Flexible Query Answering Systems

8th International Conference, FQAS 2009, Roskilde, Denmark, October 26-28, 2009. Proceedings

  • Troels Andreasen
  • Ronald R. Yager
  • Henrik Bulskov
  • Henning Christiansen
  • Henrik Legind Larsen
Conference proceedings FQAS 2009

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5822)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 5822)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Database Management

    1. Patrick Bosc, Olivier Pivert, Gregory Smits
      Pages 1-12
    2. Hélène Jaudoin, Pierre Colomb, Olivier Pivert
      Pages 13-24
    3. Kazi Zakia Sultana, Anupam Bhattacharjee, Mohammad Shafkat Amin, Hasan Jamil
      Pages 25-36
    4. Alan Eckhardt, Tomáš Skopal, Peter Vojtáš
      Pages 64-75
    5. Davide Martinenghi, Riccardo Torlone
      Pages 76-87
  3. Information Retrieval

    1. Lynda Tamine, Amjed Ben Jabeur, Wahiba Bahsoun
      Pages 88-98
    2. Ourdia Bouidghaghen, Lynda Tamine-Lechani, Mohand Boughanem
      Pages 99-110
    3. Antonio Juárez-González, Manuel Montes-y-Gómez, Luis Villaseñor-Pineda, Daniel Ortíz-Arroyo
      Pages 111-121
    4. Petr Jenček, Peter Vojtáš, Michal Kopecký, Cyril Hösch
      Pages 122-133
    5. Imen Taktak, Mohamed Tmar, Abdelmajid Ben Hamadou
      Pages 134-144
    6. Rocío L. Cecchini, Carlos M. Lorenzetti, Ana G. Maguitman
      Pages 145-156
    7. Mostafa Keikha, Fabio Crestani
      Pages 157-167
    8. Inès Kamoun Fourati, Mohamed Tmar, Abdelmajid Ben Hamadou
      Pages 168-178
    9. G. Bordogna, A. Campi, G. Psaila, S. Ronchi
      Pages 179-190

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Flexible Query Answering Systems, FQAS 2009, held in Roskilde, Denmark, in October 2009.

The 57 papers included in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 90 submissions. They are structured in topical sections on database management, information retrieval, extraction and mining, ontologies and semantic web, intelligent information extraction from texts, advances in fuzzy querying, personalization, preferences, context and recommendation, and Web as a stream.


Ontologie audio retrieval biomedical ontologies business intelligence classification collaborative filtering computational linguistics conceptual indexing context information data mining database management domain analysis dynamic information retrieval semantic web

Editors and affiliations

  • Troels Andreasen
    • 1
  • Ronald R. Yager
    • 2
  • Henrik Bulskov
    • 1
  • Henning Christiansen
    • 3
  • Henrik Legind Larsen
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceRoskilde UniversityRoskildeDenmark
  2. 2.Iona College, Machine Intelligence InstituteNew RochelleUSA
  3. 3.Computer Science Dept.Research group PLIS: Programming, Roskilde UniversityRoskildeDenmark
  4. 4.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringAalborg University EsbjergEsbjergDenmark

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-04957-6
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-04956-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-04957-6
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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