Entity-situation: A model for the knowledge representation module of a KBMS

  • Sonia Bergamaschi
  • Flavio Bonfatti
  • Claudio Sartori
Support For Data-And Knowledge-Based Applications
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 303)


ADKS is an advanced data and management system whose main objective is to couple expressiveness and efficiency in the management of large knowledge bases is described. The architecture of the system and a new semantic model which is the basis of its knowledge representation module is presented.


Knowledge Representation Natural Language Semantic Relational Database System Multiple Inheritance Natural Language User Interface 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sonia Bergamaschi
    • 1
  • Flavio Bonfatti
    • 1
  • Claudio Sartori
    • 1
  1. 1.Centro di Studio per l'Interazione Operatore-Calcolatore del CNR Dipartimento di Elettronica, Informatica e SistemisticaUniversita' di BolognaBolognaItaly

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