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  • 2009

    Cognition and Social Dynamics Play a Major Role in the Formation of Grammar.

    Steels, L., 2009, Biological Foundations and Origin of Syntax, Strungmann Forum Reports. Bickerton, D. & Szathmáry, E. (eds.). MIT Press, Vol. 3. (Biological Foundations and Origin of Syntax, Strungmann Forum Reports).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

  • Context-aware Resource Sharing for People-centric Sensing

    Stevens, M., Vallejos Vargas, J. A., D'Hondt, T., De Meuter, W., Steels, L., Maisonneuve, N. & D'Hondt, E., 26 Oct 2009, Workshop on Software Research and Climate Change (WSRCC-1), part of Onward! 2009 (co-located with OOPSLA 2009). Easterbrook, S. (ed.). (Workshop on Software Research and Climate Change (WSRCC-1), part of Onward! 2009 (co-located with OOPSLA 2009)).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingMeeting abstract (Book)

  • How Experience of the Body Shapes Language about Space.

    Steels, L. & Spranger, M., 2009, IJCAI'09: Proceedings of the 21st international joint conference on Artifical intelligence. p. 14-19 5 p. (IJCAI'09: Proceedings of the 21st international joint conference on Artifical intelligence).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

    4 Citations (Scopus)
  • Information theoretical quantification of cooperativity in signalling complexes

    Lenaerts, T., Ferkinghoff-Borg, J., Schymkowitz, J. & Rousseau, F., 16 Jan 2009, In: BMC Systems Biology. 3, 12 p., 9.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
    12 Citations (Scopus)
  • Measure and map noise pollution with your mobile phone

    Maisonneuve, N., Stevens, M. & Steels, L., 5 Apr 2009, DIY::HCI - A Showcase of Methods, Communities and Values for Reuse and Customization; Proceedings of the DIY for CHI workshop held on April 5, 2009 at CHI 2009, the 27th Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (April 4-9, 2009 in Boston, MA, USA). p. 78-82 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

  • Modeling the Formation of Language: Conclusions and Future Research.

    Steels, L. & Loreto, V., 2009, Evolution of Communication and Language in Embodied Agents. Nolfi, S. & Mirolli, M. (eds.). Springer, p. 283-288 5 p. (Evolution of Communication and Language in Embodied Agents).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

  • Modeling the Formation of Language: Embodied Experiments.

    Steels, L., 2009, Evolution of Communication and Language in Embodied Agents. Nolfi, S. & Mirolli, M. (eds.). Springer, p. 235-262 17 p. (Evolution of Communication and Language in Embodied Agents).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

  • Modeling the Formation of Language in Embodied Agents: Methods and Open Challenges.

    Steels, L., 2009, Evolution of Communication and Language in Embodied Agents. Nolfi, S. & Mirolli, M. (eds.). Springer, p. 223-233 10 p. (Evolution of Communication and Language in Embodied Agents).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

  • NoiseTube: Citizen Noise Pollution Monitoring (poster)

    Maisonneuve, N., Stevens, M. & Ochab, B., 9 Oct 2009, Displayed at the Sony CSL Paris Open House 2009, Paris, France, 8-9 October, 2009.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingMeeting abstract (Book)

  • NoiseTube: Measuring and mapping noise pollution with mobile phones

    Maisonneuve, N., Stevens, M., Niessen, M. E. & Steels, L., 28 May 2009, Information Technologies in Environmental Engineering (ITEE 2009) - Proceedings of the 4th International ICSC Symposium, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 28-29, 2009. Förstner, U., Murphy, R. J. & Rulkens, W. H. (eds.). Springer, p. 215-228 14 p. (Environmental Science and Engineering).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

    312 Citations (Scopus)
  • Participatory Sensing for Sustainable Urban Life (poster)

    Stevens, M. & D'Hondt, E., 17 Dec 2009, Displayed at the MoVES project annual meeting at UCL, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium, December 17, 2009.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingMeeting abstract (Book)

  • Perspective Alignment in Spatial Language

    Steels, L. & Loetzsch, M., 2009, Spatial Language in Dialogue. Coventry, K., Bateman, J. & Tenbrink, T. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 70-89 19 p. (Spatial Language in Dialogue).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

    12 Citations (Scopus)
  • The Emergence of Collective Structures Through Individual Interactions.

    Steels, L., Goldstone, R., Griffiths, T., Gureckis, T. & Helbing, D., 2009, Proceedings of the 31th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Taatgen, N. A. & Rijn, H. (eds.). (Proceedings of the 31th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

  • The Grounded Color Naming Game.

