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Course Description

This course provides a general introduction to the field of Artificial Intelligence (A.I.). Topics include: Problem Solving using search; Representing knowledge using logical models; planning actions and behavior; modeling uncertainty; machine learning. 

Course Details

Time: Tuesday and Friday 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM

Location: Volen 119


258 Volen Center
Office Hours: TBD

Teaching Assistant: John Vogel

110 Volen Center
Office Hours:
2PM - 3PM Mondays
11AM - Noon Thursdays

Required Textbooks

Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach (Third Edition),
2009, by Stuart Russell and Peter Norvig.
Prentice Hall. 

Grading Information

Your grade for this class will be a linear combination of class participation, four programming assignments, a mid-term exam, and a final exam. The coefficients are as follows:

Programming Assignments: 50%
Mid-term Exam:                 20%
Final Exam:                         20%
Class Participation:                 10%


Recent News

  • Happy Thanksgiving! Programming assignment #3 is posted. It's due on November 30th. Have a great weekend!-James
    Posted Nov 21, 2012, 1:27 PM by James Pustejovsky
  • Midterm Quiz Topics As promised, here is a summary of the topics we'll cover for the midterm.Search:formulating a problem as searchdifference between algorithms (BFS, DFS, A*)Finding an admissible ...
    Posted Oct 17, 2012, 5:30 PM by James Pustejovsky
  • Readings are up! The first set of readings are available on Latte. Check out Module 1, Rational Agents.
    Posted Sep 7, 2012, 12:13 PM by James Pustejovsky
  • Welcome to Artificial Intelligence! I am very excited that there are so many people attending the class. I hope you all can keep up with the work, as it should be a rewarding curriculum ...
    Posted Sep 2, 2012, 4:27 PM by James Pustejovsky
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