# Topics

Topics | textbook |
Web links | ||
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14 Jan | T/1 | Introductions, administrivia, Agents and environments | ||

16 Jan | R/1 | Problems and problem spaces, Informed search | 2.0-2.1, 3.0-3.2 | |

21 Jan | T/2 | Optimal search, Branch and bound, A* revisited, Admissibility and informedness | 3.3-3.6 | |

23 Jan | R/2 | Search, continued | 3.7 | |

28 Jan | T/3 | Minimax revisited, Alpha-beta pruning | 4.0-4.2 | |

30 Jan | R/3 | Game day | ||

04 Feb | T/4 | Representing game states, actions, Evaluating and improving heuristics, Real time/time constrained AI, Stochastic, partially observable games | 4.3-4.4 | |

06 Feb | R/4 | Project 1 implementation design | ||

11 Feb | T/5 | Propositional logic, Theorem proving, Math proofs | 5.0-5.2 | |

13 Feb | R/5 | Predicate logic, Unification | 5.3-5.4 | |

18 Feb | T/6 | Fuzzy logic | 8.0-8.3 | |

20 Feb | R/6 | Fuzzy logic continued | ||

25 Feb | T/7 | Bayesian reasoning revisited, Knowledge representation | 8.4, 6.0-6.1, 6.7-6.12 | |

27 Feb | R/7 | Production systems, Intelligent agents | ||

10 Mar | T/9 | Training and testing, Evaluating models, Supervised learning | 10.0-10.3 | How machines learn (CGP Grey); How machines *really* learn (CGP Grey) |

12 Mar | R/9 | Neural networks, Perceptron models | 11.0-11.4 | |

17 Mar | T/10 | Multilayer neural networks, Backpropagation | 11.5-11.6 | |

19 Mar | R/10 | Backpropagation continued, Hopfield and other NNs | 11.7 | |

24 Mar | T/11 | Genetic algorithms | 12.2-12.3 | |

26 Mar | R/11 | Genetic algorithms continued | ||

31 Mar | T/12 | Decision trees, linear models, Entropy | 10.4-10.5, 10.6-10.7 | |

02 Apr | R/12 | Entropy and ID3 continued | ||

07 Apr | T/13 | Hidden Markov models, Noisy channel model | 13.6, 13.9 | |

09 Apr | R/13 | HMMs and noisy channel model continued | ||

14 Apr | T/14 | Planning problems | 14.0-14.2 | |

16 Apr | R/14 | Planning as search | 14.3 | |

21 Apr | T/15 | Planning algorithms | 14.4 | |

23 Apr | R/15 | Responsive agents, emergent systems | ||

28 Apr | T/16 | Planning: monolithic systems vs emergent behaviour |