A Logic for Reasoning about Actions and Explicit Observations

@inproceedings{Rens2010ALF,
  title={A Logic for Reasoning about Actions and Explicit Observations},
  author={Gavin Rens and Ivan Jos{\'e} Varzinczak and T. Meyer and Alexander Ferrein},
  booktitle={Australasian Conference on Artificial Intelligence},
  year={2010}
}
We propose a formalism for reasoning about actions based on multi-modal logic which allows for expressing observations as first-class objects. We introduce a new modal operator, namely [o |α], which allows us to capture the notion of perceiving an observation given that an action has taken place. Formulae of the type [o |α]ϕ mean ’after perceiving observation o, given α was performed, necessarily ϕ’. In this paper, we focus on the challenges concerning sensing with explicit observations, and… 
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