The focus of this volume is ``Heterogeneous Knowledge and Problem Solving Integration'', i.e. the combined use of different knowledge representation and problem solving paradigms.
This is a central topic for the design and implementation of problem solving systems, since, from a pragmatic and engineering standpoint, the solution of a large class of problems cannot take place within one single representation language or problem solving paradigm. Heterogeneous systems represent not only a pragmatic answer, but also a theoretical alternative to the homogeneous paradigms.
A Financial Model Using Qualitative and Quantitative Knowledge (F. Berthier). Coupling Deep and Shallow Knowledge in an Intelligent Tutoring System (G. Arienti, T. Cazzaniga). Deciding Horn Clause Implication Problems by Ordered Semantic Resolution (A. Leitsch, G. Gottlob). Integrated Architecture for Counselling Expert Systems (C. Beeri, E. Rivlin, R. Shtarkshall). Expert Systems and Hypertext: A Promising Integration for Training (M. Moia). Temporal Knowledge Denotation in the Context of the Description Component of a Knowledge Representation Language (G.P. Zarri). Two Heuristics Integrating Probabilities and Logic: A Preliminary Report on Parsimonious Search (O. Raiman). Hybrid Processing: A Combination of ``Intelligent'' Symbol Manipulation and Parallel Distributed Processing (M.F. Peschl). Associative Database Retrieval Using Back Propagation Networks (V. Cherkassky, N. Vassilas). Neural Representation of Concepts for Robust Inference (P. Floréen, P. Myllymäki, P. Orponen, H. Tirri). Distributed Knowledge Bases Using Parallel Logic Programming (W.B. Day, W.W.-K. Chung). A Defeasible Logic for Multi-Expert Systems (D. Vermeir, D. Nute, P. Geerts). Autoepistemic Predicate Logic (Y.J. Jiang). DEAL - A Non-Normal Deductive Relational Language (S. Misbah Deen). Combination of Macro-Transform with General Problem-Solving Methods Used by Human Beings (Q.S. Gao, H.D. Cheng). Consistency of Belief-Sets in Truth-Maintenance (S. Kundu, J. Chen). A Dual-Route Parsimonious Covering Model of Descriptive Text Interpretation (V.R. Dasigi). A Natural Language Interface to an AI Development Tool for Reasoning with Uncertainty (R.A. Morris, P.S. Bodduluri, M. Schneider). Building a Learning System for a Multimedia Intelligent Interface (A.R. Puerta, R.D. Bonnell). Learning Characteristic Rules from Relational Databases (Y. Cai, N. Cercone, J. Han). An Intelligent Strategy for Motion Interpretation in an EMG-Controlled Prothesis: An Application of AI to Biomedical Engineering (M. Zardoshti Kermani, K. Badie). Rational Metareasoning and Compilation for Optimizing Decisions under Bounded Resources (E.J. Horvitz). What is Hybrid in Hybrid Representation and Reasoning Systems? (B. Nebel). Neural Networks and Symbolic Computation in Cognitive Modelling (M.F. Peschl).
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- 1st June 1990
- North Holland
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Dipartimento di Informatica, Università di Milano, Milan, Italy
Artificial Intelligence Software (AIS), Milan, Italy
@from:J. Weckert @qu:It contains much interesting and useful material, and should be in any library which services researchers in artifical intelligence. @source:Australian Library Review