The Semantic Web: Research and Applications

First European Semantic Web Symposium, ESWS 2004 Heraklion, Crete, Greece, May 10-12, 2004. Proceedings

  • Christoph J. Bussler
  • John Davies
  • Dieter Fensel
  • Rudi Studer
Conference proceedings ESWS 2004

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3053)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Ontology Engineering

    1. Naoki Sugiura, Yoshihiro Shigeta, Naoki Fukuta, Noriaki Izumi, Takahira Yamaguchi
      Pages 1-15
    2. Paul Buitelaar, Daniel Olejnik, Michael Sintek
      Pages 31-44
  3. Ontology Matching and Mapping

    1. Yannis Kalfoglou, Marco Schorlemmer
      Pages 45-60
    2. Fausto Giunchiglia, Pavel Shvaiko, Mikalai Yatskevich
      Pages 61-75
    3. Marc Ehrig, York Sure
      Pages 76-91
  4. Ontology-Based Querying

    1. Eero Hyvönen, Samppa Saarela, Kim Viljanen
      Pages 92-106
    2. Jos de Bruijn, Holger Lausen
      Pages 107-120
  5. Ontology Merging and Population

    1. Manjula Patel, Monica Duke
      Pages 121-136
    2. Konstantinos Kotis, George A. Vouros
      Pages 137-151
    3. Sanghee Kim, Paul Lewis, Kirk Martinez, Simon Goodall
      Pages 152-166
  6. Infrastructure

    1. Matthias Palmér, Ambjörn Naeve, Fredrik Paulsson
      Pages 167-181
    2. Paul-Alexandru Chirita, Stratos Idreos, Manolis Koubarakis, Wolfgang Nejdl
      Pages 182-197
    3. Jeremy J. Carroll
      Pages 198-212
  7. Semantic Web Services

    1. Olga Caprotti, James H. Davenport, Mike Dewar, Julian Padget
      Pages 213-224
    2. Liliana Cabral, John Domingue, Enrico Motta, Terry Payne, Farshad Hakimpour
      Pages 225-239
    3. Grit Denker, Son Nguyen, Andrew Ton
      Pages 240-253
  8. Service Discovery and Composition

    1. Ion Constantinescu, Walter Binder, Boi Faltings
      Pages 254-268
    2. Shalil Majithia, David W. Walker, W. A. Gray
      Pages 269-283

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the First European Semantic Web Symposium, ESWS 2004, held in Heraklion, Crete, Greece in May 2004.

The 33 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 79 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on ontology engineering, ontology matching and mapping, ontology-based querying, ontology merging and population, infrastructure, semantic web services, service discovery and composition, data from the semantic web, knowledge presentation, applications, content management, and information management and integration.


data semantics knowledge discovery metadata ontologies ontology ontology extraction ontology mapping owl semantic interoperability semantic search semantic web semantic web security semantic web services service-oriented architectures

Editors and affiliations

  • Christoph J. Bussler
    • 1
  • John Davies
    • 2
  • Dieter Fensel
    • 3
  • Rudi Studer
    • 4
  1. 1.Cisco Systems, Inc.San JoseUSA
  2. 2.Next Generation Web Research Group, BT Group,IpswichUK
  3. 3.DERI InnsbruckUniversity of InnsbruckAustria
  4. 4.Institute AIFBUniversität KarlsruheGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2004
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-21999-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-25956-5
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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