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The problem of driving an autonomous vehicle in normal traffic engages many areas of AI research and has substantial economic significance. We describe work in progress on a new approach to this problem that uses a decision-theoretic architecture using dynamic probabilistic networks. The architecture provides a sound solution to the problems of sensor(More)
The authors examine the way in which the doctor-patient interaction often varies between an oppressive caring mode and an oppressed caring mode, both of which apply pressures to the participants and prevent good quality care. A model for the trilogy of oppressive, oppressed, and empowerment caring is examined and it is explained how the process of(More)
— This paper presents our experiences promoting active learning in programming courses from introductory to advanced levels. We use a variety of techniques as our courses vary greatly in size and our facilities vary in layout and equipment. For large lectures, we present active interludes that require students to work in small groups, respond to periodic(More)
ii ACKNOWLEDGMENTS I must thank Dr. Lance Porter for his outstanding guidance, vast experience, and fantastic sense of humor throughout the past year. Without his supervision, I may never have made it past the research phase of this project. Credit also goes to my other committee members: Dr. Anne Osborne for her helpful insight and suggestions along the(More)
—This paper presents our experiences promoting active learning in programming courses from introductory to advanced levels. We use a variety of techniques as our courses vary greatly in size and our facilities vary in layout and equipment. For large lectures, we present active interludes that require students to work in small groups, respond to periodic(More)
The objectives of the Oxford Record Linkage Study are to reorganize selected medical data in personal cumulative files, to preserve the option to arrange these in family groups, and to integrate for a definable community medical data of like type which are currently the responsibility of different branches or agencies of the Health Service. Up to the(More)
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