SMARTS: A Demonstration of Reinforcement Learning
Through reinforcement learning, this virtual world demonstrates how an organism can learn from its environment, and how learning depends critically on the composition of the environment and its rewards and punishments.
(external link)The Smarts program is in a "JAR archive", an archived version of a Java program. In order to run the programs, you will need a computer running Windows, Mac OS, or Linux that has the Java Runtime also called Java Virtual Machine, version 5.0 or later, installed: Java Download Page
This module was supported, in part, by National Science Foundation Grant #0127561.