Research

DFKI has a continuous involvement in national and international research projects on the Semantic Web and related topics. CCSW aims at establishing synergies between these and at identifying potential exploitation of R&D results for further development of Semantic Web Tools with partners from industry, commerce and government.

Semantic Web Projects

  • 2009-2011 Perspecting - develop and investigate knowledge-based technologies for personal, continuous knowledge acquisition
  • 2006-2010 MUSING- MUlti-Industry, Semantic-based Next Generation Business INtelliGence
  • 2006-2009 MESH- Multimedia Semantic Syndication for Enhanced News Services
  • 2006-2008 MyMory- Situated Documents in Personal Information Spaces
  • 2004-2007 CASCOM- Context-aware Business Application Service Co-ordination in Mobile Computing Environments
  • 2004-2006 COMPASS 2008- "Information Services for the Olympic Games 2008"
    • Contact Feiyu Xu for further information
  • 2004-2006 PyPy- "Python-based programming environment for semantic web applications"
  • 2004-2006 Scallops - Flexible agent-coordinated Semantic Web service discovery and composition
  • 2004-2006 VIeWs- Connecting Information and Knowledge in saarland.de
  • 2003-2005 COLLATE- II - Computational Linguistics and Language Technology for Real-Life
    • see also the ontology-driven information portal on Language Technology LT-World
    • Contact Brigitte Jörg for further information
  • 2003-2005 EPOS - Evolving Personal to Organizational Knowledge Spaces
  • 2003-2005 Quetal- A Multilingual Hybrid Question-Answering System for Exploring Large Collections of Annotated Free Text Documents
  • 2003-2005 Specter - Context- and Affect-Aware Personal Assistance in Instrumented Environments
  • 2002-2005 ESPERONTO- Bridging the gap between the World Wide Web and the Semantic Web
  • 2002-2005 SemIPort- Semantic Methods and Tools for Information Portals
  • 2002-2004 INKASS - Intelligent Knowledge Asset Sharing and Trading
  • 2001-2004 MMiSS- MultiMedia Instruction in Safe and Secure Systems
  • 2000-2002 Clockwork - Web-based knowledge management
  • 2000-2002 FRODO - Framework for Distributed Organizational Memories

Related Projects

  • 2004-2006 Halo2- "Making the formalization and querying of scientific knowledge accessible to domain experts"
  • 2003-2006 LeActiveMath- "Language-Enhanced, User Adaptive, Interactive eLearning for Mathematics"
  • 2001-2004 MEMPHIS- Multilingual Content for Flexible Format Internet Premium Services
  • 2000-2003 Smartkom- Dialog-based Human-Technology Interaction by Coordinated Applications Analysis and Generation of Multiple Modalities
  • 2000-2003 MUCHMORE- Multilingual Concept Hierarchies for Medical Information Organisation and Retrieval
  • 2000-2002 MedCIRCLE- Collaboration for Internet Rating, Certification, Labeling and Evaluation of Health Information
  • 2000-2002 MUMIS- Multimedia Indexing and Searching Environment
  • 2000-2002 CAWICOMS - Customer-Adaptive Web Interface for the Configuration Of products and services with Multiple Suppliers
  • 2000-2002 MIAU - Multiple Internet Agents for User-adaptive Decision
  • 2000-2002 Adaptive READ - Self-Adapting Document Analysis and Information Retrieval Systems