International Journal of Web Information Systems: Volume 8 Issue 4


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Faceted navigation framework for XML data

Takahiro Komamizu, Toshiyuki Amagasa, Hiroyuki Kitagawa

XML has become a standard data format for many applications and efficient retrieval methods are required. Typically, there are roughly two kinds of retrieval methods, namely…

On evaluating an approach for balancing the trade‐off on XML schema design

Rebeca Schroeder, Denio Duarte, Ronaldo dos Santos Mello

Designing efficient XML schemas is essential for XML applications which manage semi‐structured data. On generating XML schemas, there are two opposite goals: to avoid redundancy…

A first step towards understanding Saudi political activities on Twitter

Hend S. Al‐Khalifa

This study aims to understand the underlying social structure of Saudi citizens' interaction and discussion of political topics over the Twitter sphere.

Using Wikipedia for extracting hierarchy and building geo‐ontology

Quoc‐Hung Ngo, Son Doan, Werner Winiwarter

This paper aims to serves two main purposes: First, it seeks to provide an overview of the location hierarchy from the highest divisions (continents) to the lowest divisions…

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  • Prof. Honghao Gao
  • Prof. Li Kuang