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Organizing Software Growth and Distributed Development: The Case of Abinit
January/February 2011 (vol. 13 no. 1)
pp. 62-69

Having scientists develop software entails challenges, and larger efforts require an organized, structured community to keep pace with the growth of software and related activities.

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Index Terms:
Software development, scientific computing, collaborative development, scientific programming, open-source computing
Yann Pouillon, Jean-Michel Beuken, Thierry Deutsch, Marc Torrent, Xavier Gonze, "Organizing Software Growth and Distributed Development: The Case of Abinit," Computing in Science and Engineering, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 62-69, Jan.-Feb. 2011, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2011.13
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