From Animals to Animats 12

12th International Conference on Simulation of Adaptive Behavior, SAB 2012, Odense, Denmark, August 27-30, 2012. Proceedings

  • Tom Ziemke
  • Christian Balkenius
  • John Hallam
Conference proceedings SAB 2012

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7426)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 7426)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Animat Approach and Methodology

  3. Perception and Motor Control

    1. Cristiano Alessandro, Juan Pablo Carbajal, Andrea d’Avella
      Pages 33-43
    2. Jose Nunez-Varela, Balaraman Ravindran, Jeremy L. Wyatt
      Pages 44-53
    3. Matej Hoffmann, Nico M. Schmidt, Rolf Pfeifer, Andreas K. Engel, Alexander Maye
      Pages 54-64
    4. Beata J. Grzyb, Angel P. del Pobil, Linda B. Smith
      Pages 65-74
    5. Naveen Kuppuswamy, Hugo Gravato Marques, Helmut Hauser
      Pages 96-105
    6. Alexander Maye, Andreas K. Engel
      Pages 106-116
    7. Michele Folgheraiter, Mathias Jordan, Jan Albiez, Frank Kirchner
      Pages 117-126
    8. Adrien Jauffret, Nicolas Cuperlier, Philippe Gaussier, Philippe Tarroux
      Pages 136-145
    9. Tim Waegeman, Francis Wyffels, Benjamin Schrauwen
      Pages 146-155
    10. Marco Antonelli, Beata J. Grzyb, Vicente Castelló, Angel P. del Pobil
      Pages 167-176
  4. Evolution

  5. Learning and Adaptation

    1. Jonas Ruesch, Ricardo Ferreira, Alexandre Bernardino
      Pages 259-268
    2. Hugo Gravato Marques, Kristin Völk, Stefan König, Fumiya Iida
      Pages 269-278
    3. Joseph Modayil, Adam White, Richard S. Sutton
      Pages 299-309
    4. Mohamed Oubbati, Johannes Uhlemann, Günther Palm
      Pages 320-329
    5. Onur Yürüten, Kadir Fırat Uyanık, Yiğit Çalışkan, Asil Kaan Bozcuoğlu, Erol Şahin, Sinan Kalkan
      Pages 330-340
    6. Gert Kootstra, Niklas Wilming, Nico M. Schmidt, Mikael Djurfeldt, Danica Kragic, Peter König
      Pages 341-350
    7. Hugo Gravato Marques, Philip Schaffner, Naveen Kuppuswamy
      Pages 351-360
    8. Pedro Silva, Vitor Matos, Cristina P. Santos
      Pages 361-370
    9. Dario Di Nocera, Alberto Finzi, Silvia Rossi, Mariacarla Staffa
      Pages 371-380
  6. Collective and Social Behavior

    1. Gianpiero Francesca, Manuele Brambilla, Vito Trianni, Marco Dorigo, Mauro Birattari
      Pages 381-390
    2. Jaeeun Shim, Ronald C. Arkin
      Pages 401-411
    3. Corrado Grappiolo, Georgios N. Yannakakis
      Pages 421-430
    4. Benjamin T. Fine, Dylan A. Shell
      Pages 442-452
  7. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Simulation of Adaptive Behavior, SAB 2012, held in Odense, Denmark, in August 2012.
The 22 full papers as well as 22 poster papers included in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 66 submissions. They are organized in topical sections named: animat approach and methodology; perception and motor control; evolution; learning and adaptation, and collective and social behavior.


artificial life bio-inspired robotics neural networks self-organization swarm robotics

Editors and affiliations

  • Tom Ziemke
    • 1
  • Christian Balkenius
    • 2
  • John Hallam
    • 3
  1. 1.Informatics Research CentreUniversity of SkövdeSkövdeSweden
  2. 2.Lund UniversityLundSweden
  3. 3.Mærsk McKinney Møller InstituteUniversity of Southern DenmarkOdenseDenmark

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-33092-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-33093-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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