Accession Number : ADA131340
Title : An Approach to Expert Systems for Mechanical Design.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : OHIO STATE UNIV COLUMBUS DEPT OF COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCE
Personal Author(s) : Brown,David C ; Chandrasekaran,B
PDF Url : ADA131340
Report Date : May 1983
Pagination or Media Count : 21
Abstract : We present an approach to expert systems for mechanical design called Design Refinement, which addresses a subset of design activity by using a hierarchy of conceptual specialists that solve the design problem in a disturbed manner, top-down, choosing from sets of design plans and refining the design at each level of the hierarchy.
Descriptors : *Distributed data processing, *Computer programs, *Computer architecture, *Experimental design, *Economic analysis, Systems engineering, Problem solving, Management planning and control, Specifications, Computer graphics, Data bases, Room temperature, Human factors engineering, Computer aided design, Management information systems
Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE