DARPA: Disruption Opportunity Special Notice - The Physics of Artificial Intelligence (PAI)


All responsible sources capable of satisfying the Government's needs may submit a proposal that shall be considered by DARPA. See Section 4 of DARPA-PA-18-01 for information on who may be eligible to respond to this notice. PAI is a fundamental research effort and does not impose citizenship requirements for program participation.


Dr. Jim Gimlett PAI@darpa.mil

Deadline Details: 

Aug 06, 2018 4:00 pm Eastern

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Defense Sciences Office (DSO) is issuing a Disruption Opportunity (DO) Special Notice (SN) inviting submissions of innovative basic research concepts exploring radically new architectures and approaches in Artificial Intelligence (AI) that incorporate prior knowledge, such as known physical laws, to augment sparse data and to ensure robust operation.

This DO SN is part of DARPA's portfolio of ongoing AI research and is issued under the Program Announcement for Disruptioneering, DARPA-PA-18-01. All proposals in response to the technical area(s) described herein will be submitted to DARPA-PA-18-01 and if selected, will result in an award of an Other Transaction (OT) for prototype project not to exceed $1,000,000.

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