Construction and Application of Fuzzy Ontology

  • Li Lin
  • Jin Liu
  • Yuhui ZhengEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 474)


Nowadays, there are a lot of ontology construction methods, but they cannot express ontology clearly. In this paper, we compare the existing ontology construction methods and then summarize the advantages and disadvantages of these methods. Unlike previous work, we focus our attention on the fuzzy ontology and propose a semi-automatic method for constructing fuzzy domain ontology. Then we apply it to guide the crawler in sorting the web pages in the shipping field. The experimental results show that our method has a better effect on the ranking of web pages.


Fuzzy ontology Ontology construction Page ranking 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.College of Information EngineeringShanghai Maritime UniversityShanghaiChina
  2. 2.School of Computer and SoftwareNanjing University of Information Science and TechnologyNanjingChina

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