This course is intended for practicing scientists, engineers and management personnel of all disciplines. It aims to give a broad understanding of the basis of intelligent systems including an awareness of the nature of problems in which such systems can be exploited.
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At a glance
- 10 - 14 Feb 2020
- 25 - 29 Jan 2021
- Duration5 days
- LocationCranfield University at Shrivenham
Accredited Short Course fee - £1,450
Standalone Short Course fee - £1,750
Course structureThe course includes a number of practicals and demonstrations designed to supplement the lectures and present an overview of the current state-of-the-art.
- application areas of intelligent systems,
- intelligent system architecture,
- knowledge engineering and control,
- languages used in expert systems,
- Bayesian interference,
- fuzzy logic,
- decision support systems,
- introduction to CLIPS (a tool to develop expert systems),
- introduction to SOAR (a unified architecture for developing intelligent systems).
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When taken as an Accredited Short Course, 10 credit points can be put towards the Defence and Security (Technology) MSc, Defence Simulation and Modelling MSc or the Military Operational Research MSc. Find out more about short course credit points.
SpeakersDr Venkat Sastry
ConcessionsA limited number of MOD sponsored places are available
Location and travelCranfield Defence and Security (CDS) is a Cranfield School based at the Ministry of Defence establishment on the Oxfordshire/Wiltshire borders.
Shrivenham itself lies in the picturesque Vale of the White Horse, close to the M4 motorway which links London and South Wales. It is 7 miles from Swindon, the nearest town, which lies off the M4 at the hub of Britain’s motorway network.
Bath, Cheltenham, Bristol and Oxford are all within an hour’s drive and London less than two hours away by car.
All visitors must be pre-booked in at reception by the person they are visiting on the campus.
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