Deadline: 
10 March 2008
Institution: 
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Speaker: 
Les Gasser

Recently the evolution of language has emerged as a significant area of interdisciplinary inquiry. Most current studies theorize about the evolutionary emergence of natural human (and animal) communications, but some researchers are also concerned with how autonomous agents might constructively develop their own languages independently of human designers. We have called language

Institution department: 
Information Dynamics Lab, Computer Science Department