Online conformance checking: relating event streams to process models using prefix-alignments

van Zelst, S. J., Bolt Irondio, A. J., Hassani, M., van Dongen, B. F., & van der Aalst, W. M. P. (2019). Online conformance checking: relating event streams to process models using prefix-alignments. International Journal of Data Science and Analytics, 8(3), 269-284. DOI: 10.1007/s41060-017-0078-6 Abstract Companies often specify the intended behaviour of their business processes Read More …

Configurable event correlation for process discovery from object-centric event data

Li, Guangming, Medeiros De Carvalho, Renata & van der Aalst, Wil M.P. (2018). Configurable event correlation for process discovery from object-centric event data. Proceedings – 2018 IEEE International Conference on Web Services, ICWS 2018 – Part of the 2018 IEEE World Congress on Services (pp. 203-210). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Abstract Many Read More …

Software process analysis methodology-a methodology based on lessons learned in embracing legacy software

Leemans, Maikel, van der Aalst, Wil M.P., van den Brand, Mark G.J., Schiffelers, Ramon R.H. & Lensink, Leonard (2018). Software process analysis methodology-a methodology based on lessons learned in embracing legacy software. Proceedings – 2018 IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution, ICSME 2018 (pp. 665-674). Piscataway: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Read More …

Lifecycle-Based Process Performance Analysis

Hompes, Bart F.A. & van der Aalst, Wil M.P. (2018). Lifecycle-Based Process Performance Analysis. In Dumitru Roman, Henderik A. Proper, Robert Meersman, Hervé Panetto, Christophe Debruyne & Claudio Agostino Ardagna (Eds.), On the Move to Meaningful Internet Systems. OTM 2018 Conferences – Confederated International Conferences (pp. 336-353). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Read More …

Fast conformance analysis based on activity log abstraction

Dixit, P.M. & van der Aalst, W.M.P. (2018). Fast conformance analysis based on activity log abstraction. 2018 IEEE 22nd International Enterprise Distributed Object Computing Conference, Proceedings (pp. 135-144). Piscataway. Abstract Process mining techniques focus on bridging the gap between activity logs and business process management. Process discovery is a sub-field of process mining which uses Read More …

Incremental computation of synthesis rules for free-choice Petri nets

Dixit, Prabhakar M., Verbeek, H.M.W. & van der Aalst, Wil M.P. (2018). Incremental computation of synthesis rules for free-choice Petri nets. In Peter Csaba Ölveczky & Kyungmin Bae (Eds.), Formal Aspects of Component Software – 15th International Conference, FACS 2018, Proceedings (pp. 97-117). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence Read More …

Interactive data-driven process model construction

Dixit, P. M., Verbeek, H.M.W., Buijs, J. C.A.M. & van der Aalst, W. M.P. (2018). Interactive data-driven process model construction. In Xiaoyong Du, Guoliang Li, Zhanhuai Li, Juan C. Trujillo, Tok Wang Ling, Karen C. Davis & Mong Li Lee (Eds.), Conceptual Modeling – 37th International Conference, ER 2018, Proceedings (pp. 251-265). (Lecture Notes in Read More …

The performance spectrum miner : visual analytics for fine-grained performance analysis of processes

Denisov, Vadim, Belkina, Elena, Fahland, Dirk & van der Aalst, Wil M.P. (2018). The performance spectrum miner : visual analytics for fine-grained performance analysis of processes. CEUR Workshop Proceedings, 2196, 96-100. Abstract We present the Performance Spectrum Miner, a ProM plugin, which implements a new technique for fine-grained performance analysis of processes. The technique uses Read More …

Maximizing synchronization for aligning observed and modelled behaviour

Bloemen, Vincent, van Zelst, Sebastiaan J., van der Aalst, Wil M.P., van Dongen, Boudewijn F. & van de Pol, Jaco (2018). Maximizing synchronization for aligning observed and modelled behaviour. In Ingo Weber, Jan vom Brocke, Marco Montali & Mathias Weske (Eds.), Business Process Management – 16th International Conference, BPM 2018, Proceedings (pp. 233-249). (Lecture Notes Read More …

Discovering high-level BPMN process models from event data

Kalenkova, Anna, Burattin, Andrea, de Leoni, Massimiliano, van der Aalst, Wil & Sperduti, Alessandro (2019). Discovering high-level BPMN process models from event data. Business Process Management Journal, 25(5), 995-1019. DOI: 10.1108/BPMJ-02-2018-0051 Abstract Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to demonstrate that process mining techniques can help to discover process models from event logs, using Read More …

Analysing structured learning behaviour in Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) : An approach based on process mining and clustering

Beemt, A.A.J. van den, Buijs, J.C.A.M. & Aalst, W.M.P. van der (2018). Analysing structured learning behaviour in Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) : An approach based on process mining and clustering. International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning, 19(5), 38-60. Abstract The increasing use of digital systems to support learning leads to a Read More …

RapidProM : mine your processes and not just your data

van der Aalst, W.M.P., Bolt Iriondo, A.J. & van Zelst, S.J. (2018). RapidProM : mine your processes and not just your data. In R. Klinkenberg & M. Hofmann (Eds.), RapidMiner : Data Mining Use Cases and Business Analytics Applications Chapman & Hall/CRC Press.

