Flexible Bootstrapping-Based Ontology Alignment

TitleFlexible Bootstrapping-Based Ontology Alignment
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsPrateek Jain, Pascal Hitzler, Amit Sheth
PublisherThe Fifth International Workshop on Ontology Matching collocated with the 9th International Semantic Web Conference ISWC-2010, November 7, 2010
KeywordsOntology Matching and Wikipedia and BLOOMS and Plug-n-Play Ontology Matching System
Abstract

BLOOMS (Jain et al, ISWC2010) is an ontology alignment system which, in its core, utilizes the Wikipedia category hierarchy for establishing alignments. In this paper, we present a Plug-and-Play extension to BLOOMS, which allows to flexibly replace or complement the use of Wikipedia by other online or offline resources, including domain-specific ontologies or taxonomies. By making use of automated translation services and of Wikipedia in languages other than English, it makes it possible to apply BLOOMS to alignment tasks where the input ontologies are written in different languages.

Full Text

Prateek Jain, Pascal Hitzler, Amit P. Sheth, Flexible Bootstrapping-Based Ontology Alignment In: P. Shvaiko, J. Euzenat, F. Giunchiglia, H. Stuckenschmidt, M. Mao, I. Cruz (eds.), Ontology Matching, OM-2010. Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Ontology Matching, at ISWC2010, Shanghai, China, November 2010, pp. 136-137.
project: STT
year: 2010
venue url: http://om2010.ontologymatching.org/
related resource url: http://knoesis.wright.edu/library/presentations/OMPoster-Print.ppt and http://knoesis.wright.edu/library/presentations/OMPoster-Print.pdf
venue name: The Fifth International Workshop on Ontology Matching collocated with the 9th International Semantic Web Conference ISWC-2010, November 7, 2010
hasURL: http://knoesis.wright.edu/library/publications/om10_blooms_paper.pdf
hasBookTitle: Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Ontology Matching (OM-2010)

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