Patent Number: 6,167,352

Title: Model-based diagnostic system with automated procedures for next test selection

Abstract: A model-based diagnostic system that enables selection of components for replacement and selection of the next test to apply to a device under test based on economic costs associated with replacing components and conducting tests.

Inventors: Kanevsky; Valery (Los Gatos, CA), Barford; Lee A. (San Jose, CA)

Assignee: Agilent Technologies, Inc.

International Classification: G01R 31/28 (20060101); G01R 31/3183 (20060101); G01R 031/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2013