Component interface identification and behavioral model discovery from software execution data

Liu, Cong, van Dongen, Boudewijn, Assy, Nour & van der Aalst, Wil M.P. (2018). Component interface identification and behavioral model discovery from software execution data. Proceedings – 2018 ACM/IEEE 26th International Conference on Program Comprehension, ICPC 2018 (pp. 97-107). New York: Association for Computing Machinery, Inc Abstract Restructuring an object-oriented software system into a component-based Read More …

A framework to support behavioral design pattern detection from software execution data

Liu, Cong, van Dongen, Boudewijn, Assy, Nour & van der Aalst, Wil M.P. (2018). A framework to support behavioral design pattern detection from software execution data. ENASE 2018 – Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Evaluation of Novel Approaches to Software Engineering (pp. 65-76). SCITEPRESS-Science and Technology Publications, Lda.. Abstract The detection of design Read More …

Recursion aware modeling and discovery for hierarchical software event log analysis

Leemans, Maikel, van der Aalst, Wil M.P. & van den Brand, Mark G.J. (2018). Recursion aware modeling and discovery for hierarchical software event log analysis. 25th IEEE International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution and Reengineering, SANER 2018 – Proceedings (pp. 185-196). Piscataway: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Abstract This paper presents 1) a Read More …

The Statechart Workbench : Enabling scalable software event log analysis using process mining

Leemans, Maikel, van der Aalst, Wil M.P. & van den Brand, Mark G.J. (2018). The Statechart Workbench : Enabling scalable software event log analysis using process mining. 25th IEEE International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution and Reengineering, SANER 2018 – Proceedings (pp. 502-506). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Abstract To understand and maintain Read More …

Repairing outlier behaviour in event logs

Fani Sani, Mohammadreza, van Zelst, Sebastiaan J. & van der Aalst, Wil M.P. (2018). Repairing outlier behaviour in event logs. In W. Abramowicz & A. Paschke (Eds.), Business Information Systems – 21st International Conference, BIS 2018, Proceedings (pp. 115-131). (Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, No. 320). Cham: Springer. Abstract One of the main challenges Read More …

ProDiGy : Human-in-the-loop process discovery

Dixit, P.M., Buijs, J.C.A.M. & van der Aalst, W.M.P. (2018). ProDiGy : Human-in-the-loop process discovery. 2018 12th International Conference on Research Challenges in Information Science, RCIS 2018 (pp. 1-12). Piscataway: IEEE Computer Society. Abstract Process mining is a discipline that combines the two worlds of business process management and data mining. The central component of Read More …

Fast incremental conformance analysis for interactive process discovery

Dixit, P.M., Buijs, J.C.A.M., Verbeek, H.M.W., & van der Aalst, W.M.P. (2018). Fast incremental conformance analysis for interactive process discovery. In W. Abramowicz & A. Paschke (Eds.), Business Information Systems – 21st International Conference, BIS 2018, Proceedings (pp. 163-175). (Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, No. 320). Springer. Abstract Interactive process discovery allows users to Read More …

Unbiased, fine-grained description of processes performance from event data

Denisov, V.V., Fahland, D. & van der Aalst, W.M.P. (2018). Unbiased, fine-grained description of processes performance from event data. Business Process Management – 16th International Conference, BPM 2018, Sydney, NSW, Australia, September 9-14, 2018, Proceedings. (pp. 139-157). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, No. 11080). Springer. Abstract Performance is central to processes management and event data Read More …

Similarity resonance for improving process model matching accuracy

Assy, Nour, van Dongen, Boudewijn F. & van der Aalst, Wil M.P. (2018). Similarity resonance for improving process model matching accuracy. Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, SAC 2018 (pp. 86-93). New York: Association for Computing Machinery, Inc. Abstract Comparing and matching process models is a common task in many process Read More …

Scalable process discovery and conformance checking

Leemans, S.J.J., Fahland, D. & van der Aalst, W.M.P. (2018). Scalable process discovery and conformance checking. Software and Systems Modeling, 17(2), 599-631. Abstract Considerable amounts of data, including process events, are collected and stored by organisations nowadays. Discovering a process model from such event data and verification of the quality of discovered models are important Read More …

Recomposing conformance : Closing the circle on decomposed alignment-based conformance checking in process mining

Lee, Wai Lam Jonathan, Verbeek, H.M.W., Munoz-Gama, Jorge, van der Aalst, Wil M.P. & Sepúlveda, Marcos (2018). Recomposing conformance : Closing the circle on decomposed alignment-based conformance checking in process mining. Information Sciences, 466, 55-91. Abstract In the area of process mining, efficient conformance checking is one of the main challenges. Several process mining vendors Read More …

