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The scientific software industry: a general overview

Goldbeck, Gerhard

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  "description": "<p>The report provides\u00a0an overview of the scientific software industry and discusses issues regarding\u00a0software licensing and commercialisation. Particular focus is given to modelling and simulation software that is based on a fundamental chemical and physical description of matter, i.e. materials modelling.\u00a0The aim is to provide a high level overview of the industry, its typical requirements and business models, and in particular to address the following topics:</p>\n\n<ol>\n\t<li>The structure of the software industry.</li>\n\t<li>Requirements for software development: in-house and through collaboration.</li>\n\t<li>Routes to market for scientific software, e.g. via software houses or direct licensing into specific industries.\u00a0</li>\n\t<li>Commercialisation requirements: standards, IP ownership, licensing schemes.</li>\n\t<li>Warranty and liability issues.</li>\n</ol>", 
  "license": "", 
  "creator": [
      "affiliation": "Goldbeck Consulting Ltd", 
      "@type": "Person", 
      "name": "Goldbeck, Gerhard"
  "headline": "The scientific software industry: a general overview", 
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  "datePublished": "2017-01-27", 
  "url": "", 
  "keywords": [
    "Software, commercialisation, licensing, materials modelling"
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  "identifier": "", 
  "@id": "", 
  "@type": "ScholarlyArticle", 
  "name": "The scientific software industry: a general overview"
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