ASKNet: Automated Semantic Knowledge Network

Home | Research | Oxford University Computer Laboratory | Brian Harrington | Stephen Clark | Hong Yu |


Wordle: Brian's Thesis
Image provided by Worlde. Created from the text of my DPhil Thesis.

This is the home page for the ASKNet project. The following is a list of resources which will provide more information regarding this project. There will be more information available as the project progresses. (Note that prior to Dec 2006, the project was known as SaskNet).

Papers

  • Semantic Knowledge Representation. [Editor]
    Special Issue of the International Journal of Semantic Computing.
    to appear 2011.
  • Discovering Novel Biomedical Relations using ASKNet Semantic Networks. [invited paper]
    Brian Harrington
    Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium On Applied Sciences In Biomedical And Communication Technologies (ISABEL 2011)
    Barcelona Spain, 2011
    [PDF]
  • Creating a Standardized Markup Language for Semantic Networks
    Brian Harrington and Pia-Ramona Wojtinnek
    Proceedings of the Fifth IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing (ICSC 2011)
    [PDF]
  • OMEX: Software for Mining Mathematical Expression Semantics from Scientific Documents
    Yiannos A. Stathopoulos and Brian Harrington
    Proceedings of the Fifth IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing (ICSC 2011)
    [PDF]
  • Optimising Parameters for ASKNet: A Large Scale Semantic Knowledge Network Creation System
    Brian Harrington and Simon Kempner
    Proceedings of the The First International Conference on Advances in Information Mining and Management (IMMM 2011)
    [PDF]
  • ASKNet: Leveraging Bio-Cognitive Models in Natural Language Processing
    Brian Harrington
    Proceedings of the The Second International Conference on Biologically Inspired Cognitive Architectures (BICA 2011)
    [PDF]
  • A Semantic Network Approach to Measuring Relatedness
    Brian Harrington
    Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2010), Beijing China, 2010
    [PDF]
  • Managing Uncertainty, Importance and Differing World-Views in ASKNet Semantic Networks
    Brian Harrington
    Proceedings of the Fourth IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing, Pittsburgh PA, 2010
    [PDF]
  • Conceptual Knowledge Acquisition Using Automatically Generated Large-Scale Semantic Networks
    Pia-Ramona Wojtinnek, Brian Harrington, Sebastian Rudolph and Stephen Pulman
    Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Conceptual Structures, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 2010
    [PDF]
  • ASKNet: Automatically Creating Semantic Knowledge Networks from Natural Language Text
    Brian Harrington
    DPhil Thesis. University of Oxford. 2009
    [PDF]
  • ASKNet: Creating and Evaluating Large Scale Integrated Semantic Networks
    Brian Harrington & Stephen Clark
    International Journal of Semantic Computing, 2(3), pp.343-364, 2009.
    [LINK]
  • ASKNet: Creating and Evaluating Large Scale Integrated Semantic Networks
    Brian Harrington & Stephen Clark
    Proceedings of the second IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing (ICSC-08)
    Santa Clara, CA, 2008.
    [PDF]
  • ASKNet: Automated Semantic Knowledge Network
    Brian Harrington & Stephen Clark
    Proceedings of the Twenty-Second Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-07)
    Vancouver, Canada, 2007.
    [PDF]
  • SaskNet: A Spreading Activation Based Semantic Network - Report on the Current State of Development
    Brian Harrington
    Unpublished. Submitted in Partial Completion of the Requirements for Transfer to DPhil Status
    Oxford University Computing Laboratory, 2006.
    [PDF]

Posters

  • ASKNet: Automated Semantic Knowledge Network
    Presented at the 23rd International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2010)
    [PDF]

Supplimentary Files

  • Evaluation Files
    Formatted ASKNet output files and evaluation forms provided to test subjects for human evaluation of ASKNet output.
    Zip File: [ZIP]



Oxford University Computing Laboratory
Wolfson Building
Parks Road
Oxford, OX1 3QD
UK
+44 (0)1865 283520
Brian.Harrington@comlab.ox.ac.uk