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‘Machines à Comparer les Idées’ of Semen Korsakov: First Step Towards AI

Abstract : This paper is devoted to forgotten Russian scholar Semen Korsakov and describes his life and scientific activity. The particular attention is paid to Korsakov’s main achievement – invention of five “intellectual machines”. These machines could be considered as the very first attempt to design a mechanical device capable to perform such intellectual operations as data analysis, comparison, and selection.
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Valery Shilov, Sergey Silantiev. ‘Machines à Comparer les Idées’ of Semen Korsakov: First Step Towards AI. IFIP International Conference on the History of Computing (HC), May 2016, Brooklyn, NY, United States. pp.71-86, ⟨10.1007/978-3-319-49463-0_5⟩. ⟨hal-01620143⟩



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