ParleE: An Adaptive Plan Based Event Appraisal Model of Emotions

  • The Duy Bui
  • Dirk Heylen
  • Mannes Poel
  • Anton Nijholt
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2479)


We propose ParleE, a quantitative, flexible and adaptive model of emotions for a conversational agent in a multi-agent environment capable of multimodal communication. ParleE appraises events based on learning and aprobabilistic planning algorithm. ParleE also models personality and motivational states and their role in determining the way the agent experiences emotion.


Motivational State Planning Algorithm Feeling Emotion Conversational Agent Inclination Level 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • The Duy Bui
    • 1
  • Dirk Heylen
    • 1
  • Mannes Poel
    • 1
  • Anton Nijholt
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of TwenteThe Netherlands

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