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Dr. Liming Zhu
Research Director
Software & Computational Systems, Data61 | CSIRO &

Conjoint Full Professor
School of CSE, UNSW

Email: Liming.Zhu@data61.csiro.au (W)
limingz@cse.unsw.edu.au (W)
liming.zhu@gmail.com (P)
Tel: +61 2 94905638








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Publication

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Peer-reviewed Journal Papers

  1. Ingo Weber, Surya Nepal and Liming Zhu, "Developing dependable and secure cloud applications", IEEE Internet Computing, Volume 20, Number 3, pp. 74-79, May, 2016
  2. Dongyao Wu, Sherif Sakr, Liming Zhu, etc. “HDM: A Composable Framework for Big Data Processing”, submitted to IEEE Transaction on Big Data
  3. Daniel Sun, Min Fu, Liming Zhu, Li Guoqiang and Qinghua Lu, "Non-intrusive anomaly detection with streaming metrics and logs for DevOps in public clouds", IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, 2016
  4. Dongyao Wu, Liming Zhu, Xiwei Xu, etc. “A Pipeline Framework for heterogeneous Execution Environment of Big Data Processing”, IEEE Software special issue on Big Data. 2016
  5. Ingo Weber, Surya Nepal, Liming Zhu, "Developing Dependable and Secure Cloud Applications", IEEE Computing, 2016
  6. Qinghua Lu, Liming Zhu, Sherry Xu, Valadimir Tosic, Dipesh Chauhan and Weishan Zhang, "A unified business-driven cloud management framework", Transactions on Services Computing, 2015
  7. L. Zhu, D. Xu, and et. al. "Achieving Reliable High Frequency Releases in Cloud Environments," IEEE Software (Special Issue on Release Engineering), 2015.
  8. Q. Lu, X. Xu, L. Bass, L. Zhu, and W. Zhang, "A Tail-Tolerant Cloud API Wrapper," IEEE Software (Special Issue on Internet Computing), 2015.
  9. 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.
  10. 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
  11. 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.
  12. 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.
  13. 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
  14. 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 
  15. L. Zhu, P. Mackie, "Back to the Future". Super Funds. Dec, pp.38-39, 2010
  16. 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.
  17. Chiam, Y.K., Staples, M., Zhu, L.: "Representation of Quality Attribute Techniques Using SPEM and EPF Composer," Software Process: Improvement and Practice, 2009.
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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.
  21. J. Liu, L.Zhu, I. Gorton, “Model Driven Capacity Planning: Methods and Tools,” International Journal of CMG 2006,
  22. 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)
  23. 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, Book Chapters and Edited Books/Special Issues
  24. Liming Zhu, Len Bass, George Champlin-Scharff, IEEE Special Issue on Software Engineering for DevOps, 2016
  25. L. Bass, I. Weber, L. Zhu "DevOps: A Software Architect's Perspective", SEI Series, Addison-Wesley, published, 2015
  26. with L. Zhu, Chapter 6 Interoperability, in Software Architecture in Practice, 3rd Ed., 2012
  27. L.Zhu, Chapter “Model Driven Architecture (MDA),” in Essential Software Architecture, I. Gorton, 2nd Ed., 2011
  28. Kannengiesser, U. and L. Zhu, Concise Architectures for Flexible Business Processes, in Business Process Modeling: Software Engineering, Analysis and Applications. 2010.
  29. L.Zhu “Model Driven Architecture (MDA),” in Essential Software Architecture, I. Gorton, Ed., 2005.

    Peer-reviewed Conference and Workshop Papers
  30. Min Fu, Liming Zhu, Ingo Weber, Len Bass, Anna Liu and Sherry Xu, "Process-oriented non-intrusive recovery for sporadic operations on cloud", DSN 2016, Toulouse, France, July, 2016

  31. Sherry Xu, Cesare Pautasso, Liming Zhu, Vincent Gramoli, Alexander Ponomarev, An Binh Tran and Shiping Chen, "The blockchain as a software connector", WICSA 2016, Venice, Italy, April, 2016

  32. Iman Avazpour, John Grundy, L Zhu, "V for Variety: Lessons Learned From Complex Smart Cities Data Harmonization and Integration", smart cities workshop in PerfCom 2016

  33. D. Wu, S. Sakr, L. Zhu, and Q. Lu, "Composable and Efficient Functional Big Data Processing Framework," in IEEE International Conference on Big Data, Santa Clara, 2015.

