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Earth Science Markup Language (ESML)
Entry ID: 01-ghrc_ESML-00

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Summary
Abstract: The Earth Science Markup Language (ESML) is a specialized markup language for Earth Science metadata based on the eXtensible Markup Language (XML?). It is designed to provide a standard way for describing content, structure and semantic information of a data file, thus facilitating development of dataset-independent search, visualization, and analysis tools without requiring data to be in any ... View entire text
Service Citation
Title: Earth Science Markup Language
Release_Date: 2003-Oct-09
Provider: Information Technology and Systems Center, UAH
Edition: v3.0.1
URL: http://ghrc.msfc.nasa.gov/tools.html
Service Keywords
DATA MANAGEMENT/DATA HANDLING >DATA INTEROPERABILITY >DATA REFORMATTING Parameter Definition
DATA MANAGEMENT/DATA HANDLING >TRANSFORMATION/CONVERSION Parameter Definition

Use Constraints ESML is dataset independent by definition but the associated
libraries currently support binary, ASCII, HDF and HDF-EOS.
Ancillary Keywords
Markup Language
XML
Convert
EOSDIS

Service Provider
NASA/MSFC/GHRC > Global Hydrology Resource Center, Marshall Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: RAHUL RAMACHANDRAN
Phone: (256) 824-5157
Email: ramachan at itsc.uah.edu
Contact Address:
Information Technology & Systems Center
S339 Technology Hall
University of Alabama in Huntsville
City: Huntsville
Province or State: AL
Postal Code: 35899
Country: USA
Personnel
SHERRY HARRISON
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: 256-961-7973
Email: ghrcdaac at itsc.uah.edu
Contact Address:
320 Sparkman Dr.
City: Huntsville
Province or State: AL
Postal Code: 35805
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date:
SERF Last Revision Date: 2013-11-18
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