AgentsInVR&AR

Embodied Agents in Virtual and Augmented Realities

Kris Thorisson

Course E6998-004, Dept. of Computer Science, Columbia University, Fall 2002.

Professor K. R. Thórisson, Ph.D.


Interdisciplinary course focusing on the integration and architectural challenge of designing intelligent, embodied agents that can interact and communicate with real humans in real situations. Weaves together aspects from cognitive science, psychology and artificial intelligence. Emphasizes modular approach to building A.I. systems.

Counts as a Ph.D. breadth elective in the Advanced A.I. area.


Term papers and a programming project required. No final exam.
Prerequisite: CS W4701 Introduction to A.I. or equivalent.
Limited to 20 students.


This course is put up here so that it may be used by others. Feel free to modify and adapt to your own needs.


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Project created: 2004-08-24