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Re: Graphic software for creating drawings and diagrams in cross-sectoral scientific papers

From: Jim McCusker <mccusker@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Jul 2020 00:03:59 -0400
Message-ID: <CAAtgn=Qe5X5pnR4NLi4jAZDOZsadE1b_a52uHaJziZcJiFFvug@mail.gmail.com>
To: "LJ.Garcia" <lj.garcia.co@gmail.com>
Cc: Martynas Jusevičius <martynas@atomgraph.com>, ProjectParadigm-ICT-Program <metadataportals@yahoo.com>, W3C AIKR CG <public-aikr@w3.org>, W3c Semweb HCLS <public-semweb-lifesci@w3.org>, "public-collaboration@w3.org" <public-collaboration@w3.org>, public-lod <public-lod@w3.org>
Here's an example I did in diagrams.net that ties together all of the basic
modeling for the Semanticscience Integrated Ontology.
[image: SIO Basics.png]

On Wed, Jul 15, 2020 at 11:00 PM Jim McCusker <mccusker@gmail.com> wrote:

> I've had good success with the open source diagrams.net, which used to be
> draw.io. It can render into PNG, SVG, and PDF, and I've used it many
> times to make CMap-style concept maps and schema diagrams.
>
> Jim
>
> On Wed, Jul 15, 2020 at 8:14 AM LJ.Garcia <lj.garcia.co@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi all,
>>
>> Indeed it is too abstract. What would be the input to those diagrams?
>> For instance, you mention "schemas and models", depending on the type and
>> format, an ontology/graph editor could give you some graphical
>> representation. If you want full freedom on the sort of diagrams, you could
>> create your own visualizations with frameworks such as D3.
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> On Wed, Jul 15, 2020 at 11:52 AM Martynas Jusevičius <
>> martynas@atomgraph.com> wrote:
>>
>>> This sounds very abstract. Do you have any examples, similar to what you
>>> want?
>>>
>>> PlantUML is nifty and uses a simple text syntax for diagrams:
>>> https://plantuml.com/
>>>
>>> On Wed, Jul 15, 2020 at 7:38 AM ProjectParadigm-ICT-Program
>>> <metadataportals@yahoo.com> wrote:
>>> >
>>> > Dear all,
>>> >
>>> > I am writing cross-sectoral scientific articles in which I need to
>>> create drawings ranging across the fields of AI, computer and data science,
>>> medicine, bio and life sciences, mathematics and logic, theoretical,
>>> quantum and high energy physics.
>>> >
>>> > I am having a hard time finding the right tools and programs to do
>>> this. What I am NOT looking for is plotting or rendering programs.
>>> > What I DO need is programs that allow me to create diagrams, schemas
>>> and model drawings.
>>> >
>>> > And because the articles deal with knowledge representation, NLP and
>>> ML all visualization features used in semweb technologies must also be
>>> included.
>>> >
>>> > Milton Ponson
>>> > GSM: +297 747 8280
>>> > PO Box 1154, Oranjestad
>>> > Aruba, Dutch Caribbean
>>> > Project Paradigm: Bringing the ICT tools for sustainable development
>>> to all stakeholders worldwide through collaborative research on applied
>>> mathematics, advanced modeling, software and standards development
>>>
>>> --
> Jim McCusker
>
> Director, Data Operations
> Tetherless World Constellation
> Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
> mccusj2@rpi.edu <mccusj@cs.rpi.edu>
> http://tw.rpi.edu
>


-- 
Jim McCusker

Director, Data Operations
Tetherless World Constellation
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
mccusj2@rpi.edu <mccusj@cs.rpi.edu>
http://tw.rpi.edu

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