GSC 12 Session VI: EnvO: deploying an environment ontology in the GSC

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The 12th Genomic Standards Consortium Meeting (GSC 12), held at The Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany, September 28-30, 2011 ( http://gensc.org/gc_wiki/index.php/GSC_12 ). Barry Smith (U Buffalo) - An Introduction to Ontology as a Strategy for Data Integration Barry Smith (U Buffalo) - The Structure of the Environment Ontology Peter Dawyndt (Ghent University) - Microorganism-centered Computing 
Konstantinos Liolios (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory) -...

EnvO-Lite, the Environment Ontology and the description of Habitat

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9th Genomic Standards Consortium Workshop at JCVI, Rockville, MD, USA, April 28-30, 2010.
Update on the Environmental Ontology

The Environment Ontology: Linking Environmental Data

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Norman Morrison, University of Manchester Every biological specimen that is collected or sampled — whether for a museum collection, for epidemiological studies, for population studies, for ecological research, for research into evolution, biodiversity or sustainability, indeed any biological research — comes from a particular habitat where particular physical conditions prevail. How ever, at present there is no accepted semantic standard for describing the environment from which these...