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Drs. W. (Wouter) Los

Faculty of Science
Informatics Institute
Photographer: Suzanne Reitsma

Visiting address
  • Science Park 904
Postal address
  • Postbus 94323
    1090 GH Amsterdam
Contact details
  • Publications

    2019

    • Demchenko, Y., Cushing, R., Los, W., Grosso, P., de Laat, C., & Gommans, L. (2019). Open Data Market Architecture and Functional Components. In 2019 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS): Dublin, Ireland, 15-19 July 2019 (pp. 1017-1021). IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/HPCS48598.2019.9188195 [details]
    • Hardisty, A. R., Michener, W. K., Agosti, D., Alonso García, E., Bastin, L., Belbin, L., ... Kissling, W. D. (2019). The Bari Manifesto: An interoperability framework for essential biodiversity variables. Ecological Informatics, 49, 22–31. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoinf.2018.11.003 [details]

    2018

    2016

    • Demchenko, Y., Belloum, A., Los, W., Wiktorski, T., Manieri, A., Brocks, H., Becker, J., Heutelbeck, D., Hemmje, M., & Brewer, S. (2016). EDISON Data Science Framework: A Foundation for Building Data Science Profession for Research and Industry. In 8th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science: CloudCom 2016 : proceedings : 12-15 December 2016, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg (pp. 620-626). IEEE Computer Society. https://doi.org/10.1109/CloudCom.2016.0107 [details]

    2015

    • Kissling, W. D., Hardisty, A., García, E. A., Santamaria, M., De Leo, F., Pesole, G., Freyhof, J., Manset, D., Wissel, S., Konijn, J., & Los, W. (2015). Towards global interoperability for supporting biodiversity research on Essential Biodiversity Variables (EBVs). Biodiversity, 16(2-3), 99-107. https://doi.org/10.1080/14888386.2015.1068709 [details]
    • Martin, P., Grosso, P., Magagna, B., Schentz, H., Chen, Y., Hardisty, A., Los, W., Jeffery, K., de Laat, C., & Zhao, Z. (2015). Open Information Linking for Environmental Research Infrastructures. In Proceedings, 11th IEEE International Conference on eScience: 31 August-4 September 2015, Munich, Germany (pp. 513-520). IEEE Computer Society. https://doi.org/10.1109/eScience.2015.66 [details]
    • Zhao, Z., Martin, P., Grosso, P., Los, W., de Laat, C., Jeffrey, K., Hardisty, A., Vermeulen, A., Castelli, D., Legré, Y., & Kutsch, W. (2015). Reference Model Guided System Design and Implementation for Interoperable Environmental Research Infrastructures. In Proceedings, 11th IEEE International Conference on eScience: 31 August-4 September 2015, Munich, Germany (pp. 551-556). IEEE Computer Society. https://doi.org/10.1109/eScience.2015.41 [details]

    2014

    2013

    • Costello, M. J., Appeltans, W., Bailly, N., Berendsohn, W. G., de Jong, Y., Edwards, M., Froese, R., Huettmann, F., Los, W., Mees, J., Segers, H., & Bisby, F. A. (2013). Strategies for the sustainability of online open-access biodiversity databases. Biological Conservation, 173, 155-165. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2013.07.042 [details]
    • Hardisty, A., Roberts, D., Alonso, E., Arvanitidis, C., Badia, R. M., Bassett, A., Blonda, P., Castelli, D., Culham, A., Glöckner, F. O., Hagedorn, G., de Jong, Y., Konijn, J., Los, W., Manouselis, N., Obst, M., Sierra, S., De Wever, A., & Wremp, A-M. (2013). A call to forge biodiversity links. Nature, 502(7470), 171. https://doi.org/10.1038/502171d [details]
    • Hardisty, A., Roberts, D., The Biodiversity Informatics Community, Addink, W., Aelterman, B., Agosti, D., Amaral-Zettler, L., Ariño, A. H., Arvanitidis, C., Backeljau, T., Bailly, N., Belbin, L., Berendsohn, W., Bertrand, N., Caithness, N., Campbell, D., Cochrane, G., Conruyt, N., Culham, A., ... van Tienderen, P. (2013). A decadal view of biodiversity informatics: challenges and priorities. BMC Ecology, 13, 16. https://doi.org/10.1186/1472-6785-13-16 [details]

