Semantic Web Reading List

CSE 428

This page provides bibliographic information for a number of papers relevant to the topics discussed in this class. Some of these papers will be assigned reading. The rest are here for those who are interested in learning more about one of these topics.

Some of the papers have links to online versions. In order to locate other papers, I recommend the following:

The papers are organized by the following topics:

Foundations

[NB02] D. Nardi and R. J. Brachman. An Introduction to Description Logics. In the Description Logic Handbook, edited by F. Baader, D. Calvanese, D.L. McGuinness, D. Nardi, P.F. Patel-Schneider, Cambridge University Press, 2002, pages 5-44. (PDF)

[BN02] F. Baader and W. Nutt. Basic Description Logics. In the Description Logic Handbook, edited by F. Baader, D. Calvanese, D.L. McGuinness, D. Nardi, P.F. Patel-Schneider, Cambridge University Press, 2002, pages 47-100. (PDF)

[HPS99] Horrocks, I. and P. F. Patel-Schneider, Optimizing Description Logic Subsumption. J. of Logic and Computation 9(3), 1999, pages 267-293.(PDF)

[BS01] Baader, F. and U. Sattler, An Overview of Tableau Algorithms for Description Logics. Studia Logica 69(1), 2001, pages 5-40.(PDF)

[HPS03] I. Horrocks and P. Patel-Schneider. Reducing OWL entailment to description logic satisfiability. In Dieter Fensel, Katia Sycara, and John Mylopoulos, editors, Proc. of the 2003 International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2003), number 2870 in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 17-29. Springer, 2003. (PDF)

[HT00] Ian Horrocks and Sergio Tessaris. A Conjunctive Query Language for Description Logic ABoxes. In Proc. of the 17th Nat. Conf. on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI 2000), pages 399-404, 2000. (PDF)

[Gru93] T. Gruber. A Translation Approach to Portable Ontology Specifications. Knowledge Acquisition, 5(2):199-220, 1993.

[TRB04] Dmitry Tsarkov, Alexandre Riazanov, Sean Bechhofer, Ian Horrocks. Using Vampire to Reason with OWL. ISWC 2004. pp. 471-485, 2004. (PDF)

[HS07] I. Horrocks and U. Sattler. A Tableaux Decision Procedure for SHOIQ. Journal of Automated Reasoning, Springer Verlag, 39(3), 245-429, 2007. (PDF)

Triple Stores and Query Optimization

[SGK08] Lefteris Sidirourgos, Romulo Goncalves, Martin Kersten, Niels Nes and Stefan Manegold. Column-store support for RDF data management: not all swans are white, Proceedings of 34th Intl. Conf. on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB 2008), Auckland, New Zealand, August 2008, pp. 1553-1562. (PDF)

[WKB08] Catherin Weiss, Panagiotis Karras, and Abraham Bernstein. Hexastore: sextuple indexing for semantic web data management, Proceedings of 34th Intl. Conf. on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB 2008), Auckland, New Zealand, August 2008, pp.1008-1019. (PDF)

[AMM07] D.J. Abadi, A. Marcus, S.R. Madden, and K. Hollenbach. Scalable Semantic Web Data Management using Vertical Partitioning. In: Proceedings of the 33rd International Conference on Very Large Data Bases. VLDB '07, VLDB Endowment, pp. 411-422, 2007. (PDF)

[CDE05] E. Chong, S. Das, G. Eadon, and J. Srinivasan. An Efficient SQL-Based RDF Querying Scheme. Proceedings of the 31st VLDB Conference, Trondheim, Norway. 2005. (PDF)

[TCK05] Y. Theoharis, V. Christophides, G. Karvounarakis. Benchmarking Database Representations of RDF/S Stores. The Fourth International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC'05), Galway, Ireland, November 6-10, 2005. (PDF)

[HD05] Andreas Harth and Stefan Decker. Optimized Index Structures for Querying RDF from the Web, Latin American Web Congress (LA-WEB 2005), 2005. (PDF)

[CPS03] V. Christophides, D. Plexousakis, M. Scholl, and S. Tourtounis. On Labeling Schemes for the Semantic Web. In Proceedings of the Twelfth International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2003), Budapest, Hungary, 2003. (PDF)

[HG03] S. Harris and N. Gibbins. 3Store: Efficient Bulk RDF Storage. In Proc. of 1st International Workshop on Practical and Scalable Semantic Web Systems, 2003. (PDF)

[WSK03] K. Wilkinson, C. Sayers, H. Kuno, and D. Reynolds. Efficient RDF Storage and Retrieval in Jena2. In Semantic Web, Ontologies, and Databases (SWDB 2003), pp. 131-150, 2003. (PDF)

[ACG01] S. Alexaki, V. Christophides, G. Karvounarakis, D. Plexousakis and K.Tolle, On Storing Voluminous RDF Descriptions: The case of Web Portal Catalogs, In Proc. of WebDB2001 in conjunction with ACM SIGMOD'01 Conference, 2001.(PDF)

[ASX01] R. Agrawal, A. Somani, and Y. Xu. Storage and Querying of E-Commerce Data. In Proc. of VLDB 2001. (PDF)

