A Three-Level Cognitive Architecture for the Simulation of Human Behaviour

  • Othalia Larue
  • Pierre Poirier
  • Roger Nkambou
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7310)


We present a three level Cognitive architecture for the simulation of human behaviour based on Stanovich’s tripartite framework (2010), which provides an explanation of how reflective and adaptive human behaviour emerges from the interaction of three distinct cognitive levels. The architecture is a symbolic dynamical system implemented in a multiagent system. We describe our methodology and a first validation: a classical and semantic Stroop task simulation.


Multiagent System Stroop Task Semantic Memory Incongruent Trial Cognitive Level 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Othalia Larue
    • 1
  • Pierre Poirier
    • 1
  • Roger Nkambou
    • 1
  1. 1.GDAC Resarch LaboratoryUniversité du Québec à MontréalMontréalCanada

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