Chapter 12. Artificial Intelligence Comes of Age

  1. Paul Warren Theoretical Physics, MSc in Electronics Project Director,
  2. Dr John Davies chairman Fellow Chartered Engineer Group Technical Advisor and
  3. David Brown BSc in Mathematics, MSc in Economics Head systems engineer Sloan Fellowship
  1. Simon Thompson

Published Online: 8 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470758656.ch12

ICT Futures: Delivering Pervasive, Real-Time and Secure Services

ICT Futures: Delivering Pervasive, Real-Time and Secure Services

How to Cite

Thompson, S. (2008) Artificial Intelligence Comes of Age, in ICT Futures: Delivering Pervasive, Real-Time and Secure Services (eds P. Warren, J. Davies and D. Brown), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470758656.ch12

Editor Information

  1. BT, UK

Author Information

  1. BT, Adastral Park, Martlesham Health, Ipswich, Suffolk IP5 3RE, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 11 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470997703

Online ISBN: 9780470758656

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Keywords:

  • computer chess player - key challenge problem;
  • Artificial intelligence (AI);
  • computer chess researchers and Alpha-Beta search;
  • endgame databases;
  • IBM and Deep Blue machine;
  • AI Winter and AI Spring;
  • American Association for Artificial Intelligence (AAAI);
  • constraint satisfaction and constraint programming;
  • social networking sites - Facebook and MySpace

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The AI Winter and AI Spring

  • Old Successes and New Failures?

  • Impact in BT: Heuristic Search and Constraint Satisfaction

  • Impact in BT: Fuzzy Logic and Data Analytics

  • The Wider Impact of AI

  • The Future

  • The Next Steps in AI

  • References