Comparative Study on Strengths and Weaknesses of Trust Algorithms in Semantic Web Based Networks

  • Prachi Girdhar
  • Suresh Kumar
  • Manjeet Singh
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 178)


Trust is an essential element of semantic web(SW)and networks associated with it. In this paper, we will discuss the properties, approaches and strategies of trust that is required in a trusted environment. Then, we will discuss two types of SW networks-peer-to-peer and social networks and all the algorithms that compute trust under these networks. After analysing all the trust algorithm we will compare these algorithms based on their strengths and weaknesses


Reputation Trust Semantic web Social networks 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Prachi Girdhar
    • 1
  • Suresh Kumar
    • 1
  • Manjeet Singh
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer EngineeringA.I.A.C.T&RNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.YMCA University of Science and TechnologyFaridabadIndia

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