Alignment API: Credits
The Alignment API version 4.0 of 31/03/2010 has been registered by
Agence de protection des programmes (APP) under the number:
IDDN.FR. 001.050019 .000.S.P.2 011.000.2090 0
Below are the names of individuals whose work has contributed to the
Alignment API. This can be either because they directly worked on
the project or because they released some code that has been
integrated within the project.
- Jérôme Euzenat
- is the main architect and
developer of the Alignment API and Server.
- Petko Valtchev
- was instrumental in fixing many
different parts of the code when working on other projects.
- Chan Le Duc
- has developed the NeOn plug-in and improved the whole system.
- developed the Ontology part of the API (ontowrap).
- Nicolas Guillouet
- participated a lot in the development of
SPARQL renderers for EDOAL, tested the implementation of EDOAL
Link keys and introduced many tests.
- Maria Roşoiu
- developed the generator interface (gen).
- Jérôme Pierson
- initially developed the
WordNet interface (now in OntoSim) and the agent profile for the Alignment Server
- Seunkeun Lee
- developped the low-level
storage layer and the web service profile for the Alignment Server
- Raphaël Troncy
- fixed the basic
implementation of BasicAlignment for n:m alignments.
- Arun Sharma
- Developed the query interface
- François Scharffe
- developed the initial version of EDOAL
Stoilos and Georges Stamou
- offered the code of their "SMOA" paper
similarity (now in OntoSim).
- Sean Bechhofer and
- provided some code snippets for
using the OWL API
- Jarno Elonen
- developped a small footprint HTTP server
that was embedded in the Alignment Server (in version 2.5-3.0)
- Konstantinos A. Nedas
- implemented the Hungarian method which is
embedded in the Alignment API implementation (now in OntoSim).
- Christian Meilicke
- proposed the enhancement of the Triangle display with level lines (including F-measure) and provided the code for computing them.
- an anonymous person
- developped the Levensthein
distance implementation that is used in the Alignment API
implementation (now in OntoSim).
Copyright (C) 2003-2018 INRIA (most of the code)
Copyright (C) 2004-2005 Université de Montréal (parts of the impl/ and ling/ directories)
Copyright (C) 2005 CNR Pisa (parts of BasicAlignment)
Copyright (C) 2003 The University of Manchester (parts of the util/ directory)
Copyright (C) 2003 The University of Karlsruhe (parts of the util/ directory)
Copyright (C) 2005 Konstantinos A. Nedas (HungarianAlgorithm)
Copyright (C) 2006 CERT (ISub class in org.ivml.alimo)
Copyright (C) 2006 Seungkeun Lee (server database access in service/)
Copyright (C) 2006-2007 Orange R&D (parts of JADEFIPAAServProfile)
Copyright (C) 2008 Quentin Reul (parts of SKOSRendererVisitor)
Other people participated in the developement of the Alignment API
by providing bug reports, feature requests and patches:
Angel López Cima,
Cássia Trojahn dos Santos,
See the list of Embedded libraries for the
enabling technologies the Alignment API gladly relies on.
The development of the Alignment API and server has partially
benefited from the support of the following projects (click on the
logos for more information about them):
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