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.
Ling, C. (2013). Research on agricultural ancient literature digitization construction. Wuhu: Anhui University Press.Read
Ling, C. (n.d.). Study on visualization disclosure of meteorological disasters in chinese ancient chorography: GIS application and database design.Read
Ling, C. (n.d.). Intangible cultural heritage "2.0": research on digitization preservation and promotion strategy through Web2.0 tools.Read