Pei Wang

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Position: Associate Professor of Instruction in Computer and Information Sciences
Office location: Science Education and Research Center (SERC), Room 347
Phone number: 1-215-204-9255
Alternate e-mail address:
Joined CIS: 2001
Dr. Pei Wang has been working on the NARS (Non-Axiomatic Reasoning System) project for decades. He is the Chief Executive Editor of Journal of Artificial General Intelligence
  • B.S. in Computer Science, Peking University, 1983
  • M.S. in Computer Science, Peking University, 1986
  • Ph.D. in Computer Science and Cognitive Science, Indiana University, 1995
Research interests:
Artificial General Intelligence, Cognitive Science
Selected publications:
  • Non-Axiomatic Logic: A Model of Intelligent Reasoning
    World Scientific Publishing, 2013, ISBN: 9789814440271
  • The assumptions on knowledge and resources in models of rationality
    International Journal of Machine Consciousness, Vol.3, No.1, Pages 193-218, 2011
  • Formalization of evidence: a comparative study
    Journal of Artificial General Intelligence, Vol. 1, Pages 25-53, 2009
  • Analogy in a general-purpose reasoning system
    Cognitive Systems Research, Vol.10, No.3, Pages 286-296, 2009
  • Three fundamental misconceptions of artificial intelligence
    Journal of Experimental & Theoretical Artificial Intelligence, Vol.19, No.3, Pages 249-268, 2007
  • A logic of categorization (by Pei Wang and Douglas Hofstadter)
    Journal of Experimental & Theoretical Artificial Intelligence, Vol.18, No.2, Pages 193-213, 2006
  • Rigid Flexibility: The Logic of Intelligence
    Springer, Dordrecht, 2006, ISBN: 1402050445
  • Experience-grounded semantics: a theory for intelligent systems
    Cognitive Systems Research, Vol. 6, No. 4, Pages 282-302, 2005
  • Problem solving with insufficient resources
    International Journal of Uncertainty, Fuzziness and Knowledge-based Systems, Vol.12, No.5, Pages 673-700, 2004
  • The limitation of Bayesianism
    Artificial Intelligence, Vol.158, No.1, Pages 97-106, 2004