Contributors

Symbiota is an open-source software project that is being co-developed by several project initiatives. This page recognizes the efforts and contributions of the following core individuals contributing code and development.


Name: Robert Anglin

Email: ranglin@wisc.edu

Organization: University of Wisconsin – Madison

Occupation: computer programmer, data manager

Location: Madison, WI

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Contributions: OCR text parsers (OCR/NLP)

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Name: Anne Barber

Email: anne.barber@gmail.com

Organization: California Academy of Science 

Occupation: Informatics Specialist

Location: San Francisco, CA

Services: Symbiota installations, training, workshops

Contributions: Documentation, proofing, bug hunter, SALIX integration

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Name: Benjamin Brandt

Email:  benjamin.brandt@nau.edu

Organization: Northern Arizona University

Occupation: software developer, Biodiversity Informatics Specialist

Location: Chicago, IL

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Contributions: Symbiota Core, map search tool, liquid design layout, specimen loan module, glossary, reference module, bug fixes and contributor to several other modules

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Name: David Fleming

Email: dflemin2@asu.edu

Organization: Arizona State University

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Location: Tempe, AZ

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Contributions: multi-language functionalities, documentation, training modules

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Name: Edward Gilbert

Email:  egbot@asu.edu

Organization: Arizona State University

Occupation: biodiversity informatics specialist, web application developer, graduate student

Location: Tucson, Arizona

Services: Symbiota development, workshops

Contributions: Symbiota core, interactive identification keys, checklist and voucher module, basic specimen search page, bug fixes, etc

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Name: Daryl Lafferty

Email: Daryl.Lafferty@asu.edu

Organization: Arizona State University

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Location: Tempe, AZ

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Contributions: integration of Semi-Automatic Label Information eXtraction System (SALIX) OCR parsing tools

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Name: David Lowery

Email: lowerydb@gmail.com

Organization:  Harvard University

Occupation: dynamic web programmer

Location: Cambridge, MA

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Contributions: integration of Filtered-Push module

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Name: Paul Morris

Email: mole@oeb.harvard.edu

Organization: Harvard University 

Occupation: Biodiversity Informatics Manager

Location: Cambridge, MA

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Contributions: lead developer for Harvard University team; Filtered-Push modules, schema design enhancements, agent module

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Name: Brody Painter

Email: brodypainter@email.arizona.edu

Organization: University of Arizona

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Location: Tucson, AZ

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Contributions: mics bug fixes

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Name: José Jesús Sánchez Escalante

Email: jsanchez@guayacan.uson.mx

Organization: Universidad de Sonora-DICTUS

Occupation:  Encargado del Herbario USON

Location: Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico

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Contributions: Spanish translation module

Comments: Director of the Red de Herbarios del Noroeste de México