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Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI

The Semantic Web - ISWC 2008

7th International Semantic Web Conference, ISWC 2008, Karlsruhe, Germany, October 26-30, 2008, Proceedings

Editors: Sheth, A.P., Staab, S., Paolucci, M., Maynard, D., Finin, T., Thirunarayan, K. (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 7th International Semantic Web Conference, ISWC 2008, held in Karlsruhe, Germany, during October 26-30, 2008.

The volume contains 43 revised full research papers selected from a total of 261 submissions, of which an additional 3 papers were referred to the semantic Web in-use track; 11 papers out of 26 submissions to the semantic Web in-use track, and 7 papers and 12 posters accepted out of 39 submissions to the doctorial consortium.

The topics covered in the research track are ontology engineering; data management; software and service engineering; non-standard reasoning with ontologies; semantic retrieval; OWL; ontology alignment; description logics; user interfaces; Web data and knowledge; semantic Web services; semantic social networks; and rules and relatedness. The semantic Web in-use track covers knowledge management; business applications; applications from home to space; and services and infrastructure.

Table of contents (64 chapters)

  • Involving Domain Experts in Authoring OWL Ontologies

    Dimitrova, Vania (et al.)

    Pages 1-16

  • Supporting Collaborative Ontology Development in Protégé

    Tudorache, Tania (et al.)

    Pages 17-32

  • Identifying Potentially Important Concepts and Relations in an Ontology

    Wu, Gang (et al.)

    Pages 33-49

  • RoundTrip Ontology Authoring

    Davis, Brian (et al.)

    Pages 50-65

  • nSPARQL: A Navigational Language for RDF

    Pérez, Jorge (et al.)

    Pages 66-81

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eBook $139.00
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Softcover $179.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-540-88563-4
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Semantic Web - ISWC 2008
Book Subtitle
7th International Semantic Web Conference, ISWC 2008, Karlsruhe, Germany, October 26-30, 2008, Proceedings
Editors
  • Amit P. Sheth
  • Steffen Staab
  • Massimo Paolucci
  • Diana Maynard
  • Timothy Finin
  • Krishnaprasad Thirunarayan
Series Title
Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI
Series Volume
5318
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-540-88564-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-540-88564-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-540-88563-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIII, 935
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