Linked Data

[HUH12] Aidan Hogan, Jürgen Umbrich, Andreas Harth, Richard Cyganiak, Axel Polleres, Stefan Decker: An empirical survey of Linked Data conformance. J. Web Sem. 14, pp. 14-44, 2012. (PDF)

[HHM10] Harry Halpin, Patrick J. Hayes, James P. McCusker, Deborah L. Mcguinness, Henry S. Thompson. When owl:sameAs isn't the Same: An Analysis of Identity in Linked Data. In 9th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC2010), 2010. (PDF)

[BHB09] Christian Bizer, Tom Heath, Tim Berners-Lee: Linked Data - The Story So Far. Int. J. Semantic Web Inf. Syst. 5(3): 1-22 (2009) (PDF)

[ABL07] Auer, S.; Bizer, C.; Lehmann, J.; Kobilarov, G.; Cyganiak, R.; Ives, Z. DBpedia: A Nucleus for a Web of Open Data. In Aberer et al. (Eds.): The Semantic Web, 6th International Semantic Web Conference, 2nd Asian Semantic Web Conference, ISWC 2007 + ASWC 2007, Busan, Korea, November 11-15, 2007. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 4825 Springer 2007, ISBN 978-3-540-76297-3. (PDF)

Ontology Engineering

[KFN04] H. Knublauch, R. Fergerson, N. Noy, M. Musen. The Protege OWL Plugin: An Open Development Environment for Semantic Web Applications. Third International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2004), Hiroshima, Japan, 2004. (PDF).

[RDH04] A. Rector, N. Drummond, M. Horridge, J. Rogers, H. Knublauch, R. Stevens, H. Wang, and C. Wroe. OWL Pizzas: Practical Experience of Teaching OWL-DL: Common Errors & Common Patterns. 14th International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management (EKAW 2004), pp. 63-81. 2004. (PDF)

[WPH06] T. D. Wang, B. Parsia, and J. Hendler. A Survey of the Web Ontology Landscape. In Proc. of the 5th Int. Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2006), Athens, Georgia, 2006. (PDF)

[NM01a] N. Noy and D. McGuinness. Ontology Development 101: A Guide to Creating Your First Ontology. Stanford University, 2001. (HTML).

[DF01] Y. Ding and D. Fensel. Ontology Library Systems: The Key to Successful Ontology Re-Use. In First International Semantic Web Working Symposium (SWWS'01), 2001.

[DWM01] A. Das, W. Wu, and D. McGuinness. Industrial Strength Ontology Management. In First International Semantic Web Working Symposium (SWWS'01), 2001.

[HP04] J. Heflin, Z. Pan. A Model Theoretic Semantics for Ontology Versioning. Third International Semantic Web Conference, Hiroshima, Japan, LNCS 3298 Springer (c) , 2004, pp. 62-76. (PDF)

[KF01] M. Klein and D. Fensel. Ontology Versioning on the Semantic Web. In First International Semantic Web Working Symposium (SWWS'01), 2001.

[SK04] Heiner Stuckenschmidt, Michel Klein. Structure-Based Partitioning of Large Concept Hierarchies. ISWC 2004

[LN04] T. Liebig and O. Noppens. OntoTrack: Combining Browsing and Editing with Reasoning and Explaining for OWL Lite Ontologies. ISWC 2004

[FFR97a] A. Farquhar, R. Fikes, and J. Rice. Tools for Assembling Modular Ontologies in Ontolingua. In Proc. of Fourteenth American Association for Artificial Intelligence Conference (AAAI-97), pp. 436-461, Menlo Park, CA, 1997. AAAI/MIT Press.

[FFR97b] A. Farquhar, R. Fikes, and J. Rice. The Ontolingua Server: A Tool for Collaborative Ontology Construction. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 46(6):707-727, 1997.

Knowledge Acquisition

[EFC11] Oren Etzioni, Anthony Fader, Janara Christensen, Stephen Soderland and Mausam. Open Information Extraction: the Second Generation, International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI '11), 2011. (PDF)

[KT03] N. Kushmerick and B. Thomas. Adaptive Information Extraction: Core Technologies for Information Agents. In Klusch, Bergmaschi, Edwards, and Petta, eds. Intelligent Information Agents - The Agent Link Perspective, LNCS 2586, Springer, 2003, pp. 79-103. (PDF)

[ECD04] O. Etzioni, M. Cafarella, D. Downey, S. Kok, A.-M. Popescu, T. Shaked, S. Soderland, D. S. Weld, A. Yates. Web-Scale Information Extraction in KnowItAll (Preliminary Results) WWW 2004, pp. 100-110. (PDF)

[CLS05] P. Cimiano, G. Ladwig, S. Staab. Gimme' The Context: Context-driven Automatic Semantic Annotation with C-PANKOW. WWW 2005. (PDF)

[UCI06] Uren, V., Cimiano, P., Iria, J., Handschuh, S., Vargas-Vera, M., Motta, E. & Ciravegna, F. Semantic Annotation for Knowledge Management: Requirements and a Survey of the State of the Art Journal of Web Semantics: Science, Services and Agents on the World Wide Web. 2006. (PDF)

[SKW07] Fabian M. Suchanek, Gjergji Kasneci and Gerhard Weikum. Yago: A Core of Semantic Knowledge - Unifying WordNet and Wikipedia. WWW 2007. (PDF)

[BM07] Razvan C. Bunescu and Raymond J. Mooney. Learning to Extract Relations from the Web using Minimal Supervision. In Proceedings of the 45th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL) , Prague, Czech Republic, pp. 576--583, June 2007. (PDF)

[MWK05] Cynthia Matuszek, Michael Witbrock, Robert C. Kahlert, John Cabral, David Schneider, Purvesh Shah, and Doug Lenat. Searching for Common Sense: Populating Cyc from the Web. AAAI 05. (PDF)

[BG04] J. Blythe, Y. Gil. Incremental Formalization of Document Annotations through Ontology-Based Paraphrasing. WWW 2004. pp. 455-461

[CHS04] P. Cimiano, S. Handschuh, S. Staab. Towards the Self-Annotating Web. WWW 2004. pp. 462-471.

