1st Edition

Artificial Intelligence and Digital Systems Engineering

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ISBN 9780367545475
August 6, 2021 Forthcoming by CRC Press
128 Pages 3 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

The resurgence of artificial intelligence has been fueled by the availability of the present generation of high-performance computational tools and techniques. This book is designed to provide introductory guidance to artificial intelligence, particularly from the perspective of digital systems engineering.

Artificial Intelligence and Digital Systems Engineering provides a general introduction to the origin of AI and covers the wide application areas and software and hardware interfaces. It will prove to be instrumental in helping new users expand their knowledge horizon to the growing market of AI tools, as well as showing how AI is applicable to the development of games, simulation, and consumer products, particularly using artificial neural networks.

This book is for the general reader, university students, and instructors of industrial, production, civil, mechanical, and manufacturing engineering. It will also be of interest to managers of technology, projects, business, plants, and operations.

Table of Contents

1. Origin of AI. 2. The First AI Conference. 3. Distinct Areas of AI. 4. AI as an Empirical Science. 5. The Past and Present waves of AI. 6. The Hype and Hay of AI. 7. Traditional and Contemporary Applications of AI. 8. The Draw of AI in a Digital Age. 9. Defining an AI-Amenable Problem. 10. Human Intelligence Versus Machine Intelligence. 11. Natural Language Processing. 12. Machine Learning. 13. Neural Networks. 14. Knowledge Acquisition and Transfer. 15. Fuzzy Systems Engineering.

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Adedeji Badiru is a professor of systems engineering at the Graduate School of Engineering and Management at the Air Force Institute of Technology. He was previously Professor and Department Head of Industrial Engineering at the University of Tennessee, and Professor of Industrial Engineering at the University of Oklahoma. He is a registered professional engineer (PE), a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), and a Fellow of the Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers. He is the author of over 30 books, 34 book chapters, and 80 technical journal articles. He is a member of several professional associations and scholastic honor societies.