Ambient Intelligence Using KGP Agents

  • Kostas Stathis
  • Francesca Toni
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3295)

Abstract

We investigate the application of a logical model of agency, known as the KGP model, to develop agents for ambient intelligence applications. Using a concrete scenario, we illustrate how the logical formalism employed by a KGP agent allows a person to access the surrounding ambient through the agent in a transparent manner. We evaluate our claims by implementing the resulting interactions in PROSOCS, a prototype multi-agent systems platform that allows KGP agents to be deployed as components of ambient intelligence applications.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kostas Stathis
    • 1
  • Francesca Toni
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of ComputingCity University LondonUK
  2. 2.Department of ComputingImperial College LondonUK

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