Current Courses

Official website of the course "Semantic Web" (code 01RRDIU) offered to Ph.D. students of Politecnico di Torino.

Schedule

All classes will be in Room C (Aula C), with the following schedule:

  • 10/01/2019 h. 10:00-12:00
  • 14/01/2019 h. 14:30-17:30
  • 16/01/2019 h. 10:00-13:00
  • 21/01/2019 h. 10:00-13:00
  • 23/01/2019 h. 10:00-13:00
  • 28/01/2019 h. 10:00-13:00
  • 30/01/2019 h. 10:00-13:00

Students are encouraged to attend the classes with their laptop, in order to develop the proposed exercises.

Topics

  • Semantic Web (Definitions and applications)
  • Resource Description Format (RDF) and RDF Schema
  • Tools for RDF / Lab exercise
  • Ontologies and OWL2
  • Tools for OWL / Lab exercise
  • Semantic Reasoning
  • Semantic Queries
  • Semantic Rules
  • Tools for semantic queries and rules / Lab exercise

Slides

  • Introduction
  • Definitions & Applications
  • RDF and RDFSchema
  • The Web of Linked Data
  • Ontologies and OWL
  • Ontology 101 (how to build an ontology)
  • Ontology Reasoning
  • Programming the Semantic Web
    • Example developed in class (on GitHub)
    • Exercise

Lecture Videos

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Note: all lecture videos will also available as a YouTube playlist.

Exam

The exam will consist in the evaluation of some exercises proposed and developed during the class hours. Students should pass two (out of three) exercises.

  • Exercise 1 (RDF and RDFS)
  • Exercise 2 (SPARQL)
  • Exercise 3 (OWL)

Teachers

  • Fulvio Corno
  • Laura Farinetti
  • Luigi De Russis