By Alessandro Oltramari, Piek Vossen, Lu Qin, Eduard Hovy
In order to interchange wisdom, people have to percentage a typical lexicon of phrases in addition to
to entry the realm versions underlying that lexicon. what's a average method for a human seems to be a very challenging activity for a laptop: pcs can’t characterize wisdom as successfully as people do, which hampers, for instance, that means disambiguation and conversation. utilized ontologies and NLP were built to stand those demanding situations. Integrating ontologies with (possibly multilingual) lexical assets is a vital requirement to make human language comprehensible via machines, and in addition to let interoperability and computability throughout details structures and, finally, within the net.
This booklet explores fresh advances within the integration of ontologies and lexical assets, together with questions equivalent to development the necessary infrastructure (e.g., the Semantic internet) and assorted formalisms, equipment and systems for eliciting, examining and encoding wisdom contents (e.g., multimedia, feelings, occasions, etc.). The members glance in the direction of next-generation applied sciences, transferring the point of interest from the state-of-the-art to the way forward for Ontologies and Lexical assets. This paintings might be of curiosity to investigate scientists, graduate scholars, and pros within the fields of information engineering, computational linguistics, and semantic applied sciences.