AI in the 1980s and Beyond provides an inside report on current applications, trends, and future opportunities in one of the world's major centers of artificial intelligence research. The topics covered include a general perspective on AI, knowledge-based systems, expert systems tools and techniques, system building in medical diagnosis, AI and software engineering, intelligent natural language processing, automatic speech recognition, intelligent vision, seeing robots, robot programming, robot tactile sensing, and autonomous mobile robots.
W. Eric L. Grimson and Ramesh S. Patil are both Assistant Professors in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at MIT. AI in the 1980s and Beyond is included in the Artificial Intelligence series, edited by Patrick H. Winston, Michael Brady, and Daniel Bobrow.
"All of the papers are tutorial in nature and are written in a style that is easy to read."—American Reference Book Annual
"All of the papers are tutorial in nature and are written in a style that is easy to read. Extensive references are a also provided for the astute and more technically inclined reader."
—American Reference Book Annual