[PCS04] Aleksander Pivk, Philipp Cimiano, York Sure. From Tables to Frames. ISWC 2004

[WL03] J. Wang and F. Lochovsky. Data Extraction and Label Assignment for Web Databases. In Proceedings of the Twelfth International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2003), Budapest, Hungary, 2003.

[DEG03] S. Dill, N. Eiron, D. Gibson, D. Gruhl, R. Guha, A. Jhingran, T. Kanungo, S. Rajagopalan, A. Tomkins, J. Tomlin, and J. Zien. SemTag and Seeker: Bootstrapping the Semantic Web via Automated Semantic Annotation. In Proceedings of the Twelfth International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2003), Budapest, Hungary, 2003.

[HSV03] S. Handschuh, S. Staab, and R. Volz. On Deep Annotation. In Proceedings of the Twelfth International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2003), Budapest, Hungary, 2003.

[SWG05] M. Sabou, C. Wroe, C. Goble, G. Mishne. Learning Domain Ontologies for Web Service Descriptions: an Experiment in Bioinformatics. WWW 2005.

[MS01] A. Madche and S. Staab. Learning Ontologies for the Semantic Web. In Semantic Web Workshop (at WWW10). May 1, 2001, Hongkong, China. (PDF)

[AK97] N. Ashish and C. Knoblock. Semi-automatic Wrapper Generation for Internet Information Sources. In Proceedings of the Second IFCIS Conference on Cooperative Information Systems (CoopIS), Charleston, SC, 1997.

[Col01] N. Collier. Machine Learning for Information Extraction from XML Marked-up Text on the Semantic Web. In Semantic Web Workshop (at WWW10). May 1, 2001, Hongkong, China. (PDF)

[KWD97] N. Kushmerick, D. Weld, and B. Doorenbos. Wrapper induction for information extraction. In Proc. of IJCAI-97, 1997. pp. 729-735. (PDF)

Scalable Reasoning

[HPP10] Aidan Hogan, Jeff Z. Pan, Axel Polleres and Stefan Decker. SAOR: Template Rule Optimisations for Distributed Reasoning over 1 Billion Linked Data Triples. In the Proceedings of the 9th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC2010), Shanghai, China, November 2010. (PDF)

[UKM10] Jacopo Urbani, Spyros Kotoulas, Jason Maassen, Frank van Harmelen and Henri Bal. OWL reasoning with WebPIE: calculating the closure of 100 billion triples. Proceedings of the Seventh European Semantic Web Conference, LNCS, Springer, 2010. (PDF)

[PUHM09] Hector Perez-Urbina, Ian Horrocks, and Boris Motik. Efficient Query Answering for OWL 2. In Abraham Bernstein, David R. Karger, Tom Heath, Lee Feigenbaum, Diana Maynard, Enrico Motta, and Krishnaprasad Thirunarayan, editors, Proc. of the 8th Int. Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2009), volume 5823 of LNCS, pages 489-504, Chantilly, VA, USA, October 25-29 2009. Springer. (PDF)

[UPS07] Octavian Udrea, Andrea Pugliese, and V. S. Subrahmanian. GRIN: A Graph Based RDF Index. In AAAI, pages 1465-1470, 2007. (PDF)

[HMS07] Ullrich Hustadt, Boris Motik, and Ulrike Sattler. Reasoning in Description Logics by a Reduction to Disjunctive Datalog. Journal of Automated Reasoning, 39(3):351-384, 2007. (PDF)

[ZML06] J. Zhou, L. Ma, Q. Liu, L. Zhang, Y. Yu, , and Y. Pan. Minerva: A Scalable OWL Ontology Storage and Inference System. In Proc. of Asia Semantic Web Conference (ASWC), pp. 429-443, 2006. (PDF)

[MS06] Boris Motik and Ulrike Sattler. A Comparison of Reasoning Techniques for Querying Large Description Logic ABoxes. In Miki Hermann and Andrei Voronkov, editors, Proc. of the 13th Int. Conference on Logic for Programming Artificial Intelligence and Reasoning (LPAR 2006), volume 4246 of LNCS, pages 227-241, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, November 13-17 2006. Springer. (PDF)

* [GPH05] Y. Guo, Z. Pan, and J. Heflin. LUBM: A Benchmark for OWL Knowledge Base Systems. Journal of Web Semantics 3(2), 2005, pp. 158-182. (PDF)

[HMS05] Ullrich Hustadt, Boris Motik, and Ulrike Sattler. Data Complexity of Reasoning in Very Expressive Description Logics. IJCAI-05, pp. 466-471. (PDF)

