Pascal Hitzler, Ph.D. (Advisor); Michael Raymer, Ph.D. (Committee Member); John Gallagher, Ph.D. (Committee Member); Christopher Myers, Ph.D. (Committee Member)
Master of Science (MS)
Knowledge integration and knowledge bases are becoming more and more prevalent in the systems we use every day. When developing these knowledge bases, it is important to ensure the correctness of the information upon entry, as well as allow queries of all sorts; for this, understanding where the gaps in knowledge can arise is critical. This thesis proposes a descriptive taxonomy of knowledge gaps, along with a framework for automated detection and resolution of some of those gaps. Additionally, the effectiveness of this framework is evaluated in terms of successful responses to queries on a knowledge base constructed from a prepared set of instructions.
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