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SYSEX: An Expert System for Biological Identification
Author(s): A Gammerman; B Skullerud; W Atkinson
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Paper Abstract

The aim of this research is to create an expert system which would help with the task of identifying a biological specimen. This task is usually carried out with the aid of a set of tree-structured character descriptions called a diagnostic keg. The Dempster-Shafer theory of evidence was used to handle uncertainty associated with the date and the expertise.

Paper Details

Date Published: 6 April 1987
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 0657, Applications of Artificial Intelligence IV, (6 April 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.938489
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A Gammerman, Heriot-Watt University (U.K.)
B Skullerud, Heriot-Watt University (U.K.)
W Atkinson, Heriot-Watt University (U.K.)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0657:
Applications of Artificial Intelligence IV
John F. Gilmore, Editor(s)

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