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Semantics in Action

Applications and Scenarios

Edited by Muhammad Tanvir Afzal

Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Pakistan

The current book is a combination of number of great ideas, applications, case studies, and practical systems in the domain of Semantics. The book has been divided into two volumes. The current one is the second volume which highlights the state-of-the-art application areas in the domain of Semantics. This volume has been divided into four sections and ten chapters. The sections include: 1) Software Engineering, 2) Applications: Semantic Cache, E-Health, Sport Video Browsing, and Power Grids, 3) Visualization, and 4) Natural Language Disambiguation. Authors across the World have contributed to debate on state-of-the-art systems, theories, models, applications areas, case studies in the domain of Semantics. Furthermore, authors have proposed new approaches to solve real life problems ranging from e-Health to power grids, video browsing to program semantics, semantic cache systems to natural language disambiguation, and public debate to software engineering.

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Semantics in ActionApplications and ScenariosEdited by Muhammad Tanvir Afzal

Published: April 25th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/3298

ISBN: 978-953-51-0536-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5703-8

Copyright year: 2012

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17989 Total Chapter Downloads

5 Crossref Citations

4 Web of Science Citations

11 Dimensions Citations


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1. Using Model Transformation Language Semantics for Aspects Composition

By Samuel A. Ajila, Dorina Petriu and Pantanowitz Motshegwa


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2. Program Slicing Based on Monadic Semantics

By Yingzhou Zhang


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3. CCMF, Computational Context Modeling Framework - An Ontological Approach to Develop Context-Aware Web Applications

By Luis Paulo Carvalho and Paulo Caetano da Silva


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4. Semantic Cache System

By Munir Ahmad, Muhammad Abdul Qadir, Tariq Ali, Muhammad Azeem Abbas and Muhammad Tanvir Afzal


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5. Semantic Interoperability in E-Health for Improved Healthcare

By Saman Iftikhar, Wajahat Ali Khan, Farooq Ahmad and Kiran Fatima


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6. Semantic Based Sport Video Browsing

By Xueming Qian


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7. Intelligent Self-Describing Power Grids

By Andrea Schröder and Inaki Laresgoiti


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8. Facet Decomposition and Discouse Analysis: Visualization of Conflict Structure

By Hayeong Jeong, Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Tsuyoshi Hatori and Shiramatsu Shun


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9. Visualizing Program Semantics

By Guofu Zhou and Zhuomin Du


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10. Resolving Topic-Focus Ambiguities in Natural Language

By Marie Duží


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