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Questions tagged [ai-basics]

Use for basic, fundamental questions about AI theory or practice. (i.e. design, application, implementation, mathematics of AI, philosophy of AI, etc.)

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The possibility of emerging of the psychology of an artificial intelligence

The question, in short, is: what the possibility of emerging of the new branch of the psychology - the psychology of an artificial intelligence? Possibly as a new branch of an engineering psychology, ...
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How do I use truth tables to prove Entailment?

For example, consider an agent concerned with predicting the weather, with variable R indicating whether or not it is likely to rain, variable C indicating whether or not it is cloudy, and variable L ...
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Applied Math relevant to AI

My background is in electrical engineering (BS, MS EE/Signal Processing) and I have a good grasp of CS foundations (Data Structures, Algorithms, OS, Discrete Math) and software engineering. I have ...
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How to model Tangram in search space.

I wonder if there is a such model of the Tangram game so that it can be solved by search tree techniques,but the main problem is how to represent the all the states, if any, since given a ...
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What is the name of an AI system that learns by trial and error?

Imagine a system that controls dampers in a complex vent system that has an objective to perfectly equalize the output from each vent. The system has sensors for damper position, flow at various ...
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Can anyone suggest reference books to start with AI

I would really like to start with artificial intelligence with python or java , but have no idea where to look for reference material,please help me out with it.
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What is the best book for learn Artificial Intelligence [closed]

What is the best book for learn Artificial Intelligence?
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Dependance of Value Function of an MDP on Policy

From what I understand, the value function estimates how 'good' it is for an agent to be in a state and a policy is a mapping of actions to state. So if I have understood value function and policies ...
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In what way can we measure control between humans and machines?

This is not a soft question. Neither is this question related to singularity conjecture or wars with robots. This question seeks a mathematical formulation of what is currently only qualitative and ...
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How can I classify relevant and irrelevant images from the Database?

I have a mixed image database(unstructured data). In the database there are some images that i am interested in and I want to discard the rest by using cnn. I am not looking for specific objects in ...
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How to learn AI

I'm a web developer and have been doing web development since years now, I've also built some hybrid applications and before to start we development I've also worked on desktop applications and have ...
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How to implement an artificial network that outputs an integer within a range?

The goal is to implement an artificial network that, based on training samples labelled with positive integers, outputs a positive integer. Perhaps I am not searching for the correct thing but all ...
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What method and tools should I use for AI that suggests/assigns a person for a task?

I'm trying to learn AI and thinking to apply it to our system. We have an application for Translation industry. What we are doing now is the Coordinator assigns a ...
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In the implementation of AI programming, does DFS always stop when it has found the leftmost solution?

I'm a fresh learner of AI. I was told that depth-first search is not an optimal searching algorithm since "it finds the 'leftmost' solution, regardless of depth or cost". Therefore, does it mean that ...
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What is Artificial Intelligence?

I am new to the subject of AI. My teacher told me that there is no exact definition of AI which we can single out. My question is how can I define Artificial Intelligence in the best possible way?
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How do I change the values of a neural net

I'm trying to have a go at building a neural net, but I can't seem to figure out how to optimise the connections. I've tried to have a look online and it came up with "backpropagation". I looked ...
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What happens to the training data after your machine learning model has been trained?

I am completely new to all this, for the life of me I can't find the answer to this question anywhere on Google. What happens after you have used machine learning to train your model? What happens to ...
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What does it mean for a neuron in a neural network to be activated?

I just stumbled upon the concept of neuron coverage, which is the ratio of activated neurons and total neurons in a neural network. But what does it mean for a neuron to be "activated"? I know what ...
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Keeping track of visited states in Breadth-first Search

So I was trying to implement BFS on a Sliding Blocks puzzle (number type). Now the main thing I noticed that is if you have a 4*4 board the number of states can be ...
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Turing test vs machine learning

I am trying to understand if there is a fine line between Turing test and the development of Machine learning. Can we say as Turing test aims to develop machines or methods to reach human-level ...
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Basic Concept of Chatbot using Wit.ai

I am trying to create a chatbot application where user can create their own bot like Botengine. After going through google I saw I need some NLP api to process user's query. As per wit.ai basic ...
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What are some examples of everyday systems that use AI?

I would like to know some daily basis applications of AI. I think these might be relevant examples: Google search engine Face recognition on iPhone Are my examples correct? Could you provide some ...
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Double pooling layers

In what scenario when assembling a DL CNN would you want to have two adjacent pooling layers, without a convolutional layer between?
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Is true random number generation an AI concept?

As it can be easily pointed out that true random numbers cannot be generated fully by programming and some random seed is required. On the other hand, humans can easily generate any random number ...
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Could an AI be built to learn based of interaction with a human?

