The Frontiers of Knowlege Representation (FKR) is an international forum for peer-reviewed research in knowledge representation. FKR aims to publish original research dedicated to representing information and knowledge about the world in a form that a computer system can use to solve complex tasks, focusing on ontologies. FKR is hosted in the Journal Portal of the Federal University of Minas Gerais using OJS.

Aims and Scope

The Journal welcomes rigorous work of theoretical, empirical, experimental, conceptual, or socio-technical nature in English. FKR is focused in research articles, but also accepts in-depth review articles. Special issues in Portuguese will be announced frequently.


Knowledge representation, artificial intelligence, ontologies, applied ontology, information science, information technology, computer science, information representation, information retrieval.


Submissions are always open and must follow FKR’s Author Guidelines to ensure that our reviewers receive properly formatted and focused manuscripts. See also our template and make a submission

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Vol. 3 No. 2 (2023): Thematic Issue on Domain Modeling Foundations

Dossiê temática sobre modelagem
Guest Editor: prof. Carlos Marcondes

Published: 2023-09-19

Modeling Domains

A Review of Professional Skills, Practices, Methodologies, Technologies, and Representation Tools

Fernanda Farinelli, Amanda Damasceno de Souza, Marília de Abreu Martins de Paiva, Fabiola Aparecida Vizentim


Ontological and epistemological assumptions

influence on KOS

Linair Maria Campos, Nilson Theobald Barbosa


Domain modeling in conceptual maps

contributions of Dahlberg

Benildes Maculan, Maristela Sanches Lima Mesquita


Scientific domains representation and the relevance of metamodels:

Dahlberg’s Systematifier

Rosana Portugal Tavares de Moraes, Tatiana de Almeida, Maria Luiza de Almeida Campos, Hagar Espanha Gomes


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