Issue No.02 - March/April (1986 vol.3)
T.F. Thompson , Westinghouse R&D Center
Removing the knowledge base from a medical diagnosis system, but retaining the rule base, led to a reusable expert shell. This article evaluates Caster, an application to sandcasting.
T.F. Thompson, W.J. Clancey, "A Qualitative Modeling Shell for Process Diagnosis", IEEE Software, vol.3, no. 2, pp. 6-15, March/April 1986, doi:10.1109/MS.1986.232783