Flexible Query Answering Systems

8th International Conference, FQAS 2009, Roskilde, Denmark, October 26-28, 2009. Proceedings

  • Troels Andreasen
  • Ronald R. Yager
  • Henrik Bulskov
  • Henning Christiansen
  • Henrik Legind Larsen
Conference proceedings FQAS 2009

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5822)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 5822)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Database Management

    1. Patrick Bosc, Olivier Pivert, Gregory Smits
      Pages 1-12
    2. Hélène Jaudoin, Pierre Colomb, Olivier Pivert
      Pages 13-24
    3. Kazi Zakia Sultana, Anupam Bhattacharjee, Mohammad Shafkat Amin, Hasan Jamil
      Pages 25-36
    4. Alan Eckhardt, Tomáš Skopal, Peter Vojtáš
      Pages 64-75
    5. Davide Martinenghi, Riccardo Torlone
      Pages 76-87
  3. Information Retrieval

    1. Lynda Tamine, Amjed Ben Jabeur, Wahiba Bahsoun
      Pages 88-98
    2. Ourdia Bouidghaghen, Lynda Tamine-Lechani, Mohand Boughanem
      Pages 99-110
    3. Antonio Juárez-González, Manuel Montes-y-Gómez, Luis Villaseñor-Pineda, Daniel Ortíz-Arroyo
      Pages 111-121
    4. Petr Jenček, Peter Vojtáš, Michal Kopecký, Cyril Hösch
      Pages 122-133
    5. Imen Taktak, Mohamed Tmar, Abdelmajid Ben Hamadou
      Pages 134-144
    6. Rocío L. Cecchini, Carlos M. Lorenzetti, Ana G. Maguitman
      Pages 145-156
    7. Mostafa Keikha, Fabio Crestani
      Pages 157-167
    8. Inès Kamoun Fourati, Mohamed Tmar, Abdelmajid Ben Hamadou
      Pages 168-178
    9. G. Bordogna, A. Campi, G. Psaila, S. Ronchi
      Pages 179-190
    10. Masnizah Mohd, Fabio Crestani, Ian Ruthven
      Pages 227-238
    11. Maya Carrillo, Esaú Villatoro-Tello, A. López-López, Chris Eliasmith, Manuel Montes-y-Gómez, Luis Villaseñor-Pineda
      Pages 239-250
    12. Nadine Weber, Raiko Eckstein, Andreas Henrich
      Pages 251-262
  4. Extraction and Mining

    1. Md. Faisal Mahbub Chowdhury, Matteo Negri
      Pages 263-274
    2. Jørgen Fischer Nilsson, Bartłomiej Antoni Szymczak, Per Anker Jensen
      Pages 275-286
    3. Mirjana Mazuran, Elisa Quintarelli, Letizia Tanca
      Pages 287-299
    4. Sahar Changuel, Nicolas Labroche, Bernadette Bouchon-Meunier
      Pages 300-311
    5. Troels Andreasen, Henrik Bulskov, Per Anker Jensen, Tine Lassen
      Pages 323-332
    6. Vladia Pinheiro, Tarcisio Pequeno, Vasco Furtado, Douglas Nogueira
      Pages 333-344
    7. Patrice Buche, Juliette Dibie-Barthélemy, Hajer Chebil
      Pages 345-357
    8. Ali Harb, Michel Beigbeder, Jean-Jacques Girardot
      Pages 371-381
    9. Anne Laurent, Marie-Jeanne Lesot, Maria Rifqi
      Pages 382-393
  5. Ontologies and Semantic Web

    1. Camilo Thorne, Diego Calvanese
      Pages 394-405
    2. Saied Haidarian Shahri, Hasan Jamil
      Pages 418-430
    3. Carlo Curino, Giorgio Orsi, Emanuele Panigati, Letizia Tanca
      Pages 431-442
    4. Cesar K. Stradiotto, Tania C. D. Bueno, Hugo C. Hoeschl
      Pages 453-464
    5. Carlos A. Hurtado, Alexandra Poulovassilis, Peter T. Wood
      Pages 465-476
  6. Intelligent Information Extraction from Texts

    1. Special Session Organized by: Jes\’{u}s Carde\~{n}osa, Carolina Gallardo, and Igor Boguslavsky

      1. Cristina Puente, Alejandro Sobrino, José Ángel Olivas
        Pages 477-487
      2. Jesús R. Campaña, María J. Martín-Bautista, Juan M. Medina, M. Amparo Vila
        Pages 488-499
      3. Jesús Cardeñosa, Carolina Gallardo, Miguel A. de la Villa
        Pages 500-511
      4. Juri D. Apresjan, Igor M. Boguslavsky, Leonid L. Iomdin, Leonid L. Cinman, Svetlana P. Timoshenko
        Pages 512-523
      5. Dilek Küçük, Adnan Yazıcı
        Pages 524-535
  7. Advances in Fuzzy Querying: Theory and Applications

    1. Special Session Organized by: Adnan Yazici, Janusz Kacprzyk, Guy De Tr\’{e}, and Slawomir Zadro\.{z}ny

      1. Ebru Doğan, Mustafa Sert, Adnan Yazıcı
        Pages 548-559
      2. Rita Castillo-Ortega, Nicolás Marín, Daniel Sánchez
        Pages 560-571
      3. Patrick Bosc, Olivier Pivert
        Pages 572-582

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Flexible Query Answering Systems, FQAS 2009, held in Roskilde, Denmark, in October 2009.

The 57 papers included in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 90 submissions. They are structured in topical sections on database management, information retrieval, extraction and mining, ontologies and semantic web, intelligent information extraction from texts, advances in fuzzy querying, personalization, preferences, context and recommendation, and Web as a stream.


Ontologie audio retrieval biomedical ontologies business intelligence classification collaborative filtering computational linguistics conceptual indexing context information data mining database management domain analysis dynamic information retrieval semantic web

Editors and affiliations

  • Troels Andreasen
    • 1
  • Ronald R. Yager
    • 2
  • Henrik Bulskov
    • 1
  • Henning Christiansen
    • 3
  • Henrik Legind Larsen
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceRoskilde UniversityRoskildeDenmark
  2. 2.Iona College, Machine Intelligence InstituteNew RochelleUSA
  3. 3.Computer Science Dept.Research group PLIS: Programming, Roskilde UniversityRoskildeDenmark
  4. 4.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringAalborg University EsbjergEsbjergDenmark

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-04956-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-04957-6
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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