[MSS05] Motik, Boris; Sattler, Ulrike; Studer, Rudi. Query Answering for OWL-DL with Rules. Web Semantics 3(1). 2005. (PDF)

[GPH04] Y. Guo, Z. Pan, and J. Heflin. An Evaluation of Knowledge Base Systems for Large OWL Datasets. Third International Semantic Web Conference, Hiroshima, Japan, LNCS 3298, Spinger, 2004, pp. 274-288. (PDF)

[HMS04] Ullrich Hustadt, Boris Motik, and Ulrike Sattler. Reducing SHIQ- Description Logic to Disjunctive Datalog Programs. In Didier Dubois, Christopher A. Welty, and Mary-Anne Williams, editors, Proc. of the 9th Int. Conference on Pronciples of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (KR 2004), pages 152-162, Whistler, Canada, June 2-5 2004. AAAI Press. (PDF)

*[GHV03] Benjamin N. Grosof, Ian Horrocks, Raphael Volz, and Stefan Decker. Description logic programs: Combining logic programs with description logic. In Proc. of the Twelfth International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2003), pages 48-57. ACM, 2003. (PDF)

[STH97] K. Stoffel, M. Taylor, and J. Hendler. Efficient Management of Very Large Ontologies. In Proc. of Fourteenth American Association for Artificial Intelligence Conference (AAAI-97), AAAI/MIT Press, Menlo Park, CA, 1997.

[RU95] R. Ramakrishnan and J. D. Ullman. A Survey of Research on Deductive Database Systems. Journal of Logic Programming, 23(2):126-149, May 1995.

[SSW94] K. Sagonas, T. Swift, and D.S. Warren. XSB as an Efficient Deductive Database Engine. In R.T. Snodgrass and M. Winslett, editors, Proc. of the 1994 ACM SIGMOD Int. Conf. on Management of Data (SIGMOD'94), pp. 442-453, 1994.

Ontology Merging and Alignment

[HCQ11] Hu, Wei and Chen, Jianfeng and Qu, Yuzhong. A Self-training Approach for Resolving Object Coreference on the Semantic Web. In Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on World Wide Web (WWW '11), Hyderabad, India, ACM, New York, NY, USA, pp. 87-96, 2011.

[PKA10] Parundekar, R.; Knoblock, C. A.; and Ambite, J. L. Linking and Building Ontologies of Linked Data.In Proceedings of the 9th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2010), 2010. (PDF)

[UGM07] Octavian Udrea, Lise Getoor, and Renée J. Miller. Leveraging Data and Structure in Ontology Integration. In SIGMOD, pages 449-460, 2007. (PDF)

[SE05] Pavel Shvaiko, Jérôme Euzenat. A Survey of Schema-Based Matching Approaches. Journal on Data Semantics IV: 146-171 (2005). (PDF)

[QHC06] Yuzhong Qu, Wei Hu, and Gong Cheng, Constructing Virtual Documents for Ontology Matching, WWW 2006. (PDF)

[ESY05] J. Euzenat, H. Stuckenschmidt, M. Yatskevich. Introduction to the Ontology Alignment Evaluation 2005. K-Cap Workshop on Integrating Ontologies (PDF) *

[DMD02] A. Doan, J. Madhavan, P. Domingos, and A. Halevy. Learning to Map between Ontologies on the Semantic Web. In Proceedings of the Eleventh International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2002), Honolulu, Hawaii, 2002. (PDF)

[SD02] M. Sintek and S. Decker. TRIPLE - A Query, Inference and Transformation Language for the Semantic Web. In Proc. of First International Semantic Web Conference, 2002.

[MBR01] Madhavan, J., P. A. Bernstein, and E. Rahm, Generic Schema Matching Using Cupid. In Proc. VLDB 2001. (PDF)

[NM01b] N. F. Noy and M. A. Musen. Anchor-PROMPT: Using Non-Local Context for Semantic Matching. Workshop on Ontologies and Information Sharing at the Seventeenth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-2001), Seattle, WA, . 2001. (PDF)

[MBS01] D. McDermott, M. Burstein, and D. Smith. Overcoming Ontology Mismatches in Transactions with Self-Describing Service Agents. In First International Semantic Web Working Symposium (SWWS'01), 2001.

[MFR00] D. McGuinness, R. Fikes, J. Rice, and S. Wilder. An Environment for Merging and Testing Large Ontologies. In Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Principles of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (KR2000), Breckenridge, Colorado, April 2000.

[NM00] N. Noy and M. Musen. PROMPT: Algorithm and Tool for Automated Ontology Merging and Alignment. In Proceedings of the Seventeenth National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-2000), 2000.

[Cha00] H. Chalupsky. OntoMorph: A Translation System for Symbolic Knowledge. In Principles of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning: Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference (KR2000), San Francisco, CA, 2000. Morgan Kaufmann.

