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GAMA: A Spatially Explicit, Multi-level, Agent-Based Modeling and Simulation Platform

  • Alexis Drogoul
  • Edouard Amouroux
  • Philippe Caillou
  • Benoit Gaudou
  • Arnaud Grignard
  • Nicolas Marilleau
  • Patrick Taillandier
  • Maroussia Vavasseur
  • Duc-An Vo
  • Jean-Daniel Zucker
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7879)

Abstract

Agent-based modeling is now widely used to investigate complex systems but still lacks integrated and generic tools to support the representation of features usually associated with real complex systems, namely rich, dynamic and realistic environments or multiple levels of agency. The GAMA platform has been developed to address such issues and allow modelers, thanks to the use of a high-level modeling language, to build, couple and reuse complex models combining various agent architectures, environment representations and levels of abstraction.

Keywords

Simulation platform Agent-based modeling GIS data Multi-level model 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alexis Drogoul
    • 1
  • Edouard Amouroux
    • 1
  • Philippe Caillou
    • 1
  • Benoit Gaudou
    • 1
  • Arnaud Grignard
    • 1
  • Nicolas Marilleau
    • 1
  • Patrick Taillandier
    • 1
  • Maroussia Vavasseur
    • 1
  • Duc-An Vo
    • 1
  • Jean-Daniel Zucker
    • 1
  1. 1.IRD, UMI UMMISCO 209BondyFrance

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