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Five Recommended Practices for Computational Scientists Who Write Software
Found in: Computing in Science and Engineering
By Diane Kelly, Daniel Hook, Rebecca Sanders
Issue Date:September 2009
pp. 48-53
<p>Few software engineering techniques and approaches are specifically useful for computational scientists, and despite recent efforts, it could be many years before a consolidated handbook is available. Meanwhile, computational scientists can look t...
Dealing with Risk in Scientific Software Development
Found in: IEEE Software
By Rebecca Sanders, Diane Kelly
Issue Date:July 2008
pp. 21-28
The development of scientific software involves risk in the underlying theory, its implementation, and its use. Through a series of interviews, the authors explored how research scientists at two Canadian universities developed their software. These interv...