Liu. An Architectural Style for Process-Intensive Web Information Systems. in The 11th Internation Conference On Web Information System Engineering (WISE). 2010. Hong Kong.
  54. Lu, Q., X. Xu, V. Tosic, J. Keung and L. Zhu. Integration of RESTfulBP with BDIM Decision Making. in ACM/IFIP/USENIX 11th International Middleware Conference. 2010.
  55. U. Kannengiesser and L. Zhu, "Rationale in Semi-Structured Processes", in the International Workshop on Traceability and Compliance of Semi-Structured Processes (TC4SP 2010) at BPM 2010 
  56. S. Phoomvuthisarn, Y. Liu, L. Zhu, "An Architectural Approach to Composing Reputation-based Distributed Services", in the 4th European Conference on Software Architecture (ECSA 2010)
  57.  Y.K. Chiam, M. Staples, L. Zhu, "Systematic Selection of Quality Attribute Techniques" in The 11th International  Conference on Product Focused Software  Development and Process Improvement (PROFES 2010)
  58. J. Brondum, L. Zhu, "Towards an Architectural Viewpoint for Systems of Software Intensive Systems," in the  International Workshop on SHAring and Reusing architectural Knowledge - (SHARK) at ICSE 2010
  59. Y. Liu, X. Liang, L. Xu, M. Staples, and L. Zhu, "Using Architecture Integration Patterns to Compose Enterprise Mashups," in IEEE Working Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA) and European Conference on Software Architecture (ECSA), 2009.
  60. X. Xu, L. Zhu, Y. Liu, and M. Staples, "Architecting Method for Distributed Process-Intensive Systems," in IEEE Working Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA) and European Conference on Software Architecture (ECSA), 2009. 
  61. Chiam, Y.K., M. Staples, L. Zhu: Representation of Quality Attribute Techniques Using SPEM and EPF Composer. In: European Software Process Improvement (EuroSPI). CCIS. Springer, 2009
  62. Chiam, Y.K., Zhu, L., Staples, M.: Quality Attribute Techniques Framework. In: European Software Process Improvement (EuroSPI). CCIS. Springer, 2009
  63. L. Zhu, T. T. Tran, M. Staples, and R. Jeffery, "Technical Software Development Process in the XML Domain," in International Conference on Software Process (ICSP), 2009.
  64. L. Zhu and L. Yan, "Model Driven Development with Non-Functional Aspects," in Early Aspects Workshop at ICSE 2009.
  65. X. Liang, Y. Liu, and L. Zhu, "Component-based Approach to Developing Thematic Mashups," in Australian Software Engineering Conference (ASWEC), 2009.
  66. P. Bannerman, L. Zhu, “Standardization as a Business Ecosystem Enabler,” in International Workshop on Enabling Service Business Ecosystems (ESBE’08) at ICSOC08, 2008.
  67. X. Xu, L. Zhu, J. Liu, and M. Staples, “Resource-Oriented Architecture for Business Processes,” in Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC), 2008.
  68. N. B. Bui, L. Zhu, Y. Liu, V. Tosic, and R. Jeffery, “Automating Web Service Development Using a Unified Model,” in Modeling, Design, and Analysis for Service-oriented Architectures Workshop (MDA4SOA) at EDOC08, 2008.
  69. Zhu, L., M. Staples and V. Tosic, “On Creating Industry-Wide Reference Architectures,” in The 12th IEEE International EDOC Conference (EDOC’08), Munich, Germany, 2008.
  70. V. Tosic, J. Liu, and L. Zhu, “On Combining WS-Policy4MASC and ASF to Support Business-Driven Autonomic Service-Oriented Computing,” in 1st International Workshop on QoS in Self-healing Web Services QSWS-08 at Bussiness Process Management (BPM’08), 2008.
  71. Y. Liu, S. Truong, S. Chen, and L. Zhu, “Composing Adaptive Web Services on COTS Middleware,” in The IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS’08), 2008.
  72. L. Zhu, M. Staples, and R. Jeffery, “Scaling Up Software Architecture Evaluation Processes,” in International Conference on Software Process (ICSP’08) co-located with ICSE’08, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), 2008.
  73. M. a. Tan, Y. Liu, and L. Zhu, “Towards Process-based Composition of Self-Managing Service-Oriented Systems,” in International Workshop on Systems Development in SOA Environments, 2008.
