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New Technology of Library and Information Service  2010, Vol. 26 Issue (11): 17-23    DOI: 10.11925/infotech.1003-3513.2010.11.03
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Analysis of the Progress and Hotspots in Applied Research of FCA and Concept Lattice Theory Abroad
Bi Qiang, Teng Guangqing
School of Management, Jilin University, Changchun 130022,China
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This article reviews and sums up the literatures on applied research of Formal Concept Analysis(FCA) and concept lattice theory abroad. It also analyzes the frontier development and research hotspots in four domains, namely study of Ontology, software engineering, knowledge discovery and semantic Web retrieval, which are the most representative and infective characters. In addition, it makes a prospect on the future research.

Key wordsFormal concept analysis      Concept lattice      Frontier development      Research hotspots     
Received: 18 October 2010      Published: 04 January 2011



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Bi Qiang, Teng Guangqing. Analysis of the Progress and Hotspots in Applied Research of FCA and Concept Lattice Theory Abroad. New Technology of Library and Information Service, 2010, 26(11): 17-23.

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