—High-level fusion of hard and soft information from diverse sensor types still depends heavily on human cognition. This results in a scalability conundrum that current technologies are incapable of solving. Although there is widespread acknowledgement that an HLF framework must support automated knowledge representation and reasoning with uncertainty,… (More)
In an increasingly interconnected world information comes from various sources, usually with distinct, sometimes inconsistent semantics. Transforming raw data into high-level information fusion (HLIF) products, such as situation displays, automated decision support , and predictive analysis, relies heavily on human cognition. There is a clear lack of… (More)
was applied to a test case of a maritime domain in order to prove our basic method.