The Doctorate is going accourding to plan at the moment. That is the plan that I have just finished writting up. Accouring to my thesis proposal I will be spending the next half year building an ontology and looking into all things ontology related.
I have been spending the last half year on the Vindolanda Tablets in XML form trying to get the encoding up to the latest EpiDoc standards and incorperating a more detailed granulation. I have been looking into the idea of contexual encoding where you encode the actual words in a text like: pullu (i.e. chicken) as a word which has the lemma pullus:
The next step here is use the new indexing and searching system I have developed out of this into a new website and build a web service for this which I and other can use later.