Abstract—Home automation is on horizon. It is an emerging technology and also a need of today. From the last decade a number of standards have been defined for home appliances. The main objectives of home automation are controlling, management and co-ordination of home appliances in a comfortable, effective and secure way. On the other hand, Artificial Intelligence is evolving as a technology for developing automatic systems that can perceive the environment, learn from environment, and can make decision using case based reasoning. Using Vision capability, knowledge based, learn ability, decision making and reasoning the AI provides a better solution for almost all automatic systems. In this paper we will see the types of home automation systems and then see how these system can utilize the AI tools so as to increase the effectiveness, powerfulness etc.
—Home automation, artificial intelligence, knowledge base systems, secure home.
Sandeep Kumar is with the Tata Consultancy Services Limited, Pune India (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org). Mohammed Abdul Qadeer is with the Department of Computer Engg., Aligarh Muslim University. Uttar Pradesh, Aligarh, India (e-mail: email@example.com).
Cite: Sandeep Kumar and Mohammed Abdul Qadeer, "Application of AI in Home Automation," International Journal of Engineering and Technology
vol. 4, no. 6, pp. 803-807, 2012.