From Animals to Animats 14

14th International Conference on Simulation of Adaptive Behavior, SAB 2016, Aberystwyth, UK, August 23-26, 2016, Proceedings

  • Elio Tuci
  • Alexandros Giagkos
  • Myra Wilson
  • John Hallam
Conference proceedings SAB 2016

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9825)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 9825)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. Michael B. Wooten, Ian D. Walker
    Pages 1-11
  3. Anna Frohnwieser, Alexander P. Willmott, John C. Murray, Thomas W. Pike, Anna Wilkinson
    Pages 12-21
  4. Amy de Buitléir, Ronan Flynn, Michael Russell, Mark Daly
    Pages 22-33
  5. Maud D. Gibbons, Colm O’Riordan, Josephine Griffith
    Pages 34-45
  6. Dieter Vanderelst, Alan F. T. Winfield
    Pages 55-66
  7. Chris Tryk Lund Sørensen, Poramate Manoonpong
    Pages 67-78
  8. Vince Jankovics, Stefan Mátéfi-Tempfli, Poramate Manoonpong
    Pages 91-100
  9. Changmin Lee, DaeEun Kim
    Pages 138-144
  10. Marcos Cardinot, Maud Gibbons, Colm O’Riordan, Josephine Griffith
    Pages 145-156
  11. Jared M. Moore, Philip K. McKinley
    Pages 157-169
  12. Zhe Su, Oliver Kroemer, Gerald E. Loeb, Gaurav S. Sukhatme, Stefan Schaal
    Pages 170-182
  13. Simon McGregor
    Pages 183-194
  14. Mariya Chepisheva, Utku Culha, Fumiya Iida
    Pages 195-206
  15. Alessio Mauro Franchi, Lorenzo Sernicola, Giuseppina Gini
    Pages 207-218
  16. Eva Ansermin, Ghiles Mostafaoui, Nils Beaussé, Philippe Gaussier
    Pages 219-231
  17. Michail Maniadakis, Panos Trahanias
    Pages 232-243
  18. Martin F. Stoelen, Fabio Bonsignorio, Angelo Cangelosi
    Pages 244-255
  19. Angel J. Duran, Angel P. del Pobil
    Pages 267-279
  20. Kirk Y. W. Scheper, Guido C. H. E. de Croon
    Pages 280-292
  21. Audrey Randall, John Klingner, Nikolaus Correll
    Pages 305-316
  22. Giuliano Di Canio, Stoyan Stoyanov, Ignacio Torroba Balmori, Jørgen Christian Larsen, Poramate Manoonpong
    Pages 317-328
  23. Suresh Kumar, Patricia Shaw, Daniel Lewkowicz, Alexandros Giagkos, Mark Lee, Qiang Shen
    Pages 329-339
  24. Rita Ramos, Miguel Duarte, Sancho Moura Oliveira, Anders Lyhne Christensen
    Pages 340-351
  25. Kashif Zia, Momina Shaheen, Umar Farooq, Shahid Nazir
    Pages 352-363
  26. Back Matter
    Pages 365-366

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Simulation of Adaptive Behavior, SAB 2016, held in Aberystwyth, UK, in August 2016.

The 31 papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 45 submissions. They cover the main areas in animat research, including the animat approach and methodology, perception and motor control, learning and adaptation, evolution, and collective and social behavior.


agent-based model autonomous robots bio-inspiration human robot interaction virtual creatures adaptive behavior artificial neural networks biomimetics cognitive robotics computational evolution decision-making evolutionary computation game theory genetic algorithms humanoid robotics multi-agent systems simulation soft robotics visual navigation walking machines

Editors and affiliations

  • Elio Tuci
    • 1
  • Alexandros Giagkos
    • 2
  • Myra Wilson
    • 3
  • John Hallam
    • 4
  1. 1.Aberystwyth UniversityAberystwythUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Aberystwyth UniversityAberystwythUnited Kingdom
  3. 3.Aberystwyth UniversityAberystwythUnited Kingdom
  4. 4.University of Southern DenmarkOdenseDenmark

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-43487-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-43488-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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