  74. J. Zhang, R. Jeffery, and L. Zhu, “A Hybrid Model of Test-and-Fix Process in Incremental Development,” in International Conference on Software Process (ICSP’08) co-located with ICSE’08, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), 2008.
  75. H. Zhang, R. Jeffery, and L. Zhu, “Investigating Test-and-Fix Processes of Incremental Development Using Hybrid Process Simulation,” in 6th Workshop on Software Quality, 2008.
  76. X. Xu, L. Zhu, Y. Liu, and M. Staples, “Resource-Oriented Business Process Modeling for Ultra-Large-Scale Systems,” in Second International Workshop on Ultra-Large-Scale Software-Intensive Systems (ULSSIS 2008), co-located with ICSE, 2008.
  77. L. Zhu, L. Osterweil, M. Staples, U. Kannengiesser , “Challenges Observed in the Definition of Reference Business Processes”. 3rd International Workshop on Business Process Design (BPD’07) at the 5th International Conference on Business Process Management (BPM’07), 2007, Brisbane, Australia.
  78. L. Zhu and M. Staples, “Situational Method Quality,” in IFIP WG8.1 Working Conference on Situational Method Engineering: Fundamentals and Experiences (ME07), Geneva, Switzerland, 2007,Springer.
  79. Y. Liu, L. Zhu, L. Bass, I. Gorton, and M. Staples, “Non-Functional Property Driven Service Governance: Performance Implications,” in Non Functional Properties and Service Level Agreements in Service Oriented Computing Workshop (NFPSLA-SOC’07) at the 5th International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2007 ), 2007..
  80. L.Zhu, J. Liu, N. B. Bui, I. Gorton, “Revel8or: Model Driven Capacity Planning Tool Suite“,in Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2007), Minneapolis, USA, 2007.
  81. M. Nonaka, L. Zhu, M. Ali Babar, and M. Staples, “Impacts of Architecture and Quality Investment in Software Product Line Development,” in 11th International Softwarae Product Line Confernce (SPLC), Kyoto, Japan, 2007.
  82. Y. Liu, L.Zhu, and I. Gorton, “Performance Assessment for e-Government Services: An Experience Report,” in the 10th International ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on Component-Based Software Engineering (CBSE), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Boston, USA, 2007.
  83. Yan Liu, I. Gorton, and L.Zhu, “Performance Prediction of Service-Oriented Applications based on an Enterprise Service Bus,” in 31st Annual International Computer Software and Applications Conference, Beijing China, 2007. (acceptance rate: 18%)
  84. L.Zhu, R. Jeffery, M. Staples, M. Huo, and T. T. Tran, “Effects of Architecture and Technical Development Process on Micro-Process,” in Proceedings of the International Conference on Software Process (ICSP’07), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, co-located with ICSE’07,2007.
  85. V. Tosic, Y. Liu, L.Zhu , ” Towards Business Driven Autonomic Service-Oriented Computing”, in the Fourth International Workshop on Engineering Autonomic Software Systems, 2007
  86. L.Zhu, M. Staples, and R. Jeffery, “Reference Architecture for Lending Industry in ULS Systems,” in the First ICSE Workshop on Software Technologies for Ultra-Large-Scale (ULS) Systems at ICSE’07, 2007.
  87. L.Zhu, M. Staples, and I. Gorton, “An Infrastructure for Indexing and Organizing Best Practices,” in Realising Evidence-Based Software Engineering (REBSE2) workshop at ICSE 07, 2007.
  88. L.Zhu and I. Gorton, “UML Profiles for Design Decisons and Non-Functional Requirements,” in 2nd International Workshop on SHAring and Reusing architectural Knowledge - Architecture, Rationale, and Design Intent (SHARK/ADI 2007), co-located with ICSE ‘07, 2007.
  89. M. Nonaka, L.Zhu, M. Ali Barbar, M. Staples, “Project Delay Variability Simulation in Software Product Line Development,” in Proceedings of the International Conference on Software Process (ICSP’07), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, co-located with ICSE’07, 2007.
  90. M. Nonaka, L.Zhu, M. Ali Barbar, M. Staples, “Project Cost Overrun Simulation in Software Product Line Development,” in Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Product Focused Software Development and Process Improvement, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Riga, Latvia, 2007.
