Artificial Intelligence: An Introduction And Applications To The Human-Computer Interface

  • Michael E. Fotta
Part of the Recent Research in Psychology book series (PSYCHOLOGY)

Abstract

Artificial intelligence (AI) programs represent knowledge in a fashion similar to human knowledge and the activities of an AI system are closer to human behavior than that of traditional systems. Thus, AI enables the computer to act more like a human instead of making the human think and act more like a computer. This capability combined with applying human factors concepts to the interface can greatly improve the human-computer interface. This paper provides an introduction to artificial intelligence and then proposes a number of methods for using AI to improve the human-machine interaction.

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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael E. Fotta
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  1. 1.AT&T CommunicationsCincinnatiUSA

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