Sites Relevant to Ontologies and Knowledge Sharing
The information on this page is far from complete. Please send suggestions
to Richard Fikes.
The information on this page has been collected from a number
of sites, all of which are included here.
Table of Contents
General Resources Pages
collated by Nicola Guarino (Padova, Italy)
collated by Doug Skuce at the University of Ottawa
Projects collated by Bruce Porter's group at the University of Texas,
Research Home Page (SIGCR, ASIS)
Knowledge Representation and Reasoning
group, collated by Enrico Franconi at IRST, Povo TN, Italy
TOP: Ontology resources page maintained
by KR&R, Inc.
- A clearinghouse devoted to projects, research, products and services
devoted to 'automated categorization'.
- Intelligent information access by providing a deep representation of
information using description logics.
of Twente, the Ontology Collection homepage
ESPRIT Projects relevant to knowledge sharing and ontologies:
EuroKnowledge - ESPRIT
Project to co-ordinate and encourage standardisation activities in the
area of knowledge technology.
- ESPRIT Project on "modelling Knowledge About Complex Technical systems
for multiple USe"
- ESPRIT Project on "An Advanced and Comprehensive Methodology for Integrated
KEML - Knowledge
Engineering Methods and Languages, archive and mailing list.
FERMI - ESPRIT Project on
"Formalisation and Experimentation on the Retrieval of Multimedia Information."
and KREST - Components of Expertise Method and Toolkit(Free University
TRADE, LCM and TCM -
Toolkit for Requirements and Design Engineering (Free University of Amsterdam)
- applications to manufacturing, space navigation, robotics, planning,
scheduling, VLSI design and other systems
- European Qualitative Spatial Reasoning Network
SHOE - A proposed
small extension to HTML which allows HTML authors to annotate their web
documents with formal knowledge-representation semantics.
Language Analysis &
Knowledge Engineering (LAKE) Research Group at Ottawa;
Artificial Intelligence Center - Representation and Reasoning Technologies;
the GKB-Editor: graphical browser/editor
for declarative knowledge
Knowledge reuse and ontologies research at Osaka
Lab, Japan - Ontology Engineering
- an environment for collaborative, team development of large knowledge
based systems in a manner facilitating sharing and reuse.
- Ontology Creation and Use in the Pangloss project (papers)
Enterprise Ontology and Project at AIAI, University of Edinburgh
ontology, as part of the ThoughtTreasure
artificial intelligence program/tool set.
Ontology - from the Computing Research Laboratory, New Mexico State
Center - An Intelligent Distributed Data Base for OO Software Components.
Foundations of Knowledge Representation - The AI & Robotics Group
of LADSEB, Padua, Italy
Laboratory Planning Initiative (ARPI)Planning
Ontology Construction Group (POCG), growing out of the older Knowledge
Representation Specification Language (KRSL) effort.
The MIT LCSClinical
Decision-Making Group Guardian Angel
The MIT LCSPlanning
The USC ISI SENSUS
The Edinburgh Plan
Knowledge Sharing Effort library
ontology. This ontology is available under the terms of the GNU General
Public License. It consists of 21,521 concepts and 37,162 assertions and
is part of the ThoughtTreasure
artificial intelligence program/tool set, which contains much else
besides the ontology.
ontology: An in-depth, broad coverage ontology for multilingual Natural
Sources for Implemented
There is a growing literature on ontology development and use as distinct
from general work in knowledge representation, knowledge-based systems,
and conceptual modelling. As time allows, I will include references to
such work here.
Last modified: Tue Jan 16 2001