Formal ontology

In philosophy, the term formal ontology is used to refer to an ontology defined by axioms in a formal language with the goal to provide an unbiased… (More)
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2008
2008
This chapter examines the field of applied ontology and the characterization of the notion of artefact within this same domain… (More)
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2005
2005
We characterize and compare four different ways of representing qualities in formal ontology. Our goal is to discuss their… (More)
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2002
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2002
In this paper we discuss the development and application of a large formal ontology to the semantic web. The Suggested Upper… (More)
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2001
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2001
This introduction to the second international conference on Formal Ontology and Information Systems presents a brief history of… (More)
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2001
2001
The term 'formal ontology' was first used by the philosopher Edmund Husserl in his Logical investigations to signify the study of… (More)
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2000
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2000
A common problem of ontologies is that their taxonomic structure is often poor and confusing. This is typically exemplified by… (More)
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1999
1999
Subject-based classi®cation is an important part of information retrieval, and has a long history in libraries, where a subject… (More)
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1998
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1998
Research on ontology is becoming increasingly widespread in the computer science community, and its importance is being… (More)
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1997
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1997
The task of information extraction can be seen as a problem of semantic matching between a user-defined template and a piece of… (More)
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1995
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1995
The purpose of this paper is to defend the systematic introduction of formal ontological principles in the current practice of… (More)
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