Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Anthony G Cohn
    Pages 60-95
  3. B. J. Wielinga, B. Bredeweg, J. A. Breuker
    Pages 96-124
  4. Sam Steel
    Pages 146-188
  5. Jens Erik Fenstad
    Pages 189-233

About these proceedings


This book gives an in-depth treatment of the latest results in a selection of core topics of AI. Its aim is to make available to students and practitioners active in AI those results in a form suitable for people who are already informed about the basics of AI. The treatment is in tutorial form, and the material originates from the series of Advanced Courses in AI that are regularly offered by the European Coordinating Committee for AI. The topics treated are Learning Systems, Planning, Automated Deduction, Qualitative Reasoning, Knowledge Engineering, Natural Language Understanding, and AI Programming. Through reading this book the interested reader will gain a clearer understanding and better perspective of a rapidly evolving field.


artificial intelligence automated deduction expert system intelligence knowledge knowledge engineering learning machine learning natural language programming programming language

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Advanced Topics in Artificial Intelligence
  • Book Subtitle 2nd Advanced Course, ACAI '87 Oslo, Norway, July 28 – August 7, 1987
  • Editors Rolf T. Nossum
  • Series Title Lecture Notes in Computer Science
  • Series Abbreviated Title Lect Notes Comput Sci
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1988
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-540-50676-8
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-540-46068-8
  • Series ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series E-ISSN 1611-3349
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VII, 233
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Artificial Intelligence
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