Learn all about the foundations of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in an easy and playful, yet scientifically correct, way
Written as a first-person narrative, from the perspective of an AI, having the AI brain tell the story
Discover how AI can play a role in various applications domains, such as sustainability, diversity and creativity
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Table of contents (10 chapters)
About this book
This book explains the principles and applications of artificial intelligence for a broad audience. Artificial intelligence, as part of computer science, is often inspired by human intelligence. At the same time, there is still reluctance in the applications and usability of artificial intelligence among citizens. Industries are deploying AI in their products and processes but the level of maturity is varying. The book is written as a first person narrative, from an AI perspective, having the AI brain tell the story.
- Artificial Intelligence
- AI algorithm
- AI for people
- climate change
Authors and Affiliations
Palo Alto, USA
Elena Fersman, Paul Pettersson
About the authors
Elena Fersman is a Vice President and Head of Global Artificial Intelligence Accelerator at Ericsson. Elena is Docent and Adjunct Professor in Cyber-Physical Systems specialized in Automation at the Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden. She has a PhD in Computer Science from Uppsala University, Sweden. During her career, she has held various positions within computer science and artificial intelligence research, development, and product management. Elena has served on boards in private and state owned companies and is a fellow of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences. Elena has co-authored over 50 patent families in computer science and telecommunications.
Athanasios Karapantelakis is a Principal Researcher in Artificial Intelligence at Ericsson and holds a PhD from Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden. Athanasios has co-authored over 75 patent families and over 15 peer-reviewed scientific conference publications. In his professional life, he held various engineering-related positions, from software engineering, to cloud and AI research.
Paul Pettersson is Professor of Real-time systems at Mälardalen University, Sweden. He has a PhD in Computer Systems and has been appointed Docent in Computer Science at Uppsala University, Sweden. Professor Pettersson has co-authored over 100 scientific papers, articles, and book chapters in Computer Science. During his career, he has held various leadership positions in academia, including Vice-Chancellor (President) and Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Mälardalen University. He has also served on a number of boards of deeptech startup companies, science parks, and governmental authorities. Professor Pettersson received the Computer Aided Verification Award in 2013.
Book Title: Confessions of an AI Brain
Authors: Elena Fersman, Paul Pettersson, Athanasios Karapantelakis
Publisher: Springer Cham
Copyright Information: The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2023
Softcover ISBN: 978-3-031-25934-0Published: 18 May 2023
eBook ISBN: 978-3-031-25935-7Published: 17 May 2023
Edition Number: 1
Number of Pages: XIII, 178
Number of Illustrations: 1 b/w illustrations