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Quantum mechanics: ontology without individuals
The purpose of the present paper is to consider the traditional interpretive problems of quantum mechanics from the viewpoint of a modal ontology of properties. In particular, we will try to delineate a quantum ontology ...
Towards an Ontology for Product Version Management
(Inderscience publishers, 2015-03)
During its lifecycle, products are affected by market, technology, and user requirements. Without a process for efficiently handling product changes, product data, which is spread in different areas and systems, might ...
Folksonomized ontology and the 3E steps technique to support ontology evolvement
(Elsevier Science BvAmsterdamHolanda, 2013)
Towards ontology evaluation across the life cycle
(Ios Press, 2013-11)
Currently, there is no agreed on methodology for development of ontologies, and there is no consensus on how ontologies should be evaluated. Consequently, evaluation techniques and tools are not widely utilized in the ...
A framework to represent, capture, and trace ontology development processes
(Elsevier test, 2016-11)
This article presents OntoTracED, a comprehensive framework to represent, capture and trace ontology development processes. It has three components: (i) a conceptual model that defines the framework foundations, (ii) an ...
Towards Checking Laws' Consistency through Ontology Design: The Case of Brazilian Vehicles' Laws
(Universidad de Talca, 2011)
OntoQualitas: A framework for ontology quality assessment in information interchanges between heterogeneous systems
Nowadays, Internet technologies and standards are being systematically used by enterprises as tools to provide an infrastructure to connect people, enterprises, and applications they are using. In such complex networked ...
A set of ontology design patterns for reengineering SBVR statements into OWL/SWRL ontologies
The interest in the use of ontologies for creating more intelligent and effective enterprise information systems has increased considerably in recent years. The most critical aspects during the development of these systems ...
Semantic Web and Big Data meets Applied Ontology
(IOS Press, 2014-08)
The role that ontologies play or can play in designing and employing semantic technologies has been widely acknowledged by the Semantic Web and Linked Data communities. But the level of collaboration between these communities ...
Committing To An Individual: Ontological Commitment, Reference And Epistemology