Yin-Fu Huang, Yu-Yu Huang


This paper proposed a general framework that could automatically construct domain ontology on a collection of documents with the help of The Free Dictionary, WordNet, and Wikipedia Categories. Both explicit and implicit features of index terms in documents are used to evaluate word correlations and then to construct Is-A relationships in the framework. Thus, the built ontology would consist of 1) concepts, 2) Is-A and Parts-of relationships among concepts, and 3) word relationships. Besides, the built ontology could be further refined by learning from incremental documents periodically. To help users browse the built ontology, an ontology browsing system was implemented and provided different search modes and functionality to facilitate searching a variety of relationships.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Huang Y. and Huang Y. (2008). A FRAMEWORK AUTOMATING DOMAIN ONTOLOGY CONSTRUCTION . In Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 2: WEBIST, ISBN 978-989-8111-27-2, pages 16-25. DOI: 10.5220/0001516800160025

in Bibtex Style

author={Yin-Fu Huang and Yu-Yu Huang},
booktitle={Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 2: WEBIST,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 2: WEBIST,
SN - 978-989-8111-27-2
AU - Huang Y.
AU - Huang Y.
PY - 2008
SP - 16
EP - 25
DO - 10.5220/0001516800160025