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Issue No.06 - November/December (2009 vol.11)
pp: 40-47
Daniel Hook , Engineering Seismology Group Solutions
Diane Kelly , Royal Military College of Canada
<p>Computational scientists often encounter code-testing challenges not typically faced by software engineers who develop testing techniques. Mutation sensitivity testing addresses these challenges, showing that a few well-designed tests can detect many code faults and that reducing error tolerances is often more effective than running additional tests.</p>
Mutation Sensitivity Testing, code faults, software testing, scientific software, oracle problem, tolerance problem
Daniel Hook, Diane Kelly, "Mutation Sensitivity Testing", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.11, no. 6, pp. 40-47, November/December 2009, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2009.200
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