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Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence

Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence

Branches of AI Next: Applications of AI Up: WHAT IS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE? Previous: Basic Questions Q. A. logical AI What a program knows about the world in general the facts of the specific situation in which it must act, and its goals are all represented by sentences of some mathematical logical language. search AI programs often examine large numbers of possibilities, e.g. moves in a chess game or inferences by a theorem proving program. pattern recognition When a program makes observations of some kind, it is often programmed to compare what it sees with a pattern. representation Facts about the world have to be represented in some way. inference From some facts, others can be inferred. common sense knowledge and reasoning This is the area in which AI is farthest from human-level, in spite of the fact that it has been an active research area since the 1950s. learning from experience Programs do that. planning epistemology ontology Ontology is the study of the kinds of things that exist. heuristics

Automated Planning: Theory & Practice (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Artificial Intelligence): Malik Ghallab,Dana Nau,Paolo Traverso: 9781558608566: Amazon.com

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