  34. Daniel Sun, Daniel Guimarans, Alan Fekete, Vincent Gramoli and Liming Zhu, "Multi-objective optimisation for rolling upgrade allowing for failures in clouds," IEEE Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems (SRDS), Canada, September, 2015

  35. Philipp Hoenisch, Ingo Weber, Stefan Schulte, Liming Zhu and Alan Fekete, "Four-fold auto-scaling on a contemporary deployment platform using docker containers,"International Conference on Service Oriented Computing, Goa, India, November, 2015

  36. Paul Rimba, Liming Zhu, Sherry Xu and Daniel Sun, "Building secure applications using pattern-based design fragments,"The Second International Workshop on Dependability and Security of System Operation, Montreal, Canada, September, 2015

  37. Sherry Xu, Liming Zhu, Daniel Sun, An Binh Tran, Ingo Weber, Min Fu and Len Bass, "Error diagnosis of cloud application operation using bayesian networks and online optimisation", 11th European Dependable Computing Conference (EDCC), 2015

  38. Paul Rimba, Liming Zhu, Len Bass, Ihor Kuz, Steve Reeves, "Composing Patterns to Construct Secure Systems", 11th European Dependable Computing Conference (EDCC), 2015.

  39. Ingo Weber, Chao Li, Len Bass, Sherry Xu and Liming Zhu, "Discovering and visualizing operations processes with POD-Discovery and POD-Viz", International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June, 2015

  40. Dwarakanathan Srini, Len Bass and Liming Zhu, "Cloud application HA using SDN to ensure QoS", IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing, New York, USA, June, 2015

  41. Ingo Weber, Chao Li, Len Bass, Sherry Xu and Liming Zhu,"Discovering and visualizing operations processes with POD-Discovery and POD-Viz", International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June, 2015

  42. D. Xu, D. Wu, X. Xu, L. Zhu, and L. Bass, "Making Real Time Data Analytics Available as a Service," in Quality of Software Architecture (QoSA), 2015.

  43. Xiwei Xu, L. Zhu, M. Fu, D. Sun, A. B. Tran, S. Dwarakanathan, et al., "Crying Wolf and Meaning it: Reducing False Alarms in Monitoring of Sporadic Operations through POD-Monitor," in Internatioanl Workshop on Complex faUlts and Failures in LargE Software Systems (COUFLESS) at ICSE, 2015.

  44. L. Bass, R. Holz, P. Rimba, A. B. Tran, and L. Zhu, "Securing a Deployment Pipeline," in 3rd International Workshop on Release Engineering (RELENG), 2015.
  45. 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.

  46. 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

  47. 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.

  48. 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

  49. 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.

  50. 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.

  51. 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.

  52. 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.

