A Tutoring Based Approach to the Development of Intelligent Agents

  • Gheorghe Tecuci
  • Mihai Boicu
  • Kathryn Wright
  • Seok Won Lee
  • Dorin Marcu
  • Michael Bowman
Part of the International Series in Intelligent Technologies book series (ISIT, volume 15)


This chapter introduces the concept of intelligent agent, analyses some of the issues and trends in developing them and presents a specific agent development approach. The presented approach, called Disciple, relies on . importing ontologies from existing repositories of knowledge, and on teaching the agent how to perform various tasks, in a way that resembles how an expert would teach a human apprentice when solving problems in cooperation.


Knowledge Base Knowledge Acquisition Domain Expert Intelligent Agent Inference Engine 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gheorghe Tecuci
  • Mihai Boicu
  • Kathryn Wright
  • Seok Won Lee
  • Dorin Marcu
  • Michael Bowman

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