CS 405/605 - Artificial Intelligence
Spring 2012 Current Schedule
Last update: 01/24/12

Date
Scheduled Topics
Actual Topics
01/19
Intro, Tic-tac-toe vs. Chess
same
01/24
FF NNs, mountain search, randomness, evolution
01/26
tournaments, evaluation, sigmoid, McCulloch/Pitts
01/31
Scan Blondie24 (1-100)
02/02
Scan Blondie24 (101-200)
02/07
Scan Blondie24 (201-303)
02/09
Board Representation, Searching, Caching, Cycles
02/14
8 puzzle, Problem Formulation
02/16
Tournament Rules, DFS, BFS, IDS
Board Evaluation Function DUE
02/21
Review NN Timing Results
02/23
Minimax & Alpha-Beta Pruning
02/28
Work Session
03/01
Work Session
Neural Network Evolver DUE
03/06
Mid-term exam
(in-class, closed-book)
03/08
Work Session
Move Generator & Alpha-Beta Search DUE
03/13
Spring Break
Spring Break
03/15
Spring Break
Spring Break
03/20
Mid-term Review
03/22
Work Session
GUI DUE
03/27
Oral Progress Reports
03/29
Oral Progress Reports
Game Play/Tournament SW DUE
04/03
Einstein Quiz
04/05
Pentominoes Solver
04/10
Introduction to LISP
04/12
Tournament SW/GUI Testing (No Lecture)
04/17
Logic Programming & Prolog Intro
04/19
Tournament Dry-run (No Lecture)
04/24
Expert Systems
04/26
Tournament Round-Robin Games
No play, no points
05/01
Double Elimination Checkers Tournament
No play, no points
05/03
Oral Final Reports (605 only)
05/08
Final Exam 1:00-3:00pm
(in-class, closed-book)