Lightning talk session

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We will run a lightning talk session on Wed 20th January 2021 at 3pm UTC.

2021-01-20T15:00:00+00:00 2021-01-20T16:00:00+00:00 Lightning talk session We will run a lightning talk session on Wed 20th January 2021 at 3pm UTC. SORSE

Lightning talks of up to 5 minutes will be presented at the start of the session. Each presenter will then be available in a break out room with video and text chat facilities to discuss their poster or blog post with those attending. Attendees can move between break out rooms to discuss different posters and blog posts. Posters and blog posts will be available a few days in advance of the session to allow attendees to read the material beforehand.

Lightning talks

We are pleased to be welcoming the following lightning talks:

Development of an Automated High-Throughput Animal Training Platform

Sarah Leinicke, Mahmood Shad

In traditional neuroscience laboratory research, training animals to execute sensorimotor tasks is time consuming, labor and resource intensive, and prone to human bias and error. The Research Software Engineering team at Harvard University’s Faculty of Arts and Science Research Computing (FASRC...

Code Review Community

Hollydawn Murray, Rachael Ainsworth, Dannon Baker, Olly Butters, Jeffrey C. Carver, Luis Pedro Coelho, Fergus Cooper, Barry Demchak, Kenan Direk, Stephen J Eglen, Daniel S. Katz, Helena Ledmyr, Thibault Lestang, David Nicholson, David Miguel Susano Pinto, Esther Plomp, Fotis Psomopoulos, Amy Strange, Leonid Tiokhin

Code review for research software is the process by which peers evaluate each other’s source code. This involves checking that the code does what it claims and is written in a way that can easily be read, maintained, and built upon. Code review is an important tool for ensuring that software is h...

Embedding a Jupyter Notebook

Teri Forey

Many RSEs and researchers are familiar with using Jupyter Notebooks to analyse data and output results, but how can this functionality be included within a larger platform or application? Creating a new analysis tool would take a lot of developer hours, and so a more cost-effective solution could...