Introduction to Agents:Structure of Intelligent Agents – Problem Solving Agents- Formulating Problems
Overview of Uninformed Searching Strategies – Informed Search Methods. Game Playing as Search. Knowledge Based Agents Representation - Logics- First Order Logic - Reflex Agents Building a Knowledge Base - General Ontology -Inference - Logical Recovery. Planning Agents – Planning in Situational Calculus - Representation of Planning - Partial Order Planning- Practical Planners – Conditional Planning.
Agents Acting Under Uncertainty – Probability Notation – Bayes’ Rule. Probabilistic Reasoning - Belief Networks - Utility Theory Decision Network- Value of Information- Learning Agents – Learning from Observations –Knowledge in Learning -Case Studies on Applications of AI.