Romain Thomas

Department of Computer Science

Head of Research Software Engineering

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Romain Thomas
Department of Computer Science
Regent Court (DCS)
211 Portobello
S1 4DP

Dr Romain Thomas is the Head of Research software Engineering at the University of Sheffield. His role is to lead a group of research software engineers (RSEs) who are collaborating with research groups at the University to deliver high quality research software.

Before coming to Sheffield, Romain was a Staff Astronomer at the European Southern Observatory (ESO) in Chile where he was leading software projects for data quality control at the Very Large Telescopes. 

Research interests

Software, Open source, Open research, FAIR, Data