Pei Wang

Associate Professor (Teaching/Instructional)
: 1008 Wachman Hall
Mailing:324 Wachman Hall
1805 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Phone:(215) 204-9255


Ph.D., Computer Science & Cognitive Science, Indiana University, 1995
M.S., Computer Science, Peking University, Beijing, China, 1986
B.S., Computer Science, Peking University, Beijing, China, 1983

Research Interests :

Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science, especially on unified theories of intelligence, formal models of rationality, reasoning under uncertainty, learning and adaptation, knowledge representation, and real-time decision making.

Teaching Topics:

Artificial Intelligence, Algorithm Analysis, Computer Programming, Data Structures, Probability and Statistics

Selected Publications:

  1. Wang, P., "Formalization of Evidence: A Comparitive Study", Journal of Artificial General Intelligence, Vol. 1, Pages 25-53, 2009
  2. Wang, P., "Rigid Flexibility: The Logic of Intelligence", Springer, New York, ISBN: 1402050445, 2006
  3. Wang, P., Hofstadter, D., "A logic of categorization", Journal of Experimental & Theoretical Artificial Intelligence, Vol.18, No.2, Pages 193-213, 2006
  4. Wang, P., "Experience-grounded semantics: a theory for intelligent systems", Cognitive Systems Research. Vol. 6, No. 4, Pages 282-302, 2005
  5. Wang, P., "The limitation of Bayesianism", Artificial Intelligence, Vol.158, No.1, Pages 97-106, 2004