Yesterday, on september 26, our phd candidate zlatan dragisic defended successfully his thesis with the title “completion of ontologies and ontology networks” the thesis makes several contributions: first, the problem of completing the is-a structure in ontologies is formalized as an abductive reasoning. Towards methodological principles for ontology engineering a thesis submitted by mustafa jarrar for the degree of doctor of philosophy vrije universiteit brussel faculty of science may 2005 promoter: professor dr robert meersman. Completing this thesis has been a long and arduous process and it is my pleasure to thank the many people who helped me along the way foremost, i would like to thank my supervisor, dr igor jurišica, who has been a steady influence during my phd igor's ability to balance research and personal pursuits inspired me. The business model ontology - a proposition in a design science approach 1 1 introduction of lausanne, switzerland i decided to stay at my alma mater as a doctoral candidate i started to work this dissertation is to find an ontology (ie artifact or model) that makes it possible to conceptually express the. Phd dissertation a thesis submitted to the graduate faculty in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy major: computer science by ivan bedini thesis title: deriving ontologies automatically from xml schemas applied to the b2b domain phd co-advisors. Ontology and 2 epistemology (which together form your research paradigm) then 3 methodology 4 techniques (your data gathering) and 5 data analysis approaches there is no single 'right' way to in relation to the ologies this is why a phd is a doctorate in philosophy and why you have to “defend” your thesis. An ontology, autonomous and distributed applications can meaningfully communicate to exchange data and make transactions interoperate independently of their internal technologies the main goal of this thesis is to present methodological principles for ontology engineering to guide ontology builders towards building.
Ontology applications to social n dr alexandre viej department of comp i malik imran daud ontology-based access control in open scenarios applications to social networks and the cloud doctoral thesis advisors dr alexandre viejo and dr david sánchez department of computer engineering and. Description logics (dls) are knowledge representation languages that provide the theoretical underpinning for modern ontology languages such as owl and serve as the basis for the development of ontology reasoners and tools most modern ontology reasoners are based on optimized tableau algorithms. Fernández, m, gomez-perez, a, juristo, n: methontology: from ontological art towards ontological engineering in: proc of the aaai97 spring symposium series on ontological engineering (1997) 6 sure, y: methodology, tools and case studies for ontology based knowledge management phd thesis, universität.
Instead, i think that the priority is a clear description and justification of related methodology and how that impacts the methods section of course, if it were a dissertation or thesis that we were talking about, instead of a journal article, then you would expect to see ontological and epistemological positions (where they are. Tors for evaluating this thesis or one of the papers used in this thesis thanks to my parents, roelof and marrie, for supporting my studies and giv- ing me early access to computers, software, books, bibles, work, museums, etc thanks to gerrit for his advice on pursuing a phd thanks to willem, hans, and bram for coping. The the usage of ontologies for the discovery and coupling of learning active components phd thesis addresses one of the most current and debated themes from the european and international research the premise from which this research work starts is the idea that a content based search can be.
Justification based explanation in ontologies a thesis submitted to the university of manchester for the degree of doctor of philosophy in the faculty of engineering and physical sciences 2011 by matthew horridge school of computer science. Pance panov a modular ontology of data mining doctoral dissertation modularna ontologija podatkovnega rudarjenja doktorska disertacija supervisor: prof dr sašo dzeroski ljubljana, slovenia, july 2012. The relevance of alignment incoherence and strategies to resolve alignment incoherence are in the center of this thesis after an introduction to syntax and semantics of ontologies and alignments, the importance of alignment coherence is discussed from different perspectives on the one hand, it is argued that alignment. A phd thesis is to some degree the product of a synergetical environment i had the luck to work in a great team, the knowledge management group at the research center for information technologies (fzi/wim) at university of karlsruhe and at the aifb institute at the university of kalrsruhe thanks to the all members for.
Jake chen, phd douglas perry 7/21/05 2:40 pm acknowledgements i would like to extend a thank you to all the support necessary for the completion of this work i offer gratitude to the support in part by nsf career dbi-dbi-0133946 and nsf dbi-0110854 i would also like to thank dr malika mahoui and dr zina ben. Ontological foundations for structural conceptual models giancarlo guizzardi enschede, the netherlands, 2005 ctit phd thesis series, no 05-74 telematica instituut fundamental research series, no 015 (ti/frs/015). Facultad de informática departamento de inteligencia artificial doctoral thesis neon methodology for building ontology networks: specification, scheduling and reuse author: maría del carmen suárez de figueroa baonza advisors: prof dr asunción gómez pérez dr mariano fernández.
Portions of the work within this thesis have been documented in the following pub - lications: jennifer d warrender, phillip lord the karyotype ontology: a computational representation for human cytogenetic patterns bio-ontologies 2013, 2013 jennifer d warrender, phillip lord a pattern-driven approach to biomedical. I am into a theory course in a ba(hons) on my way (hopefully) to a doctorate in creative writing, and testing these waterswant to suggest a research hierarchy that goes philosophy, epistemology, ontology, theory, methodology, methods where the thesis/work is traced/connected to greater or lesser extents.
Des karlsruher instituts für technologie (kit) vorgelegte dissertation von dipl- inform zdenko vrandecic ontology evaluation denny vrandecic tag der mündlichen prüfung: 8 june 2010 referent: prof dr rudi studer erster koreferent: prof james a hendler, phd zweiter koreferent: prof dr christof. In this thesis, we propose an automatic approach to analyze uml based for my phd degree especially dragos truscan, barbro back, luigia petre elena troubitsyna and patrick sibelius i also thank my co-authors sören used in this thesis, such as: mde, uml, ontology foundations, description. Multidimensional data-driven ontology evaluation by hlomani hlomani a thesis presented to the university of guelph in partial fulfilment of requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy in computer science guelph, ontario, canada c hlomani hlomani, august, 2014.