MAS.963 Ambient Intelligence

As taught in: Spring 2004

A keyboard and pen.

Everyday objects, such as computer keyboards and pens, may soon be impacted by the field of Ambient Intelligence. (Image courtesy of Daniel Bersak.)

Level:

Graduate

Instructors:

Prof. Patricia Maes

Course Features

Course Description

This course focuses on Ambient Intelligence, and how it envisions a world where people are surrounded by intelligent and intuitive interfaces embedded in the everyday objects around them. These interfaces recognize and respond to the presence and behavior of an individual in a personalized and relevant way. Students are required to do extensive literary research on the subject and participate in class discussions.