PUBLICATIONS

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Articles in Refereed Journals

[1]
T. Butler, A. Espinoza-Limón, and S. Seppälä, ‘Towards a capability assessment model for the comprehension and adoption of AI in organisations’, Journal of AI, Robotics & Workplace Automation, vol. 1, no. 1, Forthcoming.
[2]
S. Seppälä, A. Ruttenberg, and B. Smith, ‘Guidelines for Writing Definitions in Ontologies’, Ciência da Informação (Information Science Journal), vol. 46, no. 1, pp. 73–88, 2017. [PDF]
[3]
S. Seppälä, A. Ruttenberg, Y. Schreiber, and B. Smith, ‘Definitions in Ontologies’, Cahiers de lexicologie, vol. 2, no. 109, La définition, pp. 173–206, 2016. [PDF]
[4]
S. Seppälä, ‘An Ontological Framework for Modeling the Contents of Definitions’, Terminology, vol. 21, no. 1, pp. 23–50, 2015, [PDF].
[5]
É. Machery and S. Seppälä, ‘Against Hybrid Theories of Concepts’, Anthropology & Philosophy, vol. 1, pp. 99–127, 2011. [PDF]

Articles in Peer-reviewed Conference Proceedings

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A. Hicks, S. Seppälä, and F. Bond, ‘Toward Constructing the National Cancer Institute Thesaurus Derived WordNet (ncitWN)’, Singapore, Jan. 2018. [PDF]
[2]
A. Hicks, W. Hogan, C. Pepine, N. Boire, C. Herring, and S. Seppälä, ‘Introducing Hypertension FACTS: Vital Sign Ontology Annotations in the Florida Annotated Corpus for Translational Science’, in Proceedings of The 31th International FLAIRS Conference, Special Track: Semantic, Logics, Information Extraction and AI, Melbourne, FL, USA, May 2018, pp. 493–499. [PDF]
[3]
S. Seppälä, M. Ceci, H. Huang, L. O’Brien, and T. Butler, ‘SmaRT Visualisation of Legal Rules for Compliance’, in Proceedings of the 1st Workshop on Technologies for Regulatory Compliance (TeReCom), Luxemburg, Dec. 2017, vol. 2049, pp. 73–85. [PDF]
[4]
S. Seppälä, A. Ruttenberg, and B. Smith, ‘The Functions of Definitions in Ontologies’, in Formal Ontology in Information Systems: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference (FOIS 2016), vol. 283, R. Ferrario and W. Kuhn, Eds. Annecy, France: IOS Press, 2016, pp. 37–50. [PDF].
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S. Seppälä, A. Hicks, and A. Ruttenberg, ‘Semi-Automatic Mapping of WordNet to Basic Formal Ontology’, in Proceedings of the Eighth Global WordNet Conference, Bucharest, Romania, Jan. 2016, pp. 369–376. [PDF]
[6]
D. R. Schlegel, S. Seppälä, and P. L. Elkin, ‘Definition Coverage in the OBO Foundry Ontologies: The Big Picture’, in International Conference on Biological Ontology and BioCreative (ICBO BioCreative 2016), Corvallis, OR, USA, Aug. 2016, vol. 1747. [PDF]
[7]
J. Bona, S. Seppälä, and W. Ceusters, ‘Analysis of SNOMED `bleeding’ concepts & terms’, in International Conference on Biological Ontology and BioCreative (ICBO BioCreative 2016), Corvallis, OR, USA, Aug. 2016, vol. 1747. [PDF]
[8]
S. Seppälä and A. Hicks, ‘Enhancing Terminological Knowledge With Upper Level Ontologies’, in Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Terminology and Artificial Intelligence (TIA 2015), Granada, Spain, Nov. 2015, vol. Vol-1495, pp. 179–182. [PDF]
[9]
S. Seppälä, ‘Mapping WordNet to the Basic Formal Ontology using the KYOTO ontology’, in Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Biomedical Ontology (ICBO 2015), Lisbon, Portugal, Jul. 2015, vol. 1515. [PDF]
[10]
S. Seppälä, B. Smith, and W. Ceusters, ‘Applying the Realism-Based Ontology-Versioning Method for Tracking Changes in the Basic Formal Ontology’, in Formal Ontology in Information Systems. Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference (FOIS 2014), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2014, pp. 227–240. doi: [PDF].
