In this paper a team of agents applied to train a feed-forward artificial neural networks is proposed, implemented and experimentally evaluated. The approach is based on a new variant of the A-Team architecture. Each agent member of the team is executing its own simple training procedure and it is expected that the whole team demonstrates complex collective behavior. The paper includes a description of the proposed approach and presents the results of the experiment involving benchmark datasets. The results show that the approach could be considered as a competitive training tool.


Artificial Neural Network Shared Memory Neural Network Training Training Tool Interface Agent 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ireneusz Czarnowski
    • 1
  • Piotr Jedrzejowicz
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Information SystemsGdynia Maritime UniversityGdyniaPoland

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