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A Query Rewriting Approach for Web Service Composition
Data-Providing (DP) services allow query-like access to organizations' data via web services. The invocation of a DP service results in the execution of a query over data sour...
Mahmoud Barhamgi, Djamal Benslimane, Brahim Medjah...
12 years 11 months ago
Modeling vs encoding for the Semantic Web
The Semantic Web emphasizes encoding over modeling. It is built on the premise that ontology engineers can say something useful about the semantics of vocabularies by expressing th...
Werner Kuhn
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Exploring ontology metrics in the biomedical domain
Ontologies are gaining popularity in many domains as a way of representing, dealing and reasoning with large volumes of information, and they are starting to play a major role in ...
N. Manouselis, Miguel-Ángel Sicilia, Daniel...
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A semantic query approach to personalized e-Catalogs service system
With the emergence of the e-Catalog, there has been an increasingly wide application of commodities query in distributed environment in the field of e-commerce. But e-Catalog is o...
Donglin Chen, Xiaofei Li, Yueling Liang, Jun Zhang
139views more  JAR 2010»
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Incremental Classification of Description Logics Ontologies
The development of ontologies involves continuous but relatively small modifications. However, existing ontology reasoners do not take advantage of the similarities between differe...
Bernardo Cuenca Grau, Christian Halaschek-Wiener, ...
230views Education» more  DKE 2011»
12 years 11 months ago
Supporting concurrent ontology development: Framework, algorithms and tool
We propose a novel approach to facilitate the concurrent development of ontologies by different groups of experts. Our approach adapts Concurrent Versioning, a successful paradigm...
Ernesto Jiménez-Ruiz, Bernardo Cuenca Grau,...
186views Education» more  CORR 2011»
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A Goal-Directed Implementation of Query Answering for Hybrid MKNF Knowledge Bases
Ontologies and rules are usually loosely coupled in knowledge representation formalisms. In fact, ontologies use open-world reasoning while the leading semantics for rules use non...
Ana Sofia Gomes, José Júlio Alferes,...
12 years 11 months ago
Logical Development of the Cell Ontology
Background: The Cell Ontology (CL) is an ontology for the representation of in vivo cell types. As biological ontologies such as the CL grow in complexity, they become increasingl...
Terrence F. Meehan, Anna Maria Masci, Amina Abdull...
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MetNetGE: interactive views of biological networks and ontologies
Background: Linking high-throughput experimental data with biological networks is a key step for understanding complex biological systems. Currently, visualization tools for large...
Ming Jia, Suh-Yeon Choi, Dirk Reiners, Eve Syrkin ...

13 years 7 days ago
Causality Applicatoin Ontology: A Therory of Definition Derived From Analytical Meditation
Advancing the synthesis of Eastern mind science with Western physical science will require a robust and easy-to-traverse bridge between the atypical apprehensions within meditation...
Samuel R Dismond III