[11]
S. Seppälä, Y. Schreiber, and A. Ruttenberg, ‘Textual and Logical Definitions in Ontologies’, in Proceedings of The First International Workshop on Drug Interaction Knowledge Management (DIKR 2014), The Second International Workshop on Definitions in Ontologies (IWOOD 2014), and The Starting an OBI-based Biobank Ontology Workshop (OBIB 2014), Houston, TX, USA, Oct. 2014, vol. 1309, pp. 35–41. [PDF]
[12]
S. Seppälä, L. Barque, and A. Nasr, ‘Extracting a Semantic Lexicon of French Adjectives from a Large Lexicographic Dictionary’, in Proceedings of the First Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics (*SEM), Montreal, Canada, Jun. 2012, pp. 161–169. [PDF]
[13]
N. Gala, N. Hathout, A. Nasr, V. Rey, and S. Seppälä, ‘Création de clusters sémantiques dans des familles morphologiques à partir du TLFi (Creating Semantic Clusters in Morphological Families Using the TLFi Dictionary)’, Montpellier, France, Jul. 2011. [PDF]
[14]
S. Seppälä, ‘Automatiser la rédaction de définitions terminographiques : questions et traitements (Automating Terminographic Definition Writing: Questions and Processing)’, Montreal, Canada, Jul. 2010. [PDF]
[15]
S. Seppälä, ‘A Proposal for a Framework to Evaluate Feature Relevance for Terminographic Definitions’, in WDE ’09: Proceedings of the 1st Workshop on Definition Extraction, Borovets, Bulgaria, Sep. 2009, pp. 47–53. [PDF]
[16]
S. Seppälä, ‘Repérage automatique de génériques dans les définitions terminographiques (Automatic Identification of Genuses in Terminographic Definitions)’, in Actes de la 9e Rencontres des Étudiants Chercheurs en Informatique pour le Traitement Automatique des Langues (RECITAL’2007), Toulouse, France, Jun. 2007, pp. 447–456. [PDF]
[17]
S. Seppälä, ‘La définition en terminologie : typologies et critères définitoires (Definitions in Terminology: Typologies and Defining Criteria)’, in Actes de la première conférence TOTh (TOTh 2007), Annecy, France, Jun. 2007, pp. 23–43. [PDF]
[18]
S. Seppälä, ‘Vérification automatique de définitions terminographiques (Automatic Checking of Terminographic Definitions)’, Paris, France, Jun. 2006. [PDF]
[19]
S. Seppälä, ‘Semi-Automatic Checking of Terminographic Definitions’, in International Workshop on Terminology design: quality criteria and evaluation methods (TermEval), Genoa, Italy, May 2006, pp. 22–27. [PDF]
[20]
S. Seppälä, ‘Structure des définitions terminographiques : une étude préliminaire (The Structure of Terminographic Definitions: a Preliminary Study)’, in Actes de la conférence Terminologie et Intelligence Artificielle, TIA’05, Rouen, France, Apr. 2005, pp. 19–29. [PDF]

Edited Conference Proceedings

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A. Barton, S. Seppälä, and D. Porello, Eds., JOWO 2019: The Joint Ontology Workshops. Proceedings of the Joint Ontology Workshops 2019 – Episode V: The Styrian Autumn of Ontology, vol. 2518. Graz, Austria: CEUR-WS.org, 2019. [PDF]
[2]
R. D. Boyce et al., Eds., Joint Proceedings of The First International Workshop on Drug Interaction Knowledge Representation (DIKR 2014), The Second International Workshop on Definitions in Ontologies (IWOOD 2014), and The Starting an OBI-based Biobank Ontology Workshop (OBIB 2014) co-located with 5th International Conference on Biomedical Ontologies (ICBO2014), vol. Vol-1309. Houston, TX, USA: CEUR-WS.org, 2014. [PDF]
[3]
C. Tao, Y. He, L. Toldo, S. Arabandi, S. Seppälä, and A. Ruttenberg, Eds., Proceedings of the ICBO2013 Workshops: International Workshop on Vaccine and Drug Ontology Studies (VDOS 2013), International Workshop on Definitions in Ontologies (DO 2013), part of the Semantic Trilogy 2013, vol. Vol-1061. Montreal, Canada: CEUR-WS.org, 2013. [PDF]

