Lecture #
Date
Topic
Lecture
Reading Material
1
15/02
Course Overview , AI - Introduction, History

Tim Jones - Chapter 1
2
18/02
Problem solving as search, Search Space

Tim Jones - Chapter 2
3
22/02
Depth-first search, Breadth-first search, Best-first Search

Tim Jones - Chapter 2
4
25/02
Best-first search, A* Search, Greedy algorithm, Hill climbing

Tim Jones - Chapter 3
5
01/03
Search in adversarial games, Minimax Algorithm

Tim Jones - Chapter 4
6
08/03
Alpha-beta pruning, OLTP vs OLAP vs Datamining


7
11/03
Machine Learning - Classification vs Clustering, Decision Trees

Tim Jones - Chapter 6
Data Mining - Concepts & Techniques (Han, Kamber) - Chapter 6
8
15/03
Decision Trees, GINI Index, Entropy

Tim Jones - Chapter 6
Data Mining - Concepts & Techniques (Han, Kamber) - Chapter 6
9
15/03
Decision Trees, GINI Index, Entropy

Tim Jones - Chapter 6
Data Mining - Concepts & Techniques (Han, Kamber) - Chapter 6
10
18/03
Naive Bayes Classification

Data Mining - Concepts & Techniques (Han, Kamber) - Chapter 6
11
22/03
Naive Bayes Classification, Metrics for performance evaluation (Accuracy, Precision, Recall etc)



29/03
Term Exam - 1


12
01/04
Neural Networks


13
05/04
Neural Networks



08/04
Out of Country ( IranOpen 2011)



12/04
Out of Country ( IranOpen 2011)


14
15/04
Neural Networks


15
19/04
Review of Term Exam - I copies,
Clustering


16
22/04
Clustering, k-means


17
22/04
K-means algorithm, Project discussions


18
26/04
Logic and Reasoning - Propositional & Predicate logic

http://www.csse.monash.edu.au/~lloyd/tildeLogic/Prolog.toy/Examples/
19
29/04
Logic and Reasoning - Propositional & Predicate logic


20
29/04
Prolog, Bayesian Network


21
03/05
Bayesian Networks


22
13/05
Inference in Bayesian network


23
17/05
d-seperation, Markov Blanket, Serial, Converging, and Diverging connections


24
20/05
GeNie, IBAyes, Term Exam-II result

http://genie.sis.pitt.edu/downloads.html
25
24/05
Evolutionary Algorithms



26
27/05
Evolutionary Algorithms


27,28
29/05
Computer Vision - Guest Lecture by Mr. Ali Zaidi


29
31/05
Swarm Intelligence


30
03/05
Swarm Intelligence


31
07/05
Project Demos