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Interface agents: A review of the field

Middleton, Stuart Edward (2001) Interface agents: A review of the field University of Southampton

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This paper reviews the origins of interface agents, discusses challenges that exist within the interface agent field and presents a survey of current attempts to find solutions to these challenges. A history of agent systems from their birth in the 1960?s to the current day is described, along with the issues they try to address. A taxonomy of interface agent systems is presented, and today?s agent systems categorized accordingly. Lastly, an analysis of the machine learning and user modelling techniques used by today?s agents is presented.

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Published date: August 2001
Additional Information: Address: IAM group, ECS
Organisations: Electronics & Computer Science, IT Innovation


Local EPrints ID: 256280
ISBN: 0854327320
PURE UUID: 3dac28af-5e2c-4a40-a953-ee7ec67ee976
ORCID for Stuart Edward Middleton: ORCID iD

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Date deposited: 21 Jan 2002
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 09:47

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