Information Integration and Federated Query

[SHH11] Andreas Schwarte, Peter Haase, Katja Hose, Ralf Schenkel, Michael Schmidt. FedX: Optimization Techniques for Federated Query Processing on Linked Data. Tenth International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2011), 2011. (PDF)

[LiH10] Yingjie Li and Jeff Heflin. Using Reformulation Trees to Optimize Queries over Distributed Heterogeneous Sources. Ninth International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2010), 2010. (PDF)

[CSM10] Correndo, Gianluca, Salvadores, Manuel, Millard, Ian, Glaser, Hugh and Shadbolt, Nigel. SPARQL Query Rewriting for Implementing Data Integration over Linked Data. In, 1st International Workshop on Data Semantics (DataSem 2010), Lousanne, Switzerland, 2010. (PDF)

[HBF09] Olaf Hartig, Christian Bizer, and Johann-Christoph Freytag: Executing SPARQL Queries over the Web of Linked Data. In Proceedings of the 8th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC), Washington, DC, USA, Oct. 2009. (PDF)

[TWH09] T. Tran, H. Wang, and P. Haase. Hermes: Data web search on a pay-as-you-go integration infrastructure. Web Semantics 7(3):189-203, 2009. (PDF)

[QuL09] Bastian Quilitz and Ulf Leser. Querying distributed RDF data sources with SPARQL. Proceedings of the 5th European Semantic Web Conference (ESWC'08), Springer-Verlag Berlin, Heidelberg, pp. 524-538, 2008.

[QDH08] A. Qasem, D. A. Dimitrov, and J. Heflin. Efficient Selection and Integration of Data Sources for Answering Semantic Web Queries . In ICSC 08: Proceedings of the Second IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing. IEEE Computer Society Press, 2008. pp. 245-252. (PDF)

[BSH07] Bao, J., Slutzki, G., and Honavar, V. A Semantic Importing Approach to Knowledge Reuse from Multiple Ontologies.. In: Proceedings of the 22nd Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-2007). Vancouver, Canada. Semantic Importing Approach to Knowledge Reuse from Multiple Ontologies. pp. 1304-1309. AAAI Press. 2007. (PDF)

[ACG05] Philippe Adjiman, Philippe Chatalic, Francois Goasdou&eacyte;, Marie-Christine Rousset, Laurent Simon. Somewhere in the Semantic Web. Proceedings of PPSWR 2005 (International Workshop on Principles and Practice of Semantic Web Reasoning), 2005. (PDF)

[SBT05] Luciano Serafini, Alex Borgida, and Andrei Tamilin. Aspects of Distributed and Modular Ontology Reasoning. IJCAI-05, pp. 570-575, 2005. Also available as: ITC-IRST Technical Report No T05-02-03. (PDF)

[SeT05] Luciano Serafini and Andrei Tamilin, DRAGO: Distributed Reasoning Architecture for the Semantic Web, In Proceedings of the Second European conference on The Semantic Web: Research and Applications (ESWC '05), Springer Verlag, 2005, pp. 361-376. (PDF)

[SVH04] H. Stuckenschmidt, R. Vdovjak, G.-J. Houben, J. Broekstra. Index Structures and Algorithms for Querying Distributed RDF Repositories. WWW 2004. pp. 631-639. (PDF)

[GPS04] Bernardo Cuenca Grau, Bijan Parsia, Evren Sirin. Working with Multiple Ontologies on the Semantic Web. ISWC 2004.

* [HIS03] Alon Y. Halevy, Zachary G. Ives, Dan Suciu, Igor Tatarinov. Schema Mediation in Peer Data Management Systems. In Proceedings of ICDE, 2003. (PDF)

[BGvH03] P. Bouquet, F. Giunchiglia, F. van Harmelen, L. Serafini, and H. Stuckenschmidt. C-OWL: Contextualizing ontologies, In Dieter Fensel, Katia Sycara, and John Mylopoulos, editors, Proc. of the 2003 International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2003), number 2870 in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 164-179. Springer, 2003.

[HIM03] A. Halevy, Z. Ives, P. Mork, and I. Tatarinov. Piazza: Data Management Infrastructure for Semantic Web Applications. In Proceedings of the Twelfth International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2003), Budapest, Hungary, 2003.

[KMA01] C. Knoblock, S. Minton, J. L. Ambite, N. Ashish, I. Muslea, A. G. Philpot, and S. Tejada. The Ariadne Approach to Web-based Information Integration. To appear in the International the Journal on Cooperative Information Systems (IJCIS) Special Issue on Intelligent Information Agents: Theory and Applications, 10(1/2), pp. 145-169, 2001.

[CGL01] D. Calvanese, G. De Giacomo, and M. Lenzerini. A Framework for Ontology Integration. In First International Semantic Web Working Symposium (SWWS'01), 2001.

[GPQ97] H. Garcia-Molina, Y. Papakonstantinou, D. Quass, A. Rajaraman, Y. Sagiv, J.D. Ullman, V. Vassalos, and J. Widom. The TSIMMIS Approach to Mediation: Data Models and Languages. Journal of Intelligent Information Systems, 8(2):117-132, 1997.

[Wie94] G. Wiederhold. Interoperation, Mediation, and Ontologies. In Workshop on Heterogeneous Cooperative Knowledge-Bases, pp. 33-48, Tokyo, Japan, 1994.

Semantic Web Services

[SPA04] Sycara, Katia; Paolucci, Massimo, Ankolekar, Anupriya; Srinivasan, Naveen. Automated Discovery, Interaction and Composition of Semantic Web Services. Web Semantics 1(1):27-46. 2004. (PDF)

[KSN04] Ugur Kuter, Evren Sirin, Dana Nau, Bijan Parsia, James Hendler. Information Gathering During Planning for Web Service Composition. ISWC 2004.

