Towards a Universal, Quantifiable, and Scalable File Format Converter

@article{McHenry2009TowardsAU,
  title={Towards a Universal, Quantifiable, and Scalable File Format Converter},
  author={Kenton McHenry and Rob Kooper and Peter Bajcsy},
  journal={2009 Fifth IEEE International Conference on e-Science},
  year={2009},
  pages={140-147}
}
This paper addresses the problem of designing a universal file format converter. File format conversion is a necessary part of data dissemination and curation. Complete and robust converters however are hard to find and build due to the abundance of file formats, the fact that many formats are closed, and the complexities within individual format… CONTINUE READING