CSCE 476/876

Introduction to Artificial Intelligence

Class schedule: the page will be regularly updated. Check it out regularly for announcements of required/recommended reading material, homework, etc.

General Information

Prereq: A grade of "P" or "C" or better in CSCE 310 (Data structures and algorithms), CSCE 310H, CSCE 311, SOFT 260, SOFT 260H or RAIK 283H.

Course description: Introduction to the basic principles, techniques and tools now being used in the area of computational. Lecture topics will include problem solving, knowledge representation and reasoning, search, expert systems, and planning and action. More advanced topics may be included depending on class interests and performance. Programming will be done in Common Lisp using Allegro Common Lisp (ACL) and its programming environment.

      Monday 2:30--3:20 in AvH 118, and 3:30--4:20 in AvH 21
      Wednesday 2:30--3:20 in AvH 118
      Friday 2:30--3:20 in AvH 118

Instructor:   Prof.  Berthe Y. Choueiry
      Office location: Room 360, Avery Hall,
      Office hours: Wednesdays and Fridays 3:30pm--4:30 or by appointment.

     GTA Tyler Bienhoff
      Office hours: @ AvH 12 on Mondays and Fridays 12:30--1:30 pm or by appointment.

     Sam Flint (helps with Lisp)
     Office hours: @ Student Resource Center (AvH 12) Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:00am -- 12:00pm or by appointment.


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