Accession Number : AD0721618

Title :   The Substantive Use of Computers for Intellectual Activities.

Descriptive Note : Technical memo.,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE PROJECT MAC

Personal Author(s) : Goldstein,Robert C.

Report Date : APR 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : The paper discusses an on-going research project aimed at developing computer facilities capable of providing substantive aid to a human decision maker concerned with complex, unstructured problems. The rationale for such systems is discussed, followed by an outline of the approach used. Some results of preliminary experiments are also discussed, as well as plans for future activities. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*COMPUTERS, DECISION MAKING), ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS, DISPLAY SYSTEMS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, LEARNING MACHINES

Subject Categories : Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE