New Hybrid Architecture in Artificial Life Simulation

  • David Kadleček
  • Pavel Nahodil
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2159)


This paper gives concise overview of our approach to the simulation of living forms and shows how it is possible, with help of the AI bottom-up methods, ethological and evolution principles, to simulate agents who have needs and desires, reflexes and instincts, but also have ability to perform deliberative tasks and to accomplish more complex goals. We have implemented a virtual environment - Artificial Life Simulator and our ideas and approaches were tested in practical situations.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • David Kadleček
    • 1
  • Pavel Nahodil
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of CyberneticsFaculty of Electrical Engineering, CTU in PraguePraha 6Czech Republic

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