UMBC CMSC 491/691 Fall 2022
Knowledge Graphs

Knowledge Graph News

CMSC 491/691 is a special topics course offered at UMBC in the fall of 2022 It meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30-6:45pm in Engineering 022. It is available to advanced undergraduates and graduate students. The course will cover the topic of graph databases and knowledge graphs with a focus on Semantic Web technologies, provide an overview of the underlying theory and technology, cover existing tools and practices, and highlight current and potential applications.

Graph databases databases that uses graph structures for semantic queries with nodes, edges, and properties to represent and store data. Knowledge graphs are graph databases with rich sementic schemas that typically define an ontology or taxonomy of types, properties and relations and include semantic constraints and rules that allow systems to infer new information.

For more information, see the syllabus and schedule.