University of Bremen

FB3 Informatics
FB10 Linguistics
DFKI Lab Bremen
The Bremen Ontology Research Group



Materials for downloading


Talk overheads given at the Upper Ontology Summit at NIST, March 2006 by Bateman/Mossakowski on
"Ontologies for spatial reasoning, action and interaction"
pdf document
Linguistic ontology: generalized upper model (2005 onwards)
  Browse the most up to date stable version of the GUM OwlSight
  The generalized Upper Model has now been redesigned in OWL and CASL ( a first -order logic algebraic specification language). Overview
Current revisions and versions Details
Original Loom version (slightly revised) Loom file (GUM 2.2)
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Linguistic ontology: origins: Penman upper model + merged upper model (1994)
[more...] [bibtex]

  Version used in the KPML natural language generation system up to 2004 Loom file
OWL version created by Leo Ferres, Human-Oriented Technology Lab, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada.

OWL file


Flyer for the Ontology Working Group in the SFB/TR8

pdf document






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