Software and research: the Institute's Blog

The Carpentries: helping your training ideas to grow

Latest version published on 11 February, 2020.

Photo by Ravi Roshan on Unsplash

Training courses run by The Carpentries have to meet extremely high stan

2019 National Biofilms Innovation Centre workshop

Latest version published on 16 December, 2019.

Photo credit: NBIC

By Joe Parker, Research Fellow, National Biofilms Innovation Centre

“Beware: results may vary” - openness as a means of enhancing research quality

Latest version published on 9 December, 2019.

By Andrew Stewart, Software Sustainability Institute Fellow 

FAIR Software at the 2019 eScience Symposium

Latest version published on 5 December, 2019.

FAIR data has been on everybody’s lips for a while. Many think that FAIR software will become “the next big thing” in eScience. Reasons enough to devote a session at the National eScience Symposium to the discussion of FAIR and its meaning for research software.

Sustainable modelling software for large scale physics experiments

Latest version published on 2 December, 2019.

By Software Sustainability Institute Fellow Leandro Liborio

Open Science at the University of Glasgow

Latest version published on 29 November, 2019.

By Frances Cooper, Software Sustainability Institute Fellow

From researcher to RSE: my career path

Latest version published on 27 November, 2019.

By Diego Alonso Alvarez, Senior Research Software Engineer, Imperial College London

Open-source biodiversity data great for both research and training

Latest version published on 27 November, 2019.

By Software Sustainability Institute Fellow Gergana Daskalova, University of Edinburgh

Hacktoberfest 2019

Latest version published on 27 November, 2019.

By Rachael Ainsworth, Community Manager and Fellow of the Software Sustainability Institute

Supercharge your open project with leadership training

Latest version published on 27 November, 2019.

By Bérénice Batut, Malvika Sharan, Emmy Tsang, and Yo Yehudi