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500 Vases: Contemporary Explorations of a Timeless Form (500 by Ray Hemachandra, Julia Galloway

By Ray Hemachandra, Julia Galloway

Shape, functionality, good looks: vases are flexible and flexible,  and loved by way of potters for the range of strategies, principles, and aesthetics they embody. 500 Vases is the 10th publication dedicated to ceramics within the well known sequence, and a welcome boost. It showcases the best modern paintings from overseas artists, shooting the complete spectrum of types, every one potter's unique voice, and at any time when attainable, close-up info that actually seize the skin caliber of the piece.

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The KAMs contain a model of the knowledge types used by the mechanism, and a set of strategies for acquiring the knowledge. A model of a KAM for the mechanism select-parts is given in Figure 5. This mechanism applies constraints to various candidates to determine the non-dominated set of parts. e. the types of knowledge used are known and the representation scheme is fixed. Each KAM can be pieced together to form the basis of a KA tool. This, however, is not sufficient. To be an effective gatherer, the tool must be able to analyze the input knowledge.

DIDS removes these limitations and incorporates VTs mechanisms and PSM in its libraries. Chandrasekaran proposes a model of design based solely on the concept of generic tasks (Chandrasekaran 1986, 1990). Generic tasks decompose design tasks hierarchically. Each task is defined by its position in the hierarchy, the method used to perform it, and the knowledge, both declarative and control, required to perform the task. Generic tasks have three principal weaknesses, which are shared with DIDS, but to a lesser degree.

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