Ontological Evaluation and Validation

TitleOntological Evaluation and Validation
Publication TypeBook Chapter
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsSamir Tartir, Ismailcem Budak Arpinar, Amit Sheth
Keywordsontology evaluation, ontology quality analysis, ontology validation, OntoQA, relationship richness

In the last few years, the Semantic Web gained scientific acceptance as the means of sharing knowledge in different domains, and the cornerstone of the Semantic Web is ontologies. Currently, users trying to incorporate ontologies in their applications have to rely on their experience to try to find a suitable ontology for their applications. Methods for evaluating ontology quality and validity, ontology characterization and ranking have been developed for that purpose. In this chapter, we introduce several approaches that have ...

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Samir Tartir, I. Budak Arpinar and Amit P. Sheth, Ontological Evaluation and Validation, Chapter 5 in Theory and Applications of Ontology: Computer Applications, Eds: Roberto Poli, Michael Healy and Achilles Kameas, Springer, September 2010.
project: SemDis
publisher: Springer
year: 2010
hasEditor: Roberto Poli
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hasBookTitle: Theory and Applications of Ontology: Computer Applications