What is AI?

History of AI? We call ourselves Homo sapiens-man the wise-because our mental capacities are so important to us. For thousands of years, we have tried to understand how we think; that is, how a mere handful of stuff can perceive, understand, predict, arid manipulate a world far larger and more complicated than itself. The field … Read more

History of Artificial Intelligence ( AI )

What Is History Of Artificial Intelligence? The gestation of artificial intelligence (1943-1955) History of Artificial Intelligence: The first work that is now generally recognized as Artificial Intelligence was done by Warren McCulloch and Walter Pitts (1943). They drew on three sources: knowledge of the basic physiology and function of neurons in the brain; a formal … Read more

Agent In Artificial Intelligence ( AI )

What is Agent ? An agent is anything that can be viewed as perceiving its environment through sensors and acting upon that environment through actuators. This simple idea is illustrated in Figure 2.1. A human agent has eyes, ears, and other organs for sensors and hands, legs, mouth, and other body parts for actuators. A … Read more

The Nature Of Environments | Types

What Is Nature Of Environment? Now that we have a definition of rationality, we are almost ready to think about building rational agents. First, however, we must think about task environments, which are essentially the “problems” to which rational agents are the “solutions.” We begin by showing how to specify a task environment, illustrating the … Read more

The Structure Of Agents | Simple reflex agents | Learning agents

What Is Structure of Agents? So far we have talked about agents by describing behavior-the action that is performed after any given sequence of percepts. Now, we will have to bite the bullet and talk about how the insides work. The job of A1 is to design the agent program that implements the agent function … Read more