Abstract

Semantic enhancements of scientific papers have been gaining broader use in scientific journal publishing. They facilitate automated discovery and integration of published information. In this paper we consider Linked Data for scientific publications. In particular, we introduce and discuss the notion of a concept network containing RDF links between entities from such publications. We show an example of the concept network for publications on quantum mechanics. Moreover, we shortly present a web tool supporting creation of concept networks.

Keywords

Semantic publishing Semantic web Linked science 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Physics and Applied InformaticsUniversity of LodzLodzPoland

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