About Semantics

  • Klaus-Dieter Schewe
  • Bernhard Thalheim
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6834)


This introductory article presents the workshop organisers’ view on semantics, the intentions of the SDKB workshop series, and a brief account on what has been achieved in the field. Previous SDKB volumes survey different approaches to semantics in database research and discuss research on database semantics. Most of these research questions are still open.


User Model Resource Description Framework Knowledge System Description Logic Semantic Annotation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Klaus-Dieter Schewe
    • 1
  • Bernhard Thalheim
    • 2
  1. 1.Software Competence Center HagenbergHagenbergAustria
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceChristian-Albrechts-University KielKielGermany

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