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The development of an intelligent alarm processor

Salah, Mazen Abdallah Abdul-Rahman (1991) The development of an intelligent alarm processor. Masters thesis, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals.


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The major objective of this thesis is to develop an Intelligent Alarm Processor (LAP) for processing excessive alarms at the Power Control Center (PCC) especially during a major power disturbance. The received alarms will be analyzed by the LAP and the outcome will be presented to the dispatcher in a shorter, more concise and meaningful manner. The processing of multiple alarms into fewer concise statements is best achieved by applying artificial intelligence techniques into the received alarms. In this thesis, a rule-based Expert System consisting of 61 rules is developed. It utilizes CLIPS as a tool with a forward chaining reasoning. This system emulates an experienced dispatcher at the PCC in analyzing the power system alarms to reach a definite conclusion. The desired conclusion describes what has happened on the network. Such a conclusion is needed to lead to the course of actions required to return the power system to the normal state as soon as possible.

Item Type:Thesis (Masters)
Date:July 1991
Date Type:Completion
Divisions:College Of Engineering Sciences > Electrical Engineering Dept
Creators:Salah, Mazen Abdallah Abdul-Rahman
Committee Advisor:Al-Shehri, Abdallah M.
Committee Members:Aref, Mostafa Mahmoud and El-Amin, Ibrahim Mohammad and Opoku, George
ID Code:10323
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Deposited On:22 Jun 2008 17:02
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