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A Universal Object Oriented Expert System Frame Work for Fault Diagnosis

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ABSTRACT

The paper presents a universal fault diagnostic expert system frame work. The frame work is characterized by two basic features. The first includes a fault diagnostic strategy which utilizes the fault classification and checks knowledge about unit under test. The degree of accuracy to which faults are located is improved by using fault classification knowledge. The second characteristic is object oriented inference mechanism using message passing. Object orientation in inference mechanism improved inference efficiency. The developed framework demonstrates its effectiveness and superiority compared to earlier approaches using case studies.

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D. Kodavade and S. Apte, "A Universal Object Oriented Expert System Frame Work for Fault Diagnosis," International Journal of Intelligence Science, Vol. 2 No. 3, 2012, pp. 63-70. doi: 10.4236/ijis.2012.23009.

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