Basic Tools, On Camera

Day Topic Reading
1 The big picture
Generate and test47–50
Problem reduction53–60
Rule chaining119–147
Knowledge engineering167–169
2 Heuristic searchChapter 4
Optimal searchChapter 5
Constraint satisfaction
Search + constraint satisfaction
3 Nearest neighbors397–403
Recognition trees423–437
Genetic algorithms
4 Neural nets443–457
Support vectorsPPT notes

Big Ideas, Off Camera

Day Author Topic Focus on
1 Turing Test for success First and final few pages
Minsky K-line archetecture Whole thing
2 Marr Scientific methodology Whole thing
Brooks Engineering methodology Whole thing
3 Spelke Language and orientation Skim whole thing
Borchardt Change, not state Skip details
4 Winston The right way No reading