Accession Number:

ADA256898

Title:

The Discourse Reasoner in TRAINS-90

Descriptive Note:

Technical note

Corporate Author:

ROCHESTER UNIV NY DEPT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

This note describes the Discourse Reasoner module of the TRAINS conversation system. The overall purposes and functioning of the module is described, as well as the general conversation tracking theory, and a guide to the code of the current system. A trace of the discourse reasoner in action on a sample dialogue fragment is also given.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Cybernetics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE