Departmental Papers (CIS)

Date of this Version

November 2000

Document Type

Conference Paper


Postprint version. Published in Deformable Avatars, International Federation for Information Processing Volume 68, combined proceedings of the DEFORM 2000 and AVATARS 2000 workshops, edited by Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann and Daniel Thalmann, 2001, pages 191-205.
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We are seeking to outline a framework to create embodied agents with consistency both in terms of human actions and communications in general and individual humans in particular. Our goal is to drive this consistent behavior from internal or cognitive models of the agents.


animated agents, believability, communication, consistency



Date Posted: 25 January 2006