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Civil-Comp Proceedings
ISSN 1759-3433
CCP: 6
THE APPLICATION OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE TECHNIQUES TO CIVIL AND STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING
Edited by: B.H.V. Topping

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Preliminaries
1EXPERT SYSTEM SHELLS, INTERFACES AND KNOWLEDGE ELICITATION  
1.1 Some Experiences from Evaluating Expert System Shell Programs and Some Potential Applications
R.J. Allwood, D.J. Stewart and E.G. Trimble
1
1.2 Expert System Development - Problems in Practice
S. Rowlinson
7
1.3 Approaches to Fortran-Prolog Interfacing for an Expert System Environment
B. Kumar, P.W.H. Chung and B.H.V. Topping
15
1.4 Knowledge Elicitation Methods: A Case-Study in Structural Design
P.W.H. Chung and B. Kumar
21
2CONSTRUCTION PLANNING, MANAGEMENT AND CONTROL  
2.1 Can Expert Systems Help the Construction Industry?
D.M. Wager
27
2.2 The Integration of an Expert System into the Construction Planning Process
D.W. Wijesundera and F.C. Harris
31
2.3 An Expert System for Claim Analysis
S. Al-Kass and F. Harris
39
2.4 CRANES - A Rule-Based Assistant with Graphics for Construction Planning Engineers
C.N. Cooper
47
2.5 The Development of a Knowledge based Expert System for the Selection of Earthmoving Equipment
J. Christian and H. Caldera
55
2.6 The Development of a Knowledge based Computer System for Decision Making on Construction Methods
A. Manesero, K.P. Chapman and K.A. Sinclair
61
2.7 The Use of Expert Systems and Sensitivity Analyses in Formwork Productivity and Design
J. Christian and S.U. Mir
67
3STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS AND DESIGN  
3.1 Knowledge-Based Systems in Structural Engineering
H. Adeli
71
3.2 A Knowledge-Based Approach to Structural Design
B. Kumar, P.W.H. Chung, R.H. Rae and B.H.V. Topping
79
3.3 A Knowledge-Based Expert System for Computer Automated Structural Design
D.E. Grierson and G.E. Cameron
93
3.4 Application of AI Programming Techniques to the Analysis of Structures
R. Fruchter, J. Gluck and Y.I. Gold
99
4WATER ENGINEERING  
4.1 Implementation Issues of Hydrological Expert Systems - A Civil Engineering Case Study
K. Ahmad, A.J. Langdon, W.D. Moss and R.K. Price
105
4.2 Expert Systems as a Preliminary Design Tool for Drinking Water Supplies in Developing Countries
G.R. Kelsey
113
5GEOTECHNICAL DESIGN  
5.1 A Knowledge-Based Approach for the Design of Spread Footings
N.A.B. Yehia and A.H. El-Hajj
119
6MATERIALS ENGINEERING  
6.1 Computer Assistance for Concrete Construction
K.C. Hover
125
7PAVEMENT DESIGN  
7.1 Performance of Concrete Pavements using "Pavement Expert"
J.G. Cabrera and M. Al-Shawi
131
8EDUCATION  
8.1 A Knowledge-Based Expert System for Tutoring in Structural Engineering
D.J. Gunaratnam
137
8.2 Pandora's Box: An Automatic Generator of Structures
R.L. Sack and R.D. Schroeder
145

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