Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a field that has a long history but is still constantly and actively growing and changing. Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology is increasingly prevalent in our everyday lives. It has uses in a variety of industries from gaming, journalism/media, to finance, as well as in the state-of-the-art research fields from robotics, medical diagnosis, and quantum science.
Please check local date and time for First session to be held on June 3, 2019 at 6:30 PM US Pacific time
This class will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays starting June 3, 2019 at 6:30pm US Pacific Time
Each session will be 2 hours long
There will be 8 sessions, ending on June 26, 2019
About this course
The duration of the course is 16 hours.
What do self-driving cars, face recognition, web search, industrial robots, missile guidance, and tumor detection have in common?
They are all complex real world problems being solved with applications of intelligence (AI).
This course will provide a broad understanding of the basic techniques for building intelligent computer systems and an understanding of how AI is applied to problems.
What you will learn in this course?
In this course, you’ll learn the basics of modern AI as well as some of the representative applications of AI. Along the way, we also hope to excite you about the numerous applications and huge possibilities in the field of AI, which continues to expand human capability beyond our imagination.
What are the pre-requisites?
No prerequisite is required.
Some statistics, probability, computer background will be helpful
Introduction, course logistics. History of AI, what is AI and what it can do.
The use of AI in life and business, AI Agents and domain knowledge representation
Deterministic AI environments, information classification, clustering and normalization
Stochastic AI environments, randomness and probabilistic reasoning
AI result processing and comparisons, distance metrics, algorithm training, OCR sample
Introduction to AI algorithms, scoring, error calculation
Uninformed and heuristic search, A* algorithm and graph traversal, adversarial search
Constraint Satisfaction Problems
Machine Learning: basic concepts, linear models, K nearest neighbors, neural networks
Decision theory, features and relationships, computational sustainability.