Algorithmic Essence

Our ECOOP'11 paper introduces a novel metric, algorithmic essence, that quantifies the amount of indirection in a software system.

This online appendix provides the raw data characterizing the relationships between relative algorithmic essence and ...

Moreover, it provides information about outliers, classes from our corpus with extremely low or extremely high relative algorithmic essence.


Use our essentializer to compute the essence of your Java code or UML model.