A hybrid approach for searching in the semantic web

  title={A hybrid approach for searching in the semantic web},
  author={Cristiano Rocha and Daniel Schwabe and Marcus Poggi de Arag{\~a}o},
This paper presents a search architecture that combines classical search techniques with spread activation techniques applied to a semantic model of a given domain. Given an ontology, weights are assigned to links based on certain properties of the ontology, so that they measure the strength of the relation. Spread activation techniques are used to find related concepts in the ontology given an initial set of concepts and corresponding initial activation values. These initial values are… CONTINUE READING
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