Ontopia Code Camp

Multidimensional Topic Maps - A brief introduction to the theoretical foundation of the Topic Grid


Abstract: Topic Maps are means to formalize an ontology. Ontologies are used to describe a domain of discourse. In same cases, a domain comprises facets from different domains. This short paper briefly describes such domains and give an idea how to define multidimensional Topic Maps. The concept of more dimensional Topic Maps are basis of the Topic Grid system.

This short paper is part oft the session Linked Topic Maps at the TMRA 2009 conference.

View this paper at topicmapslab.de.
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