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Re: Fuzzy clustering for semantic web

From: AS Poeran <poeran@fel.tno.nl>
Date: Fri, 05 Apr 2002 06:52:46 -0500
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From: "AS Poeran" <poeran@fel.tno.nl>
To: Seth Russell <seth@robustai.net>
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Hi again,

I have found an article which is called Fuzzy clustering of semantic
spaces. It is written by Josť Francisco Martinez-Trinidad, Josť
Ruiz-Shulcloper. It can be found in Pattern Recognition 34 (2001) pages
783-793. However the examples and one algorithm in that paper are wrong.
I have contacted the writers and they send me the right results with the
right example data. 
The idea behind this algorithm in short is:
1) fuzzy values between all the concepts are being calculated also a
thresshold is being determined
2) fuzzy concepts are being searched in concordance with the selected
clustering criterion
3) a matrix is calculated of semantic association between fuzzy concepts
4) if all the values are less then the thresshold END otherwise 
5) search for fuzzy concepts in concordance with the selected clustering
6) mix the concepts and go to step 3
I have not yet tried this out myself. but as soon as I have done this I
will keep you informed.

Amar Poeran

Seth Russell wrote:
> If you find this algorithm, could you inform this interest group?
> Seth Russell
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> > Date: Tue, 5 Mar 2002 06:42:56 -0500 (EST)
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> > From: "AS Poeran" <poeran@fel.tno.nl>
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> > Hello,
> >
> > My name is Amar Poeran. I am a graduate student at the university of
> > Leiden in the Netherlands. I am working on my graduate assignment which
> > is about semantic webs. I have to visualise the nodes in this web by
> > means of clustering the nodes and present them to the users.
> > To cluster the nodes I want to use a fuzzy algorithm. The problem is I
> > can't find a fuzzy algorithm about semantics on the web. I was hoping
> > that someone knows a paper or algorithm which I can use/test. Please
> > respond to poeran@fel.tno.nl
> >
> > Amar
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