A COGNITIVE MODEL FOR HUMAN BEHAVIOR SIMULATION IN EBDI VIRTUAL HUMANS

Héctor Orozco, Félix Ramos, Victor Fernández, Octavio Gutiérrez, Marco Ramos, Daniel Thalmann

Abstract

In this paper, we present a new cognitive model based on Psychology for simulating human behavior in realistic virtual humans. To do this, we use the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI), taking into account the personality scales defined in it to endow the virtual humans with a real personality and form a set of fuzzy rules used to obtain the emotional influences that modify virtual humans' affective state according to their personality and the events they perceive from their environment. We also implemented an EBDI-based action selection by using an event calculus definition. This action selection mechanism allows virtual humans to perform actions based on their current emotional state, their beliefs, their desires and their intentions. These actions define virtual humans' behavior for each situation they experience in the environment. As case study, we present an scenario where a male virtual human with a psychopathic personality and a female virtual human with a hysteric personality are interacting in a real way.

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Orozco H., Ramos F., Fernández V., Gutiérrez O., Ramos M. and Thalmann D. (2010). A COGNITIVE MODEL FOR HUMAN BEHAVIOR SIMULATION IN EBDI VIRTUAL HUMANS . In Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence - Volume 2: ICAART, ISBN 978-989-674-022-1, pages 104-111. DOI: 10.5220/0002738001040111


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@conference{icaart10,
author={Héctor Orozco and Félix Ramos and Victor Fernández and Octavio Gutiérrez and Marco Ramos and Daniel Thalmann},
title={A COGNITIVE MODEL FOR HUMAN BEHAVIOR SIMULATION IN EBDI VIRTUAL HUMANS},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence - Volume 2: ICAART,},
year={2010},
pages={104-111},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0002738001040111},
isbn={978-989-674-022-1},
}


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TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence - Volume 2: ICAART,
TI - A COGNITIVE MODEL FOR HUMAN BEHAVIOR SIMULATION IN EBDI VIRTUAL HUMANS
SN - 978-989-674-022-1
AU - Orozco H.
AU - Ramos F.
AU - Fernández V.
AU - Gutiérrez O.
AU - Ramos M.
AU - Thalmann D.
PY - 2010
SP - 104
EP - 111
DO - 10.5220/0002738001040111