  91. N.B. Bui, L.Zhu, I. Gorton and Y. Liu, “Benchmark Generation using Domain Specific Modeling” in Proceedings of the Australia Software Engineering Conference (ASWEC ‘07), 2007. Melbourne, Australia
  92. B. Kitchenham, H. Al-Kilidar, M. Ali Babar, M. Berry, K. Cox, J. Keung, F. Kurniawati, M. Staples, J. Zhang and L.Zhu (2006), An Evaluation of Proposed Guidelines for Reporting Software Engineering Experiments, ISESE’06 – 5th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering, 21-22 September, Rio, Brasil (Best Paper Award)
  93. X. Ye, X. Yang, L.Zhu, N. Wang, and J. Qiu, “Horizontal Government Business Integration Using HRNM and Agent,” in Proceedings of the International Workshop on Agent-based Government Horizontal Business Integration ( IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence), 2006.
  94. J. Liu, L.Zhu, I. Gorton, “Model Driven Capacity Planning: Methods and Tools,” CMGA 2006, Best First Time Paper Award
  95. L.Zhu, I. Gorton, J. Liu, and N. B. Bui, “Model Driven Benchmark Generation for Web Services,” in Proceedings of the 2006 International Workshop on Service Oriented Software Engineering (IW-SOSE ‘06), 2006.
  96. L.Zhu, J. Liu, I. Gorton, and N. B. Bui, “Customized Benchmark Generation Using MDA,” in Proceedings of the 5th Working IEEE /IFIP Conference on Software Architecture, 2005. (Best Paper Award) (acceptance rate: 18%)
  97. L.Zhu, M. Ali Babar, and R. Jeffery, “Mining Patterns to Support Software Architecture Evaluation,” in Proceedings of the 4th Working IEEE /IFIP Conference on Software Architecture, 2004. (acceptance rate: 30%)
  98. L.Zhu, J. Liu, I. Gorton, and N. B. Bui, “MDAbench: A Tool for Customized Benchmark Generation Using MDA,” in Proceedings of the Object-Oriented Programming, Systems, Languages and Applications (OOPSLA), 2005.
  99. L.Zhu, M. Ali Babar, and R. Jeffery, “Distilling Scenarios from Patterns for Software Architecture Evaluation,” in Proceedings of the First European Workshop on Software Architecture, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2004.
  100. Gorton and L.Zhu, “Tool Support for Just-in-Time Architecture Reconstruction and Evaluation: An Experience Report,” in Proceedings of the 27th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE), 2005. (acceptance rate:20%)
  101. M. Ali-Babar, L.Zhu, and R. Jeffery, “A Framework for Classifying and Comparing Software Architecture Evaluation Methods,” in Proceedings of the Australian Software Engineering Conference, Melbourne, 2004.
  102. M. Ali Babar, I. Gorton, and L.Zhu, “Distributed Software Architecture Evaluation Process - A Position Paper,” in Proceedings of the Workshop on Cooperative Support for Distributed Software Engineering Processes, 2004.
  103. M. Ali Babar, L.Zhu, B. Kitchenham, and R. Jeffery, “An Exploratory Study of Groupware Support for Distributed Software Architecture Evaluation Process,” in Proceedings of the Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference, 2004.
  104. M. Huo, J. Verner, M. Ali Babar, and L.Zhu, “How does agility ensure quality?,” in Proceedings of the 28th International Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC 2004), Hongkong
  105. M. Huo, J. Verner, M. Ali Babar, and L.Zhu, “Agile Methods and Quality Assurance,” in Proceedings of the Second Workshop on Software Quality, co-located with 26th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2004).

    White Papers, Technical Reports and Thesis

  106. L. Zhu, M. Staples, and T. Nguyen, "The Need for Architecture Evaluation in the Acquisition of Software-Intensive Systems," , DSTO Technical Report, 2012.
  107. J. Keung, L. Zhu, T. Nguyen, "Data-intensive Quantitative Analysis using Case-based Reasoning (CBR)", DSTO Technical Report, 2010
  108. L. Zhu, T. Nguyen, T. Doan, J. Liu, "Model Driven Development for Technology Evaluation", Technical Report, 2009
  109. L.Zhu, B. Thomas, LIXI Visible Loans: Reference Architecture and Implementation Guide, LIXI (http://www.lixi.org.au), 2007
  110. L.Zhu, B. Thomas, LIXI Valuations: Reference Architecture and Implementation Guide, LIXI (http://www.lixi.org.au) 2007
  111. L.Zhu, Software Architecture Evaluation for Framework-based Systems, PhD Dissertation, University of New South Wales, 2006

    Edited Proceedings/Books

  112. D. Kim, X. Wei, I. Weber, L. Zhu, Proceeding of the First International Workshop on Dependability and Security of System Operation (DSSO), at DSN 2014. 
