Scientific sofTware Research for User experience, Design, Engagement, and Learning

STRUDEL enables teams to create user-centered software for scientific communities.

Plan, design, and build better scientific software projects using STRUDEL Planning Framework and Design System.

Build Scientific UIs

UI Task Flow library & guides to streamline scientific software UI design and development.

Plan your UX strategy

Questions, guidelines, and insights to help teams incorporate UX into project planning and execution.

Events & News

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US-RSE UX working group

STRUDEL helped form a working group dedicated to UX in the US-RSE community in November 2023. Visit the US-RSE site for more information and join us on Slack!

Catch up on our news, events, blogs and more.

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STRUDEL is an effort of the Lawrence Berkeley National Lab Scientific Data (SciData) Division UX team.
The project is generously funded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, Liz Vu & Josh Greenberg Program Officers, grants #10074 and #10572