Ling Cao

Visiting Scholar (Aug 2016-Nov 2016)

PhD, Associate Professor, Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (NUIST)

Cao Ling is an Associate Professor at the Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (NUIST), and gained her doctorate of the History of Science and Technology from Nanjing Agricultural University (2006) with a dissertation entitled "Digitization of Chinese Ancient Agricultural Books.”

Her former research focused on (1) Dataset construction of national historical natural disasters recorders; and (2) Digitization resources construction of Chinese Ancient Agricultural Materials. These projects have given the datasets to support further research.


No current projects were found for this scholar.

Natural Disasters in Ming-Qing Gazetteers: Maize and Ecological Environment in Ming-Qing Dynasties


Selected Publications

Chen, S.-P., Che, Q., Ling, C., Schäfer, D., & Wang, H. (2017). Treating a genre as a database: the Chinese local gazetteers, the LG tools, and research based on this new digital methodology. In R. Lewis, C. Raynor, D. Forest, M. Sinatra, &…

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Ling, C. (2013). Research on agricultural ancient literature digitization construction. Wuhu: Anhui University Press.

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