[CEUR Workshop Proceedings] Vol-348

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Ontologies: Reasoning and Modularity

Proceedings of the Workshop on Ontologies: Reasoning and Modularity (WORM-08)

Workshop at the 5th European Semantic Web Conference (ESWC 2008)

Tenerife, Spain, June 2, 2008.

Edited by

Ulrike Sattler *
Andrei Tamilin **

* School of Computer Science, University of Manchester, IMG, UK
** Fondazione Bruno Kessler - IRST, Data & Knowledge Management Unit, Trento, Italy

Table of Contents


  1. Toward cross-granular querying over modularized ontologies . Maria Keet
  2. POAF: Portable Ontology Aligned Fragments . Yannis Kalfoglou, Paul Smart, Dave Braines, and Nigel Shadbolt
  3. Shapes of Alignments - Construction, Combination, and Computation . Oliver Kutz, Till Mossakowski, and Mihai Codescu
  4. Applying Reasoning to Instance Transformation . Adrian Mocan, Mick Kerrigan, and Emilia Cimpian
  5. SOMET: Algorithm and Tool for SPARQL Based Ontology Module Extraction. Paul Doran, Ignazio Palmisano, and Valentina Tamma
  6. Deciding the logical difference problem for EL with role inclusions. Daniel Pokrywczynski and Dirk Walther
  7. Modular, Best-Practice Solutions for a Semantic Web-Based Digital Library Application . Andrew Russell Green and Jose Antonio Villarreal Martinez
  8. A Forgetting-based Approach for Reasoning with Inconsistent Distributed Ontologies . Guilin Qi, Yimin Wang, Peter Haase, and Pascal Hitzler

22-May-2008: submitted by Uli Sattler
26-May-2008: published on CEUR-WS.org
30-May-2008: corrected title of paper 6 in this file and in worm-08-prelim.pdf
06-Dec-2013: added conference affiliation