23 Free ebooks On Artificial Intelligence!


Here we bring to you an awesome collection of 24 brilliant ebooks on Artificial Intelligence for robotics engineers and aspirants!

1. Computers and Thought: A practical Introduction to Artificial Intelligence

Author/s: Mike Sharples, et al.

Publisher: A Bradford Book, 1989

The purpose of this text is to help readers with small or no background in computing to cognitive science and artificial intelligence (AI). It focuses on the psychological, philosophical and social effects of artificial intelligence.

2. The World and Mind of Computation and Complexity

Author/s: Gregg Schaffter

Publisher: Smashwords, 2013

With the increasing developments in technology, the research of creating human-like intelligence in artificial form which can be self-aware and can act like humans. This textbook explores how close we are to creating a true artificially intelligent being.

3. Virtual Reality: Human Computer Interaction

Author/s: Xin-Xing Tang (ed.)

Publisher: InTech, 2012

Virtual reality has a major effect on information organization and management and even changes design principle of information systems, which will make it adapt to application requirements. The book aims to provide a broader perspective of virtual reality.

4. The Age of Intelligent Machines

Author/s: Ray Kurzweil

Publisher: The MIT Press, 1992

The author of the book Raymond Kurzweil, a visionary computer scientist discusses the past, present, and future scenario and scope of artificial intelligence starting right from its initial philosophical and mathematical roots to tempting glimpses of 21st-century machines with superior intelligence.

5. Artificial Intelligence: Foundations of Computational Agents

Author/s: David Poole, Alan Mackworth

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 2010

The book talks about the science of artificial intelligence, it brings out AI as the study of designing the intelligent computational agents. Structured as a textbook, this book serves to a wide variety of readers including professionals and researchers.

6. Fault Detection

Author/s: Wei Zhang

Publisher: InTech, 2010

Fault diagnosis technology is a synthetic technology, which relates to several subjects: modern control theory, reliability theory, mathematical statistics, fussy set theory, information handling, pattern recognition and artificial intelligence.

7. Multiagent Systems: Algorithmic, Game-Theoretic, and Logical Foundations

Author/s: Yoav Shoham, Kevin Leyton-Brown

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 2008

Multiagent systems consist of multiple autonomous entities having different information and diverging interests. This comprehensive introduction to the field offers a computer science perspective, but also draws on ideas from game theory.

8. Ambient Intelligence

Author/s: Felix Jesus Villanueva Molina

Publisher: InTech, 2010

In this book we analyze a selection of open problems which we consider the key ones in order to let ambient intelligence become a reality. This book provides the reader with a good idea about the current research lines in ambient intelligence.

9. Self-Organizing Maps

Author/s: George K Matsopoulos

Publisher: InTech, 2010

Contents: Learning the Number of Clusters in Self Organizing Map; Neural-Network Enhanced Visualization of High-Dimensional Data; SOM-based Applications in Remote Sensing; Segmentation of Satellite Images Using SOM; Face Recognition Using SOM; etc.

10. Autonomous Agents

Author/s: Vedran Kordic

Publisher: InTech, 2010

The field of multi agent systems investigates the process underlying distributed problem solving and designs some protocols and mechanisms involved in this process. This book presents an overview of the research issues in the field of multi agents.

11. Artificial Intelligence – Agents and Environments

Author/s: William John Teahan

Publisher: BookBoon, 2010

This book is the first in a series on Artificial Intelligence. It provides an introduction to the topic with an emphasis on the use of agent-oriented design. Topics include agents, environments, agent movement, and agent embodiment.

12. Artificial Intelligence – Agent Behaviour

Author/s: William John Teahan

Publisher: BookBoon, 2010

This book adopts a behaviour-based approach to the design of agent-oriented systems. The topics covered from a behaviour-based perspective include agent communication, searching, knowledge and reasoning, and intelligence.

13. The Quest for Artificial Intelligence

Author/s: Nils J. Nilsson

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 2009

Artificial intelligence is a field within computer science that is attempting to build enhanced intelligence into computer systems. This book traces the history of the subject, from the eighteenth-century pioneers to the work of today-s AI engineers.

14. Computational Intelligence and Modern Heuristics

Author/s: Al-Dahoud Ali

Publisher: InTech, 2010

This book will take its readers on a stunning voyage of computational intelligence heuristics research and applications. Computational intelligence techniques are covered, ranging from neural networks, fuzzy logic, genetic algorithms, etc.

15. Artificial Intelligence through Prolog

Author/s: Neil C. Rowe

Publisher: Prentice-Hall, 1988

Artificial intelligence is a hard subject to learn. The author have written a book to make it easier. He explains difficult concepts in a simple, concrete way. This book is intended for all first courses in artificial intelligence.

16. Foundations of Constraint Satisfaction

Author/s: Edward Tsang

Publisher: Academic Press, 1993

This book was the first attempt to define the field of constraint satisfaction. It covers both the theoretical and the implementation aspects of the subject. It provides a framework for studying this field and relates different research.

17. Swarm Intelligence: Focus on Ant and Particle Swarm Optimization

Author/s: Felix T.S. Chan, Manoj K. Tiwari

Publisher: InTech, 2007

Motivated by the capability of the biologically inspired algorithms, the book aims to present recent developments in optimization with swarm intelligence techniques. The book also presents some selected representative case studies.

18. Encyclopedia of Computational Intelligence

Author/s: Eugene M. Izhikevich, at al.

Publisher: Scholarpedia, 2009

Encyclopedia of Computational Intelligence covers neural networks, evolutionary computation, robotics, machine learning and pattern recognition, graphs and complexity, artificial intelligence, information theory, fuzzy systems, signal analysis, etc.

19. The Boundaries of Humanity: Humans, Animals, Machines

Author/s: J. Sheehan, M. Sosna

Publisher: University of California Press, 1991

To the age-old debate over what it means to be human, the relatively new fields of sociobiology and artificial intelligence bring new insights. What have these two fields in common? Have they affected the way we define humanity?

20. Affective Computing

Author/s: Jimmy Or

Publisher: IN-TECH, 2008

An overview of state of the art research in Affective Computing. It presents new ideas, original results and practical experiences in this increasingly important research field. The book consists of 23 chapters categorized into four sections.

21. Artificial Intelligence and Responsive Optimization

Author/s: M. Khoshnevisan, S. Bhattacharya, F. Smarandache

Publisher: Xiquan, 2003

The purpose of this book is to apply the Artificial Intelligence and control systems to different real models. The text is designed for graduate students and researchers who are active in the applications of AI and Control Systems in modeling.

22. Artificial Intelligence and Molecular Biology

Author/s: Lawrence Hunter

Publisher: AAAI Press, 1993

A current sampling of AI approaches to problems of biological significance. The text covers genetic sequence analysis, protein structure representation and prediction, automated data analysis aids, and simulation of biological systems.

23. Brief Introduction to Educational Implications of Artificial Intelligence

Author/s: David Moursund

Publisher: University of Oregon, 2006

This book is designed to help teachers learn about the educational implications of current uses of Artificial Intelligence as an aid to solving problems and accomplishing tasks. The text is designed for self-study or for use in workshops.


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