Automated acquisition of semantic knowledge to improve efficiency of information retrieval systems
ISSN der Zeitschrift
Business Information Systems – 9th International Conference on Business Information Systems (BIS 2006)
Regular Research Papers
Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V.
This paper presents the idea of incorporating semantic knowledge into information retrieval systems is presented. Semantic knowledge can be represented by structures such as thesauri or semantic networks. These structures are, however, very extensive and their manual construction is a complex and time-consuming task. That is why several methods allowing to acquire semantic relations in an automated way are being presented.