This is one of several semantic repositories that contains and publishes RDF data, forming the underlying distributed storage model behind the RKB Explorer initiative.

This repository contains data from the UK's EPSRC Grants on the Web Data, but only up to 2003. Thus it contains data about many scientific researchers in the UK, and the projects they were funded to undertake.

Services offered —

A typical URI you can try resolving is

The RDF is presented in accordance with the AKT Reference Ontology.

Current statistics for this repository ( —

Last data assertion  2007-12-02 18:30:08
Number of triples    479446
Number of symbols    123669
Size of RDF dataset  30M

The RKB Explorer Initiative is funded by the ReSIST EU-funded Network of Excellence (contract number 026764).

These services are hosted by the School of Electronics and Computer Science at the University of Southampton (UK).

If you have any enquiries, please email the of this repository.