Stanford Knowledge Systems, AI Laboratory(About) KSL conducts research in the areas of knowledge representation and automated
reasoning in the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory of the Department of Computer Science at Stanford University. Current work focuses on enabling technology for the Semantic Web, hybrid reasoning, explaining answers from heterogeneous applications, deductive question-answering, representing and reasoning with multiple contexts, knowledge aggregation, ontology engineering, and knowledge-based technology for intelligence analysts and other knowledge workers.
BBC NEWS | Technology | Robotic racers achieve milestone(About) A team from Stanford University's School of Engineering has made motoring history, winning a $2m (£1.14m) prize in the process.
Its car, a Volkswagen Touareg nicknamed "Stanley", has become the first self-navigating vehicle to successfully complete the gruelling 131.6 mile (211km) cross-country Darpa Grand Challenge, a race for autonomous robot vehicles held in Nevada's Mojave desert.