Location: the multipurpose room of the School of Information Resource and Library Science
Attendants: Steven Chong, Hong Cui, Don Fallis, Yan Han, Sarah Philipson and Qianjin Zhang (ordered by last name)
Hong Cui's research presentation
Hong gave a wonderful presentation on Plant Habitat Ontology. The interface of Flora of North America Experimental Search was presented. Her group has been working on habitat ontology candidate terms to achieve the goal of building a controlled vocabulary for the interface.
Discussion: ASIS&T AZ Chapter will hold a workshop of introduction to programming language such as Java or Perl in the near future. The workshop is aimed at improving the SIRLS graduate students' computer skills.
Luncheon (Optional) at Student Union