    Bleys, J., Loetzsch, M., Spranger, M. & Steels, L., 2009, Proceedings of the 18th IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RoMan 2009). (Proceedings of the 18th IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RoMan 2009)).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

  • The Impact of Statistical Distributions on Colour Categories

    Bleys, J. & Belpaeme, T., 2009, In: Journal of Cognitive Science. 10, p. 1-20 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • The semantics of SIT, STAND, and LIE embodied in robots

    Spranger, M. & Loetzsch, M., 2009, Proceedings of the 31th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (Cogsci09). Taatgen, N. A. & Rijn, H. V. (eds.). Cognitive Science Society, p. 2546-2552 6 p. (Proceedings of the 31th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (Cogsci09)).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

  • Understanding the Dynamics of Complex Lisp Programs

    Loetzsch, M., Bleys, J. & Wellens, P., 2009, The 2nd European Lisp Symposium. p. 59-69 10 p. (The 2nd European Lisp Symposium).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

  • 2008

    Biological Roots of the Social Brain

    Steels, L., Vilarroya, O., Laubichler, M. D. (ed.) & Callebaut, W. (ed.), 2008, In: Biological Theory. 3, p. 93-98 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Can Body Language Shape Body Image?

    Steels, L. & Spranger, M., 2008, Artificial Life XI: Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on the Simulation and Synthesis of Living Systems. Bullock, S., Noble, J., Watson, R. & Bedau, M. A. (eds.). MIT Press, p. 577-584 8 p. (Artificial Life XI: Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on the Simulation and Synthesis of Living Systems).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

    10 Citations (Scopus)
  • Coping with Combinatorial Uncertainty in Word Learning: A Flexible Usage-Based Mode

    Wellens, P., 2008, 7th International Conference on The Evolution of Language. Smith, A. D. M., Smith, K. & Cancho, R. F. I. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing, p. 370-377 8 p. (7th International Conference on The Evolution of Language).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

  • Evolution of complexity

    Gershenson, C. & Lenaerts, T., 1 Jan 2008, In: Artificial Life. 14, 3, p. 241-243 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

    12 Citations (Scopus)
  • Expressing Second Order Semantics and the Emergence of Recursion

    Bleys, J., 2008, The Evolution of Language: Evolang 7. Smith, A. D. M., Smith, K. & Chancho, R. F. I. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing, p. 34-3141 3108 p. (The Evolution of Language: Evolang 7).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

  • Flexible Word Meanings in Embodied Agents.

    Wellens, P., Loetzsch, M. & Steels, L., 2008, In: Connection Science. 20, p. 173-191 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    30 Citations (Scopus)
  • In-Depth Analysis of the Naming Game Dynamics: The Homogeneous Mixing Case

    Steels, L., Baronchelli, A. & Loreto, V., 2008, In: International Journal of Modern Physics C. 19, 5, 785.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    69 Citations (Scopus)
  • Self-Interested Agents can Bootstrap Symbolic Communication if They Punish Cheaters.

    Steels, L. & Wang, E., 2008, The Evolution of Language. Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Smith, A. D. M., Smith, K. & Ferrer-i-cancho, R. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing, p. 362-369 8 p. (The Evolution of Language. Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on the Evolution of Language).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

  • The Babel2 manual

    Loetzsch, M., Wellens, P., De Beule, J., Bleys, J. & Van Trijp, R., 2008, AI-Lab VUB, Brussels. (AI-Memo)

    Research output: Book/ReportOther report

  • The Emergence of Compositionality, Hierarchy and Recursion in Peer-to-Peer Interactions

    De Beule, J., 2008, Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Smith, A. D. M., Smith, K. & Ferrer-i-cancho, R. (eds.). (Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on the Evolution of Language).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

  • The Emergence of Embodied Communication in Artificial Agents and Humans

    Steels, L. & Galantucci, B., 2008, Embodied Communication in Humans and Machines. Wachsmuth, I., Lenzen, M. & Knoblich, G. (eds.). Oxford University Press, (Embodied Communication in Humans and Machines).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

  • The Robot in the Mirror

    Steels, L. & Spranger, M., 2008, In: Connection Science. 4, 20, p. 337-358 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    29 Citations (Scopus)
  • The Symbol Grounding Problem Has Been Solved. So What's Next?

    Steels, L., 2008, Symbols and Embodiment: Debates on Meaning and Cognition. Vega, M. (ed.). Oxford University Press, (Symbols and Embodiment: Debates on Meaning and Cognition).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

  • Typological and Computational Investigations of Spatial Perspective

    Steels, L., Loetzsch, M. & Van Trijp, R., 2008, Modeling Communication with Robots and Virtual Humans. Wachsmuth, I. & Knoblich, G. (eds.). Springer, Vol. 4930. p. 125-143 19 p. (LNAI).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

    4 Citations (Scopus)
  • 2007

    Embodiment and Self-Organization of Human Categories: A Case Study for Speech.

    Steels, L. & De Boer, B., 2007, Body, Language, and Mind, Cognitive Linguistics Research. Ziemke, T., Zlatev, J. & Frank, R. M. (eds.). Mouton De Gruyter. Berlin, Vol. 1. p. 411-430 20 p. (Body, Language, and Mind, Cognitive Linguistics Research).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

  • Emergence of Hierarchy in Fluid Construction Grammar

    Steels, L. & Bleys, J., 2007, In Proceedings of the SLEA workshop at the 9th European Conference on Artificial Life..

