Why Engineering Models Do Not Have a Frame Problem
The frame problem has occupied the attention of AI researchers in the logic of action in the last decade. To engineers who have had to cope with the modeling of dynamic systems, this sometimes seems to be a quaint obsession, and possibly an artifact of logic. This paper attempts to clarify the main issues so that engineers can understand why the frame problem is not contrived, but it also points out to AI scientists that as they search for efficient ways to deal with the frame problem, their solutions begin to look suspiciously like what the more sophisticated engineers have been doing.
KeywordsSequential State Engineer Model Frame Problem Autonomous Transition Artificial Intelligence Model
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