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12 years 7 months ago
Risk Assessment in Multi-disciplinary (Software+) Engineering Projects
Software systems in safety-critical industrial automation systems, such as power plants and steel mills, become increasingly large, complex, and distributed. For assessing risks, l...
Stefan Biffl, Thomas Moser, Dietmar Winkler
12 years 8 months ago
The Use of Foundational Ontologies in Ontology Development: An Empirical Assessment
There is an assumption that ontology developers will use a top-down approach by using a foundational ontology, because it purportedly speeds up ontology development and improves qu...
C. Maria Keet
130views Education» more  CORR 2010»
13 years 1 months ago
Ontology-based Queries over Cancer Data
The ever-increasing amount of data in biomedical research, and in cancer research in particular, needs to be managed to support efficient data access, exchange and integration. Exi...
Alejandra González Beltrán, Ben Tagg...
13 years 2 months ago
Organizing Knowledge as an Ontology of the Domain of Resilient Computing by Means of Natural Language Processing - An Experience
Scientists typically need to take a large volume of information into account in order to deal with re-occurring tasks such as inspecting proceedings, finding related work, or revi...
Algirdas Avizienis, Gintare Grigonyte, Johann Hall...
96views more  IJSWIS 2007»
13 years 4 months ago
An Incremental Method for the Lexical Annotation of Domain Ontologies
In this paper, we present MELIS (Meaning Elicitation and Lexical Integration System), a method and a software tool for enabling an incremental process of automatic annotation of lo...
Sonia Bergamaschi, Paolo Bouquet, Daniel Giacomuzz...
99views more  ENGL 2007»
13 years 4 months ago
Semantic Information Retrieval: a return on experience
—In previous works, we have presented the advantages of using a domain ontology and annotations on information retrieval as well as the translation problems between languages wit...
R. Carolina Medina Ramírez
132views more  DKE 2007»
13 years 4 months ago
Automated ontology construction for unstructured text documents
Ontology is playing an increasingly important role in knowledge management and the Semantic Web. This study presents a novel episode-based ontology construction mechanism to extra...
Chang-Shing Lee, Yuan-Fang Kao, Yau-Hwang Kuo, Mei...
13 years 5 months ago
Capturing Semantics from Search Phrases: Incremental User Personification and Ontology-Driven Query Transformation
: Reported is the methodology of the semantic transformation of an initial user’s search query in the form of key words or key phrases to the resulting query composed of the rele...
Vadim Ermolayev, Natalya Keberle, Sergey Plaksin, ...
13 years 5 months ago
Domain Event Extraction and Representation with Domain Ontology
With domain ontology, a meaningful index of document indexing, such as the domain events structure in this paper, can be defined. Since the construction of domain ontology is cost...
Shih-Hung Wu, Tzong-Han Tsai, Wen-Lian Hsu
13 years 5 months ago
OntoSearch: A Full-Text Search Engine for the Semantic Web
OntoSearch, a full-text search engine that exploits ontological knowledge for document retrieval, is presented in this paper. Different from other ontology based search engines, O...
Xing Jiang, Ah-Hwee Tan