Baishakhi Ray

Assistant Professor
Columbia University


Office: CEPSR 604
Phone: +1-212-939-7112
Fax: +1-212-666-0140

I am primarily interested in improving software reliability and developers' productivity for traditional and AI-driven software. To know more about my research, please check ARiSE Lab.


  • CODIT got in TSE. Congrats Saikat and Robin.

  • Patching as Translation: the Data and the Metaphor got accepted in ASE 2020.

  • Talked about DNN Testing at the International School of Software Engineering.

  • Delighted to receive VMware Early Career Faculty Award, 2020.

  • MTFuzz got accepted in FSE 2020.​ Congrats Dongdong and Rahul!​​

  • ConEx got in TSE. Congrats Rahul!​

  • Our paper on code comment generation got accepted in ACL. Congrats Saikat and Wasi.​​

  • DeepInspect got accepted in ICSE 2020.​ Congrats Yuchi and Ziyuan!​​



  • VMware Early Career Faculty Award, 2020.

  • IBM Faculty Award, 2019.

  • NSF CAREER Award, 2019.

Best Paper Award: 

  • EAPLS (European Association of Programming Languages and Systems) FASE best paper award, 2020.

  • ACM  Distinguished Paper Award, FSE 2017.

  • ACM Distinguished Paper Award, MSR 2017.

  • Best Student Paper Award, S&P (Oakland) 2014.


  • NSF CAREER: Systematic Software Testing for Deep Learning Applications, 2019-2024.

  • NSF grant for organizing Workshop on Deep Learning and Software Engineering, 2019-2019.

  • NSF EAGER: Finding Semantic Security Bugs with Pseudo-Oracle Testing, 2018-2020.

  • NSF SPX: Integrating Persistent Memory in the Cloud, 2018-2021.

  • NSF CHS: Small: Translating Compilers for Visual Computing in Dynamic Languages, 2016-2019.

  • NSF TWC: Small: Collaborative: Automated Detection and Repair of Error Handling Bugs in SSL/TLS Implementations, 2016-2019.

Columbia University

New York City, NY 10027, USA