From the Director

Welcome to ISR

Welcome to the Institute for Software Research (ISR) at the University of California, Irvine.  ISR is the only Organized Research Unit in the University of California system with a focus on Software Research.  Our goal is to advance software and information technology through research partnerships. Here at ISR, we have become the intersection between cutting edge software research and real world practice.

Over the years we have built an impressive community of academic software researchers and industrial innovators.  ISR offers a range of opportunities for participation and engagement.  We invite you to join us as we continue to transform the field of Software Engineering.

Interim Director Prof. Cristina Videira Lopes

Featured Project

User-tailored support for privacy decisons

This project seeks to help users to balance the benefits and risks of information disclosure in a user-friendly manner, so that they can make good privacy decisions.

Upcoming Events

Held in cooperation with ISR.

Monday, February 26, 2018 to Thursday, March 1, 2018
ISR Distinguished Speaker

Xiangyu Zhang

“Dynamic Program Analyses and Their Security Applications”
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
ISR Distinguished Speaker

Atanas (Nasko) Rountev

“Static Analysis for Android: GUIs, Callbacks, and Beyond”
Friday, March 16, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

News Briefs

Recent Technical Reports