Accession Number:

ADA280889

Title:

Expert Maintenance Advisor Development for Navy Shipboard Systems

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB STENNIS SPACE CENTER MS

Report Date:

1994-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

In the Navys search to find a more cost-effective maintenance tool, the Naval Research Laboratory at Stennis Space Center, Mississippi developed an Expert Maintenance Advisor for the ANUSH-32V Signal Data Recorder-Reproducer Set. This analog tape recorder system is a high performance acoustic data recorderreproducer set used in data acquisition and data processing. Its maintenance is complicated by multiple adjustments, their relationships, and lengthy calibration and checkout procedures. The Expert Maintenance Advisor is a reference aid which has expert knowledge and the complete technical manual text and graphics embedded in a PC-based computer that is portable and user friendly. This paper discusses its development, knowledge engineering process and maintenance diagnosis capability. Expert systems, ASW scenarios, Artificial intelligence, Maintenance advisors.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE