Looking for background information? Take a look at these foundational books about combinatorial testing.
1. R. Mandl
Orthogonal Latin squares: an application of experiment design to compiler testing
Communications of the ACM, v.28 n.10, p.1054-1058, Oct. 1985
2. K. Tatsumi, S. Watanabe, Y. Takeuchi, H. Shimokawa
Conceptual support for test case design
Proc. 11th Intl. Computer Software and Applications Conf. (COMPSAC), October 1987, pp. 285-290.
3. K. Tatsumi
Test Case Design Support System
Proceedings of International Conference on Quality Control (ICQC), Tokyo, 1987, pp. 615-620
4. R. Brownlie, J. Prowse, and M.S. Phadke
Robust Testing of AT&T PMX/StarMAIL using OATS
AT&T Technical Journal, May/June 1992, pp. 41-47
5. K. Burroughs, A. Jain, and R. L. Erickson
Improved quality of protocol testing through techniques of experimental design
In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (Supercomm/ICC'94), May 1-5, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. IEEE, May 1994, pp. 745-752
6. D. M. Cohen, S. R. Dalal, J. Parelius, G. C. Patton
The Combinatorial Design Approach to Automatic Test Generation
IEEE Software, Vol. 13, No. 5, pp. 83-87, September 1996
7. A.W. Williams, R.L. Probert
A practical strategy for testing pair-wise coverage of network interfaces
The Seventh International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE '96) p. 246
8. I. S. Dunietz, W. K. Ehrlich, B. D. Szablak, C. L. Mallows, A. Iannino.
Applying design of experiments to software testing
Proceedings of the Intl. Conf. on Software Engineering, (ICSE ’97), 1997, pp. 205-215, New York
9. D. M. Cohen, S. R. Dalal, M. L. Fredman, and G. C. Patton
The AETG System: An Approach to Testing Based on Combinatorial Design
IEEE Transactions On Software Engineering, July 1997 (Vol. 23, No. 7)
10. K. Burr and W. Young
Combinatorial Test Techniques: Table-Based Automation, Test Generation, and Test Coverage
International Conference on Software Testing, Analysis, and Review (STAR), San Diego, CA, October, 1998
11. Y. Lei and K. C. Tai
In-parameter-order: a test generation strategy for pairwise testing
Proceedings Third IEEE Intl. High-Assurance Systems Engineering Symp., 1998, pp. 254-261
12. S. R. Dalal, A. J. N. Karunanithi, J. M. L. Leaton, G. C. P. Patton, B. M. Horowitz
Model-based testing in practice
Proceedings of the Intl. Conf. on Software Engineering,(ICSE ’99), 1999, pp. 285-94, New York
13. J. Huller
Reducing Time to Market with Combinatorial Design Method Testing
Proceedings of the 2000 International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) Conference, Englewood, CO, March 2000
14. A. W. Williams
Determination of Test Configurations for Pair-wise Interaction Coverage
IFIP TC6/WG6.1 13th International Conference on Testing Communicating Systems (Test- Com 2000), pp. 59-74
15. B. Smith, M. S. Feather, N. Muscettola
Challenges and Methods in Testing the Remote Agent Planner
AIPS 2000
16. Y. W. Tung and W. S. Aldiwan
Automating test case generation for the new generation mission software system
Proceedings of IEEE Aerospace Conference, 2000, pp. 431-437
17. D. R. Wallace and D. R. Kuhn
Failure Modes in Medical Device Software: an Analysis of 15 Years of Recall Data
International Journal of Reliability, Quality and Safety Engineering, vol. 8, no. 4, 2001
18. R. Kuhn and M. J. Reilly
An Investigation of the Applicability of Design of Experiments to Software Testing
Proceedings of the 27th NASA/IEEE Software Engineering Workshop, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, December 2002
19. K. C. Tai and Y. Lei
A Test Generation Strategy for Pairwise Testing
IEEE Transactions of Software Engineering, January 2002 (Vol. 28, No. 1)
20. A. Blass and Y. Gurevich
Pairwise Testing
Bulletin of the European Association for Theoretical Computer Science Number 78, October 2002, 100-132
21. N. Kobayashi, T. Tsuchiya, T. Kikuno
A New Method for Constructing Pair-Wise Covering Designs for Software Testing
Information Processing Letters, Vol.81, No.2, pp.85-91, January 2002
22. A. Hartman and L. Raskin
Problems and Algorithms for Covering Arrays
23. A. Hartman
Software and Hardware Testing Using Combinatorial Covering Suites
24. S. Maity, A. Nayak, M. Zaman, N. Bansal, and A. Srivastava
An Improved Test Generation Algorithm for Pair-Wise Testing
Fast Abstract ISSRE 2003
25. M. Cohen, P. Gibbons, W. Mugridge, C. Colbourn
Constructing Test Suites for Interaction Testing
Software Engineering, 2003. Proceedings. 25th International Conference on 3-10 May 2003 Page(s):38 - 48
26. C. J. Colbourn, M. B. Cohen, R. C. Turban
A Deterministic Density Algorithm for Pairwise Interaction Coverage
Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference on Software Engineering, 2004
27. R. Kuhn, D. Wallace, A. Gallo
Software Fault Interactions and Implications for Software Testing
IEEE Transactions of Software Engineering, June 2004 (Vol. 30, No. 6)
28. J. Bach, P. Shroeder
Pairwise Testing - A Best Practice That Isn't
Proceedings of 22nd Pacific Northwest Software Quality Conference, 2004, pp. 180-196
29. M. Grindal, J. Offutt, S. F. Andler
Combination Testing Strategies - A Survey
Software Testing, Verification and Reliability, Vol. 15, No. 3, pp. 167-199, 2005
30. D. Hoskins, R. C. Turban, C. J. Colbourn
Experimental Designs in Software Engineering: D-Optimal Designs and Covering Arrays
Proceedings of the 2004 ACM workshop on Interdisciplinary software engineering research
31. P. Zimmerer
Combinatorial Testing Experiences, Tools, and Solutions
Proceedings of the International Conference On Software Testing, Analysis, and Review (STAR), Anaheim, California, 2004
32. L. Shi, C. Nie, and B. Xu
A Software Debugging Method Based on Pairwise Testing
Computational Science – ICCS 2005: 5th International Conference, Atlanta, GA, USA, May 22-25, 2005, Proceedings, Part III, Volume 3516 / 2005
33. J. Czerwonka
Pairwise Testing in Real World
Proceedings of 24th Pacific Northwest Software Quality Conference, 2006
34. M. Grindal, J. Offutt, and J. Mellin
Handling Constraints in the Input Space when Using Combination Strategies for Software Testing
35. M. Grindal, B. Lindström, J. Offutt, and S.F. Andler
An Evaluation of Combination Strategies for Test Case Selection
Empirical Software Engineering, 11(4), pp 583-611, December 2006
36. J. Yan, J. Zhang
Backtracking Algorithms and Search Heuristics to Generate Test Suites for Combinatorial Testing
30th Annual International Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC'06) pp. 385-394
37. A. Calvagna, A. Gargantini
IPO-s: Incremental Generation of Combinatorial Interaction Test Data Based on Symmetries of Covering Arrays
Software Testing Verification and Validation Workshop, IEEE ICSE 2009
38. W. Grieskamp, X. Qu, X. Wei, N. Kicillof, and M. B. Cohen
Interaction Coverage Meets Path Coverage by SMT Constraint Solving
International Conference on Testing of Communicating Systems and International Workshop on Formal Approaches to Testing of Software (TESTCOM /FATES), November 2009.

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