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Title: Expert systems ''to go'': Laptop personal computers and knowledge-based software

Abstract

There are many instances in the everyday activities of many fields in which the physically small, lightweight, battery-powered laptop personal computer with appropriate knowledge-based software can be a highly beneficial tool. For example, in chemical engineering field work, the easily portable laptop personal computer with expert system programs can provide expert assistance in troubleshooting equipment, tuning controllers, and installing various components. Laptop personal computers fill a particular niche in the use of knowledge-based software; at the Oak Ridge facilities of the US Department of Energy, knowledge-based software is being used on a wide range of computers, including a Cray X-MP/12, Digital Equipment Corp., VAX 8700, VAX 8200, and VAXstations, Symbolics, Inc., 3640 LISP machines, many IBM PC's and compatibles, as well as laptop personal computers. Factors considered include expert system transfer from larger computers, program execution speed, memory capacity, and options for utilization of non-volatile memory storage. 46 refs.

Authors:
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Martin Marietta Energy Systems, Inc., Oak Ridge, TN (USA)
OSTI Identifier:
6948945
Report Number(s):
CONF-880850-11
ON: DE88016351
DOE Contract Number:
AC05-84OR21400
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: American Institute of Chemical Engineers summer national meeting, Denver, CO, USA, 21 Aug 1988; Other Information: Portions of this document are illegible in microfiche products
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
99 GENERAL AND MISCELLANEOUS//MATHEMATICS, COMPUTING, AND INFORMATION SCIENCE; PERSONAL COMPUTERS; EXPERT SYSTEMS; COMPUTER ARCHITECTURE; IBM COMPUTERS; MEMORY MANAGEMENT; POWER SUPPLIES; COMPUTERS; DIGITAL COMPUTERS; ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT; EQUIPMENT; 990210* - Supercomputers- (1987-1989)

Citation Formats

Carr, K.R. Expert systems ''to go'': Laptop personal computers and knowledge-based software. United States: N. p., 1988. Web.
Carr, K.R. Expert systems ''to go'': Laptop personal computers and knowledge-based software. United States.
Carr, K.R. 1988. "Expert systems ''to go'': Laptop personal computers and knowledge-based software". United States. doi:.
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