Fuzzy Ontologies for the Semantic Web

  • Elie Sanchez
  • Takahiro Yamanoi
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4027)


It is presented several connections between Fuzzy Logic, the Semantic Web, and its components (Ontologies, Description Logics). It is then introduced and illustrated by an example (“Ontology of Art”) a Fuzzy Ontology structure, Lexicon and Knowledge Base.


Fuzzy Logic Description Logic Lexical Entry Fuzzy Relation Fuzzy Ontology 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elie Sanchez
    • 1
  • Takahiro Yamanoi
    • 2
  1. 1.LIF – Biomathématiques et Informatique Médicale, Faculté de MédecineUniversité de la MéditerranéeMarseilleFrance
  2. 2.Division of Electronics and Information Engineering, Faculty of EngineeringHokkai Gakuen UniversitySapporoJapan

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