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Software Design for Empowering Scientists

Software Design for Empowering Scientists
Software Design for Empowering Scientists
Scientific research is increasingly digital. Some activities, such as data analysis, search, and simulation, can be accelerated by letting scientists write workflows and scripts that automate routine activities. These capture pieces of the scientific method that scientists can share. The averna Workbench, a widely deployed scientific-workflow-management system, together with the myExperiment social Web site for sharing scientific experiments, follow six principles of designing software for adoption by scientists and six principles of user engagement.
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De Roure, David
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Goble, Carole
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De Roure, David
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Goble, Carole
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De Roure, David and Goble, Carole (2009) Software Design for Empowering Scientists. IEEE Software, 26 (1), 88-95.

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Abstract

Scientific research is increasingly digital. Some activities, such as data analysis, search, and simulation, can be accelerated by letting scientists write workflows and scripts that automate routine activities. These capture pieces of the scientific method that scientists can share. The averna Workbench, a widely deployed scientific-workflow-management system, together with the myExperiment social Web site for sharing scientific experiments, follow six principles of designing software for adoption by scientists and six principles of user engagement.

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Published date: 9 January 2009
Organisations: Electronics & Computer Science

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Local EPrints ID: 265032
URI: https://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/265032
PURE UUID: 6e0fc261-f15e-4478-a22c-9b2fd35fd667
ORCID for David De Roure: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0001-9074-3016

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Date deposited: 12 Jan 2008 22:33
Last modified: 06 Jun 2018 13:20

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