Item: MEPRA - An Expert System for Avalanche Risk Forecasting
Title: MEPRA - An Expert System for Avalanche Risk Forecasting
Proceedings: Proceedings of the 1992 International Snow Science Workshop, Breckenridge, Colorado, USA
- G. Giraud
Abstract: This paper describes the current state of MEPRA, an expert system for avalanche risk forecasting. The author presents the system characteristics (knowledge base architecture, inference engine) and a ponctual validation at the location of a snow weather station. The last part shows the new MEPRA which was used during the winter olympic games of Albertville (FRANCE) connected with a meteorological analysis system ,SAFRAN, (Durand and alii, 1992) and a numerical model to simulate the snow cover, CROCUS (Brun and alii, 1992).
Language of Article: English
Keywords: mepra, risk, forecasting, expert system
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