  53. 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.
  54. 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.
  55. 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
  56. 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.
  57. 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.
  58. 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.
  59. 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
  60. 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%)
  61. Y. Chen, X. Xu, and L. Zhu, "Web Platform API Design Principles and Service Contract," in Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC), 2012.
  62. 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.
  63. 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.
  64. 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.
  65. 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.
  66. 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.
  67. 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.
  68. 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.
  69. J. Brondum and L. Zhu, "Visualising Architectural Dependencies," in 3rd International Workshop on Managing Technical Debt (MDT), Zurich, Switzerland, 2012.
  70. 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
  71. 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
  72. 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]
  73. D. Kusumo, M. Satples, L. Zhu, H. Zhang"A Systematic Mapping Study on Off-The-Shelf-based Software Acquisition", in ACIS 2011
  74. 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.
  75. 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.
  76. 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.
  77. 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 
  78. 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)
  79.  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)
  80. 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
  81. 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.
  82. 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. 
  83. 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
  84. Chiam, Y.K., Zhu, L., Staples, M.: Quality Attribute Techniques Framework. In: European Software Process Improvement (EuroSPI). CCIS. Springer, 2009
  85. 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.
  86. L. Zhu and L. Yan, "Model Driven Development with Non-Functional Aspects," in Early Aspects Workshop at ICSE 2009.
  87. X. Liang, Y. Liu, and L. Zhu, "Component-based Approach to Developing Thematic Mashups," in Australian Software Engineering Conference (ASWEC), 2009.
  88. P. Bannerman, L. Zhu, “Standardization as a Business Ecosystem Enabler,” in International Workshop on Enabling Service Business Ecosystems (ESBE’08) at ICSOC08, 2008.
  89. X. Xu, L. Zhu, J. Liu, and M. Staples, “Resource-Oriented Architecture for Business Processes,” in Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC), 2008.
  90. 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.
  91. 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.
  92. 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.
  93. 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.
  94. 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.
  95. 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.
  96. 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.
  97. 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.
  98. 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.
  99. 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.
  100. 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.
  101. 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..
  102. 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.
  103. 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.
  104. 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.
  105. 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%)
  106. 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.
  107. V. Tosic, Y. Liu, L.Zhu , ” Towards Business Driven Autonomic Service-Oriented Computing”, in the Fourth International Workshop on Engineering Autonomic Software Systems, 2007
  108. 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.
  109. 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.
  110. 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.
  111. 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.
  112. 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.
  113. 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
  114. 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)
  115. 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.
  116. J. Liu, L.Zhu, I. Gorton, “Model Driven Capacity Planning: Methods and Tools,” CMGA 2006, Best First Time Paper Award
  117. 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.
  118. 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%)
  119. 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%)
  120. 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.
  121. 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.
  122. 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%)
  123. 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.
  124. 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.
  125. 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.
  126. 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
  127. 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

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

    Edited Proceedings/Books

  134. 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. 
  135. L. Zhu, Proceeding of 11th Working IEEE/IFIP Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA) Companion Volume (Workshop papers), 2014
  136. H Zhang, L. Zhu, I. Kuz, 2nd International Workshop on Software Engineering for Embedded Systems (SEES'12) at ICSE2012
  137. 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
  138. 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
  139. 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
  140. 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.
  141. 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
  142. 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
  143. 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
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Invited Talks (excluding paper presentations)

  1. "DevOps: An Architect's Perspective", IEEE Software Expert Summit, Oct 2015
  2. "Data-driven B2B Transactions: Trends and Practices", QRL Seminar Series, Aug, 2015
  3. "Problem Detection and Diagnosis under Sporadic Operations and Changes", SPEC DevOps Working Group, May 2015
  4. "Continuous Deployment of Big Data Analytics Applications", UNSW Workshop in Data Science, March 2015
  5. Highlights of PhD Student Bootcamp 2014, NICTA-Swinburne Software Engineering Summer School, Marh, 2015
  6. "Error Detection and Diagnosis of Sporadic Operations on Cloud/Web-based Applications", Oracle Lab, Feb 2015
  7. "POD-Detection/Diagnosis: Error Detection and Diagnosis of Sporadic Operations on Cloud Applications", Berkeley AMPLab, 2014
  8. "Dependable Operation - Why it matters to performance management and capacity planning", CMG Australia, 2014
  9. "Dependable Cloud Computing", 5th USC/UMass/ISCAS/NICTA joint workshop 2013
  10. "Big Data Platforms", 4th ISCAS/USC/UMass/NICTA joint workshop, 2012
  11. “Applications of the REST Principle”, Open Publish 08, July, 2008
  12. “Beyond Design-by-Committee: how to push alternative ideas through open standards and open source”, OpenStandard 08
  13. “Visible Loan - a RESTful and Pub-Sub apporach”, LIXI Forum 07, Oct., 2007
  14. “Model Driven Development and Adaptive Middleware”, IBM Research Watson Research Center, Jan. 2007
  15. “Challenges in Adaptive Process-Product Relationship Research”, ISCAS (Chinese Academy of Science), Dec. 2006
  16. “Software Architecture Evaluation Research at NICTA”, presented at AWSA 2006 , April 2006
  17. “Metadata Repositories”, presented at Fujitsu, Feb 2006
  18. Capacity Planning and Management For Enterprise Applications, presented at joint middleware workshop at Sydney University, Feb 2006