· Yang (Dylan) Yue

University of California, Irvine, CA 92697
Emails: dylan[dot]yue[at]outlook[dot]com / y[dot]yue[at]uci[dot]edu
Yang's CV


2018.09 - 2024.06 (expected)
University of California, Irvine (UCI)
PhD, Software Engineering

  • Advisor: Prof. David Redmiles
  • Focus on human aspects in software engineering, and open source development.

Peking University (PKU)
M.Eng., Software Engineering

  • Advisor: Prof. Ying Li
  • Focused on data analysis and data mining applications.
  • GPA: 3.78/4.0.

East China Normal University (ECNU)
B.Eng., Software Engineering

  • Admitted in Innovative Student Training Program, and the 21st Century Talent College Program.
  • Minor in Business Administration.
  • GPA: 3.34/4.0.

· Publications

· Papers

  1. Y. Yue, Y. Wang, and D. Redmiles, "Off to a Good Start: Dynamic Contribution Patterns and Technical Success in An OSS Newcomer's Early Career," in IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol. 49, no. 2, pp. 529-548, 1 Feb. 2023, doi: 10.1109/TSE.2022.3156071.
  2. Y. Yue, X. Yu, X. You, Y. Wang and D. Redmiles, "Ideology in Open Source Development," 2021 IEEE/ACM 13th International Conference on Cooperative and Human Aspects of Software Engineering (CHASE), 2021, pp. 71-80, doi: 10.1109/CHASE52884.2021.00016.
  3. Y. Yue, I. Ahmed, Y. Wang and D. Redmiles, "Collaboration in Global Software Development: An Investigation on Research Trends and Evolution," 2019 ACM/IEEE 14th International Conference on Global Software Engineering (ICGSE), Montreal, QC, Canada, 2019, pp. 78-79, doi: 10.1109/ICGSE.2019.00028.
  4. Y. Yue, Y. Li, K. Yi and Z. Wu, "Synthetic Data Approach for Classification and Regression," 2018 IEEE 29th International Conference on Application-specific Systems, Architectures and Processors (ASAP), Milan, 2018, pp. 1-8, doi: 10.1109/ASAP.2018.8445094.
  5. Y. Yue, Y. Li, T. Jia, Z. Wu, "An Iterative Model for Predicting Film Attendance, " In: Liu D., Xie S., Li Y., Zhao D., El-Alfy ES. (eds) Neural Information Processing. ICONIP 2017. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 10634. Springer, Cham. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-70087-8_89.
  6. Y. Yue, Y. Li, H. Tang, Z. Wu, "A Pre-release Box Office Prediction Approach," 7th IEEE International Conference on Logistics, Informatics and Service Sciences (LISS' 2017), Beijing, China, 2017.
  7. Y. Yang, Y. Li, Y. Yue, Z. Wu, W. Shao, "CUT: A Combined Approach for Tag Recommendation in Software Information Sites, " In: Lehner F., Fteimi N. (eds) Knowledge Science, Engineering and Management. KSEM 2016. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 9983. Springer, Cham. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-47650-6_47.

· Patents

  1. Ying Li, Yang Yue, Kexin Yi, Zhonghai Wu. Method and apparatus for big data synthesis for preventing privacy disclosure (201711156094.1)
  2. Ying Li, Sixing Wu, Yang Yue, Zhonghai Wu. Method and apparatus for real-time communication fraud detection based on the identification of suspicious behavior (201710291247.7)
  3. Ying Li, Yang Yue, Tong Jia, Zhonghai Wu. Method and apparatus for prediction of movie attendance rate (201610450944.8)
  4. Ying Li, Tong Jia, Yang Yue, Zhonghai Wu. Method and apparatus for auto-recovery from software misconfiguraion based on Q&A konwledge (201610202074.2)

· Experience

2018.09 - Present
Graduate Teaching Assistant
University of California, Irvine

Instruct tutorials in discussion sessions, coach student projects, grade assignments.


  • INF 43 Introduction to Software Engineering
  • INF 113 Requirement Analysis and Engineering
  • INF 133 User Interface in Software Engineering
  • INF 191A/B Senior Project Design
  • MSWE 263P User Experience & Interaction

2023.06 - 2023.09
Course Instructor
University of California, Irvine

Developed course materials, including lectures, assignments, and exams. Instructed the course.

Course: ICS 33 Intermediate Programming

2022.09 - 2022.12
Software Engineer Intern
Uber (US)

Analyzed driver cancel behavior, extracted new features to improve driver cancel model.

2017.09 - 2018.02
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Peking University

Facilitated discussions, graded assignments.

Course: Cloud Computing and Big Data Platform.

2016.03 - 2016.04
Data Analyst Intern
Pfizer (Beijing)

Applied data mining techniques to analysis sales data, and visualized customers' health data.

2014.07 - 2014.10
Support Engineer Intern
Microsoft (Shanghai)

Provided technical support for business customers.

· Projects

2019.07 - Present
Ideology in open source development
University of California, Irvine

  • Develop an empirical understanding of OSS ideology with qualitative analysis methods.
  • Explore the dynamics in open source development with the empirical theory of OSS ideology.

Newcomers' early career in open source project
University of California, Irvine

  • Quantitatively analyzed newcomers' trace data extracted from GitHub repositories.
  • Identified contribution patterns, and proposed suggetions for newcomers in open source projects.

2017.06 - 2018.06
Synthetic data approach for classification and regression
Peking University

  • Proposed an approach to generate data sample for imblanced dataset.

Data mining in movie industry
Peking University

  • Developed web crawlers to collect the market data of movie industry in China.
  • Applied data mining techniques to predict attendance and revenues for movies released in China.

The Game
Peking University

A course project of DESIGNING FOR GRAND CHALLENGES IN CHINA [1], we applied design thinking methodology to design a game application [2] in order to raise the awareness of dyslexia in China.

Internet of Vehicles Simulation, Team Leader
East China Normal University

Simulated the process of self-driving vehicles in IoV, used Microsoft's TFS for version control and team collaboration.

· Activities

2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023
University of California, Irvine
Peer Mentor in Graduate InterConnect Program.

International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2021)
Student Volunteer.

2015 - 2016
Peking University
Volunteer of Technology & Education: Connection Cultures.

East China Normal University
Student coash and team leader of student Tai Ji Quan team.

2011 - 2015
East China Normal University
Student Leader.

· Awards & Honors

2023.07 Division of Teaching Excellent and Innovation Graduate Scholar, University of California, Irvine.

2023.06 Dissertation Fellowship, University of California, Irvine.

2021.07 Center for Organizational Research Grant, University of California, Irvine.

2017.10 Academic Scholarship, Peking University.

2014.02 Excellent Student Leader, East China Normal University.

2013.11 Student Scholarship, East China Normal University.

2013.05 Excellent Student Leader, East China Normal University.

2012.12 Excellent Student, East China Normal University.

2012.11 Student Scholarship, East China Normal University.

· Skill

C++, Python.
Chinese, English.