CSDMS 2021 Webinars

FAIR & Research Software

Anna-Lena Lamprecht

Utrecht University, Netherlands
Salvador Capella-Gutierrez Barcelona Supercomputing Center Spain

The FAIR Principles mandate that all digital research objects should be findable, accessible, interoperable and reusable. Initially mainly perceived and applied for data, they are becoming increasingly important also for research software. We will discuss why and how FAIR principles for software differ from those for data, how software FAIRness can be assessed and measured, and what everybody can do to make their software FAIR(er). Finally, we survey community initiatives working towards the development and standardization of FAIR principles for research software, and ways to get involved.

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Of interest for:
  • Terrestrial Working Group
  • Coastal Working Group
  • Marine Working Group
  • Education and Knowledge Transfer (EKT) Working Group
  • Cyberinformatics and Numerics Working Group
  • Hydrology Focus Research Group
  • Chesapeake Focus Research Group
  • Critical Zone Focus Research Group
  • Human Dimensions Focus Research Group
  • Geodynamics Focus Research Group
  • Ecosystem Dynamics Focus Research Group
  • Coastal Vulnerability Initiative
  • Continental Margin Initiative
  • Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning Initiative
  • Modeling Platform Interoperability Initiative
  • River Network Modeling Initiative