Using behavioral context in process mining : exploration, preprocessing and analysis of event data

Lu, X. (2018). Using behavioral context in process mining : exploration, preprocessing and analysis of event data. Eindhoven: Technische Universiteit Eindhoven. ((Co-)promot.: Wil van der Aalst, Dirk Fahland & Nicola Zannone)

Local process model discovery : bringing petri nets to the pattern mining world

Tax, Niek, Sidorova, Natalia, van der Aalst, Wil M.P. & Haakma, Reinder (2018). Local process model discovery : bringing petri nets to the pattern mining world. In V. Khohamenko & O.H. Roux (Eds.), Application and Theory of Petri Nets and Concurrency (pp. 374-384). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence Read More …

DB-XES : Enabling process discovery in the large

Syamsiyah, Alifah, Van Dongen, Boudewijn F. & van der Aalst, Wil M.P. (2018). DB-XES : Enabling process discovery in the large. Data-Driven Process Discovery and Analysis – 6th IFIP WG 2.6 International Symposium, SIMPDA 2016, Revised Selected Papers (pp. 53-77). (Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, No. 307). BHRA / Springer Verlag. Abstract Dealing with Read More …

Recurrent process mining with live event data

Syamsiyah, Alifah, van Dongen, Boudewijn F. & van der Aalst, Wil M.P. (2018). Recurrent process mining with live event data. Business Process Management Workshops – BPM 2017 International Workshops, Revised Papers (pp. 178-190). (Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, No. 308). BHRA / Springer Verlag. Abstract In organizations, process mining activities are typically performed in Read More …

A general framework to detect behavioral design patterns

Liu, Cong, Van Dongen, Boudewijn, Assy, Nour & Van Der Aalst, Wil M.P. (2018). A general framework to detect behavioral design patterns. Proceedings – International Conference on Software Engineering (pp. 234-235). IEEE Computer Society. Abstract This paper presents a general framework to detect behavioral design patterns by combining source code and execution data. The framework Read More …

Extracting object-centric event logs to support process mining on databases

Li, Guangming, de Murillas, Eduardo González López, de Carvalho, Renata Medeiros & van der Aalst, Wil M.P. (2018). Extracting object-centric event logs to support process mining on databases. In H. Mouratidis & J. Mendling (Eds.), Information Systems in the Big Data Era – CAiSE Forum 2018, Proceedings (pp. 182-199). (Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, Read More …

Hierarchical performance analysis for process mining

Leemans, Maikel, Van Der Aalst, Wil M.P. & Van Den Brand, Mark G.J. (2018). Hierarchical performance analysis for process mining. Proceedings of the 2018 International Conference on Software and System Process, ICSSP 2018 (pp. 96-105). Association for Computing Machinery, Inc. Abstract Process mining techniques use event data from operational and software processes to discover process Read More …

E-government services : comparing real and expected user behavior

Kalenkova, A. A., Ageev, A. A., Lomazova, I A. & van der Aalst, W. M.P. (2018). E-government services : comparing real and expected user behavior. In M. Weidlich & E. Teriente (Eds.), Business Process Management Workshops (pp. 484-496). (Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, No. 308). Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands. Abstract E-government web services are becoming Read More …

Visual analytics for soundness verification of process models

Garcia Caballero, Humberto S., Westenberg, Michel A., Verbeek, H.M.W. & van der Aalst, Wil M.P. (2018). Visual analytics for soundness verification of process models. In M. Weidlich & E. Teniente (Eds.), Business Process Management Workshops (pp. 744-756). (Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, No. 308). Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands. Abstract Soundness validation of process models is Read More …

Improving process discovery results by filtering outliers using conditional behavioural probabilities

Sani, Mohammadreza Fani, van Zelst, Sebastiaan J. & van der Aalst, Wil M.P. (2018). Improving process discovery results by filtering outliers using conditional behavioural probabilities. Business Process Management Workshops – BPM 2017 International Workshops, Revised Papers (pp. 216-229). (Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, No. 308). Berlin: Springer. Abstract Process discovery, one of the key Read More …

Detection and interactive repair of event ordering imperfection in process logs

Dixit, Prabhakar M., Suriadi, Suriadi, Andrews, Robert, Wynn, Moe T., ter Hofstede, Arthur H.M., Buijs, Joos C.A.M. & van der Aalst, Wil M.P. (2018). Detection and interactive repair of event ordering imperfection in process logs. Advanced Information Systems Engineering – 30th International Conference, CAiSE 2018, Proceedings (pp. 274-290). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Read More …

Special Issue on Service-Oriented Collaborative Computing and Applications

Yong, Jianming, Fortino, Giancarlo, Shen, Weiming, Yang, Yun, Chao, Kuo Ming & Van Der Aalst, Wil (2018). Special Issue on Service-Oriented Collaborative Computing and Applications. IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, 11(2), 277-278. Abstract The papers in this special issue focus on the research and development of service-oriented collaborative computing technologies and their applications to the Read More …