[SS04] Sreenath, Raghuram M.; Singh, Munindar P. Agent-Based Service Selection. Web Semantics 1(3) :261-279. 2004.

[WPS03] D. Wu, B. Parsia, E. Sirin, J. Hendler, and D. Nau. Automating DAML-S Web Services Composition Using SHOP2. In Dieter Fensel, Katia Sycara, and John Mylopoulos, editors, Proc. of the 2003 International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2003), number 2870 in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pp. 195-210. Springer, 2003. (PDF)

[MS02] McIlraith and Son. Adapting Golog for Composition of Semantic Web Services. Proc. of 8th Intl. Conf. on KR&R, 2002.

[NM02] S. Narayanan, S. McIlraith (2002). Simulation, Verification and Automated Composition of Web Services, Eleventh International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2002), Honolulu,May 7-10.

[TBG01] D. Trastour, C. Bartolini, and J. Gonzalez-Castillo. A Semantic Web Approach to Service Description for Matchmaking of Services. In First International Semantic Web Working Symposium (SWWS'01), 2001.

[ABH01] A. Ankolekar, M. Burstein, J. Hobbs, O. Lassila, D. Martin, S. McIlraith, S. Narayanan, M. Paolucci, T. Payne, K. Sycara, and H. Zeng. DAML-S: Semantic Markup for Web Services. In First International Semantic Web Working Symposium (SWWS'01), 2001.

User Interfaces

[LSU09] Lopez, V., Sabou, M, Uren, V, Motta, E., (2009) Cross-Ontology Question Answering on the Semantic Web -an initial evaluation. Knowledge Capture Conference, 2009, California. (PDF)

[LUM07] Vanessa Lopez, Victoria Uren, Enrico Motta and Michele Pasin. AquaLog: An ontology-driven question answering system for organizational semantic intranets. Journal of Web Semantics 5 (2), 2007. (PDF)

[CHH07] Philipp Cimiano, Peter Haase, Joerg Heizmann, Porting Natural Language Interfaces between Domains - An Experimental User Study with the ORAKEL System, In Proceedings of the International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces, pp. 180-189 2007.

[KS06] David Karger and m.c. schraefel. The Pathetic Fallacy of RDF. The 3rd International Semantic Web User Interaction Workshop (SWUI 2006), 2006. (HTML)

[LMU06] Lopez, Vanessa; Motta, Enrico and Uren, Victoria. PowerAqua: Fishing the Semantic Web. European Sematic Web Conference, Montenegro, 2006. (PDF)

[HMK05] David Huynh, Stefano Mazzocchi, and David Karger. Piggy Bank: Experience the Semantic Web Inside Your Web Browser. International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC) 2005. (PDF)

[RvOH05] L. Rutledge, J. van Ossenbruggen, and L. Hardman. Making RDF Presentable: Integrated Global and Local Semantic Web Browsing. WWW 2005, pp. 199-206. 2005. (PDF)

[QK04] D. Quan, D. R. Karger. How to Make a Semantic Web Browser. WWW 2004. pp 255-265. (PDF)

[KEW01] C. Kwok, O. Etzioni, and D. Weld. Scaling Question Answering to the Web. In Proc. of WWW 2001. 2001, pp. 150-161. (PDF)

Trust

[FSS09] Thomas Franz, Antje Schultz, Sergej Sizov, and Steffen Staab. TripleRank: Ranking Semantic Web Data by Tensor Decomposition. In Proceedings of the 8th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 09). Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2009, 213-228. (PDF)

[CBH05] J. J. Carroll, C. Bizer, P. Hayes, P. Stickler. Named Graphs, Provenance and Trust. WWW 2005. pp. 613-622. ACM, 2005. (PDF)

[KCF01] L. Kagal, S. Cost, T. Finin, and Y. Peng. A Framework for Distributed Trust Management. In Proceedings of the Second Workshop on Norms and Institutions in MAS, Autonomous Agents 2001. 2001.

Applications

[LTT14] Freddy Lécué, Robert Tucker, Simone Tallevi-Diotallevi, Rahul Nair, Yiannis Gkoufas, Giuseppe Liguori, Mauro Borioni, Alexandre Rademaker, and Luciano Barbosa. Semantic Traffic Diagnosis with STAR-CITY: Architecture and Lessons Learned from Deployment in Dublin, Bologna, Miami and Rio. 13th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2014), pp. 292-307, 2014. (PDF)

[VKA10] Max Van Kleek, Paul Andre, Brennan Moore, mc schraefel, and David Karger. ATOMate it! End-User Context Sensitive Automation using Heterogeneous Information Sources on the Web. World Wide Web , May 2010. (PDF)

[LNS10] Lopez, V., Nikolov, A., Sabou, M, Uren, V, Motta, E., (2010) Scaling up Question-Answering to Linked Data. Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management by the Masses (EKAW-2010), Lisboa, Portugal. (PDF)

[YHS09] Y. Yu, D. Hillman, B. Setio and J. Heflin. A Case Study in Integrating Multiple E-commerce Standards via Semantic Web Technology. In Proc. of the 8th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC2009), Washington, DC., USA, Springer (c), 2009. pp. 909-924. (PDF)