Following my recent chat on this network, I have been advised to form this question. Background: Currently a neural network or deep-learning/machine learning is programmed to interact with specific ...
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How can a wearable device/fitness bands identify movement patterns?

I am trying to construct something like a wearable to be able to track hand movement to recognize gestures out of them. I have used Mi Fit and have found it to count footsteps based on the hand moving ...
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What beginner-friendly machine learning method should I use to make teams for my pickup ultimate frisbee club fairly balanced?

A bunch of friends and I play ultimate every week. Recently I wrote a program to choose our teams for us, as well as keep track of certain data (like which players were on which team, which team won, ...
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What skills are needed to succeed at artificial intelligence field?

I am currently studying information systems engineering (BA) and I'm thinking of getting a master degree in Artificial Intelligence.So, What are the main important skills do I need to succeed at this ...
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Deep Q-Network concepts and implementation

How does sequential DQN work? How would one construct the simple sequential DQN? OpenAI Baselines: DQN
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What are neural networks?

I have recently got into AI and I am eager to learn about its concepts. In some of the information I saw about AI, there was a lot about neural networks. Neural networks seem to be (something along ...
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Listen, Attend and Spell

I was reading the Listen, Attend and Spell paper and did not understand some terms/concepts. I need help with the following: what is pyramid Bidirectional LSTM and how it helps to reduce the time ...
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Regression with more than one output, neural network

Currently in my country, there is a system in which certain groups of researchers upload information on products of scientific interest, such as research articles, books, patents, software, among ...
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Beginners Courses for ML/AI [duplicate]

Is there a compilation of ML/AI Free Online Courses available for Beginners? Can you folks share the link ?
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Number of node expansions performed by Breadth first search

an agent aims to find a path on a hexagonal map with initial state s0 in the center and goal state s⋆ at the bottom as depicted below. The map is parametrized by the distance n ≥ 1 from s0 to any of ...
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If Deep Learning is non convex, then why use convex loss?

I was just reading through some convex optimization textbooks to hopefully improve my deep learning understanding and come up with new ideas. Halfway through, I decided to Google a bit! It's obvious ...
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Design ads and posters with Machine Learning

I would like to write a program that takes a number of elements as input (some images and some strings) and outputs a design (the program places the images and strings on a canvas, but also styles the ...
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AI Knowledge Based System: I am having difficulties understanding proposition logic

I am having difficulties wrapping my head around how the answer is being produced. How does the solution come up with the answer 3? How does one derive the answer 3 from the truth table? For example ...
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How to design a recommendation system for shift swapping?

I need to design an algorithm such that it handles the request for shift swapping. The algorithm will recommend a list of people who are more likely to swap that shift with the person by analyzing ...
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Why MLP momentum term must be in the range 0-1?

Why momentum factor greater than 1 is a bad idea? What are the mathematical conclusions?
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Data Interpretation technique

In the model generation, in machine learning (consider supervised) If some data change the previous model function drastically then we should study that data. Does it happen? How to handle such ...
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How to handle varying types and length of inputs in a neural network?

After learning the basics of neural networks and coding one working with the MNIST dataset, I wanted to go to the next step by making one which is able to play a game. I wanted to make it work on a ...
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Bayes' theorem and implementation in line expression

What is Bayes' theorem and Bayes' error? How is it implemented through line expression in Machine Learning?
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NEAT crossover - what to do with disjoint and excess genes

According to the original paper "Genes that do not match are inherited from the more fit parent" But what if the more fit parent has lesser nodes compared to the other, will the disjoint/excess genes ...
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How to change a weight/bias with gradient

After watching 3Blue1Brown's tutorial series, and an array of others, I'm attempting to make my own neural network from scratch. So far, I'm able to calculate the gradient for each of the weights and ...
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How does one make it obvious that the structure of a neural network should be what it is?

I am a beginner: I've only read a book about neural network and barely implemented one in C. In short: A neural network is built out of nodes, Each node holds an output: ...
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Tools to Create an Electronic Assistant?

I am new to AI programming and was wondering what are some good tools to begin creating an electronic assistant (similar to OK Google or siri) I do know JAVA, but I don't know how helpful that would ...
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Which library / algorithm should I use to recognise a specific facial expression (C#)

I have a friend who, after having a stroke, now has locked-in syndrome who and can now only move his eyes and eyelids. I've been working on some C# software (written in Unity3D) to help him to ...
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Can machine learning help me digest asymmetrical order descriptions?

I have order data, here's a sample: ...
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Design neural network for generating sorting networks

How would you design a neural network that generates the positions of comparators in a sorting network given a set of numbers. I've tried to modify some already implemented networks that given a set ...
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Which programming language is more used in AI the LISP or PROLOG?

I have Read much about the programming languages being used in AI specially LISP and PROLOG but just wanted to know about the current situation of the both these languages in AI. Can somebody tell me ...