This research provides methods for accessing needed concepts by providing a content addressable, virtual knowledge base.
It must be able to access the knowledge of those concepts that is relevant within the current problem-solving context.
This research provides methods for accessing relevant knowledge in coherent packets called viewpoints.
Much work in artificial intelligence concentrates on problem-solving tasks, assuming that the relevant knowledge will be readily accessible. This research provides methods for making that assumption valid.
Liane Acker's PhD dissertation
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