Keith Downing, TEDxTrondheim: Exploring Nature’s Intuition

Keith Downing, TEDxTrondheim: Evolutionary computation
Keith Downing, professor of Computer Science and Artificial Life at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology is an expert in Artificial Intelligence and Artificial Life. He is particularly interested in evolutionary algorithms. These have been used to develop the Mars Rover antenna and early driverless cars. He believes that in order for computer scientists to learn more from nature, we need to change our way of thinking.

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