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owl:sameAs and Linked Data: An Empirical Study
Linked Data is a steadily growing presence on the Web. In Linked Data, the description of resources can be obtained incrementally by dereferencing the URIs of resources via the HTTP protocol. The use of owl:sameAs further ...
Characterizing the Semantic Web on the Web
Semantic Web languages are being used to represent, encode and exchange semantic data in many contexts beyond the Web -- in databases, multiagent systems, mobile computing, and ad hoc networking environments. The core ...
Search Engines for Semantic Web Knowledge
Web search engines such as Google have made people "smarter" by making knowledge readily available whenever we need to look up a fact, evaluate options or learn about a topic. The Semantic Web effort aims to make such ...
Proceedings of the Second Semantic Web Policy Workshop
This volume contains the papers presented at the 2nd International Semantic Web Policy Workshop (SWPW’06) held on Athens in Georgia, USA on November 5th, 2006, in conjunction with the 5th International Semantic Web Conference ...
Integrating Ecoinformatics Resources on the Semantic Web
We describe ELVIS (the Ecosystem Location Visualization and Information System), a suite of tools for constructing food webs for a given location. We express both ELVIS input and output data in OWL, thereby enabling its ...
Boosting Semantic Web Data Access Using Swoogle
One of the unique advantages brought by the Semantic Web is that semantic web languages, such as RDF and OWL, offer a small but expressive set of common ontological constructs for agents to share knowledge on the Web. ...
Information Integration and the Semantic Web
This short position paper describes the role that the Semantic Web can play in information integration and how the Swoogle Semantic Web search engine can help.
Enhancing Web Privacy Protection through Declarative Policies
The Platform for Privacy Preferences (P3P) is a W3C framework for web privacy management. It provides a standard vocabulary that websites can use to describe their privacy practices. The presence of website published P3P ...
On Homeland Security and the Semantic Web: A Provenance and Trust Aware Inference Framework
Discovering and evaluating interesting patterns and semantic associations in vast amount of information provided by many different sources is an important and time-consuming work for homeland security analysts. By ...
Using the Semantic Web to Integrate Ecoinformatics Resources
We demonstrate an end-to-end use case of the semantic web’s utility for synthesizing ecological and environmental data. ELVIS (the Ecosystem Location Visualization and Information System) is a suite of tools for ...