AI and Cognitive Science ’91: University College, Cork, by Sean O. Nuallain (auth.), Humphrey Sorensen BE, MSc, MS

By Sean O. Nuallain (auth.), Humphrey Sorensen BE, MSc, MS (eds.)

This publication comprises the edited models of papers awarded on the Fourth Irish convention on synthetic Intelligence and Cognitive technology (AICS'91), which used to be held at college university, Cork, eire on 19-20 September 1991. the most goals of this annual convention sequence are to advertise AI examine in eire, to supply a discussion board for the trade of principles among diverse disciplines curious about the examine of cognition, and to supply a chance for to determine what examine is being performed in eire and the way it may well enjoy the result of this study. whereas many of the contributors on the convention got here from universities and firms inside of eire, a good function used to be the curiosity proven from outdoor the rustic, leading to individuals from Britain, united states and Italy. The keynote speaker was once Professor James A. Bowen, North Carolina kingdom collage, who spoke on destiny developments in wisdom illustration. the themes lined within the provided papers incorporated primary techniques to AI, ordinary language, wisdom illustration, details retrieval, deduction, epistemics and imaginative and prescient. The sponsors of the convention have been electronic gear Co. (Galway) and Eolas, the Irish technological know-how and expertise Board. March 1992 Humphrey Sorensen Contents part 1: Foundations and Methodologies towards a brand new starting place for Cognitive technology S. 6 Nuallain. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . three in the direction of an enough Cognitive version of Analogical Mapping M. T. Keane and S. Duff. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37 HOST: A HOlistic method conception G. Hartnett and H. Sorensen. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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The influences on this work are multi-disciplinary in nature. These include language/ action theories [38][39], the society of minds [28], connectionism [33], distributed artificial intelligence [5], artificial life [17], theories of communication and concurrency [14][23], chaos [10], and the object orientated paradigm [6]. The common themes of these disciplines are structured interaction, intricate interconnection, and emergent complex behaviour. These disciplines will be discussed in some detail.

The mostimportant set of constraints are structural constraints. These constraints are used to enforce a one-to-one mapping between the two domains ([3], [4], [10}). This is done using several techniques: matches are made only between entities of the same type; for example, only attributes are matched with attributes, objects with objects and two-place predicates with two-place predicates. This reduces the total number of matches that needs to be considered (see (5], [10]). exploit structural consistency; that is, if the propositions REVOLVES(A B) and REVOL VES(C D) match, then the arguments of both should also be matched appropriately, A with C and B with D.

Agents are seen as the fundamental particles of the mind. A group of agents when looked on as a unit are called an agency. Agents are built up into vast bureaucracies, which can be considered almost hierarchical. Internal conflict in an agency will weaken its reputation with higher level agencies.

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