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Developing a Consciousness-Based Mind for an Artificial Creature

  • Ricardo Capitanio Martins da Silva
  • Ricardo Ribeiro Gudwin
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6404)

Abstract

This work describes the application of the Baars-Franklin Architecture (BFA), an artificial consciousness approach, to synthesize a mind (a control system) for an artificial creature. Firstly we introduce the theoretical foundations of this approach for the development of a conscious agent. Then we explain the architecture of our agent and at the end we discuss the results and first impressions of this approach.

Keywords

Software Agent Winning Coalition Behavior Network Active Thread Global Workspace 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ricardo Capitanio Martins da Silva
    • 1
  • Ricardo Ribeiro Gudwin
    • 1
  1. 1.DCA-FEEC-UNICAMPCampinasBrazil

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