Book Review

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S. Seppälä, ‘Book review of “Sylviane Granger and Magali Paquot (eds.). 2012. Electronic Lexicography”’, Terminology, vol. 19, no. 2, pp. 294–306, 2013. [DOI]

Scientific Reports

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S. Seppälä, ‘Consolidating the Ontological Analysis Framework for Future Applications: Follow-Up Project to “Reciprocal Enhancement of Terminological and Ontological Resources Through Definition Analysis”’. 2015.
[2]
S. Seppälä, ‘Reciprocal Enhancement of Terminological and Ontological Resources Through Definition Analysis’. 2014.
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S. Seppälä and A. Ruttenberg, ‘Survey on Defining Practices in Ontologies: Report Summary’, in Proceedings of the International Workshop on Definitions in Ontologies (DO 2013), Montreal, Canada, Jul. 2013, vol. Vol-1061. [PDF]
[4]
S. Seppälä and A. Ruttenberg, ‘Survey on Defining Practices in Ontologies: Report’. Jul. 2013. [PDF]
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S. Seppälä, ‘Ontological Models for Feature Selection in Definition Writing for Terminological and Ontological Resources’. 2013.
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S. Seppälä, ‘Ontological Models for Feature Selection in Definition Writing for Terminological and Ontological Resource’. 2013.
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S. Seppälä, ‘Aspects conceptuels de la définition en terminologie : Rapport scientifique intermédiaire (Conceptual Aspects of Definitions in Terminology: Intermediary Scientific Report)’. 2008.
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S. Seppälä, ‘Aspects conceptuels de la définition en terminologie : Rapport scientifique final (Conceptual Aspects of Definitions in Terminology: Final Scientific Report)’. 2008.

Specifications, User Guides, and Manuals

[1]
A. Hicks, S. Seppälä, N. Boire, and C. Herring, Annotation Guidelines for the Florida Annotated Corpus for Translational Science (FACTS). Zenodo, 2017. [DOI].
[2]
B. Smith et al., Basic Formal Ontology 2.0: Specification and User’s Guide. 2015. [PDF]
[3]
S. Seppälä, BFO-Based Ontological Analysis Framework: Definition Annotation Manual (Version 1). 2015. [PDF]

Ph.D. Dissertation

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S. Seppälä, ‘Contraintes sur la sélection des informations dans les définitions terminographiques: vers des modèles relationnels génériques pertinents (Constraints on Information Selection in Terminographic Definitions: Towards Relevant Generic Relational Models)’, PhD Thesis, Département de traitement informatique multilingue (TIM), Faculté de traduction et d’interprétation, Université de Genève, 2012. [PDF]

M.A. Theses

[1]
S. Seppälä, ‘Composition et formalisation conceptuelles de la définition terminographique (Conceptual Composition and Formalization of Terminographic Definitions)’, Mémoire de DEA en traitement informatique multilingue, Université de Genève, École de traduction et d’interprétation, 2004. [PDF]
[2]
S. Seppälä, ‘Terminologie de la natation synchronisée : anglais-français (Terminology of synchronized swimming : English-French)’, Master’s Thesis, École de traduction et d’interprétation, Université de Genève, 1999.
[3]
S. Seppälä, ‘La traduction des onomatopées dans la bande dessinée : étude fondée sur la traduction de “Garfield” d’Anthéa Shackleton (Translation of onomatopoeias in comic strips: a study based on Anthéa Shackleton’s translation of Garfield)’, Mémoire de licence, Université de Genève, 1998. [PDF]
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