Omega Tau is a fascinating podcast covering interesting topics in science and engineering.
In this episode Ray Mooney of the University of Texas in Austin talks about artificial intelligence. The show starts out by providing an overview about the field in general, followed by an exploration of some of the historical aspects as well as some of the subfields. Ray Mooney’s own specialties are machine learning and natural language processing. The episode concludes with a brief conversation about IBM’s Watson, the computer than won the jeopardy game. (Omega Tau podcast).