Agents Up Close

Michael J. North and Charles M. Macal

in Managing Business Complexity

Published in print April 2007 | ISBN: 9780195172119
Published online September 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780199789894 | DOI:
 Agents Up Close

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This chapter details approaches to implementing agents that range in sophistication from proto-agents on up to nested subagents. The implementation techniques that are discussed include statistical methods, logic programming, neural networks, linear programming, constraint programming, simulated annealing, genetic algorithms, external programs, and nested subagents.

Keywords: proto-agents; agents; implementing agents; implementation techniques

Chapter.  10846 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Business Strategy

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