E-mail: L.Cruz@tudelft.nl
Research Interests: AI Engineering; Sustainable Software Engineering

Assistant Professor at TU Delft | Building 28, Office 4.W.740 Scientific Manager of the AI for Fintech Research

Ph.D. Thesis

Tools and Techniques for Energy-Efficient Mobile Application Development

Ph.D. thesis defended on July 2, 2019.

Energy Patterns for Mobile Apps

Online Catalog with 22 patterns to improve the energy efficiency of iOS and Android apps.

Awesome Mobile App Energy Papers

A curated list of awesome papers that study energy efficiency for mobile applications.

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Updated on October, 2020.
Bart van Oort, Luís Cruz, Maurício Aniche, Arie van Deursen (2021). The Prevalence of Code Smells in Machine Learning projects. WAIN'21 - 1st Workshop on AI Engineering – Software Engineering for AI.
Luis Cruz and Rui Abreu (2019). On the Energy Footprint of Mobile Testing Frameworks. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering. (Slides)
Luis Cruz and Rui Abreu and John Grundy and Li Li and Xin Xia (2019). Do Energy-oriented Changes Hinder Maintainability?. In ICSME. (Slides)
Luis Cruz and Rui Abreu (2019). Improving Energy Efficiency Through Automatic Refactoring. Journal of Software Engineering and Research Development (JSERD).
Luis Cruz, Rui Abreu (2019). EMaaS: Energy Measurements as a Service for Mobile Applications. In 41st International Conference on Software Engineering: New Ideas and Emerging Technologies Results Track (ICSE-NIER).
Luis Cruz, Rui Abreu and David Lo (2019). To the Attention of Mobile Software Developers: Guess What, Test your App!. In Empirical Software Engineering. (Slides)
Luis Cruz and Rui Abreu (2019). Catalog of Energy Patterns for Mobile Applications. In Empirical Software Engineering.
Best Paper Award Luis Cruz and Rui Abreu (2018). Using Automatic Refactoring to Improve Energy Efficiency of Android Apps. In CIbSE XXI Ibero-American Conference on Software Engineering.
Luis Cruz and Rui Abreu (2017). Performance-based Guidelines for Energy Efficient Mobile Applications. In IEEE/ACM International Conference on Mobile Software Engineering and Systems, MobileSoft 2017. (Slides)
Luis Cruz, Rui Abreu and Jean-Noel Rouvignac (2017). Leafactor: Improving Energy Efficiency of Android Apps via Automatic Refactoring. In IEEE/ACM International Conference on Mobile Software Engineering and Systems, MobileSoft 2017. (Slides)
Luis Cruz and Jonathan Rubin and Rui Abreu and Shane Ahern and Hoda Eldardiry and Daniel G. Bobrow (2015). A wearable and mobile intervention delivery system for individuals with panic disorder. In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (pp. 175–182).
Pedro Strecht, Luis Cruz, Carlos Soares, Joao Mendes-Moreira and Rui Abreu (2015). A Comparative Study of Regression and Classification Algorithms for Modelling Students' Academic Performance. Educational Data Mining 2015.
Luís Cruz, Luis Paulo Reis and Luis Rei (2011). Generic optimization of humanoid robots' behaviours. In 15th Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence, EPIA (pp. 385–397).
Cruz, Luis and Reis, Luis Paulo and Lau, Nuno and Sousa, Armando (2012). Optimization approach for the development of humanoid robots' behaviors. Advances in Artificial Intelligence–IBERAMIA 2012 (pp. 491–500). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.