A Multi-Purpose Ontology-Based Approach for Personalised Content Filtering and Retrieval [chapter]

Iván Cantador, Miriam Fernández, David Vallet, Pablo Castells, Jérôme Picault, Myriam Ribière
2008 Studies in Computational Intelligence  
Personalised multimedia access aims at enhancing the retrieval process by complementing explicit user requests with implicit user preferences. We propose and discuss the benefits of the introduction of ontologies for an enhanced representation of the relevant knowledge about the user, the context, and the domain of discourse, as a means to enable improvements in the retrieval process and the performance of adaptive capabilities. We develop our proposal by describing techniques in several areas
more » ... hat exemplify the exploitation of the richness and power of formal and explicit semantics descriptions, and the improvements therein.
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-76361_2 fatcat:vmob6vq3xfb3dbu425swgfwkou