The behavior-oriented design of modular agent intelligence

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Abstract

Behavior-Oriented Design (BOD) is a development methodology for creating complex, complete agents such as virtual-reality characters, autonomous robots, intelligent tutors or intelligent environments. BOD agents are modular, but not multi-agent systems. They use hierarchical reactive plans to perform arbitration between their component modules. BOD provides not only architectural specifications for modules and plans, but a methodology for building them. The BOD methodology is cyclic, consisting of rules for an initial decomposition and heuristics for revising the specification over the process of development.

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NameLecture Notes in Computer Science
PublisherSpringer
ISSN (Print)0302-9743

Conference

ConferenceInternational Workshop on Agent Technologies for e-Services, ATES 2002, 3rd International Symposium on Multi-Agent Systems, Large Complex Systems, and E-Businesses, MALCEB 2002 and International Workshop on Agent Technology and Software Engineering, AgeS 2002 held in conjunction with International Conference on Net.ObjectDays, NODe 2002
CountryGermany
CityErfurt
Period7/10/0210/10/02

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Specifications
Multi agent systems
Virtual reality
Robots
Decomposition

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Theoretical Computer Science
  • Computer Science(all)

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Bryson, J. J. (2003). The behavior-oriented design of modular agent intelligence. In R. Kowalszyk, J. P. Muller, H. Tianfield, & R. Unland (Eds.), Agent Technologies, Infrastructures, Tools, and Applications for E-Services (Vol. 2592, pp. 61-76). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-36559-1_7

The behavior-oriented design of modular agent intelligence. / Bryson, J J.

Agent Technologies, Infrastructures, Tools, and Applications for E-Services. ed. / R Kowalszyk; J P Muller; H Tianfield; R Unland. Vol. 2592 Springer, 2003. p. 61-76 (Lecture Notes in Computer Science).

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Bryson, JJ 2003, The behavior-oriented design of modular agent intelligence. in R Kowalszyk, JP Muller, H Tianfield & R Unland (eds), Agent Technologies, Infrastructures, Tools, and Applications for E-Services. vol. 2592, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, pp. 61-76, International Workshop on Agent Technologies for e-Services, ATES 2002, 3rd International Symposium on Multi-Agent Systems, Large Complex Systems, and E-Businesses, MALCEB 2002 and International Workshop on Agent Technology and Software Engineering, AgeS 2002 held in conjunction with International Conference on Net.ObjectDays, NODe 2002, Erfurt, Germany, 7/10/02. https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-36559-1_7
Bryson JJ. The behavior-oriented design of modular agent intelligence. In Kowalszyk R, Muller JP, Tianfield H, Unland R, editors, Agent Technologies, Infrastructures, Tools, and Applications for E-Services. Vol. 2592. Springer. 2003. p. 61-76. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science). https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-36559-1_7
Bryson, J J. / The behavior-oriented design of modular agent intelligence. Agent Technologies, Infrastructures, Tools, and Applications for E-Services. editor / R Kowalszyk ; J P Muller ; H Tianfield ; R Unland. Vol. 2592 Springer, 2003. pp. 61-76 (Lecture Notes in Computer Science).
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