  113. L. Zhu, Proceeding of 11th Working IEEE/IFIP Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA) Companion Volume (Workshop papers), 2014
  114. H Zhang, L. Zhu, I. Kuz, 2nd International Workshop on Software Engineering for Embedded Systems (SEES'12) at ICSE2012
  115. L. Zhu, S. Chen, Y. Liu, I. Gorton, Proceedings of the 5th IEEE International Workshop on Software Engineering for Adaptive Software Systems (SEASS’11) at ICWS 2011
  116. N. Wang, X. Ye, L. Zhu, S. Ji, Proceeding of Workshop on Intelligent E-Government (IEG) at  IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence and International Conference on Intelligent Agent Technology, 2011
  117. S. Chen,  L. Zhu,Y. Liu, I. Gorton, Proceedings of the 4th IEEE International Workshop on Software Engineering for Adaptive Software Systems (SEASS’10) at ICWS 2010
  118. N. Wang, X. Ye, L. Zhu, S. Ji, Proceeding of Workshop on Intelligent E-Government (IEG) at  IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence and International Conference on Intelligent Agent Technology, 2010.
  119. S. Chen, Y. Liu, L. Zhu, I. Gorton, Proceedings of the 3rd IEEE International Workshop on Software Engineering for Adaptive Software Systems (SEASS’09) at ICWS 2009
  120. N. Wang, X. Ye, L. Zhu, S. Ji, Proceeding of Workshop on Intelligent E-Government (IEG) at  IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence and International Conference on Intelligent Agent Technology, 2009
  121. S. Chen, Y. Liu, L. Zhu, I. Gorton, Proceedings of the 2nd IEEE International Workshop on Software Engineering for Adaptive Software Systems (SEASS’08) at ICWS 2008
  122. N. Wang, X. Ye, L. Zhu, S. Ji, Proceeding of Workshop on Intelligent E-Government (IEG) at  IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence and International Conference on Intelligent Agent Technology, Sydney/Australia, Dec, 2008.
  123. Y. Liu, L. Zhu, Q. Wang, I. Gorton, S. Chen, Proceedings of the 1st IEEE International Workshop on Software Engineering for Adaptive Software Systems (SEASS’07) at Compsac 2007
  124. I. Gorton, L.Zhu, Y. Liu, Proceedings of the 1st Workshop on  MOdel Driven Development  for Middleware (MODDM’ 06) , Middleware 2006
  125. L.Zhu, Y. Liu, I. Gorton, I. Kuz, Tools for Model Driven Development minitrack, HICSS 40

Invited Talks (excluding paper presentations)

  1. "POD-Detection/Diagnosis: Error Detection and Diagnosis of Sporadic Operations on Cloud Applications", Berkeley AMPLab, 2014
  2. "Dependable Operation - Why it matters to performance management and capacity planning", CMG Australia, 2014
  3. "Dependable Cloud Computing", 5th USC/UMass/ISCAS/NICTA joint workshop 2013
  4. "Big Data Platforms", 4th ISCAS/USC/UMass/NICTA joint workshop, 2012
  5. “Applications of the REST Principle”, Open Publish 08, July, 2008
  6. “Beyond Design-by-Committee: how to push alternative ideas through open standards and open source”, OpenStandard 08
  7. “Visible Loan - a RESTful and Pub-Sub apporach”, LIXI Forum 07, Oct., 2007
  8. “Model Driven Development and Adaptive Middleware”, IBM Research Watson Research Center, Jan. 2007
  9. “Challenges in Adaptive Process-Product Relationship Research”, ISCAS (Chinese Academy of Science), Dec. 2006
  10. “Software Architecture Evaluation Research at NICTA”, presented at AWSA 2006 , April 2006
  11. “Metadata Repositories”, presented at Fujitsu, Feb 2006
  12. Capacity Planning and Management For Enterprise Applications, presented at joint middleware workshop at Sydney University, Feb 2006