The co-op bookstore for avid readers
Book Cover for: AI Essentials: An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence Technologies, Mohamed Makki

AI Essentials: An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence Technologies

Mohamed Makki

"AI Essential"
Introduction: Hello and Welcome to the fascinating world of Artificial Intelligence (AI)! This book offers a clear and concise exploration of AI, delving into its core concepts, applications, and ethical considerations. We will begin by understanding what AI is and uncover its intriguing history.
Unveiling the Core: Machine learning (ML) forms the backbone of AI, empowering machines to learn and improve without explicit programming. We will delve into the fascinating world of ML, exploring how it works through real-world examples. Next, we will encounter neural networks, inspired by the structure and function of the human brain. These intricate networks allow machines to process information in a comparable way, leading to remarkable capabilities. Deep learning, a subset of ML, leverages powerful neural networks with multiple layers. This enables machines to tackle complex tasks like image recognition and natural language processing with exceptional accuracy. The book will unveil the exciting potential of Artificial General Intelligence (AGI), a hypothetical future where machines possess higher levels of intelligence.
Intelligent Systems: We will explore the concept of intelligent agents, which are systems that can perceive their environment, reason, and take actions to achieve goals. Natural Language Processing (NLP) empowers machines to understand and respond to human language. Computer vision, another branch of AI, enables machines to "see" and interpret the visual world. This technology has revolutionized various fields, from self-driving cars to medical diagnostics.
The Ethical Landscape of AI: As AI continues to evolve, ethical considerations become paramount. We will discuss the importance of responsible AI development, addressing issues like bias, security, privacy, and potential job displacement in the age of automation.
AI in Robotics: The constructive collaboration between AI and Robotics is transforming industries. We will delve into various applications, including robot-assisted surgery, navigation and teleoperation, socially assistive robots, human-robot collaboration, and quality assurance powered by AI.
Search Algorithms: Search algorithms are the cornerstone of AI, empowering machines to find solutions efficiently. We will explore traditional and advanced search algorithms, highlighting how they contribute to AI's remarkable capabilities.
Understanding Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (KRR) in AI: Knowledge representation and reasoning (KRR) is a crucial aspect of AI, allowing machines to encode and manipulate knowledge to solve problems. We will explore how KRR works and its significance in various AI applications.
The Role of Explainable AI (XAI): Transparency is vital in AI systems. Explainable AI (XAI) helps us understand how AI arrives at its decisions, fostering trust and enabling responsible development.
Large Language Models and Generative AI: Large language models (LLMs) are a type of AI that processes and generates human-like text. We will explore the close relationship between LLMs and generative AI, a technology with the potential to revolutionize content creation.
Conclusion: As we conclude our exploration of AI, we will ponder its potential impact on the future. The book emphasizes the importance of responsible AI development, ensuring this technology benefits humanity.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Independently Published
  • Publish Date: May 26th, 2024
  • Pages: 62
  • Language: English
  • Edition: undefined - undefined
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.16in - 0.28lb
  • EAN: 9798326724816
  • Categories: Non-Classifiable