Tibor's Musings


Tibor Simko holds an MSc degree in Physical Electronics and Microelectronics from Comenius University, a PhD degree in Plasma Physics from Comenius University and a PhD degree in Physics of Gases and Plasmas from Université Paris Sud.

Tibor joined CERN to work as a Computing Engineer where he founded the Invenio digital repository framework. Tibor later worked as a Technology Director of INSPIRE, the High Energy Physics information system built in a world wide collaboration among CERN, DESY, FNAL, IHEP and SLAC laboratories.

Tibor now leads the development of the CERN Open Data portal, the CERN Analysis Preservation framework, and the REANA Reusable Analyses platform.

Tibor participated in several EC projects related to data preservation and information management (BlogForever, CRISP).

Tibor's professional interests include open science and reproducible research, information management and retrieval, software architecture and development, psychology of programming, free software culture and more.

The full curriculum vitae is available upon request.