A Social Networking Environment to Support Collaborative Scientific Research

As scientific research becomes more collaborative, there is an emerging need to enhance the design of software for multi-disciplinary scientific teams. Coordination theory is an area of research that is being used to identify and model collaborative techniques in a tool called WFTalk. The goal of WFTalk is to provide models of collaborative techniques that can be embedded in software tools to facilitate discussing and meeting research goals.

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