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Vol. 153, No. 6, June 2013, pp. 75-83




Development of Smart Sensors System Based on Formal Concept Analysis and Ontology Model
* Hongsheng Xu, Ruiling Zhang

College of Information Technology, Luoyang Normal University, Henan Luo Yang, 471022, China

* Tel.: 0086+13403793403 * E-mail: xhs_ls@sina.com



Received: 23 April 2013   /Accepted: 14 June 2013   /Published: 25 June 2013

Digital Sensors and Sensor Sysstems


Abstract: The smart sensor is the product of the combination of one or more sensitive components, precision analog circuits, digital circuits, microprocessor, communication interface, intelligent software systems and hardware integration in a packaging component. Formal concept analysis is from the given data to automatically extract the classification relationship between the entire hidden concept and concept, formation of concept model. Ontology is a set of relations between concepts of the specific domain and concept, and it can effectively express the general knowledge of specific field. The paper proposes development of smart sensors system based on formal concept analysis and ontology model. Smart sensor is a micro processor, sensor with information detection, information processing, information memory, logical thinking and judging function. The methods can improve the effect of the smart sensors.


Keywords: Smart sensors, Formal concept analysis, Ontology.



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