04644479 is referenced by 145 patents and cites 6 patents.

Diagnostic apparatus utilized to monitor a steam turbine-generator power plant. A plurality of sensors around the plant provide data to the diagnostic apparatus which utilizes a digital computer to come to some conclusion relative to actual or impending malfunctions in the plant components. The computer utilizes an expert system diagnosis which establishes a plurality of subsystems which are generic and can be applied to any sensor to obtain indications of (a) sensor output movement, (b) validated sensor readings and (c) malfunction indications based on conclusions reached in (a) and (b).

Title
Diagnostic apparatus
Application Number
6/636195
Publication Number
4644479
Application Date
July 31, 1984
Publication Date
February 17, 1987
Inventor
Pamela J Kleinosky
Philadelphia
PA, US
James C Bellows
Seminole
FL, US
Christian T Kemper
Winter Park
FL, US
Agent
D Schron
Assignee
Westinghouse Electric
PA, US
IPC
G06F 11/30
G06F 15/46
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