Independent Open Source/Open Data Developer, Oakland, California
projects / publications
Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics. doi:10.1016/j.ecoinf.2014.08.005.
Aggregate index of linked species interactions records in openly available species interaction datasets (parasites, pathogens, symbionts, vectors, pollinators, predators, etc) - https://globalbioticinteractions.org/data . See also http://opentraits.org/datasets/globi .
existing collaborations / integrations
Helps to continously integrate over 100 openly accessible species interaction datasets, GoMexSI, Encyclopedia of Life, World Register of Marine Species, Fishbase, SealifeBase, NCBI Taxonomy, OBO Relations Ontology, iNaturalist, Arctos.
Willing to index any openly available species interaction datasets in any format, open to help re-use interaction data in research and education projects, provide advice on pragmatic data integration workflows.
jhpoelen at xs4all dot nl or Open Traits discussion forum