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Expert systems (ES)
Special form of a KBS.
Definition: An expert system is a software application that stores knowledge about a certain domain. It is able to draw conclusions from that knowledge and offers concrete solutions for problems in that domain.
ES simulate human experts and thus the knowledge base typically consists of highly specialized expert knowledge.
Reasoning of human experts vs. reasoning in ES:
Human experts are able to master unforeseen effects and situations.
Human experts are able to learn from experiences.
Human experts expand their knowledge continuously.
Human experts derive new knowledge not only based on drawn. conclusions but via analogy and intuition.