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RSEs contributing to the national COVID-19 response through RAMP

A major modelling consortium The Scottish COVID-19 Response Consortium (SCRC) is a major consortium under the Royal Society’s RAMP scheme as part of the national COVID-19 response. It was initiated by scientists from three institutions in Scotland: the Boyd Orr Centre for Population and Ecosystem Health at the University of Glasgow, the Scottish Government’s...

Calling for newsletter submissions

Our monthly newsletter announces new Society initiatives, gathers RSE news, events, blogs, papers and anything interesting and relevant together in one place. We are keen to feature content from our members so if you have any ideas for items to be included please submit them using the form below.

Newsletter – April 2020

Welcome to the April newsletter from The Society of Research Software Engineering! Our monthly newsletter will announce new Society initiatives, gather RSE news, events, blogs, papers, anything interesting and relevant together in one place. If you would like to add an item or suggest a new section to the next newsletter, send it to...

Newsletter – March 2020

Welcome to the March newsletter from The Society of Research Software Engineering! Our monthly newsletter will announce new Society initiatives, gather RSE news, events, blogs, papers, anything interesting and relevant together in one place. If you would like to add an item or suggest a new section to the next newsletter, send it to...

Remote working for researchers and developers

This post was compiled by Mark Woodbridge, Jeremy Cohen and Tony Yang of the Imperial College Research Software Community. We are re-publishing an updated version of the original article modified by the authors for a more general audience. Content not accessible to readers outside their local community has been removed or replaced appropriately. A...

RSECon2020 Cancellation Announcement

The Trustees of the Society of Research Software Engineering and the Conference Steering Group have taken the very difficult decision to cancel the annual RSE Conference for 2020.  We know that this conference is a fantastic social, networking and skills training event for the RSE community worldwide so we’d like to reassure everyone that...

Newsletter – February 2020

Welcome to one of our many new initiatives for 2020 – The Society of Research Software Engineering newsletter! Our monthly newsletter will announce new Society initiatives, gather RSE news, events, blogs, papers, anything interesting and relevant together in one place. If you would like to add your item or suggest a new section to...

RSLondonSouthEast2020

On Thursday 6th February 2020, nearly 100 researchers, RSEs, software engineers, funder representatives and others with an interest in research software gathered at the Royal Society in London for RSLondonSouthEast 2020.

It’s just software engineering?

By Dr Marion Weinzierl, Research Software Engineer at Durham University Join the discussion on the UK RSE Slack. Question: “I have just come out of a meeting with a professor and his postdoc in which we discussed how I could help them with improving the robustness of their code, error handling, and introduce automated...

RSECon2020 website is live!

The new website for RSECon2020 is up and running! The conference for RSEs from around the world is in its fifth year and going strong… RSECon2020 will be held at the University of Birmingham, UK from the 8th to the 10th September.  RSECon had its inaugural conference in 2016 with 120 delegates from 12...