    2012

    • Fontaine, B., van Achterberg, K., Alonso-Zarazaga, M. A., Araujo, R., Asche, M., Aspöck, H., Aspöck, U., Audisio, P., Aukema, B., Bailly, N., Balsamo, M., Bank, R. A., Belfiore, C., Bogdanowicz, W., Boxshall, G., Burckhardt, D., Chylarecki, P., Deharveng, L., Dubois, A., ... Bouchet, P. (2012). New Species in the Old World: Europe as a Frontier in Biodiversity Exploration, a Test Bed for 21st Century Taxonomy. PLoS ONE, 7(5), [e36881]. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0036881 [details]

    2011

    2007

    • Fontaine, B., Bouchet, P., van Achterberg, K., Alonso-Zarazaga, M. A., Araujo, R., Asche, M., Aspöck, U., Audisio, P., Aukema, B., Bailly, N., Balsamo, M., Bank, R. A., Barnard, P., Belfiore, C., Bogdanowicz, W., Bongers, T., Boxshall, G., Burckhardt, D., Camicas, J-L., ... Willmann, R. (2007). The European union’s 2010 target: Putting rare species in focus. Biological Conservation, 139(1-2), 167-185. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2007.06.012 [details]

    2005

    • Bongers, T., & Los, W. (2005). The nematode component of the Fauna Europaea project. Nematology Monographs & Perspectives, 2, 483-485. [details]

    2010

    • Fontaine, B., van Achterberg, C., Alonso-Zarazaga, M. A., Araujo, R., Asche, M., Aspöck, H., Aspöck, U., Audisio, P., Aukema, B., Bailly, N., Balsamo, M., Bank, R. A., Belfiore, C., Bogdanowicz, W., Boxshall, G., Burckhardt, D., Chylarecki, P., Deharveng, L., Dubois, A., ... Bouchet, P. (2010). European bounty for taxonomists. Nature, 468, 377. https://doi.org/10.1038/468377a

    2003

    • Los, W., & Hof, C. H. J. (2003). Start of the European Network for Biodiversity Information. In 4th Biennial Meeting of the Systematics Association (pp. 23-23). Trinity College. [details]

    2002

    • Los, W. (2002). De actualiteit van taxonomie voor de CBD. NC-IUCN 2002, (1/2), 53-54. [details]
    • Los, W. (2002). Fauna Europaea, lessons learnt from the initial development. In Abstracts sixth Int. Congress of Systematics and Evolutionary Biology (pp. 64-64). Int. Organisation for Syst. and Evolutionary Biology. [details]
    • Los, W., & Hof, C. H. J. (2002). An introduction to the European Network for Biodiversity Information (ENBI). In Abstract sixth International Congress of Systematic and Evolutionary Biology (pp. 61-61). Int. Organization for Systematic and Evolutionary Biology. [details]
    • Los, W., & Hof, C. H. J. (2002). An introduction to the European network for biodiversity information (ENBI). In ICSEB VI, Sixth International Congress of Systematic and Evolutionary Biology, "Abstracts" (pp. 61-61). [details]

    2001

    • Los, W. (2001). The Netherlands Bid Bood (GBIF). Universiteit van Amsterdam. [details]

    2000

    • Los, W. (2000). Global Biodiversity Information Facility. In Proceedings of the Second BioNET-INTERNATIONAL Global Workshop (BIGW2) (pp. 169-170) [details]

    2005

    • de Jong, Y. S. D. M., & Los, W. (2005). EuroCAT second WP3 Annual Report. Zoologisch Museum Amsterdam. [details]
    • de Jong, Y. S. D. M., & Los, W. (2005). Fauna Europaea Final Technical and Management EU Report. Zoologisch Museum Amsterdam. [details]
    • de Jong, Y. S. D. M., & Los, W. (2005). Fauna Europaea Ninth 6-monthly Management Report. Zoologisch Museum Amsterdam. [details]
    • ten Hove, H. A., & Los, W. (2005). BioCASE. Biodiversity Collection Access Service for Europe. Legal and Business position (Final report). BioCASE. [details]

