Accession Number : ADA266358


Title :   Testing and Evaluating C3I Systems That Employ AI. Volume 1. Handbook for Testing Expert Systems


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 16 Sep 1988-15 Sep 1990


Corporate Author : DECISION SCIENCE CONSORTIUM INC RESTON VA


Personal Author(s) : Adelman, Leonard ; Ulvila, Jacob W ; Lehner, Paul E


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a266358.pdf


Report Date : 31 Jan 1991


Pagination or Media Count : 333


Abstract : This is the first and main volume of a five-volume report on this project to develop methods for testing expert systems. This volume provides a software tester with a comprehensive method for testing expert systems and knowledge-based systems. It contains chapters on an overview of expert system testing, foundations for testing expert systems, subjective methods, technical methods, empirical methods, an integrative framework for testing and evaluation, the relationship between this framework and other approaches to testing, and future directions. It also contains a detailed questionnaire that can be used to elicit subjective information from subjects and an extensive list of reference Expert systems, Testing, Knowledge-based systems, Artificial intelligence, Multiattribute utility


Descriptors :   *SOFTWARE ENGINEERING , *EXPERT SYSTEMS , *COMPUTER PROGRAM VERIFICATION , *HANDBOOKS , INTEGRATED SYSTEMS , QUESTIONNAIRES , KNOWLEDGE BASED SYSTEMS , SYSTEMS APPROACH , INTELLIGENCE , ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE


Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE