Hector J. Levesque

Hector J. Levesque is Professor of Computer Science at the University of Toronto.

Books by this Author

By Hector J. Levesque, Gerhard Lakemeyer
The idea of knowledge bases lies at the heart of symbolic, or "traditional," artificial intelligence. A knowledge-based system decides how to act by running formal reasoning procedures over a body of explicitly represented knowledge—a knowledge base. The system is not programmed for specific tasks; rather, it is told what it needs to know and expected to infer the rest.This book...