Re: Ontology/vocabulary for research groups, research projects, etc

On 21 Nov 2010, at 17:13, Boris Villazón Terrazas wrote:

> Hi Everybody
> I know there are several research groups (that belong to universities or industry) working in several research projects, in this mailing list (community)
> I think you as research groups are using a standard vocabulary/ontology to model that information.
> I want to know if the research groups are using their own vocabulary/ontology or they are using a standard one.
> Would you please let me know which vocabulary/ontology are you using for this purpose?

For data in Bristol we use:

aiiso <> to label organsational structure.
foaf   <> for people and groups.
project funding   <> for projects and grants (we have MRC, EPSRC, NERC, BBSRC and other funding council data in this form).

They seem to do the job nicely.


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