I focused my research activity in the software testing area. This includes (but not limited to) the following topics: software testing practices, test code quality, test code review, test code maintenance. I am a big fan of mining software repositories, though I always try to include qualitative analysis in my research, to better understand developers' perspective.
Information Needs in Contemporary Code Review
Luca Pascarella, Davide Spadini, Fabio Palomba, Magiel Bruntink, Alberto Bacchelli 21st ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW'18)
November 3-7 2018 - Jersey City, USA. (Honorable Mention Award!)