Artificial Inteligence

  • Isac Asimov created 3 laws

    1- A robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm.
    2- A robot must obey orders given it by human beings except where such orders would conflict with the First Law.
    3- A robot must protect its own existence as long as such protection does not conflict with the First or Second Law.
  • First Programming Language

    FORTAN (FORmula TRANslator), LISP (LISt Processor) and COBOL (COmmon Business Oriented Language) were the first programng languages. They were used for different things.
  • AI term first used

    John Mccarthy created the term AI. He defines it as "the science and engineering of making intelligent machines."
  • First Industrial Robot

    The first industrial robot was installed at General Motors in 1961. Developed by Joe Engelberger and George Devol.
  • SRI Robot

    Robots that do things that a human can't at the time...
    eg: wall climbing robot during war, to spy on the enemy.
  • Expert System

    Expert Systems, use human knowledge to solve problems that normally would require human intelligence.

    PROLOG (PROgramming in LOGic) was developed in 1970 at
    the University of Marseille in France by Alain Colmerauer and
    Philippe Roussel.
    Prolog is a non procedural language. Prolog is used in Java.
    From: Text book
  • Robot Eye

    Give sight to the robot. It is one of the senses which makes the robot a humanoid (same appearance as a human)
  • First Robocup Soccer

    The robocup soccer league allows software agents to control humanoid robots to compete against one another in a realistic simulation of the rules and physics of a game of soccer.
  • Interactive Robot Pets

    These robots look like animals, act like living animals and make the same sound as an animal. eg: The Lion Cub has blinking eyes, an animated mouth and an internal micro-controller with recorded lion cub sounds.
    Lion cub's sensor's are activated when you pet or hold it and will purr and mew.