VO 501.054/UE 501.096: Introduction to AI
2 SSt.=4 ECTS / 1 SSt.=1 ECTS
(WS 2016/17)

Tuesdays, 10:15-11:00 and 11:15-12:45

Start: Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Regular location: Seminar room at IAI


Paolo Petta

Email: intro-ai-2016 (at( ofai.at


Introduction to AI

Last modified: 2016-12-13 17:39:56

Table of contents

Organisational matters





Course Log and Presentation Materials

(published during the course)

2016-10-04: Preparatory meeting and first unit
2016-10-11: Intelligent Agents (AIMA Chapter 2)
2016-10-18: Intelligent Agents: Rationality, Environments
2016-10-25: Task Environments; Agent Programs
2016-11-01: (holiday, no course unit)
2016-11-08: Agent Programs, Agent Types
2016-11-15: Agent Architectures, Agent Types
2016-11-22: Agent Types, Learning Agents, Representations
2016-11-29: Problem-solving Agents
2016-12-06: Problem-solving Agents: Problem Types and Problem Definitions
2016-12-13: Problem Solving, Uninformed Searching
2016-12-20: Problem Solving, Uninformed Searching
2016-12-24 ... 2017-01-06: Christmas Break
2017-01-10: Uninformed and Informed Search
2017-01-17: Informed Search
2017-01-24: Informed Search
2017-01-31: First Exam (10:00-12:00)
Location: Seminar Room, IAI
Written exam, no use of materials allowed (bring a permanent/non-erasable blue or black pen and your Student ID!)

Background Literature (local copies)

Please note that many of these works are protected by copyrights and are made available for purposes related to the present course only!
(Please see Organisational matters for how to apply for access permission).


Other Relevant Web Sites

Suggestions for additions, corrections, and comments are always welcome!

Section for Artificial Intelligence and Decision Support of the Center for Medical Statistics, Informatics, and Intelligent Systems of the Medical University of Vienna.

Austrian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence (OFAI)

Paolo Petta
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