FactGuru.com is a dynamic
young company formed to develop research started at the University
of Ottawa's School of Information Technology and Engineering.
Timothy C. Lethbridge
Tim is our knowledge management and software engineering expert.
He is an Assistant Professor at the University of Ottawa. He was
a Ph.D. student of Dr. Skuce and wrote his thesis on the CODE4 knowledge
management system. Tim is interested in Object Orientation, Software
Engineering, Software Evolution and User Interfaces. He likes to
hike, canoe and cross-country ski.
Doug is our advisor on knowledge management. He has a Ph.D. from
McGill University and is a Professor at the School of Information
Technology and Engineering where he has been teaching courses on
Knowledge Engineering for 20 years. In 1977, he performed some of
the first research in Canada on knowledge engineering. He continues
that research today and is interested in systems for acquiring knowledge
from text, tools for analyzing corpora, integrating advanced information
retrieval with knowledge based systems, and cooperative development
and use of shared knowledge resources such as AI-style knowledge
bases and document collections. Doug also enjoys playing jazz piano.
John is a knowledge engineer and software developer.
In his spare time he does research in
Judy is a knowledge engineer and software developer.
She has a Master of Computer Science degree from the University
of Ottawa. Her thesis was on a system for extracting knowledge from
texts. She also worked on the CODE4 and Ikarus knowledge management
systems. Her interests include information extraction from texts
and user interfaces on the web. For fun, Judy enjoys making crafts
and playing with her cats.