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Ontology Construction from Text: Challenges and Trends
Abeer Al-Arfaj, AbdulMalik Al-Salman
Pages - 15 - 26     |    Revised - 30-06-2015     |    Published - 31-07-2015
Volume - 6   Issue - 2    |    Publication Date - July 2015  Table of Contents
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KEYWORDS
Ontology Engineering, Ontology Learning, Ontology Learning Systems, Ontology Evaluation.
ABSTRACT
Ontology is one of the most popular representation model used for knowledge representation, sharing and reusing. In light of the importance of ontology, different methodologies for building ontologies have been proposed. Ontology construction is a difficult and time-consuming process. Many efforts have been made to help ontology engineers to construct ontologies and to overcome the bottleneck of knowledge acquisition. The aim of this paper is to give a brief overview of ontology learning approaches and to review some of ontology extraction systems and tools followed by a summarizing comparison of them. Also some of the current issues and main trends of ontology construction from texts will be discussed.
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Mr. Abeer Al-Arfaj
Department of Computer Science King Saud University Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - Saudi Arabia
abeerarfaj@yahoo.com
Dr. AbdulMalik Al-Salman
Department of Computer Science King Saud University Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - Saudi Arabia