    2004

    • de Jong, Y. S. D. M., & Los, W. (2004). EuroCAT first WP3 Annual Report. Zoological Museum Amsterdam. [details]
    • de Jong, Y. S. D. M., & Los, W. (2004). Fauna Europaea Eight 6-monthly Management Report. Zoological Museum Amsterdam. [details]
    • de Jong, Y. S. D. M., & Los, W. (2004). Fauna Europaea Fourth Annual Technical and Management Report. Zoological Museum Amsterdam. [details]

    2003

    • Los, W., & de Jong, H. (2003). Towards a management and business plan. In M.J. Scoble (Ed.), The European Natural History Specimen Information Network (pp. 76-86). [details]
    • Los, W., & de Jong, Y. S. D. M. (2003). Establishment of the Fauna Europaea Service. IBED-ZMA. [details]

    2002

    1997

    • Los, W., & Blackmore, S. (1997). The European Network on Systematic Biology. Biology International, 35, 47-49. [details]

    1996

    • Los, W. (1996). Towards a consortium of European Taxonomic facilities (CETAF). ESF Communications nr., (35), 16. [details]
    • Schram, F. R., & Los, W. (1996). Training systematics from the 21st century. In D. Cutler, & S. Blackmore (Eds.), Systematics Agenda 2000 The Challenge for Europe. (pp. 89-101). Linnean Soceity. [details]

    1995

    • Los, W. (1995). Zoologisch Museum. In UvA Jaarboek 1995 (pp. 100-101). UvA. [details]
    • Schalk, P. H., & Los, W. (1995). The application of interactive multimedia software in taxonomy and biological diversity studies. Global Biodiversity, 4(3), 25-29. [details]

    1994

    • Coomans-Eustatia, M., Moolenbeek, R. G., Los, W., & Prins, P. (1994). De hoorn en zijn echo. Stichting Libri Antilliani/Zoologisch Museum Amsterdam. [details]

    2004

    • de Jong, Y. S. D. M. (Author), & Los, W. (Author). (2004). Fauna Europaea database version 1. Software

    2000

    • Felinks, B., Hahn, A., Olsvig-Whittaker, L., & Los, W. (2000). Users and uses of biological collections. Resource Identification for a Biological Collection Information Service in Europe (BioCISE). [details]
    • Verbeek, M. T., Los, W., Buurma, L. S., & Hagemeijer, M. (2000). Bird Avoidance Model (BAM) Europe. Bird Strike Committee Europ Proc. and Working Papers. [details]

    1998

    • Los, W. (Author). (1998). The ETI model revisited. Building and owning biotechnology databases. Software

    1997

    • Schalk, P. H. (Author), & Los, W. (Author). (1997). Electronic publication of biologial databases, does it pay ?. Software

