Fault Representation in Case-Based Reasoning

  • Ha Manh Tran
  • Jürgen Schönwälder
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4785)


Our research aims to assist operators in finding solutions for faults using distributed case-based reasoning. One key operation of the distributed case-based reasoning system is to retrieve similar faults and solutions from various online knowledge sources. In this paper, we propose a multi-vector representation method which employs various semantic and feature vectors to exploit the characteristics of faults described in semi-structured data. Experiments show that this method performs well in fault retrieval.


Case-based Reasoning (CBR) Fault Retrieval Fault Management Semantic Search 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ha Manh Tran
    • 1
  • Jürgen Schönwälder
    • 1
  1. 1.Computer Science, Jacobs University BremenGermany

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