A Semantic Similarity Measure for Expressive Description Logics [article]

Claudia d'Amato, Nicola Fanizzi, Floriana Esposito
2009 arXiv   pre-print
A totally semantic measure is presented which is able to calculate a similarity value between concept descriptions and also between concept description and individual or between individuals expressed in an expressive description logic. It is applicable on symbolic descriptions although it uses a numeric approach for the calculus. Considering that Description Logics stand as the theoretic framework for the ontological knowledge representation and reasoning, the proposed measure can be
more » ... used for agglomerative and divisional clustering task applied to the semantic web domain.
arXiv:0911.5043v1 fatcat:idk5k7thr5bmxc7vvgf5ktqpya