Simulating Agent Emotion in a Virtual Super Market

Utility Function Based Approach
  • Qing Yu
  • WenJie Wang
  • ZhongZhi Shi
  • Fen Lin
Conference paper
Part of the IFIP International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 228)


This paper reports a method of simulate an Agent emotion in a Virtual Super Market environment. Utility Function is the key to depict people’s emotion especially in the satisfaction feelings. This method finished the process from the emotion to the decision. Agent will act emotionally according to the Utility.

Key words

Virtual Super Market Utility Function Lagrange Interpolating Polynomial 

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Copyright information

© International Federation for Information Processing 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  • Qing Yu
    • 1
  • WenJie Wang
    • 1
  • ZhongZhi Shi
    • 2
  • Fen Lin
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Graduate School of Chinese Academy of ScienceBeijing
  2. 2.Key Laboratory of Intelligent Information Processing, Institute of Computing TechnologyChinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina

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