KADS - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780126290400, 9780080509693

KADS

1st Edition

A Principled Approach to Knowledge-Based System Development

Series Volume Editors: Guus Schreiber Bob Wielinga Joost Breuker
Hardcover ISBN: 9780126290400
eBook ISBN: 9780080509693
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st March 1993
Page Count: 457
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Table of Contents

Introduction and Overview. Theoretical Basis. Modeling Expertise. Modleing System: User Cooperation in KADS. A KADS Domain Description Language. Model Construction. Operationalizing Models of Expertise. KADS and Conventional Software Engineering. Languages and Tools. A Formal Language for KADS Models of Expertise. MODEL-K: Making KADS Run. Using OMOS to Represent KADS Conceptual Models. Shelley-Computer Aided Knowledge Engineering. Applications. The Paint Advisor: A Communicative Expert System. Managing and Maintaining an Operational KADS System. Rational Reconstruction of Diagnostic Expertise. Qualitative Prediction of Behavior. A KADS Conceptual Model of the ONOCIN Task. Applying KADS to the Sisyphus Domain. Using KADS to Analyze Problem-Solving Methods. Bibliography. Name Index. Subject Index.


Description

Introduction and Overview. Theoretical Basis. Modeling Expertise. Modleing System: User Cooperation in KADS. A KADS Domain Description Language. Model Construction. Operationalizing Models of Expertise. KADS and Conventional Software Engineering. Languages and Tools. A Formal Language for KADS Models of Expertise. MODEL-K: Making KADS Run. Using OMOS to Represent KADS Conceptual Models. Shelley-Computer Aided Knowledge Engineering. Applications. The Paint Advisor: A Communicative Expert System. Managing and Maintaining an Operational KADS System. Rational Reconstruction of Diagnostic Expertise. Qualitative Prediction of Behavior. A KADS Conceptual Model of the ONOCIN Task. Applying KADS to the Sisyphus Domain. Using KADS to Analyze Problem-Solving Methods. Bibliography. Name Index. Subject Index.

Key Features

  • SPECIAL FEATURES:
  • KADS is the most widely used commercial structured methodology for KBS development in Europe and is becoming one of the few significant AI exports to the US.

  • Describes KADS from its Theoretical Basis, through Language and Tool Developments, to real Applications.

Readership

AUDIENCE KBS and AI professionals, software engineers, academic research level AI and systems engineering.


Details

No. of pages:
457
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 1993
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080509693
Hardcover ISBN:
9780126290400

About the Series Volume Editors

Guus Schreiber Series Volume Editor

Bob Wielinga Series Volume Editor

Joost Breuker Series Volume Editor