Accession Number : ADA191083

Title :   Representation and Decision Mechanisms in Artificial Intelligence.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. May 84-Sep 87,

Corporate Author : DUKE UNIV DURHAM NC DEPT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : Loveland, Donald W ; Biermann, Alan W

PDF Url : ADA191083

Report Date : 28 Dec 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : During the period of this grant, six subprojects were investigated and five subprojects have reports and/or publications at present. The sixth area is the subject of a Ph.D. dissertation expected to be completed in 1988. The areas include: Automatic selection of most efficient programs, determination of confidence factors in expert systems, analysis of errors that learning machines make, real time program synthesis through graph factorization, an extension to Prolog, and finding efficient test-and-treatment procedures. Keywords: Representation, Learning, Adaptive systems, Prolog, Testing procedures, Expert systems.

Descriptors :   *ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, *DECISION MAKING, ADAPTIVE SYSTEMS, AUTOMATIC, CONFIDENCE LEVEL, DETERMINATION, EFFICIENCY, GRAPHS, LEARNING, LEARNING MACHINES, REAL TIME, SELECTION, SYNTHESIS

Subject Categories : Cybernetics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE