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Flexible Query Answering Systems

12th International Conference, FQAS 2017, London, UK, June 21–22, 2017, Proceedings

  • Henning Christiansen
  • Hélène Jaudoin
  • Panagiotis Chountas
  • Troels Andreasen
  • Henrik Legind Larsen
Conference proceedings FQAS 2017

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10333)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 10333)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIII
  2. Foundations of Flexible Querying

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Christian G. Fermüller, Matthias Hofer, Magdalena Ortiz
      Pages 15-27
    3. Richard Billingsley, Henri Prade, Gilles Richard, Mary-Anne Williams
      Pages 28-35
  3. Recommendation and Ranking

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 49-49
    2. Guy De Tré, Robin De Mol, Antoon Bronselaer
      Pages 51-58
    3. Emanuele Di Buccio, Massimo Melucci
      Pages 59-70
    4. Aurélien Moreau, Olivier Pivert, Grégory Smits
      Pages 71-83
    5. Chiraz Trabelsi, Gabriella Pasi
      Pages 84-95
  4. Technologies for Flexible Representations and Querying

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 97-97
    2. Noussaiba Benadjmi, Khaled Walid Hidouci
      Pages 99-111
    3. Anderson Chaves Carniel, Markus Schneider
      Pages 112-123
    4. Curtis E. Dyreson, Sourav S. Bhowmick
      Pages 124-136
    5. Markus Endres, Felix Weichmann
      Pages 137-149
  5. Knowledge Discovery and Information/Data Retrieval

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 151-151
    2. Bordogna Gloria, Ceresi Andrea, Sterlacchini Simone
      Pages 153-163
    3. Oleksandr Marchenko, Anatoly Anisimov, Andrii Nykonenko, Tetiana Rossada, Egor Melnikov
      Pages 164-173
    4. Alain Pérez-Alonso, Ignacio J. Blanco, Jose M. Serrano, Luisa M. González-González
      Pages 174-185

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Flexible Query Answering Systems, FQAS 2017, held in London, UK, in June 2017.

The 21 full papers presented in this book together with 4 short papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 43 submissions. The papers cover the following topics: foundations of flexible querying; recommendation and ranking; technologies for flexible representations and querying; knowledge discovery and information/data retrieval; intuitionistic sets; and generalized net model.


generalized nets fuzzy sets language intercriteria analysis algorithms semantics modelling relational databases query processing query answering Question answering database theory artificial intelligence knowledge representation and reasoning information retrieval information extraction

Editors and affiliations

  • Henning Christiansen
    • 1
  • Hélène Jaudoin
    • 2
  • Panagiotis Chountas
    • 3
  • Troels Andreasen
    • 4
  • Henrik Legind Larsen
    • 5
  1. 1.Roskilde UniversityRoskildeDenmark
  2. 2.ENSSAT-IRISALannion CedexFrance
  3. 3.University of WestminsterLondonUnited Kingdom
  4. 4.Roskilde UniversityRoskildeDenmark
  5. 5.Aalborg UniversityEsbjergDenmark

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