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The Artificial Intelligence Center is a laboratory in the Information and Computing Sciences Division of SRI International.[1] It was founded in 1966 by Charles Rosen and studies artificial intelligence.[2][3][4] One of their early projects was Shakey the Robot, the first general-purpose mobile robot. More recently, the center funded early development of CALO and Siri. The center has also provided the military with various technology.[5]

SRI Artificial Intelligence Center
IndustryArtificial intelligence
Founded1966 (1966)
FounderCharles Rosen
Key people
C. Raymond Perrault
ParentSRI International

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  1. ^ "Information and Computing Sciences". SRI International. Retrieved 2013-07-01.
  2. ^ "About the AI Center". Artificial Intelligence Center. Retrieved 2011-11-28.
  3. ^ Buchanan, Wyatt (2002-12-20). "Charles Rosen -- expert on robots, co-founder of winery". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved 2007-10-23.
  4. ^ Nils J. Nilsson (1984). "Introduction to the COMTEX Microfiche Edition of the SRI Artificial Intelligence Center Technical Notes". AI Magazine. 5 (1). p. 49.
  5. ^ SRI International about page

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