What is GEIRS?
GEIRS is a Web-based information system that provides
an on-line thesaurus and visualization tool for modeling of
plant uses, specifically ethnomedicinal uses.
What does the database provide?
New approach of ethnobotanical information storage and
retrieval on the Internet.
New on-line ethnobotanical data storage, editing and
New Object-Oriented data model of ethnobotanical data.
What are the features of the database?
implementation of the server and the client.
Remote Method Invocation (RMI) communication between client
Modeling of both linguistics and semantics of concepts.
Hierarchical graphic visualization of
Object DBMS storage of ethnobotanical knowledge.