Towards Creating an Evolvable Semantic Platform for Formation of Research Teams

  • Eduard Babkin
  • Nikolay Karpov
  • Oleg Kozyrev
Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 158)


In this paper authors wish to present an approach to information modeling and software design suitable for developing evolvable semantic applications in the domain of research team formation. The novel proposals include specialization of generic paradigm of ontological engineering, specific types of machine-readable RDF ontologies and application of temporal look at information relevant for team formation. In order to validate theoretical approach a software prototype of the evolvable web-based semantic platform InfoPort was developed.


teams formation ontologies service-oriented design 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eduard Babkin
    • 1
  • Nikolay Karpov
    • 1
  • Oleg Kozyrev
    • 1
  1. 1.National Research University Higher School of EconomicsNizhny NovgorodRussia

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