Metadata for Nanotechnology: Interoperability Aspects

  • Vasily Bunakov
  • Brian Matthews
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 755)


The work outlines the landscape of emerging metadata models for nanotechnology. A gap analysis and possible cross-walks for a few metadata recommendations are presented. The role of interoperability in the design of metadata for nanotechnology is discussed.


Nanotechnology Metadata models Metadata interoperability 



This work is supported by Horizon 2020 NFFA-Europe project under grant agreement no. 654360.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Science and Technology Facilities CouncilHarwellUK

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