Lecture - Introduction to Knowledge Representation SS 2011

Friday, Apr 1, 2011

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Topics covered in the course

The course introduces techniques for knowledge representation and reasoning. The topics covered are:

  • First-order logic
  • Expressing knowledge
  • Full clausal logic
  • Horn logic
  • Procedural representations
  • Answer set programming
  • Production systems
  • Description logics
  • Inheritance networks
  • Defaults
  • Action
  • Planning
  • Abductive explanations
  • Expressiveness/tractability trade-offs

Course Dates

This course starts on: 11th April 2011.

Lecture Monday 11:45h - 13:15h AH IV
Wednesday 8:15h - 09:45h AH IV
Tutorial Wednesday 15:15h - 16:45h AH III



Ronald J. Brachman and Hector J. Levesque.
Knowledge Representation and Reasoning.
2003. BibTex entry

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