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The Metadata Research Center, located at the College of Computing & Informatics (CCI), Drexel University, leads and innovates metadata solutions for pressing information/data-oriented challenges. Metadata, semantics, and ontologies are vital for eVectively and eViciently using and manipulating data. The MRC is committed to advancing research in these areas, formalizing metadata-driven methods and approaches, and vitalizing our capacities for using data across all sectors. Read More

Recent News

May 10, 2024, Summer 2024 NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Opportunities at the MRC Virtual (or in person) National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduate research opportunity @ the Metadata Research Center, Drexel University, as part of the Harnessing (HDR) Institute for Data Driven Dynamical Design (ID4) Read More

April 17, 2024, MRC Presents “Accelerating AI for Data-Driven Discovery” a Talk by Shih-Chieh Hsu, PhD University of Washington Hsu present on the challenges of high energy physics,multi-messenger astrophysics, and neuroscience AI research being pursued Accelerated AI Algorithms for Data-Driven Discovery (A3D3) Institute Read More

April 15-16, 2024, MRC hosts NSF-HDR ID4: Institute of Data Driven Dynamical Design / AI-Ready Data: Navigating the Dynamic Frontier of Metadata and Ontologies Workshop which will bring together researchers with expertise across the data lifecycle to discuss issues, share solutions, and chart a path forward for addressing key challenges in preparing AI-ready data for scientific research Read More

Recent Publications

Jebbia, D., et al, (2023). Toward a Flexible Metadata Pipeline for Fish Specimen Images. MTSR 2022. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 1789. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-39141-5_15

McClellan, S., et al, (in press). Characterizing Semantic Ambiguity of the Materials Science Ontologies. ISKO: International Society of Knowledge Organization-2024: Preprint: https://doi.org/10.48550/arXiv.2310.00078

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