Accession Number : ADA183165

Title :   Knowledge Delivery Research: Project Status and History.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Aug 84-Sep 85,

Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA MARINA DEL REY INFORMATION SCIENCES INST

Personal Author(s) : Mann,William C

PDF Url : ADA183165

Report Date : 29 May 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : Substanially all of the initial goals of this project have been accomplished: design of overall program structures; creation of a computational grammar of english; and creation of an explicit theory of discourse strucuture. components of the next phase consist of a focus on knowledge representation and notation; creation of text-planning techniques based on a newly developed descriptive theory of text organization; and an emphases on validation of the work through experimental applications. This research project probably represents the best knowledge delivery research project in the country. Keywords: State of the art; text generation.

Descriptors :   *GRAMMARS, *COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, COMPUTATIONS, ENGLISH LANGUAGE, DELIVERY, STRUCTURES, THEORY, VALIDATION, TEXT PROCESSING, STATE OF THE ART, NATURAL LANGUAGE

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE