Registry Quantities, Units, Dimensions, and Types Ontology

Ontologies that aim to provide semantic specifications for units of measure, quantity kind, dimensions and data types.

Preferred Prefix
astrophysics and astronomy experimental measurement methods ontology unit
Homepage Repository OWL RDF
Missing Contact
Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers
Missing LUI pattern
Example Local Unique Identifier
baseDimensionEnumeration   Resolve
Example CURIE

A summary of the relations in the Bioregistry schema can be found here.

In Collection
Semantic Web Context
Metaregistry Quantities, Units, Dimensions, and Types Ontology

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 7 mappings to external registries for this resource with 4 unique external prefixes.

Registry Name Registry Metaprefix External Prefix Curate
AberOWL AberOWL logo aberowl QUDT
BARTOC Basic Register of Thesauri, Ontologies & Classifications logo bartoc 18206
Biolink Biolink Model Registry logo biolink qud
BioPortal BioPortal Prefixes logo bioportal QUDT
FAIRSharing FAIRSharing logo fairsharing FAIRsharing.d3pqw7
LOV Linked Open Vocabularies logo lov qudt
Zazuko Zazuko Prefix Server logo zazuko qudt

A provider turns a local unique identifiers from a resource into a URI. Many providers are also resolvable as URLs (i.e., they can be used in a web browser).

The local unique identifier baseDimensionEnumeration is used to demonstrate the providers available for Quantities, Units, Dimensions, and Types Ontology. A guide for curating additional providers can be found here.

Name Metaprefix URI
Quantities, Units, Dimensions, and Types Ontology qudt
Bioregistry bioregistry
Extra Providers

Additional providers curated in the Bioregistry are listed here. These are typically inherited from or Prefix Commons, and need extra curation.

Code Name URL
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