Creature Learning to Cross a CA Simulated Road

  • Anna T. Lawniczak
  • Jason B. Ernst
  • Bruno N. Di Stefano
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7495)


Agent-based models approximate the behaviour of simple natural and man-made systems. We present a simple cognitive agent capable of evaluating if a strategy has been applied successfully and capable of applying this strategy again with small changes to a similar but new situation. We describe some experimental results, present our conclusions, and outlines future work.


Agents Cognitive Agents Learning Fuzzy Logic Fuzzy Learning Cellular Automata Rule 184 Nagel-Schreckenberg model 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anna T. Lawniczak
    • 1
    • 2
  • Jason B. Ernst
    • 3
  • Bruno N. Di Stefano
    • 2
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsUniversity of GuelphGuelphCanada
  2. 2.The Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical SciencesTorontoCanada
  3. 3.School of Computer ScienceUniversity of GuelphGuelphCanada
  4. 4.Nuptek Systems LtdTorontoCanada

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