Knowledge Discovery in Databases: An Overview

  • William J. Frawley
  • Gregory Piatetsky-Shapiro
  • Christopher J. Matheus


After a decade of fundamental interdisciplinary research in machine learning, the spadework in this field has been done; the 1990s should see the widespread exploitation of knowledge discovery as an aid to assembling knowledge bases. The contributors to the AAAI Press book Knowledge Discovery in Databases were excited at the potential benefits of this research. The editors hope that some of this excitement will communicate itself to "AI Magazine readers of this article.
How to Cite
Frawley, W. J., Piatetsky-Shapiro, G., & Matheus, C. J. (1992). Knowledge Discovery in Databases: An Overview. AI Magazine, 13(3), 57.