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  • Agent-based framework for simulation of networked systems with adaptive modularity 

    Gallud Cidoncha, Ximo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-10-25)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:  Cornell University
    This Bachelor Thesis aims to draw a first approach for building a highly versatile tool to simulate systems with adaptive modularity, that is, systems that are able to adapt their functional capabilities according to the ...
  • An operational approach for implementing normative agents in urban wastewater systems 

    Nieves Sánchez, Juan Carlos; Garcia Gasulla, Dario; Aulinas, Montse; Cortés García, Claudio Ulises (2012-01-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    Las políticas de gestión de la calidad del agua a nivel de cuenca hidrográfica son especialmente importantes para la prevención y/o reducción de la polución originada por el hombre en el medio ambiente. Los efluentes ...
  • Approaching parallel computing to simulating population dynamics in demography 

    Montañola Sales, Cristina; Onggo, Bhakti S. S.; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Cela Espín, José M.; Kaplan Marcusan, Adriana (2016-11-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    Agent-based modelling and simulation is a promising methodology that can be applied in the study of population dynamics. The main advantage of this technique is that it allows representing the particularities of the ...
  • Approaching simulation to modelers: a user interface for large-scale demographic simulation 

    Montañola Sales, Cristina; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Onggo, Bhakti S. S.; Cela Espín, José M.; Kaplan Marcusan, Adriana (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Agent-based modeling is one of the promising modeling tools that can be used in the study of population dynamics. Two of the main obstacles hindering the use of agent-based simulation in practice are its scalability when ...
  • A psychoanalyst artificial intelligence model in a computer game 

    Muñoz Fernández, Enrique (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Vienna University of Technology, 2012-11-27)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    [ANGLÈS] Implementation of an artificial intelligence model based on the psychoanalytic theory of the ID-Ego-SuperEgo of Sigmund Freud into the computer game Unreal Tournament 2004.
  • Assistive technologies for the new generation of senior citizens: the SHARE-it approach 

    Cortés García, Claudio Ulises; Barrué Subirana, Cristian; Martínez Velasco, Antonio Benito; Urdiales García, Cristina; Campana, Fabio; Annicchiarico, Roberta; Caltagirone, Carlo (2010-07-07)
    Article
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    In this paper, we present the SHARE-it approach to the integration of agent technology with other existing technologies to build specific intelligent and semi-autonomous assistive devices for older persons and people with ...
  • Automatitzant la informació: un bot multiclient 

    Pulido Sánchez-Carnerero, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-01)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    El treball de final de grau tracta de la construcció d'un pilot de bot per automatitzar la informació distribuïda. Hem utilitzat dos clients de xat per comunicar-nos com són Telegram i Slack i Hubot pel software del bot.
  • Bot de información académica de la ETSETB 

    Angulo Mascarell, Carlos Miguel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-07)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    The present work aims to propose and implement a chatbot as a new information channel for the student who should be able to provide the academic information of the ETSETB regarding schedules, calendar and dates of final ...
  • Breaking down the demographics: how demographic characteristics influence mobility behavior 

    Herrero Dominguez, Cristian (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-05-12)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    Covenantee:  Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • Controlling individual agents in high-density crowd simulation 

    Pelechano Gómez, Núria; Allbeck, Jan; Badler, Norman (2007)
    Conference report
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    Simulating the motion of realistic, large, dense crowds of autonomous agents is still a challenge for the computer graphics community. Typical approaches either resemble particle simulations (where agents lack orientation ...
  • Creating crowd variation with the OCEAN personality model 

    Durupinar, Funda; Allbeck, Jan; Pelechano Gómez, Núria; Badler, Norman (2008)
    Conference report
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    Most current crowd simulators animate homogeneous crowds, but include underlying parameters that can be tuned to create variations within the crowd. These parameters, however, are specific to the crowd models and may be ...
  • Crowd simulation incorporating agent psychological models, roles and communication 

    Pelechano Gómez, Núria; O'Brien, Kevin; Silverman, Barry G.; Badler, Norman (2005)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    We describe a new architecture to integrate a psychological model into a crowd simulation system in order to obtain believable emergent behaviors. Our existing crowd simulation system (MACES) performs high level wayfinding ...
  • Demographic agent-based simulation of Gambians immigrants in Spain 

    Montañola Sales, Cristina; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Kaplan Marcusan, Adriana; Cela Espín, José M. (2014)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Changes in our society have created a challenge for policymakers, who confront a need of tools to evaluate the possible effects of their policies. Agent-based modelling and simulation is a promising methodology which can ...
  • Design of a protocol for event-based network reconfiguration of active vision systems 

    Amo Jimenez, Álvaro del (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-05-05)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Leibniz Universität Hannover
    Català: Avui en dia la vigilancia de grans àreas, com ara bancs, aeroports o ciutats es basa principalment en sistemas de video. Les Active Cameras (ACs) juguen un paper important per als sistemes de seguretat, ja que ...
  • Design of Autonomous Moving Walls According to Recognized Activity Inside of Living Spaces 

    Civit Sabaté, Carles (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Keio University, 2010)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Restricted access - author's decision
    This Master’s Thesis has been developed in Keio University, Tokyo (Japan), under the supervision of Professor Akira Mita, as part of the research group on Biofication of Living Spaces that is currently being carried out ...
  • Detection and segmentation of tennis balls using Deep Learning 

    Viladomiu de Gabriel, Carles (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-05)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
  • Docitive Networks. A Step Beyond Cognition 

    Blasco Moreno, Pol (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-02-08)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Català: En les Xarxes Docents es por ta més enllà la idea d'elaborar decisions intel ligents. Per mitjà de compartir informació entre els nodes, amb l'objectiu primordial de reduir la complexitat i millorar el rendiment ...
  • EPSILoN: Environmental Problem Solving Interface Logic Non-monotonic 

    Garcia Gasulla, Dario (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-09-05)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    English: The goal of this thesis is to study the viability of an IDSS based on a LFAC. At the end, we intend to develop a complete IDSS application based on a LFAC which implements a real domain and which can be put to ...
  • Experiments on the acquisition of the semantics and grammatical constructions required for communicating propositional logic sentences 

    Sierra Santibáñez, Josefina; Santibáñez Velilla, Josefina (Springer, 2010-02-01)
    Part of book or chapter of book
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    We describe some experiments which simulate a grounded approach to language acquisition in which a population of autonomous agents without prior linguistic knowledge tries to construct at the same time a conceptualisation ...
  • Generating plausible individual agent movements from spatio-temporal occupancy data 

    Sunshine-Hill, Ben; Allbeck, Jan; Pelechano Gómez, Núria; Badler, Norman (2007)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    We introduce the Spatio-Temporal Agent Motion Model, a datadriven representation of the behavior and motion of individuals within a space over the course of a day. We explore different representations for this model, ...