Thomas Bittner

Summary

Affiliation: University at Buffalo
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Logical properties of foundational relations in bio-ontologies
    Thomas Bittner
    Department of Philosophy, State University of New York at Buffalo, NY, USA
    Artif Intell Med 39:197-216. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The qualitative and time-dependent character of spatial relations in biomedical ontologies
    Thomas Bittner
    Department of Philosophy, University at Buffalo, USA
    Bioinformatics 23:1674-82. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint A formal theory for spatial representation and reasoning in biomedical ontologies
    Maureen Donnelly
    Department of Philosophy, New York State Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences, University at Buffalo, 135 Park Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Artif Intell Med 36:1-27. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Biomedical ontologies: what part-of is and isn't
    Stefan Schulz
    Department of Medical Informatics, University Hospital, Freiburg, Germany
    J Biomed Inform 39:350-61. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Granularity, scale and collectivity: when size does and does not matter
    Alan Rector
    Department of Computer Science, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    J Biomed Inform 39:333-49. 2006

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Logical properties of foundational relations in bio-ontologies
    Thomas Bittner
    Department of Philosophy, State University of New York at Buffalo, NY, USA
    Artif Intell Med 39:197-216. 2007
    ..We compare the advantages of specifying the semantics of foundational relations in bio-medical terminology systems using different types of formal deductive systems: first-order logic (FOL) and description logics (DLs)...
  2. ncbi request reprint The qualitative and time-dependent character of spatial relations in biomedical ontologies
    Thomas Bittner
    Department of Philosophy, University at Buffalo, USA
    Bioinformatics 23:1674-82. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint A formal theory for spatial representation and reasoning in biomedical ontologies
    Maureen Donnelly
    Department of Philosophy, New York State Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences, University at Buffalo, 135 Park Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Artif Intell Med 36:1-27. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Biomedical ontologies: what part-of is and isn't
    Stefan Schulz
    Department of Medical Informatics, University Hospital, Freiburg, Germany
    J Biomed Inform 39:350-61. 2006
    ..We analyze these ambiguities and make suggestions for a standardization of mereological relations in biomedical ontologies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Granularity, scale and collectivity: when size does and does not matter
    Alan Rector
    Department of Computer Science, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    J Biomed Inform 39:333-49. 2006
    ..Although examples are taken from biomedicine, we believe these notions to have wider application...