Towards a computational theory of systems. Some cases study

  • J. Mira
  • A. E. Delgado
  • R. P. Otero
  • R. Marín
  • S. Barro
  • A. Barreiro
Knowledge Based Systems, Artificial Perception And CAST
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 410)


Some preliminary developments toward a computational theory of systems has been presented with the following points.

1. A theoretical frame with taxonomy of levels and dual formulation (processors/processes) general enough to represent systems behaviour in the case in which the analitical and logical formulations are not sufficient to cope with the richness of KBS systems.

2. Several examples from neurophysiology, digital signal and expert systems in oncology has been used to illustrate the usefulness of the computational frame.

3. A desideratum, as our goal in the long term has been stated: formulation of reasoning and knowledge use in terms of physics (analogic and/or logic) formulation.


Expert System Foetal Heart Rate Computational Theory Output Space Theoretical Frame 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Mira
    • 1
  • A. E. Delgado
    • 1
  • R. P. Otero
    • 2
  • R. Marín
    • 2
  • S. Barro
    • 2
  • A. Barreiro
    • 2
  1. 1.Departmento de Informática y AutomáticaFacultad de Ciencias Físicas. UNEDMadridSpain
  2. 2.Departmento de Electrónica. Facultad de FísicaUniversidad de Santiago de CompostelaSantiagoSpain

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