Stuart Russell*

Computer Science Division, University of California, Berkeley
and LIP6, Universite' Pierre et Marie Curie

Unifying logic and probability: A "New Dawn" for Artificial Intelligence?


Short bio

Stuart Russell is Professor (and former Chair) of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences and holds the Smith--Zadeh Chair in Engineering at the University of California at Berkeley.  He currently holds the Chaire Blaise Pascal in Paris, hosted by the Universite Pierre et Marie Curie. He is a fellow of AAAI, ACM, and AAAS and winner of the IJCAI Computers and Thought Award and the ACM Karl Karlstrom Outstanding Educator Award.  His book "Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach" (with Peter Norvig) is the standard text in artificial intelligence. He is also an Adjunct Professor of Neurosurgery at UCSF and a consultant to the UN on global nuclear explosion monitoring.

* L'orateur est soutenu par, et cette présentation est donnée sous les auspices de, la Chaire Internationale de Recherche Blaise Pascal financée par l'État et la Région d'Île de France, gérée par la Fondation de l'École Normale Supérieure.
* The speaker is supported by, and this talk is given under the auspices of, the Blaise Pascal International Research Chair, funded by l'État et la Région d'Île de France and administered by the Fondation de l'École Normale Supérieure.