September / October 2002

IN PERSON: ROBERT DEWITTE

Structures and science

Robert DeWitte, Marketing Director of ACD Labs, tells Tom Wilkie how Russian scientists' deep understanding of chemical structure grew into a global software business.

LIMS

choosing the right client

The old Latin riddle 'Quis custiodet ipsos custiodes?' ('Who guards the guardians themselves?') is a good one for scientists and managers to ponder when they are considering the integrity of data in LIMS. Alex Crawford reports

PROFILE: EFSTRATIOS GALLOPOULOS

Bringing knowledge back home

John Murphy profiles the Professor of Computer Engineering and Informatics at the University of Patras

THE GRID

the UK e-science Grid

Tony Hey and Anne Trefethen outline the efforts being made to help the UK meet the challenges of computing across the Grid