Frederico T. Fonseca

Orcid: 0000-0002-3168-130X

  • Pennsylvania State University, College of Information Sciences and Technology, University Park, USA

According to our database1, Frederico T. Fonseca authored at least 41 papers between 1999 and 2022.

Collaborative distances:
  • Dijkstra number2 of four.
  • Erdős number3 of four.



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PhD thesis 


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Data objects for knowing.
AI Soc., 2022

Whether or when: The question on the use of theories in data science.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2021

Cyber-human systems of thought and understanding.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2019

Participatory asymmetry: Theorizing media objects and media flows in a framework of participatory production.
First Monday, 2019

Integrating Social Media in Emergency Dispatch via Distributed Sensemaking.
Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management, 2019

Role Playing Next Generation 9-1-1: Sensemaking with Social Media in Public-Safety Answering Points.
Proceedings of the 52nd Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, 2019

Ontology-Based Geospatial Data Integration.
Proceedings of the Encyclopedia of GIS., 2017

Geospatial Semantic Web.
Proceedings of the Encyclopedia of GIS., 2017

Data Infrastructure, Spatial.
Proceedings of the Encyclopedia of GIS., 2017

Reference data enhancement for geographic information retrieval using linked data.
Trans. GIS, 2017

The conditions of peak empiricism in big data and interaction design.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2016

Enrichment of Geographic Information Based on Gazetteers: An experiment in Massive Open Online Courses.
Int. J. Knowl. Soc. Res., 2016

A survey on the geographic scope of textual documents.
Comput. Geosci., 2016

The Semantic Pixel.
Proceedings of the XV Brazilian Symposium on Geoinformatics, Campos do Jordão, São Paulo, Brazil, November 30, 2014

The Karate Kid Method of Problem Based Learning.
Proceedings of the Innovative Practices in Teaching Information Sciences and Technology, 2014

A Meta-Model Ontology based on Scenarios.
Proceedings of the A Renaissance of Information Technology for Sustainability and Global Competitiveness. 17th Americas Conference on Information Systems, 2011

Beyond SDI: Integrating Science and Communities to Create Environmental Policies for the Sustainability of the Amazon.
Int. J. Spatial Data Infrastructures Res., 2009

Spatial data infrastructures for the Amazon: a first step towards a global forest information system.
Earth Sci. Informatics, 2009

Ontology-Based Geospatial Data Integration.
Proceedings of the Encyclopedia of GIS., 2008

Geospatial Semantic Web.
Proceedings of the Encyclopedia of GIS., 2008

Data Infrastructure, Spatial.
Proceedings of the Encyclopedia of GIS., 2008

Teaching Object-Oriented Software Engineering through Problem-Based Learning in the Context of Game Design.
Proceedings of the Proceedings 21st Conference on Software Engineering Education and Training, 2008

From Geo-Pragmatics to Derivation Ontologies: New Directions for the GeoSpatial Semantic Web.
Trans. GIS, 2007

The double role of ontologies in information science research.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2007

Information policies and open source software in developing countries.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2007

Learning The Differences Between Ontologies and Conceptual Schemas Through Ontology-Driven Information Systems.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2007

Assessing the Certainty of Locations Produced by an Address Geocoding System.
GeoInformatica, 2007

TDD: A Comprehensive Model for Qualitative Spatial Similarity Assessment.
Spatial Cogn. Comput., 2006

A Framework for Measuring the Interoperability of Geo-Ontologies.
Spatial Cogn. Comput., 2006

Toward an alternative notion of information systems ontologies: Information engineering as a hermeneutic enterprise.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2005

Play as the Way Out of the Newspeak-Tower of Babel Dilemma in Data Modeling.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, 2005

Ontology-Driven Description of Spatial Data for Their Semantic Processing.
Proceedings of the GeoSpatial Semantics, First International Conference, 2005

Summary of the Results of the Break-out Session "Social Issues around the Semantic Web".
Proceedings of the Semantic Interoperability and Integration, 2005

Space and time in eco-ontologies.
AI Commun., 2004

Bridging Ontologies and Conceptual Schemas in Geographic Information Integration.
GeoInformatica, 2003

A Flexible Addressing System for Approximate Geocoding.
Proceedings of the Anais GEOINFO 2003, 2003

Using Ontologies for Integrated Geographic Information Systems.
Trans. GIS, 2002

Semantic Granularity in Ontology-Driven Geographic Information Systems.
Ann. Math. Artif. Intell., 2002

From Geo- to Eco-ontologies.
Proceedings of the Geographic Information Science, Second International Conference, 2002

What's in an Image?
Proceedings of the Spatial Information Theory: Foundations of Geographic Information Science, 2001

Ontology-Driven Geographic Information Systems.
Proceedings of the ACM-GIS '99, 1999