Operations Research and Artificial Intelligence: The Integration of Problem-Solving Strategies / Edition 1

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780792391067
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Publication date: 8/31/1990
  • Edition description: 1990
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 512
  • Product dimensions: 1.19 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 6.14 (d)

Table of Contents

I. Search.- Toward the Modeling, Evaluation and Optimization of Search Algorithms.- Genetic Algorithms Applications to Set Covering and Traveling Salesman Problems.- Discovering and Refining Algorithms Through Machine Learning.- II. Uncertainty Management.- Using Probabilities as Control Knowledge to Search for Relevant Problem Models in Automated Reasoning.- On the Marshalling of Evidence and the Structuring of Argument.- Hybrid Systems for Failure Diagnosis.- III. Imprecise Reasoning.- Default Reasoning Through Integer Linear Programming.- The Problem of Determining Membership Values in Fuzzy Sets in Real World Situations.- IV. Decision Analysis and Decision Support.- Applications of Utility Theory in Artificial Intelligence Research.- A Multicriteria Stratification Framework for Uncertainty and Risk Analysis.- Dispute Mediation: A Computer Model.- V. Mathematical Programming and AI.- Eliciting Knowledge Representation Schema for Linear Programming Formulation.- A Knowledge Base for Integer Programming—A Meta-OR Approach.- VI. Performance Analysis and Complexity Management of Expert Systems.- Validator, A Tool for Verifying and Validating Personal Computer Based Expert Systems.- Measuring and Managing Complexity in Knowledge-Based Systems: A Network and Mathematical Programming Approach.- Pragmatic Information-Seeking Strategies for Expert Classification Systems.- VII. Applications.- A Knowledge- and Optimization-Based Approach to Scheduling in Automated Manufacturing Systems.- An Integrated Management Information System for Wastewater Treatment Plants.- About the Authors.
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