Intelligent Agents

author: John Lloyd, Australian National University
published: April 1, 2009,   recorded: February 2009,   views: 20775


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An agent is an entity that receives percepts from the environment in which it is operating and applies actions to the environment in order to achieve its goals. The notion of an agent provides a unifying conceptual framework for current research in artificial intelligence.

In these three lectures, I will introduce the basic ideas of agents, describe some agent architectures, and comment briefly on relevant philosophical and historical issues.

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Comment2 S.Stefano, July 23, 2020 at 2:14 p.m.:

The 3 videos presented by John Lloyd are excellent. His presentation is relatable to learners of all experience levels. Fantastic work!

Comment3 Shubham Sawant, February 3, 2022 at 12:02 a.m.:

The presented video is much simple to understand the concepts of AI. I am clear with all my basic doubts. Thank you.

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Fantastic explanation to understand even the basic concepts of AI with an ease.

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Great videos with simple explanations. The examples used, made the concepts easy to understand.

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good lecture

Comment7 Niyati Ghagada, February 2, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.:

Concepts are easier to understand through this video.
Excellent explanation of Artificial Intelligence and Agents, Rational agents and more other concepts.

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