Knowledge Representation, Ontologies

Research related to semantic networks, formal logic, frame-based systems; and how the beliefs, intentions, and value judgments of an intelligent agent (AI) can be expressed in a transparent, symbolic notation suitable for automated reasoning

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Collaborative Research: Accelerating Synthetic Biology Discovery & Exploration through Knowledge Integration

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J. Stephen Downie
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National Science Foundation

The scientific challenge for this project is to accelerate discovery and exploration of the synthetic biology design space. In particular, many parts used in synthetic biology come from or are initially tested in a simple bacteria, E. coli, but many potential applications in energy, agriculture, materials, and health require either different bacteria or higher level organisms (yeast for…

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