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PRESS—A probabilistic reasoning expert system shell

  • Zhiyuan Luo
  • Alex Gammerman
Contributed Papers
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 548)

Abstract

A flexible and easy-to-use Probabilistic Reasoning Expert System Shell (PRESS) for presenting graph and performing reasoning has been described. The shell is designed and implemented in an object-oriented programming and interactive graphical way. Control facilities are provided to help the user to understand and control probabilistic reasoning. Furthermore, machine learning procedures can ease knowledge acquisition difficulties and improve the performance of reasoning systems. We believe that this shell system makes construction and manipulation of causal graph easier and provides a new opportunity for the user.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Zhiyuan Luo
    • 1
  • Alex Gammerman
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceHeriot-Watt UniversityEdinburghUK

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