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingMeeting abstract (Book)

  • Fifty Years of AI: From Symbols to Embodiment - and Back

    Steels, L., 2007, 50 Years of Artificial Intelligence, Essays Dedicated to the 50th Anniversary of Artificial Intelligence. Lungarella, M., Iida, F., Bongard, J. & Pfeifer, R. (eds.). Springer, Vol. 4850. p. 18-28 11 p. (LNAI).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

    12 Citations (Scopus)
  • Flexible Word Meaning in Embodied Agents

    Wellens, P. & Loetzsch, M., 2007, Social Learning in Embodied Agents. 10 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

  • Is Symbolic Inheritance Similar to Genetic Inheritance?

    Steels, L. & Bloom, P. (ed.), 2007, In: Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 4, 30, p. 376-377 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Language, Perceptual Categories and their Interaction: Insights from Computational Modelling.

    Belpaeme, T. & Bleys, J., 2007, Emergence of Communication and Language. Lyon, C., Nehaniv, C. & Cangelosi, A. (eds.). Springer Verlag, p. 339-353 14 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

    1 Citation (Scopus)
  • Language Originated in Social Brains

    Steels, L., 2007, Social Brain Matters: Stances of Neurobiology of Social Cognition. Vilarroya, O. & Argimon, F. F. I. (eds.). Editions Rodopi. Amsterdam, p. 223-242 20 p. (Social Brain Matters: Stances of Neurobiology of Social Cognition).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

  • Multi-Level Selection in the Emergence of Language Systematicity

    Steels, L., Van Trijp, R. & Wellens, P., 2007, European Conference on Artificial Life. Springer, 10 p. (LNCS/LNAI).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

    8 Citations (Scopus)
  • Perspective Alignment in Spatial Language. (To appear)

    Steels, L. & Loetzsch, M., 2007, Spatial Language and Dialogue.. Coventry, K. R., Tenbrink, T. & Bateman, J. A. (eds.). Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

  • Scaffolding Language Emergence Using the Autotelic Principle.

    Steels, L. & Wellens, P., 2007, IEEE Symposium on Artificial Life. IEEE Xplore, p. 325-332 8 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

    7 Citations (Scopus)
  • Social Dynamics: Emergence of Language

    Steels, L. & Loreto, V., 2007, In: Nature Physics. 11, 3, p. 758-760 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    79 Citations (Scopus)
  • The dynamic emergence of categories through imitation.

    Belpaeme, T., De Boer, B. & Jansen, B., 2007, Imitation and Social Learning in Robots, Humans and Animals: Behavioural, Social and Communicative Dimensions. Nehaniv, C. L. & Dautenhahn, K. (eds.). Cambridge University Press, (Imitation and Social Learning in Robots, Humans and Animals: Behavioural, Social and Communicative Dimensions).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

    4 Citations (Scopus)
  • The Recruitment Theory of Language Origins

    Steels, L., 2007, Emergence of Language and Communication. Lyon, C., Nehaniv, C. L. & Cangelosi, A. (eds.). Springer, p. 129-151 23 p. (Emergence of Language and Communication).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

    22 Citations (Scopus)
  • 2006

    A (very) brief Introduction to Fluid Construction Grammar.

    Steels, L. & De Beule, J., 8 Jul 2006, Third International Workshop on Scalable Natural Language Understanding (ScaNaLU 2006) June 8, 2006, following HLT/NAACL.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingMeeting abstract (Book)

  • A cross-situational learning algorithm for damping homonymy in the guessing game.

    De Beule, J., Belpaeme, T. & De Vylder, B., 2006, In Luis M. Rocha et al., editor, Artificial Life X, pages 466--472. MIT Press..

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

  • Augmenting Navigation for Collaborative Tagging with Emergent Semantics.

    Aurnhammer, M., Hanappe, P. & Steels, L., 2006, Proceedings of the International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC) '06.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingMeeting abstract (Book)

    20 Citations (Scopus)
  • Collaborative tagging as distributed cognition.

    Steels, L., 2006, Pragmatics and Cognition.. John Benjamins Publishing Company, Vol. 14. p. 275-285 11 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

    20 Citations (Scopus)
  • Coordinated Communication, a Dynamical Systems Perspective

    De Vylder, B., 2006, Proceedings of the European Conference on Complex Systems, ECCS06.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

  • Does Complex Learning Require Complex Connectivity?

    De La Mora, C. R., Guerra-Hernández, A. & Steels, L., 2006, Proceedings of the Ibero-American AI Conference (IBERAMIA-SBIA 2006), LNAI 4140. Sichman, J. S. (ed.). Springer, p. 572-581 10 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper