Segla Kpodjedo

Ph.D., Lecturer, Research Associate @ Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal

I'm in the Program Committee of the

- 4th Intl. Workshop on Emerging Trends in Software Metrics (WETSoM'13), a satellite workshop of ICSE
- ERA (Early Research Achievement) Track of the 29th IEEE Intl. Conf. of Softw. Maintenance (ICSM'13)

Please consider submitting a paper to these venues.



__École Polytechnique de Montreal

LOG2430: Software Validation and Verification (undergraduate course)

Description: Introduction to Testing and Validation Methods. Drivers, Stubs, Oracles. Black Box Testing. White Box Testing. Test Generation for Finite State Machines. Introduction to Object-Oriented Testing. Strategies for Integration Testing. Statistical Approaches in Software Validation and Verification.


o        Lecturer                                                                                                                              Fall’10, Winter'12

o           Teaching Assistant                                                                  Fall’08, Fall’09, Winter’10, Winter'12



INF1005A: Procedural Programming (undergraduate course)


Description: Introduction to computers, operating systems, file systems. Problem resolution: strategy, role of algorithms. Concepts and properties of algorithms. Internal representation of data. The MATLAB language: variables, types, control structures, functions and parameters. Programming methodology: structured programming, analysis, testing and correction tools.

o   Lecturer                                                                                                                                                            Fall’11


INF6102: Applied Meta-Heuristics for Computer Science (graduate course)

Description: Hard Combinatorial Problems in Computer Science. Solving Approaches: Build/Repair. Solving Techniques: Greedy Heuristic, Simulated Annealing, Tabu Search, Iterative Local Search, Genetic Algorithms, Ant Colony Optimization. Hybridization, Memetic Algorithms. Adaptation of Meta-Heuristics to Problems at hand. Efficient Search of Best Neighbor: Appropriate Data Structures, Incremental Algorithms. Parameter Settings for Heuristics. Statistical Analysis of Experimental Results. Applications in Tele-communications Networks, Bio-Informatics, Scheduling.


o          Teaching Assistant                                                Winter’07, Winter’08, Winter’09, Winter’10

INF6305: Advanced Techniques for Software Testing (graduate course)

Description: Main notions of software testing . Certification and validation activities in software development process. Advanced Black Box and White Box testing. Automatic test data generation. Object Oriented Software Testing. Evaluation of software reliability, robustness and safety through quantitative models. Advanced techniques for the detection of security loopholes .


o         Teaching Assistant                                                                       Winter’09,Winter’10,Winter’11



__École Polytechnique de Montreal

·         Reza Mirsalari, M. Sc. Student,                                                                                                      Winter’12

·         Ahmed Belderrar, M. Sc. student,                                                                 Summer’10 - Summer'11

·         Maria Dona Awedikian, Summer internship,                                                                      Summer’08

Summer School

PASED - Canadian Summer School on Practical Analyses of Software Engineering Data              June 16-20, 2011

Basic statistic processing. Predictive models and machine learning.

o   Teaching Assistant