Research in Progress at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Artificial Intelligence Laboratory

  • Berthold K. P. Horn
  • David Marr
  • John Hollerbach
  • Gerald J. Sussman
  • Patrick H. Winston
  • Randall Davis
  • Marvin L. Minsky


The MIT AI Laboratory has a long tradition of research in most aspects of Artificial Intelligence. Currently, the major foci include computer vision, manipulation, learning, English-language understanding, VLSI design, expert engineering problem solving, common-sense reasoning, computer architecture, distributed problem solving, models of human memory, programmer apprentices, and human education.
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