Construction of Social Network Ontology in Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine

한국한의학연구원 소셜 네트워크 온톨로지 구축

  • 김상균 (한국한의학연구원 정보연구센터) ;
  • 장현철 (한국한의학연구원 정보연구센터) ;
  • 예상준 (한국한의학연구원 정보연구센터) ;
  • 한정민 (한국한의학연구원 정보연구센터) ;
  • 김진현 (한국한의학연구원 정보연구센터) ;
  • 김철 (한국한의학연구원 정보연구센터) ;
  • 송미영 (한국한의학연구원 정보연구센터)
  • Published : 2009.12.28


We in this paper propose a social network based on ontology in Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine (KIOM). By using the social network, researchers can find collaborators and share research results with others. For this purpose, first, personal profiles, scholarships, careers, licenses, academic activities, research results, and personal connections for all of researchers in KIOM are collected. After relationship and hierarchy among ontology classes and attributes of classes are defined through analyzing the collected information, a social network ontology are constructed using FOAF and OWL. This ontology can be easily interconnected with other social network by FOAF and provide the reasoning based on OWL ontology.


Social Network;Ontology;Korean Medicine;Reasoning;FOAF


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