James K. Soutter

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This paper discusses the issues involved in applying a generic AI planner to the problem of generating plant operating procedures for chemical process plant. It considers the problem of providing the correct planning facilities, concentrating on dealing with flow of chemicals, and proposes the use and integration of a special purpose planner for valve(More)
In real world domains, it is often necessary to avoid some undesirable situations, or intermediate states, from occurring during a plan. For example, when planning the operation of a chemical plant, it is necessary to avoid creating unsafe mixtures of chemicals. This paper presents an algorithm for explicitly preventing unsafe situations from occuring(More)
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