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Deontic Logic-based Framework for Ontology Aligment in Agent Communities.

Journal of Universal Computer Science 01/2010; 16:178-197.
Source: DBLP

ABSTRACT In this paper we consider a multiagent system with multiple ontologies. The agents maintain the ontologies individually which leads to frequent changes and possible knowledge inconsistencies. We propose a general framework for decision making about ontology alignment and negotiation which takes into account the properties of the actual communication network and utilizes the Deontic Logic formalism for reasoning.

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