Graduate Catalog
Institute for Intelligent Systems

The mission of the Institute for Intelligent Systems is to explore intelligent systems in humans, animals, computers, and abstract information technologies. It is widely recognized that there are substantial limitations with the conventional systems in computer science, telecommunications, business, management, and science. Conventional systems are static, linear, brittle, inflexible, slow, or not adaptive to changes in the world. Scientists, engineers and scholars throughout the world have therefore been developing intelligent systems that are considerably more powerful. These systems are hybrids of intelligence in machines, biology, and the human mind. The research in the IIS explores new, cutting edge areas of cognitive science, artificial intelligence, complex dynamical systems, educational technologies, neural networks, evolutionary modeling, massively parallel systems, and biological systems.

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Library Facilities
Information Technology
Benjamin Hooks Institute for Social Change
Bureau of Business and Economic Research
Center for Applied Psychological Research
Center for Earthquake Research and Information
Center for Health Services Research
Center for Manpower Studies
Center for Research in Educational Policy
Center for Research on Women
Center for the Study of Higher Education
Center for Urban Research and Extension
Chucalissa Indian Village and Museum (C.H. Nash Museum)
DNA Laboratory
Ecological Research Center
Edward J. Meeman Biological Station
Institute of Egyptian Art and Archaeology
Institute for Intelligent Systems
Integrated Microscopy Center
Marcus W. Orr Center for the Humanities
Regional Economic Development Center
Speech and Hearing Center
Other Research Units
Recognized Centers and Chairs of Excellence

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