Yanyan Jiang 蒋炎岩

Research Assistant Professor,
SPAR - CASTLE Joint Group
Dept. of Computer Science and Technology, Nanjing University

Ph.D. (Nanjing University , 2017)
Visiting Scholar (Ohio State University , 2015)


I'm a coder striving to make programs (and programmer's world) better. I'm interested in automated technologies for software and systems: testing, analysis, and synthesis. Chronological list of my publications. (欢迎关注知乎专栏:软件工程研究漫谈 )



  • Current (Find them in CST Building 812/824/544)
    • PhD: Jue Wang 王珏, Xianfei Ou 欧先飞, Cong Li 李聪, Daohan Qu 屈道涵, Yike Zhou 周意可
    • Master: Yicheng Huang 黄奕诚, Yiding Li 李一丁, Hanzhi Liu 刘瀚之, Yike Fu 付毅科, Yaoming Wen 温耀铭, Tianyun Zhang 张天昀
  • Past (Details; feel free to ask them for anything you want to know about our research group!):


Honors and Awards

  • 2021 ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award and ACM European Best Paper Award (ICSE'21).
  • 2020 Bank of China Teaching Award of Nanjing University.
  • 2018-2020 CCF Elite Youth Scientists Sponsorship Program (Top 6 in China).
  • 2018 ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award (ASE'18).
  • 2018 CCF Docotral Disseration Award (Top 5 in China), ACM China Doctoral Dissertation Award Nomination (Top 5 in China).
  • 2016 Distinguished Student of Nanjing University (the only PhD student out of ten winners).
  • 2014 MSRA Fellowship Award (Top 12 in Asia Region); 2015 and 2010 National Scholarship;
  • First Place in 2014 Huawei Cup Regional Programming Contest; Second Place in 2012 Tencent Hackathon.
  • I competed in ICPC regional contests for two Gold Medals and earned 49th Place in the 2009 World Finals.

Last Update: August 2, 2021

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