CSDMS 2022: Environmental Extremes and Earthscape Evolution

Publishing Reproducible Computational Research with the Whole Tale

Bertram Ludaescher

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, United States

Scientific communities and peer-review journals are increasingly requiring authors to make available the code and data behind computational results reported in published research. This tutorial will introduce participants to the NSF-funded Whole Tale platform, an open-access and open-source system designed to enable authors to package and archive their code, data, computational workflow and information about the computational environment to better enable others to repeat their results. We will walk through the basic features of the platform with hands-on exercises.

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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