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Re: Summary for Extending geo for Areas with a Radius, Test Vocabulary and Sample RDF

From: Peter DeVries <pete.devries@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 12 Oct 2010 12:57:13 -0500
Message-ID: <AANLkTi=JWLU2B_Dy88stHBgbD0rOKn18Rh_jkd0cMswB@mail.gmail.com>
To: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Cc: public-lod@w3.org
Thanks Kingsley,

Once I saw it in URIburner, I understood  :-)  Thanks!

- Pete

On Tue, Oct 12, 2010 at 11:26 AM, Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>wrote:

>  On 10/11/10 4:54 PM, Peter DeVries wrote:
>
> Thanks very much Kingsley,
>
>  I thought I should better check that I have interpreted you suggestion
> correctly.
>
>  For the vocabulary that I have made, I need to add the following
> statements?
>
>  <http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl#> rdfs:isDefinedBy  <
> http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl#>
>
>  <http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl#Area> rdfs:isDefinedBy
> <http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl#>
>
>  <http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl#radius>
> rdfs:isDefinedBy <http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl#>
>
>  In reading the rdfs documentation, it appears as if I should also be
> making statements about the other vocabularies.
>
>  It is not quite clear to me when it is proper to make statements about
> other vocabularies in your own vocabulary
>
>  So I am asking for your guidance. :-)
>
>  Do I also add the following?
>
>  <http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#> rdfs:isDefinedBy <
> http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#>
>
>  <http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#SpatialThing rdfs:isDefinedBy <
> http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#>
>
>  <http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#Point rdfs:isDefinedBy <
> http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#>
>
>  <http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#lat rdfs:isDefinedBy <
> http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#>
>
>  <http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#long rdfs:isDefinedBy <
> http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#>
>
>  as well as:
>
>  <http://xmlns.com/foaf/0.1/page> rdfs:isDefinedBy <
> http://xmlns.com/foaf/0.1/>
>
>  <http://xmlns.com/foaf/0.1/topic> rdfs:isDefinedBy <
> http://xmlns.com/foaf/0.1/>
>
>  Thanks :-)
>
>
> Pete,
>
> In your ontology you should add a triple that associates your classes and
> properties to <http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl><http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl>.
> Of course, you could also add the following:
> To save time I've done the following via SPARUL re. URIBurner instance:
>
> ## updated graph <http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#><http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#>
>
> insert into <http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#><http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#>
>
> {
> <http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#SpatialThing><http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#SpatialThing>rdfs:isDefinedBy
> <http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#><http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#>
> .
>
> <http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#Point><http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#Point>rdfs:isDefinedBy
> <http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#><http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#>
> .
>
> <http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#lat><http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#lat>rdfs:isDefinedBy
> <http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#><http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#>
> .
>
> <http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#long><http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#long>rdfs:isDefinedBy
> <http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#><http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#>
> .
> }
>
> ## updated graph <http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl#><http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl#>
>
> sparql
> insert into <http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl#><http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl#>
>
> {
> <http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl#Area><http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl#Area>rdfs:isDefinedBy
> <http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl><http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl>
> .
>
> <http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl#radius><http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl#radius>rdfs:isDefinedBy
> <http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl><http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl>
> .
>
> }
>
> You can see the effects of these new triples at:
>
> 1.
> http://uriburner.com/describe/?url=http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl#Area
>
> 2.
> http://lod.openlinksw.com/describe/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.w3.org%2F2003%2F01%2Fgeo%2Fwgs84_pos%23-- used this becuase there is more data and hardware behind this data space,
> so you get full effect
>
> Kingsley
>
>
>  - Pete
>
> On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 3:09 PM, Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>wrote:
>
>>  On 10/11/10 2:52 PM, Peter DeVries wrote:
>>
>>
>>  After reviewing the feedback I created a test vocabulary and RDF file.
>>
>>  The test vocabulary is in it's own namespace and called dwc_area.
>>
>>  It is here: http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl
>>
>>  The HTML Document is here
>> http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area_doc/index.html (For some
>> reason protege did not include the imported geo vocabulary)
>>
>>  I also made up a small test file that uses both the new geo URI and an
>> shows the suggested way to include a radius measure.
>>
>>  It is here: http://lod.taxonconcept.org/rdf/area_example.rdf
>>
>>  It should show up in Sindice soon, and already works in URIburner.
>> (I did submit an earlier incorrect earlier version into Sindice that might
>> still be cached)
>>
>>  Here is what the RDF looks like in URIBurner
>>
>>  <
>> http://linkeddata.uriburner.com/about/html/http/lod.taxonconcept.org/rdf/area_example.rdf
>>  >
>>
>>  To get to each of the three "Areas" you need to click on the links in
>> the *topics* list
>>
>>  ** Note that the final location of the vocabulary is unclear. It will
>> probably end up in the DarwinCore vocabular or in my txn vocabulary.*
>> ** It might also make sense to keep it a separate?*
>>
>>
>>  seeAlso the following:
>>
>> 1.
>> http://linkeddata.uriburner.com/ode/?uri=http%3A%2F%2Flod.taxonconcept.org%2Fontology%2Fdwc_area.owl
>> -- ODE view of the Ontology
>> 2.
>> http://linkeddata.uriburner.com/describe/?url=http://lod.taxonconcept.org/ontology/dwc_area.owl%23Area-- Alternative Descriptor Page
>>
>>
>> Peter: adding isDefinedBy relations across: Ontology, Classes, and
>> Properties, will make the ontology more navigable via #2 above. It will also
>> make the ontology URI a pivot point from the Classes and Properties
>> descriptor pages :-)
>>
>>
>> [SNIP]
>>
>>
>>
>>  - Pete
>> ----------------------------------------------------------------
>> Pete DeVries
>> Department of Entomology
>> University of Wisconsin - Madison
>> 445 Russell Laboratories
>> 1630 Linden Drive
>> Madison, WI 53706
>> TaxonConcept Knowledge Base <http://www.taxonconcept.org/> / GeoSpecies
>> Knowledge Base <http://lod.geospecies.org/>
>> About the GeoSpecies Knowledge Base <http://about.geospecies.org/>
>> ------------------------------------------------------------
>>
>>
>>
>>  --
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Kingsley Idehen	
>> President & CEO
>> OpenLink Software
>> Web: http://www.openlinksw.com
>> Weblog: http://www.openlinksw.com/blog/~kidehen <http://www.openlinksw.com/blog/%7Ekidehen>
>> Twitter/Identi.ca: kidehen
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>
>
> --
> ----------------------------------------------------------------
> Pete DeVries
> Department of Entomology
> University of Wisconsin - Madison
> 445 Russell Laboratories
> 1630 Linden Drive
> Madison, WI 53706
> TaxonConcept Knowledge Base <http://www.taxonconcept.org/> / GeoSpecies
> Knowledge Base <http://lod.geospecies.org/>
> About the GeoSpecies Knowledge Base <http://about.geospecies.org/>
> ------------------------------------------------------------
>
>
>
> --
>
> Regards,
>
> Kingsley Idehen	
> President & CEO
> OpenLink Software
> Web: http://www.openlinksw.com
> Weblog: http://www.openlinksw.com/blog/~kidehen
> Twitter/Identi.ca: kidehen
>
>
>
>
>
>


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Pete DeVries
Department of Entomology
University of Wisconsin - Madison
445 Russell Laboratories
1630 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706
TaxonConcept Knowledge Base <http://www.taxonconcept.org/> / GeoSpecies
Knowledge Base <http://lod.geospecies.org/>
About the GeoSpecies Knowledge Base <http://about.geospecies.org/>
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