    Talk / presentation

    • de Jong, Y. S. D. M. (speaker) & Los, W. (speaker) (19-5-2010). PESI - Life Watch working session, 2nd PESI Focal Poinbt meeting, Edirne (Turkije).
    • ten Hove, H. A. (speaker) & Los, W. (speaker) (23-10-2005). BioCASE. Legal and Business position; The implementation Strategy., BioCASE General Meeting, Venice, Italy.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (15-10-2005). Biodiversity informatics in Europe, Biodiversity Informatics in Europe, Stockholm.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (4-9-2005). Pan-continental networking for biodiversity research, Biodiversity Seminar, Warsaw.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (7-7-2005). The Global Biodiversity Information Facility, Symposium Microbiological Informatics, Brussels.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (15-6-2005). Natural History museums in a changing social and political context., CSIC symposium, Madrid, Spanje.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (10-5-2005). Towards a biodiversity research infrastructure, ENBI Forums meeting, Plama, Mallorca.
    • de Jong, Y. S. D. M. (speaker) & Los, W. (speaker) (16-3-2005). Euro Hub and regional plans, Species 2000 Europa project Workshop 3, Oawra/Malta.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (31-1-2005). Natuurhistorische musea als ondernemers, Lezingendag Stichting Academisch Erfgoed, Groningen.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (16-1-2005). Perspectives for Biodiversity Informatics in Europe, ENBI Workshop, Chania, Crete.
    • ten Hove, H. A. (speaker) & Los, W. (speaker) (23-10-2004). A Biological Access Service for Europe. Business plan, The Implementation Strategy., 3rd General Meeting, BioCASE, Venice.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (25-9-2004). The challenge of Fauna Europaea, Fauna Europaea Conference, Parijs, Frankrijk.
    • Los, W. (speaker) & de Jong, Y. S. D. M. (speaker) (25-9-2004). Fauna Europaea National Focal Points and future validation., Fauna Europaea Final Meeting, Paris.
    • Los, W. (speaker) & de Jong, Y. S. D. M. (speaker) (25-9-2004). Fauna Europaea Dissemination and Exploitation, Fauna Europaea Final Meeting, Paris.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (24-3-2004). Taxonomic conflicts., Species 2000 Europe Second Annual Meeting, Faro, Portugal.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (14-1-2004). On-line databases van het Zoölogisch Museum Amsterdam, NLBIF/GBIF workshop "Biodiversiteitsinformatie in Nederland", Utrecht.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (5-10-2003). Biodiversity Information in Europe, Joint International Forum on Biodiversity Information, Tsukuba.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (29-9-2003). Interrelations between projects on biodiversity information and informatics, Workshop Fauna Europaea Dissemination, Vilnius, Lithuania.
    • Los, W. (speaker) & Hof, C. H. J. (speaker) (20-8-2003). Start of the European Network for Biodiversity Information, 4th biennial meeting of the Systematics Association, Dublin.
    • de Jong, Y. S. D. M. (speaker) & Los, W. (speaker) (7-3-2003). lecture Third End User Group Meeting, Third End User Group meeting, Sliema, Malta.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (4-10-2002). The European Network for Biodiversity Information, European Platform for Biodiversity Research Strategy, Silkeborg, Denmark.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (10-9-2002). Fauna Europaea, lessons learnt from the initial development, Sixth Int. Congress of Systematic and Evolutionary Biology, Patras, Greece.
    • Los, W. (speaker) & Hof, C. H. J. (speaker) (10-9-2002). An introduction to the European network for biodiversity information (ENBI), sixth Int. Congress of Systematic and Evolutionary Biology, Patras, Greece.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (25-7-2002). Development of the Fauna Europaea - NAS extension project, Start meeting of the Fauna Europaea - NAS extension project, Bratislava.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (19-4-2002). Digitalisatie van Natuurhistorische Collecties, Voorjaarsbijeenkomst Stichting Academisch Erfgoed, Utrecht.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (11-4-2002). The Global Taxonomy Initiative, Conference of Parties/Convention for Biological Diversity, Den Haag/The Hague.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (28-3-2002). Biodiversity Information, NWO National Symposium Biodiversiteit, Den Haag/The Hague.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (18-3-2002). Developments in European Taxonomic Research, Marine Biodiversity Network Meeting, Amsterdam.
    • Los, W. (speaker) (26-1-2002). Future of the Biological Collection Access Service Europe, Steering committee BioCASE, Lisboa.

    Others

    • Los, W. (other) (2003). Chairman 5th Steering Committee, 27-28 Febr. 2003, Ljubljana, Slovene, Fauna Europaea (other).
    • Los, W. (other) (2003). Chairman 3rd Dissemination & Exploitation meeting, 19-20 Sept. 2003, Vilnius, Lithuania, Fauna Europaea (other).
    • Los, W. (other) (2001). Secretaris, Onderzoekschool Biodiversiteit (other).
    • Los, W. (other) (2001). Voorzitter, Consortium of European Taxonomic Facilities (CETAF (other).
    • Los, W. (other) (2001). BIOLOG Gutachter, BMBF (Bundes Ministerium Bundes Forschung) (other).
    • Los, W. (other) (2001). Voorzitter Expertisecentrum voor Taxonomische Identificaties, Stichting (other).
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