Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Combining Agents and Ontologies to Support Task-Centred Interoperability in Ambient Intelligent Environments

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

5 Author(s)
Pruvost, G. ; LIMSI, Nat. Center for Sci. Res., Orsay, France ; Kameas, A. ; Heinroth, T. ; Seremeti, L.
more authors

This article describes our approach towards the specification and realization of interoperability within Next Generation Ambient Intelligent Environments (NGAIE). These are populated with numerous devices and multiple occupants or users exhibit increasingly intelligent behaviour, provide optimized resource usage and support consistent functionality and human-centric operation. In NGAIEs users will interact with their environments using the devices therein complemented with adaptive multimodal dialogue. This requires the definition of the local and global information which is relevant to the interaction and mechanisms to share this knowledge among entities. In our approach, knowledge is represented as a set of heterogeneous ontologies which have to be aligned in order to provide a uniform and consistent knowledge representation. The combination of heterogeneous ontologies and ontology matching algorithms allows for semantically rich information exchange. Based on a combination of agent-based and service-oriented architectures, the proposed approach adopts a task-based model to maximize the use of available heterogeneous resources.

Published in:

Intelligent Systems Design and Applications, 2009. ISDA '09. Ninth International Conference on

Date of Conference:

Nov. 30 2009-Dec. 2 2009

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.