An Intelligent Framework for Geologic Modeling Applications
This paper provides a framework that can be used for constructing system models, simulations, or actual devices - real time or otherwise. The framework constructs, in the limit, can be intelligent, adaptive, systems or devices with a common architecture that may be used in a variety of applications. Application examples are given from characterization and exploration. A representation is introduced that generalizes the concept of an artificial intelligent agent, or being. The organization for intelligent systems given in this paper may be applied to systems modeling or control in: waste characterization (buried, stored, or processed), site characterization and restoration, materials processing and handling, regulatory compliance monitoring, environmental monitoring, waste storage or repository modeling, site selection, and facility monitoring and control.
KeywordsQuartz Furnace Milling Sedimentology
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