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Bin Lin

Software Engineering Researcher

I am currently a postdoctoral researcher in the REVEAL research group of Software Institute at USI - Università della Svizzera italiana, Switzerland. My research interests include program comprehension, mining software repositories, opinion mining, and human aspects of software engineering.


  • Ph.D. in Informatics

    09.2016 - 08.2020

    Università della Svizzera Italiana, Lugano, Switzerland
    Advisors: Prof. Dr. Gabriele Bavota, Prof. Dr. Michele Lanza

  • M.Sc. in Computer Science and Engineering (Cum Laude)

    09.2014 - 08.2016

    Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Advisor: Prof. Dr. Alexander Serebrenik

  • B.Eng. in Software Engineering

    09.2010 - 07.2014

    South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China
    Advisor: Prof. Dr. Han Huang


Our group is located on Via S. Balestra 22B (office 2.03) in beautiful Lugano, Switzerland. You can also reach me via E-mail: bin.lin at

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