Sahar Tahvili, Affiliated researcher

Sahar Tahvili is a researcher at the Industrial AI Systems (IAIS) laboratory at Mälardalen University, who holds a Ph. D. in Software Engineering since 2018. Her doctoral thesis entitled " Multi-Criteria Optimization of System Integration Testing "  was named one of the best new Software Integration Testing books by BookAuthority.

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Sahar’s research focuses on artificial intelligence (AI), advanced methods for testing complex software-intensive systems, and designing decision support systems (DSS). Previously she worked as a senior researcher at the Research Institutes of Sweden (RISE) with close industrial research collaboration with Bombardier transportation in Sweden. 

Research areas:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Software Testing
  • Decision Support Systems

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Latest publications:

Time Series Anomaly Detection using Convolutional Neural Networks in the Manufacturing Process (May 2023)
Cristina Landin, Jie Liu , Sahar Tahvili
The 5th IEEE International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Testing (AITEST 2023) (AITest 2023)

Artificial Intelligence Methods for Optimization of the Software Testing Process With Practical Examples and Exercises (Jul 2022)
Sahar Tahvili, Leo Hatvani

A Dynamic Threshold Based Approach for Detecting the Test Limits (Oct 2021)
Cristina Landin, Jie Liu , Sahar Tahvili
The Sixteenth International Conference on Software Engineering Advances (ICSEA 2021)

Performance Analysis of Deep Anomaly Detection Algorithms for Commercial Microwave Link Attenuation (Oct 2020)
Olof Engström , Sahar Tahvili, Auwn Muhammad , Forough Yaghoubi , Lissy Pellaco
The 2020 International Conference on Advanced Computer Science and Information Systems (ICACSIS2020)

Performance Comparison of Two Deep Learning Algorithms in Detecting Similarities Between Manual Integration Test Cases (Oct 2020)
Cristina Landin, Leo Hatvani, Sahar Tahvili, Hugo Haggren , Martin Längkvist , Amy Loutfi , Anne Håkansson
The Fifteenth International Conference on Software Engineering Advances (ICSEA 2020)

A Novel Methodology to Classify Test Cases Using Natural Language Processing and Imbalanced Learning (Aug 2020)
Sahar Tahvili, Leo Hatvani, Enislay Ramentol , Rita Pimentel , Wasif Afzal, Francisco Herrera
Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence (EAAI)

MSc theses supervised (or examined):
Thesis TitleStatus
Guided Test Execution through Analysis of Test Case Dependencies available