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A Reuse-Based Lightweight Method for Developing Linked Data Ontologies and Vocabularies

  • María Poveda-Villalón
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7295)

Abstract

The uptake of Linked Data (LD) has promoted the proliferation of datasets and their associated ontologies for describing different domains. Particular LD development characteristics such as agility and web-based architecture necessitate the revision, adaption, and lightening of existing methodologies for ontology development. This thesis proposes a lightweight method for ontology development in an LD context which will be based in data-driven agile developments, existing resources to be reused, and the evaluation of the obtained products considering both classical ontological engineering principles and LD characteristics.

Keywords

ontology vocabulary methodology linked data 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • María Poveda-Villalón
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  1. 1.Ontology Engineering Group. Departamento de Inteligencia Artificial, Facultad de InformáticaUniversidad Politécnica de MadridBoadilla del MonteSpain

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