[FHH07]Feigenbaum, Lee, Herman, Ivan, Hongsermeier, Tonya, Neumann, Eric, and Stephens, Susie. The Semantic Web in Action. In: Scientific American, 297 , pp. 90-97 (2007). (HTML) (PDF for purchase)

[PQK07] Z. Pan, A. Qasem, S. Kanitkar, F. Prabhakar and J. Heflin. Hawkeye: A Practical Large Scale Demonstration of Semantic Web Integration. In Proc. of the 3rd International Workshop on Scalable Semantic Web Knowledge Base Systems (SSWS'07). Vilamoura, Algarve, Portugal, Nov 27, 2007. (PDF)

[AKT07] Anupriya Ankolekar, Markus Krotzsch, Thanh Tran, and Denny Vrandecic. The Two Cultures: Mashing Up Web 2.0 and the Semantic Web (position paper). WWW 2007. (PDF)

[VKV06] Max Volkel, Markus Krotzsch, Denny Vrandecic, Heiko Haller, and Rudi Studer. Semantic Wikipedia. WWW 2006. (PDF)

[WXY06] Wu, X., Zhang, L., and Yu, Y. 2006. Exploring Social Annotations for the Semantic Web. In Proceedings of the 15th international Conference on World Wide Web (Edinburgh, Scotland, May 23 - 26, 2006). WWW '06. ACM, New York, NY, 417-426. (PDF)

[HMS05] Hyvýonen, Eero; Mýakelýa, Eetu; Salminen, Mirva; Valo, Arttu; Viljanen, Kim; Saarela, Samppa; Junnila, Miikka; Kettula, Suvi. MUSEUMFINLAND - Finnish Museums on the SemanticWeb. Web Semantics 3(2-3). 2005.

[DPF05] Li Ding, Rong Pan, Tim Finin, Anupam Joshi, Yun Peng, and Pranam Kolari. Finding and Ranking Knowledge on the Semantic Web. Proceedings of the 4th International Semantic Web Conference, November 2005. (PDF)

[SSG04] m.c. schraefel, N. R. Shadbolt, N. Gibbins, H. Glaser, S. Harris. CS AKTive Space: Representing Computer Science in the Semantic Web. WWW 2004. pp. 384-392. (PDF)

[GS04] Gandon, Fabien L.; Sadeh, Norman M. Semantic Web Technologies to Reconcile Privacy and Context Awareness. Web Semantics 1(3), 2004, pp. 241-260.

[HBE04] Peter Haase, Jeen Broekstra, Marc Ehrig, Maarten Menken, Peter Mika, Michal Plechawski, Pawel Pyszlak, Bjorn Schnizler, Ronny Siebes, Steffen Staab, Christoph Tempich. Bibster - A Semantics-Based Bibliographic Peer-to-Peer System. ISWC 2004. pp. 122-136

[MBH04] T. Miles-Board, C. Bailey, W. Hall, L. Carr. Building a Companion Website in the Semantic Web. WWW 2004. pp. 365-373.

[DDM03] M. Dzbor, J. Domingue, and E. Motta. Magpie - Toward a Semantic Web Browser. In Dieter Fensel, Katia Sycara, and John Mylopoulos, editors, Proc. of the 2003 International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2003), number 2870 in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 690-705. Springer, 2003.

[HSW03] Hollink, L., Schreiber, G., Wielemaker, J. and Wielinga, B. Semantic annotation of image collections. In Knowledge Capture 2003, pp. 41-48, 2003. (PDF)

[MEG03] L. McDowell, O. Etzioni, S. Gribble, A. Halevy, H. Levy, W. Pentney, D. Verma, and S. Vlasseva. Mangrove: Enticing Ordinary People onto the Semantic Web via Instant Gratification. In Dieter Fensel, Katia Sycara, and John Mylopoulos, editors, Proc. of the 2003 International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2003), number 2870 in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 754-770. Springer, 2003.

[CFJ01] R. Cost, T. Finin, A. Joshi, Y. Peng, C. Nicholas, I. Soboroff, H. Chen, L. Kagal, F. Perich, Y. Zou, and S. Tolia. ITTALKS: A Case Study in the Semantic Web and DAML. In First International Semantic Web Working Symposium (SWWS'01), 2001.

[TGB01] M. Tallis, N. Goldman, and R. Balzer. The Briefing Associate: A Role for COTS Applications in the Semantic Web. In First International Semantic Web Working Symposium (SWWS'01), 2001.

[CGK01] H. Chalupsky, Y. Gil, C.A. Knoblock, K. Lerman, J. Oh, D.V. Pynadath, T.A. Russ, and M. Tambe. Electric Elves: Applying Agent Technology to Support Human Organizations. In Proceedings of the Thirteenth Innovative Applications of Artificial Intelligence Conference (IAAI-01), Menlo Park, 2001. AAAI Press.

[JDW01] Y. Jin, S. Decker, and G. Widerhold. OntoWebber: Model-Driven Ontology-Based Web Site Management. In First International Semantic Web Working Symposium (SWWS'01), 2001.

