Accession Number : ADA474634


Title :   Knowledge Based Systems (KBS) Verification, Validation, Evaluation, and Testing (VVE&T) Bibliography: Topical Categorization


Descriptive Note : Interim rept. May 2002-Mar 2003


Corporate Author : ZETETIX OAK PARK CA


Personal Author(s) : Harmon, S Y ; Gonzalez, A J ; Knauf, R


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a474634.pdf


Report Date : Mar 2003


Pagination or Media Count : 127


Abstract : This report contains a topical categorization of the bibliography of the literature about verification, validation, evaluation and test of knowledge-based systems. This bibliography contains 800 entries. This categorization identifies more than 50 different techniques and 69 different tools. The literature discusses 20 different application categories including analytical chemistry, management decision aiding, space, telecommunications, financial, computer configuration, law, medical, laboratory data analysis, product design, manufacturing, speech and text understanding, scheduling, software engineering, mineral exploration, and natural language generation. By far, the most cited application was medical with 153 reference citations. Thirty different specific expert systems were cited in this literature. Eleven different system types were identified including embedded, neural network, control, hybrid and production systems. Of these, production systems were the most cited with 68 explicit references.


Descriptors :   *BIBLIOGRAPHIES , *EXPERT SYSTEMS , *KNOWLEDGE BASED SYSTEMS , CONTROL SYSTEMS , EMBEDDED SYSTEMS , HYBRID SYSTEMS , NEURAL NETS


Subject Categories : Information Science
      Computer Programming and Software
      Cybernetics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE