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Details of Dr. Éamonn Ó Tuama   


Gender male
Job title Consultant
Global Biodiversity Information Facility ( GBIF)
Universitetsparken 15 Copenhagen 2100
Nationality Ireland
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Degree Doctoral (PhD, ScD)
Job type Other
Research Activities Biodiversity and ecological informatics
Working languages English
Skills/Expertise Strong understanding and practical experience of web technologies, e.g., web GIS, databases (relational, key-value, XML document stores), server setup/admin (Linux), working to OGC (WMS, WFS, WCS), ISO 19115/19139 geographic metadata), W3C and biodiversity informatics standards (TDWG, EML, GSC). Languages: JavaScript, HTML,CSS,XML,XSLT,XSL-FO; XPath/XQuery. Tools and frameworks: MapServer, GeoServer, Apache/Tomcat, Apache Cocoon, eXist & BaseX XML DBs, IPT, LaTeX. Semantic Web technologies: RDF, RDFS/OWL, SPARQL
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Éamonn Ó TUAMA)

Scholes RJ, et al. Building a global observing system for biodiversity, Curr Opin Environ Sustain (2012), doi: 10.1016/j.cosust.2011.12.005
Kristin Vanderbilt, David Blankman, Xuebing Guo, Honglin He, Chau-Chin Lin, Sheng-Shan Lu, Akiko Ogawa, Éamonn Ó Tuama, Herbert Schentz, Wen Su. A multilingual metadata catalog for the ILTER: Issues and approaches. Ecological Informatics, 2010: 187-193   
Stefano Nativi, Paolo Mazzetti, Hannu Saarenmaa, Jeremy Kerr, Eamonn O Tuama, Biodiversity and climate change use scenarios framework for the GEOSS interoperability pilot process, Ecological Informatics, Volume 4, Issue 1, January 2009, Pages 23-33, ISSN 1574-9541, DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoinf.2008.11.002.
O Tuama, Eamonn and Hamre Torill. Design and implementation of a distributed GIS portal for oil spill and harmful algal bloom monitoring in the marine environment. Marine Geodesy 30, 145-168 (2007). URL http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01490410701296671.

Created: 2009-10-09 Last Updated: 2016-06-16