Conference Paper

Translating XML Web Data into Ontologies

University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
DOI: 10.1007/11575863_118 Conference: On the Move to Meaningful Internet Systems 2005: OTM 2005 Workshops, OTM Confederated International Workshops and Posters, AWeSOMe, CAMS, GADA, MIOS+INTEROP, ORM, PhDS, SeBGIS, SWWS, and WOSE 2005, Agia Napa, Cyprus, October 31 - November 4, 2005, Proceedings
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Translating XML data into ontologies is the problem of flnd- ing an instance of an ontology, given an XML document and a specifl- cation of the relationship between the XML schema and the ontology. Previous study (8) has investigated the ad hoc approach used in XML data integration. In this paper, we consider to translate an XML web document to an instance of an OWL-DL ontology in the Semantic Web. We use the semantic mapping discovered by our prototype tool (1) for the relationship between the XML schema and the ontology. Particularly, we deflne the solution of the translation problem and develop an algorithm for computing a canonical solution which enables the ontology to answer queries by using data in the XML document.

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