Accession Number:

ADA462956

Title:

Catalytic Reaction Sets: A First-Principle Approach to the Evolution of Communication

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 21 Jun 2004-21 Jun 2005

Corporate Author:

SAO PAULO UNIV (BRAZIL) DEPT OF PHYSICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2005-07-06

Pagination or Media Count:

38.0

Abstract:

This report results from a contract tasking Universidade de Sao Paulo as follows The Grantee will investigate how the information processing capability of an agent i.e., the learning algorithm the agent uses to infer the meaning of a signal it receives and to decide which signal to emit given the environment variables determines the structure of the language that emerges in the population.

Subject Categories:

  • Linguistics
  • Psychology
  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE