IT805 (2018 Curriculum)

Course Name: 

Topics in Web Semantics (IT805) (2018 Curriculum)

Programme: 

M.Tech (IT)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-2) 4

Content: 

Semantics vs. Syntax, Structure, Formal Languages, Semantic Web Architecture, Vocabularies (Dublin Core, RSS, FOAF); Taxonomies – Descriptive Taxonomies, Navigational Taxonomies, Data Management Vocabulary, Roles of taxonomy in Content Management, Building and Maintaining taxonomies; Structured Web Documents and Resource Description Framework – metadata standards, RDF and metadata processing; Knowledge Organization Systems; Classification of organization systems; Relationship Models; Programming with RDF/XML; Web Ontology Language (OWL) - Ontology, Domain Modeling - Logic, Inferencing, Context; Programming with Ontology; Logic Reasoning for the Semantic Web - Classification and semantic metadata extraction using statistical, statistical learning/AI, lexical and natural language, knowledge based techniques; Linked Data, Role of Agents, Semantic Web and Intelligent Agents; Semantic Applications, Review of some of active projects and W3C initiatives, Contributions of IR, AI, Logic, and NLP to Semantic Web and Research Trends.

References: 

Pascal Hitzler et al, Foundations of Semantic Web Technologies, Chapman & Hall, 2009.
Karin Breitman et al, Semantic Web: Concepts, Technologies and Applications, Springer, 2010.
Grigoris Antoniou and Frank van Harmelen, A Semantic Web Primer, The MIT Press, 2nd Edition, 2008.
John Hebeler, Matthew Fisher, Ryan Blace, Andrew Perez-Lopez, Semantic Web Programming, Wiley, 2009.
Semantic Web – W3C https://www.w3.org/standards/semanticweb/

Department: 

Information Technology
 

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