Notes and Reading - Lecture #8

Lecture #8 looked at state machines.


Notes are available in two formats:


The lecture covered material from Chapter 5 of the textbook. Read through this, making sure you understand how the version of the wall following robot on pages 72-73 works.

The lecture did not cover Section 5.4 from the textbook (pages 77-79) and you do not need to cover it in your reading either.

The original paper on Elman networks is:

Elman, J.L. (1990). Finding structure in time. Cognitive Science, 14, 179-211.