More than sixty contributions in From Animals to Animats 2 byresearchers in ethology, ecology, cybernetics, artificial intelligence, robotics, and related fieldsinvestigate behaviors and the underlying mechanisms that allow animals and, potentially, robots toadapt and survive in uncertain environments. Jean-Arcady Meyer is Director of Research, CNRS, Paris.Herbert L. Roitblat is Professor of Psychology at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Stewart W.Wilson is a scientist at The Rowland Institute for Science, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Topics covered: The Animat Approach to Adaptive Behavior, Perception and Motor Control, Action Selection and Behavioral Sequences, Cognitive Maps and InternalWorld Models, Learning, Evolution, Collective Behavior.The adaptive power of affect: Learning in the SESAME architecture Eric Chown AI Lab, The University of Michigan 1101 Beal Ave. ... facilitates the firing of another neuron, then in the future the first neurona#39;s efficiency in helping the second to fire will be increased. ... active simultaneously then there will be correlated firing between neurons between them and a link will tend to arise such that the next timeanbsp;...
|Title||:||From Animals to Animats 2|
|Author||:||Jean-Arcady Meyer, H. L. Roitblat, Stewart W. Wilson|
|Publisher||:||MIT Press - 1993|