Evolution of Communication and Language in Embodied Agents

@inproceedings{Nolfi2009EvolutionOC,
  title={Evolution of Communication and Language in Embodied Agents},
  author={Stefano Nolfi and Marco Mirolli},
  year={2009}
}
This field of research examines how embodied and situated agents, such as robots, evolve language and thus communicate with each other. This book is a comprehensive survey of the research in this emerging field. The contributions explain the theoretical and methodological foundations of the field, and then illustrate the scientific and technological potentials and promising research directions. The book also provides descriptions of research experiments and related open software and hardware… 
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