Kenneth D. Forbus
Walter P. Murphy Professor of Computer Science

Artificial intelligence: specifically qualitative reasoning, spatial reasoning, analogical reasoning and learning, and inference engine design.

Cognitive science: understanding how analogy and similarity work, including the roles they play in cognitive and perceptual processes.

Education: using AI techniques to create new types of educational software and activities.

For more information, including descriptions of ongoing projects, please see our group's web page.