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 CS 3610

Artificial Intelligence

Fall 2016

Instructor: Dr. Ben Schafer

Check here frequently for announcements, assignments, changes to the schedule, etc.

Date Pre Class Assignment Session Links and Announcements Assignment
8/21   Session 1 - Introductions Assign: HW0
8/23   Session 2 - How do we define AI? Due: HW0
8/25 Read Section 1.1
Skim sections 1.2-1.5
Read Sections 2.1-2.3
Session 3 - Various ways to consider AI  
8/28 Read Sections 2.4 Session 4 - Defining rational agents  
8/30 Read 3.1-3.3 Session 5 - Problem-Solving agents  
9/1 Read 3.4 Session 6 - Uninformed Search  
9/4 No Class    
9/6   Session 7 - Uninformed Search  
9/8   Session 8 - Uninformed Search Assign : HW1
9/11 Read 3.5 Session 9 - Heuristic Search  
9/13 Read 3.6 Session 10 - Heuristic Search  
9/15   Session 11 - Wrapup Due : HW1
9/18   Exam 1 - Chapters 2 and 3  
9/20 Read 4.1 (Localized Search) Session 12 - Beyond Classic Search  
9/22   Session 13 - GA based Search Assign: HW2
9/25 Read 5.1 (Adversarial Search) Session 14 - Adversarial Search  
9/27   Session 15 - MiniMax  
9/29   Session 16 - MiniMax and Pruning  
10/2   Session 17 - MiniMax Activity Due: HW2
Assign: HW3
10/4 Read 7.1-7.2 (Propositional Logic) Session 18 - Logic Based Agents  
10/6 No Class    
10/9   Exam 2 - Chs. 4 and 5  
10/11 Read 7.2-7.4 Session 19  
10/13 Read 7.5 (This section is heavy on the mathematics, but do what you can to understand what is going on - in particular the subsection on chaining). Session 20 Due: HW3
10/16 Read 8.1-8.3 (First Order Logic) Session 21  
10/18 Read 9.1-9.4 (Inference in Logic) Session 22 Assign: HW4
10/20 Learning Prolog Session 23

Due: HW4
Assign: HW5

10/23 Read 10.1-10.3 (Planning) Session 24  
10/25   Session 25  
10/27   Session 26 Due: HW5
Assign: HW6
10/30   Session 27  
11/1   Session 28  
11/3   Session 29  
11/6   Exam #3 - Logic and Planning (bits of 7-10) Due: HW6
11/8 Read 18.1-18.3 Session 30  
11/10   Session 31  
11/13  

Session 32

 
11/15 Read 19.1 Session 33 Assign: HW7
11/17 Read 18.7 Session 34  
11/27   Session 35  
11/29   Session 36  
12/1   Session 37

Due: HW7

12/4      
12/6   Exam #4 - Learning  
12/8      
12/11 Final Exam 10:00-11:50