Conference Paper January 1, 2014
Deduction for Natural Language Access to DataSRI Authors Richard J. Waldinger
Condoravdi, C.; Richardson, K.; Sikka, V.; Suenbuel, A.; and Waldinger, R. Deduction for Natural Language Access to Data, in Natural Language Services for Reasoners, Vienna, Austria, 2014.
Knowledge and reasoning in a specific subject domain can greatly assist in natural language processing. This is demonstrated in the context of QUEST, a question answering system for accessing data for business enterprise software. Keywords: Artificial Intelligence, Artificial Intelligence Center, AIC, natural language, question answering, deduction, theorem proving, databases, answer extraction, procedural attachment