Artificial Intelligence in the 21st Century by Stephen Lucci, Danny Kopec

By Stephen Lucci, Danny Kopec

Man made Intelligence is a fast altering box that has long gone from idea and promise to supply and perform in a meteoric means in fresh years.

This textual content presents a complete, colourful, modern, and obtainable presentation of AI with out sacrificing theoretical foundations. It contains quite a few examples, functions, complete colour pictures, and human curiosity containers to augment pupil learning.

Advanced issues conceal neural nets, genetic algorithms, and intricate board video games. A spouse DVD is integrated with assets, simulations, and figures from the booklet. quite a few instructors’ assets can be found upon adoption.

Brief desk of Contents: 1: heritage. 2: Uninformed seek. three: educated seek. four: adverse video games I.
5: opposed video games II – complicated video games. 6: wisdom illustration. 7: common sense. eight: construction structures. nine: Reasoning below Uncertainty. 10: specialist platforms. eleven: Neural Computations.12: Evolutionary Computation. thirteen: typical Language Processing.14: Planning.15: way forward for AI.

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