Alternative/Historical Semantic Web Languages

[HH01] J. Heflin and J. Hendler. A Portrait of the Semantic Web in Action. IEEE Intelligent Systems, 16(2):54-59, 2001.

[HH00] J. Heflin and J. Hendler. Semantic Interoperability on the Web. In Proceedings of Extreme Markup Languages 2000. Graphic Communications Association, Alexandria, VA, 2000. pp. 111-120.

[BKD00] J. Broekstra, M. Klein, S. Decker, D. Fensel, and I. Horrocks. Adding Formal Semantics to the Web: Building on Top of RDF Schema. In Proceedings of the ECDL 2000 Workshop on the Semantic Web, 2000.

[DEF00] S. Decker, M. Erdmann, D. Fensel, and R. Studer. Ontobroker: Ontology Based Access to Distributed and Semi-structured Information. In Semantic Issues in Multimedia Systems. Proceedings of DS-8, Kluwer Academic Publisher, Boston, 1999. pp. 351--369.

[FHvH00] D. Fensel, I. Horrocks, F. van Harmelen, S. Decker, M. Erdmann, and M. Klein. OIL in a Nutshell. In Knowledge Acquisition, Modeling, and Management, Proceedings of the European Knowledge Acquisition Conference (EKAW-2000), Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2000. pp. 1-16.

[vHP01a] F. van Harmelen, Peter Patel-Scheider, and I. Horrocks. Annotated DAML+OIL (March 2001) Ontology Markup. Joint US-EU Ad Hoc Agent Markup Languages Committee, March 2001. (HTML).

[vHP01b] F. van Harmelen, Peter Patel-Scheider, and I. Horrocks. Reference Description of the DAML+OIL (March 2001) Ontology Markup Language. Joint US-EU Ad Hoc Agent Markup Languages Committee, March 2001. (HTML).

[dBP05] J. de Bruijn, A. Polleres, R. Lara, D. Fensel. OWL DL vs. OWL Flight: Conceptual Modeling and Reasoning for the Semantic Web. WWW 2005. (PDF)

[MHS07] Boris Motik, Ian Horrocks, and Ulrike Sattler. Bridging the Gap Between OWL and Relational Databases. WWW 2007. (PDF)

[CDG06] Diego Calvanese, Giuseepe De Giacomo, Domenico Lembo, Maurizio Lenerini, and Riccardo Rosati. Data Complexity of Query Answering in Description Logics. Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Principles of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (KR 2006), pages 260-270, 2006. (PDF)

RDF, OWL and SPARQL Specifications

[Bec04] Dave Beckett, ed. RDF/XML Syntax Specification (Revised), W3C Recommendation. World Wide Web Consortium, February 10, 2004. (HTML).

[MM04] F. Manola and E. Miller, eds. RDF Primer, W3C Recommendation. World Wide Web Consortium, February 10, 2004. (HTML).

[BG04] D. Brickley and R.V. Guha, eds. RDF Vocabulary Description Language 1.0: RDF Schema., W3C Recommendation. World Wide Web Consortium, February 10, 2004. (HTML).

[PS08] Eric Prud'hommeaux and Andy Seaborne, eds. SPARQL Query Language for RDF, W3C Recommendation. World Wide Web Consortium, January 15, 2008. (HTML).

[SWM04] M. Smith, C. Welty, D. McGuinness. OWL Web Ontology Language Guide, W3C Recommendation. World Wide Web Consortium, February 10, 2004. (HTML).

XML, Namespaces and XML Schema

[BPS06a] T. Bray, J. Paoli, C.M. Sperberg-McQueen, E. Maler and F. Yergeau, eds. Extensible Markup Language (XML) 1.0 (Fifth Edition). World Wide Web Consortium, August 16, 2006. (HTML).

[BPS06b] T. Bray, J. Paoli, C.M. Sperberg-McQueen, E. Maler, F. Yergeau, F. Yegreau, and J. Cowan. Extensible Markup Language (XML) 1.1 (Second Edition). World Wide Web Consortium, August 16, 2006. (HTML).

[CKR97] D. Connolly, R. Khare, and A. Rifkin. The Evolution of Web Documents: The Ascent of XML. World Wide Web Journal Special Issue on XML 2(4):119-128, Fall 1997.

[Wal98] N. Walsh. A Technical Introduction XML. O'Reilly XML.com, October 3, 1998. (HTML).

Namespaces

[BHL06] T. Bray, D. Hollander, A. Layman, R. Tobin, and H.S. Thompson. Namespaces in XML 1.0 (Third Edition), W3C Recommendation. World Wide Web Consortium, December 8, 2009. (HTML).

[Bou00] R. Bourret. Namespace Myths Exploded. O'Reilly XML.com, March 8, 2000. (HTML).

[Bra99] T. Bray. XML Namespaces by Example. O'Reilly XML.com, January 19,1999. (HTML).

XML Schema

[FW01] D. Fallside, P. Walmsley (eds.). XML Schema Part 0: Primer Second Edition, W3C Recommendation. World Wide Web Consortium, Oct. 28, 2004. (HTML).

[Cla99] J. Clark. XSL Transformations (XSLT) Version 1.0, W3C Recommendation. World Wide Web Consortium, November 16, 1999. (HTML).

[Hol00] G. K. Holman. What is XSLT? O'Reilly XML.com, August 16, 2000. (HTML)