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INT-RN-390: Evolution of a research prototype expert system for endemic populations of mountain pine beetle in lodgepole pine forests


Bartos, Dale L.; Downing, Kent B. 1989. Evolution of a research prototype expert system for endemic populations of mountain pine beetle in lodgepole pine forests. Research Note INT-RN-390. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. 8 p.

A knowledge acquisition program was written to aid in obtaining knowledge from the experts concerning endemic populations of mountain pine beetle in lodgepole pine forest. An application expert system is then automatically generated by the knowledge acquisition program that contains the codified base of expert knowledge. Data can then be entered into the expert system to generate predictions.

Keywords: Pinus contorta, Dendroctonus ponderosae, knowledge acquisition


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Title: INT-RN-390: Evolution of a research prototype expert system for endemic populations of mountain pine beetle in lodgepole pine forests
Publish Date: April 30, 2013
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April 30, 2013

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