Project: GraduateApplicant ontology



Develop an ontology that models the domain of "a person applying for a computer science graduate program"


  • To gain hands on experience in building ontology using DAML+OIL and develop a straw-man ontology development process 

  • To document the usefulness of various DAML+OIL tools 

  • To develop a HOWTO resource for translation of  DAML+OIL ontologies to OWL ontologies (starting point: language reference document: Appendix D)


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Inception (click for details)


  • Ontology development process version 0.1

  • Annotated collection of DAML+OIL tools 

  • HOWTO translate(DAML+OIL,OWL)