Deekshitha, Jansen, and Farshidi win Best Paper Award at the eScience conference


This October, in Limassol, Cyprus, eScience Center RSE Deekshitha and her research team won the Best Student Paper Award at the 19th IEEE International Conference of eScience. Her work is part of the SearchSECO CIT project, funded by the eScience Center. Entitled “FAIRSECO: An Extensible Framework for Measuring the Impact of Research Software“, the paper was authored by Deekshitha, Siamak Farshidi, Jason Maassen, Rena Bakhshi, Rob van Nieuwpoort, and Slinger Jansen.

The FAIRSECO software described in the paper has been initially developed by Utrecht University computer science students. The software can be found on GitHub.

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