The Four Pillars of Research Software Engineering

Jeremy Cohen, Daniel S. Katz, Michelle Barker, Neil P. Chue Hong, Robert Haines, Caroline Jay

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We present four elements we believe are key to providing a comprehensive and sustainable support for research software engineering: software development, community, training, and policy. We also show how the wider developer community can learn from, and engage with, these activities.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number8994167
Pages (from-to)97-105
Number of pages9
JournalIEEE Software
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 2021

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Software


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