The Semantic Web - ISWC 2006: 5th International Semantic Web Conference, ISWC 2006, Athens, GA, USA, November 5-9, 2006, Proceedings

Overview

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 5th International Semantic Web Conference, ISWC 2006, held in Athens, GA, USA in November 2006. It features more than 52 papers that address all current issues in the field of the semantic Web, ranging from theoretical aspects to various applied topics. An additional 14 papers detail applications in government, public health, public service, academic, and industry.

Read More Show Less
...
See more details below
Paperback (2006)
$176.14
BN.com price
(Save 19%)$219.00 List Price
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (9) from $1.99   
  • New (5) from $1.99   
  • Used (4) from $1.99   
Sending request ...

Overview

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 5th International Semantic Web Conference, ISWC 2006, held in Athens, GA, USA in November 2006. It features more than 52 papers that address all current issues in the field of the semantic Web, ranging from theoretical aspects to various applied topics. An additional 14 papers detail applications in government, public health, public service, academic, and industry.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

Table of Contents

Research Track.- Ranking Ontologies with AKTiveRank.- Three Semantics for Distributed Systems and Their Relations with Alignment Composition.- Semantics and Complexity of SPARQL.- Ontology-Driven Automatic Entity Disambiguation in Unstructured Text.- Augmenting Navigation for Collaborative Tagging with Emergent Semantics.- On the Semantics of Linking and Importing in Modular Ontologies.- RS2D: Fast Adaptive Search for Semantic Web Services in Unstructured P2P Networks.- SADIe: Semantic Annotation for Accessibility.- Automatic Annotation of Web Services Based on Workflow Definitions.- A Constraint-Based Approach to Horizontal Web Service Composition.- GINO – A Guided Input Natural Language Ontology Editor.- Fresnel: A Browser-Independent Presentation Vocabulary for RDF.- A Software Engineering Approach to Design and Development of Semantic Web Service Applications.- A Model Driven Approach for Building OWL DL and OWL Full Ontologies.- IRS-III: A Broker for Semantic Web Services Based Applications.- Provenance Explorer – Customized Provenance Views Using Semantic Inferencing.- On How to Perform a Gold Standard Based Evaluation of Ontology Learning.- Characterizing the Semantic Web on the Web.- MultiCrawler: A Pipelined Architecture for Crawling and Indexing Semantic Web Data.- /facet: A Browser for Heterogeneous Semantic Web Repositories.- Using Ontologies for Extracting Product Features from Web Pages.- Block Matching for Ontologies.- A Relaxed Approach to RDF Querying.- Mining Information for Instance Unification.- The Summary Abox: Cutting Ontologies Down to Size.- Semantic Metadata Generation for Large Scientific Workflows.- Reaching Agreement over Ontology Alignments.- A Formal Model for Semantic Web Service Composition.- Evaluating Conjunctive Triple Pattern Queries over Large Structured Overlay Networks.- PowerMap: Mapping the Real Semantic Web on the Fly.- Ontology-Driven Information Extraction with OntoSyphon.- Ontology Query Answering on Databases.- Formal Model for Ontology Mapping Creation.- A Semantic Context-Aware Access Control Framework for Secure Collaborations in Pervasive Computing Environments.- Extracting Relations in Social Networks from the Web Using Similarity Between Collective Contexts.- Can OWL and Logic Programming Live Together Happily Ever After?.- Innovation Detection Based on User-Interest Ontology of Blog Community.- Modeling Social Attitudes on the Web.- A Framework for Ontology Evolution in Collaborative Environments.- Extending Faceted Navigation for RDF Data.- Reducing the Inferred Type Statements with Individual Grouping Constructs.- A Framework for Schema-Driven Relationship Discovery from Unstructured Text.- Web Service Composition Via Generic Procedures and Customizing User Preferences.- Querying the Semantic Web with Preferences.- ONTOCOM: A Cost Estimation Model for Ontology Engineering.- Tree-Structured Conditional Random Fields for Semantic Annotation.- Framework for an Automated Comparison of Description Logic Reasoners.- Integrating and Querying Parallel Leaf Shape Descriptions.- A Survey of the Web Ontology Landscape.- CropCircles: Topology Sensitive Visualization of OWL Class Hierarchies.- Towards Knowledge Acquisition from Information Extraction.- A Method for Learning Part-Whole Relations.- Semantic Web in Use.- OntoWiki – A Tool for Social, Semantic Collaboration.- Towards a Semantic Web of Relational Databases: A Practical Semantic Toolkit and an In-Use Case from Traditional Chinese Medicine.- Information Integration Via an End-to-End Distributed Semantic Web System.- NEWS: Bringing Semantic Web Technologies into News Agencies.- Semantically-Enabled Large-Scale Science Data Repositories.- Construction and Use of Role-Ontology for Task-Based Service Navigation System.- Enabling an Online Community for Sharing Oral Medicine Cases Using Semantic Web Technologies.- EKOSS: A Knowledge-User Centered Approach to Knowledge Sharing, Discovery, and Integration on the Semantic Web.- Ontogator — A Semantic View-Based Search Engine Service for Web Applications.- Explaining Conclusions from Diverse Knowledge Sources.- A Mixed Initiative Semantic Web Framework for Process Composition.- Semantic Desktop 2.0: The Gnowsis Experience.- Towards Semantic Interoperability in a Clinical Trials Management System.- Active Semantic Electronic Medical Record.- Semantic Web Challenge.- Foafing the Music: Bridging the Semantic Gap in Music Recommendation.- Semantic MediaWiki.- Enabling Semantic Web Communities with DBin: An Overview.- MultimediaN E-Culture Demonstrator.- A Semantic Web Services GIS Based Emergency Management Application.- Doctoral Consortium.- Package-Based Description Logics – Preliminary Results.- Distributed Policy Management in Semantic Web.- Evaluation of SPARQL Queries Using Relational Databases.- Dynamic Contextual Regulations in Open Multi-agent Systems.- From Typed-Functional Semantic Web Services to Proofs.- Towards a Usable Group Editor for Ontologies.- Talking to the Semantic Web – Query Interfaces to Ontologies for the Casual User.- Changing Ontology Breaks Queries.- Towards a Global Scale Semantic Web.- Schema Mappings for the Web.- Triple Space Computing for Semantic Web Services – A PhD Roadmap.- Toward Making Online Biological Data Machine Understandable.- KeynoteAbstracts.- Where the Social Web Meets the Semantic Web.- The Semantic Web: Suppliers and Customers.- The Semantic Web and Networked Governance: Promise and Challenges.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)