Visual modeling of ontology views for e-sciences using Xsemantic nets
|dc.contributor.author||Dillon, Tharam S.|
|dc.identifier.citation||Rajugan, R and Chang, Elizabeth and Dillon, Tharam S.. 2007. : Visual modeling of ontology views for e-sciences using Xsemantic nets, Computer Based Medical Systems, 2007. ICBMS '07. Twentieth IEEE International Symposium on, 20-22 Jun 2007, pp. 601-606. Maribor, Republic of Slovenia: IEEE.|
Ontologies are the foundation of the Semantic Web (SW) and one of the keys necessary to its success. Conversely, e-Science domains are usually characterized by heterogeneous semi-structured data models and formats. In recent years, building ontologies are gaining momentum in the e-Science domains to provide explanatory semantics in an agreed, yet shared encodings. Conversely, ontology views hold the promise of; (a) provide a manageable portion of a larger ontology for the localized applications and users, (b) enable precise extraction of sub-onlogies of a larger ontology that commits to the main ontology, (c) enable localized customization and usage of the portion of a larger ontology and (d) enable interoperability between large ontology bases and applications. Therefore, it is interesting to look at ontology views and their desired applications in the context of e-Sciences, as there exists no agreed upon standard, methodology or formalism to specify, define and materialize such ontology views. Thus, in this paper, we elaborate on our own research direction towards proposing a meaningful ontology view formalism and its associated semantics for the e-Science domain.
|dc.title||Visual modeling of ontology views for e-sciences using Xsemantic nets|
|dcterms.source.conference||Computer Based Medical Systems, 2007. ICBMS '07. Twentieth IEEE International Symposium on|
|dcterms.source.conference-start-date||20-22 Jun 2007|
|dcterms.source.conferencelocation||Maribor, Republic of Slovenia|
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|curtin.department||Centre for Extended Enterprises and Business Intelligence|
|curtin.faculty||Curtin Business School|