Manas Ranjan Patra

Work place: Berhampur University, Department of Computer Sc. & Engineering, Berhampur, Odisha, India



Research Interests: Solid Modeling, Intrusion Detection System, Network Security, Data Mining, Data Structures and Algorithms


Dr.Manas Rn. Patra has received his Ph.D. from Central University, Hyderabad, India. He is currently working as the reader in computer science and engineering department, Berhampur University, Berhampur, India. His areas of interests are Intelligent Agents, Service Oriented System Modeling, Data mining, and Network Intrusion Detection. He is contributed many research papers in various international journals and conferences.

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Model Driven Approach for Test Data Optimization Using Activity Diagram Based on Cuckoo Search Algorithm

By Rajesh Ku. Sahoo Durga Prasad Mohapatra Manas Ranjan Patra

DOI:, Pub. Date: 8 Oct. 2017

Model-driven testing is a method to verify the requirement specification of the system through UML models. Cuckoo search (CS) algorithm is based on the brooding characteristics of cuckoo birds. The test case generation process is used to identify the test cases with resources with critical domain requirements. This proposed paper emphasizing on the generation and optimization of test cases or test data using cuckoo search technique through a case study, i.e., the withdrawal operation in a Bank ATM and it also describes the generation of test cases from UML behavioral diagram like activity diagram, possible test paths are also generated through activity diagram graph.

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Model Driven Test Case Optimization of UML Combinational Diagrams Using Hybrid Bee Colony Algorithm

By Rajesh Ku. Sahoo Santosh Kumar Nanda Durga Prasad Mohapatra Manas Ranjan Patra

DOI:, Pub. Date: 8 Jun. 2017

To detect faults or errors for designing the quality software, software testing tool is used. Testing manually is an expensive and time taking process. To overcome this problem automated testing is used. Test case generation is a vital concept used in software testing which can be derived from requirements specification. Automation of test cases is a method where it can generate the test cases and test data automatically by using search based optimization technique. Model-driven testing is an approach that represents the behavioral model and also encodes the system behavior with certain conditions. Generally, the model consists of a set of objects that defined through variables and object relationships. This piece of work is used to generate the automated optimized test cases or test data with the possible test paths from combinational system graph. A hybrid bee colony algorithm is proposed in this paper for generating and optimizing the test cases from combinational UML diagrams.

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