APOC: An Architecture Framework for Complex Agents

APOC: An Architecture Framework for Complex Agents

Matthias Scheutz (University of Notre Dame, USA)
Copyright: © 2005 |Pages: 22
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-59140-482-8.ch014
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Abstract

In this chapter, we introduce an architecture framework called APOC (Activating-Processing-Observing-Components) for the analysis, evaluation, and design of complex agents. APOC provides a unified framework for the specification of agent architectures at different levels of abstraction. As such, it permits intermediary levels of architectural specification between high-level functional descriptions and low-level mechanistic descriptions that can be used to connect these two levels in a systematic way.

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