KnowledgE ENgineering team

Funded projects - Recent highlights - Members and collaborators

The aim of the team's activities is to contribute computing theory, methods, and techniques to the knowledge society.
The scope of the KEEN team is knowledge engineering in its broad sense. This includes ontology engineering, the Semantic Web, intelligent (logic-based, ontology-driven) conceptual modelling, and natural language generation.

Funded research projects

  1. MoRe NL: foundations of a Modular Realisation Engine for Nguni Languages, funded by the NRF (2020-2022)
  2. Erasmus+ funding with Poznan University of Technology (2020-2021)
  3. Quest: Querying Smart Text, funded by SADiLaR. (2019-2020)
  4. Teaching material development grant for the "An introduction to Ontology Engineering" textbook, funded by the Digital Open Textbooks for Development project at UCT. Project duration: 2019-2020 (1 year).
  5. Various funding sources over the past years; mainly: NRF, HPI Research School in Computer Science for Africa (CS4A) at UCT, DOT4D@UCT, ULPDO@UKZN.
  6. Recently completed projects:

Recent highlights

For a full list of papers and related outputs, click here.

Members and collaborators

Leader
Maria Keet

Postgraduate students
BSc(honours) students
Scientific programmers and Research Assistants
Collaborators
Alumni (since 2016)