We are pleased to announce that we accepted the following papers for publication and presentation at the 2nd International Workshop on Linked Science 2012—Tackling Big Data (LISC2012):
- Bernardo Gonçalves, Fabio Porto and Ana Maria Moura. On the semantic engineering of scientific hypotheses as linked data
- Suppawong Tuarob, Jeffery S. Horsburgh, Natasha Noy, Giri Palanisamy and Line C. Pouchard. ONEMercury: Towards Automatic Annotation of Environmental Science Metadata
- Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Ashkan Ashkpour, Laurens Rietveld, Stefan Schlobach and Rinke Hoekstra. Linked Humanities Data: The Next Frontier?
- Christian Y. A. Brenninkmeijer, Chris Evelo, Carole Goble, Alasdair J. G. Gray, Paul Groth, Steve Pettifer, Robert Stevens, Antony Williams and Egon L. Willighagen. Scientific Lenses over Linked Data: An approach to support task specific views of the data. A vision.
- Jun Zhao, Graham Klyne, Piotr Holubowicz, Raul Palma, Stian Soiland-Reyes, Kristina Hettne, Jose Enrique Ruiz, Marco Roos, Kevin Page, Jose Manuel Gomez-Perez, David De Roure and Carole Goble. RO-Manager: A Tool for Creating and Manipulating Research Objects to Support Reproducibility and Reuse in Sciences
- Daniel Garijo and Yolanda Gil. Augmenting PROV with Plans in P-PLAN: Scientific Processes as Linked Data
- Nathan Wilson, Han Wang and Deborah McGuinness. Scientific Names and Descriptions for Organisms on the Semantic Web
- Kevin Page, Raúl Palma, Piotr Hołubowicz, Graham Klyne, Stian Soiland-Reyes, Don Cruickshank, Rafael González Cabero, Esteban García Cuesta, David De Roure, Jun Zhao and José Manuel Gómez-Pérez. From workflows to Research Objects: an architecture for preserving the semantics of science
- Yolanda Gil, Varun Ratnakar and Paul Hanson. Organic Data Publishing: A Novel Approach to Scientific Data Sharing
The selection process was competitive with the acceptance rate of 47%: we received 19 submissions and accepted these 9 papers.
The 2nd International Workshop on Linked Science 2012—Tackling Big Data (LISC2012) will be held within the 11th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC2012) in Boston, USA on November 12th, 2012.