Notes and Reading - Lecture #6

Lecture #6 continued our look at handling uncertainty, concentrating on Bayesian networks, and then discussed how this can be used to help agents make decisions.


Notes are available in two formats:

We also have notes taken by our official scribe.


The lecture covered material from Chapter 14 of the textbook, sections 14.1, most of 14.2, the first part of 14.3, the first part of 14.4, and 14.5 up to 14.5.2. We also looked at the material in Chapter 16, covering the basic ideas from the first three sections.