Nancy Wiegand

Space Science and Engineering Center
University of Wisconsin - Madison
1225 W. Dayton Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
Telephone: 608-261-1451
Email: wiegand at cs and then

Workshop on Semantics in Geospatial Architectures: Applications and Implementation

Research Interests

  • Semantic Web, Searching for data using ontologies, Querying semantically heterogeneous data, Conceptual modeling, Database Management Systems
  • GIScience (Geographic Information Science), Geospatial data, Geospatial Semantics

Research Projects

  • National Science Foundation, Office of Cyberinfrastructure INTEROP Program, 2010-2013
    Title: INTEROP Spatial Ontology Community of Practice: an Interdisciplinary Network to Support Geospatial Data Sharing, Integration, and Interoperability, project homepage
  • National Science Foundation, Science and Engineering Information Integration and Informatics (SEIII), 2005-2008
    Title: Information Integration for Locating and Querying Geospatial Data, project homepage
  • National Science Foundation, Digital Government, 2001-2004
    Title: Integrating Metadata Development, XML, and DBMS Search and Query Techniques in a State of Wisconsin Land Information System,
  • National Science Foundation, Research Planning Grant IRI -9711846, 1997-1999
    Title: Advanced OODBMS Conceptual Modeling for GIS and Other Applications

Publications (old, up to 2006)
Promoting Interdisciplinary Work
Fun (September 2004)
Fun (September 2006)
Most Fun (September 2007)

Last Updated November 1, 2013