California State University Stanislaus
CS 4480: Artificial Intelligence
Welcome to CS 4480, Artificial Intelligence
Notational systems, structures, and strategies for their
choice; search strategies; parallel vs. serial processing;
communication and perception; applications in psychology,
medicine, and robotics.
• Understand in general what AI is and its goals and limitations.
• Gain a more detailed understanding of some of the core areas of AI, including: search, planning, and knowledge representation.
• Develop programming skills in languages commonly used in AI, such as Lisp, Python and Prolog.
• Study in depth one specific area of AI.
Announcements and Upcoming Events
Welcome to CS 4480!
||Office hours on Thursday, September 17 are changed (from 3-4 pm) to 2-3 pm in Naraghi 375|
||Office hours on Tuesday, September 29 are changed (from 1-2:30 pm) to 2-3:30 pm in Naraghi 375|
||Office hours on Thursday, October 1 are changed (from 3-4 pm) to 1-1:30 pm in Naraghi 375|
||Office hours for the week of October 19th:
Monday, October 19th, 1-3 pm in DBH 278
Tuesday, October 20th, 1-4 pm in Naraghi 375
Wednesday, October 21st - none
Thursday, October 22nd - none
Friday, October 23rd, 1-2 pm in Naraghi 375
and by appointment
||Office hours on Thursday, November 5 are changed (from 3-4 pm) to 1-2 pm in Naraghi 375|
Textbook is Artificial Intelligence: A Modern
Approach, Third Edition, by Russell and Norvig, Prentice
Hall 2009, ISBN:
(You may be able to get by with the Second Edition, there are copies of both editions in the CS Office.)
Instructor: Dr. Melanie Martin Office: Demergasso-Bava Hall 278 and Naraghi 375
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Office Phone: (209) 667-3787 and (209) 667-3269
Web Page: www.cs.csustan.edu/~mmartin
Monday 2:00 pm to 2:50 pm DBH 278
Tuesday 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm Naraghi 375
Wednesday 2:00 pm to 2:50 pm DBH 278
Thursday 3:00 pm to 3:50 pm Naraghi 375
and by appointment.
Prerequisite: CS 3100
Warning: I reserve the right to make changes to the
syllabus at any time during the term by announcing them in class
and on my web page.
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Courses or Academic Calendar)
Last day to add a class:
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|Last day to change grade
options (CR/NC) without instructor signature:
September 7, October 13, November
11, November 26-27, December 11.