Short biography of a person, usually an author or other contributor


Conversion Note: The XLink linking attribute xlink:href may be used to point to a picture of the contributor, to a more complete vita, to his/her website, etc.


id Identifier
rid Reference to an Identifier
xlink:actuate Actuating the Link
xlink:href Href (Linking Mechanism)
xlink:role Role of the Link
xlink:show Showing the Link
xlink:title Title of the Link
xlink:type Type of Link
xmlns:xlink XLink Namespace Declaration

Model Information

Content Model

<!ELEMENT  bio          %bio-model;                                  >


The following, in order:

This element may be contained in:

<back> Back Matter; <contrib> Contributor; <contrib-group> Contributor Group

Tagged Example

<contrib contrib-type="author">
<role>Designed electronic devices and protocols</role>
<xref ref-type="aff"/>
<p><bold>Anne Forster</bold> is the current editor of
the <italic>OASIS Microwave Journal</italic>, responsible
for Technical Committee and Developments. She received
her BE and PhD in electrical engineering from the
University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia.
Currently, she is professor in the School of
Electronic Engineering at the University of
Finlandia, where she holds the chair in Microwave
<p>She is a member of the technical program committee
for the International Microwave Symposium and a member
of the editorial board for the <italic>Mulberry
Transactions on Microwave Theory and Technique</italic>.
she has organized many workshops and taught many
short courses on microwave signal integrity and
wireless and RF design.</p>
<contrib contrib-type="author">...
<citation citation-type="patent">
<person-group person-group-type="inventor">
<given-names>Ernesto E</given-names>
<given-names>John C</given-names>
<given-names>William D</given-names>
<collab collab-type="assignee">Ophthalmic Ventures</collab>
<article-title>Surgical Stapling system</article-title>
<source>US patent</source>