Why DLP Object-oriented parallel prolog Web3D support TCP/IP support for network communication Java-based. All DLP programs are compiled into java classes Efficiency for programming Reasonably good performance
STEP: a scripting language for embodied agents (Scripting Technology for Embodied Persona)
FACT : STEP Source Code (1.0)
Schedule: Lectures Monday, , Room S111, Week ,24-26 Introduction and Demonstrations. PROLOG and DLP DLP for Virtual Environments Agent, Web Agent, 3D Web Agent Avatar Design and Control STEP: a scripting language for 3D agents
Schedule: Practical Work and Exercises Thursday Computer Lab S353 (S345), Week ,23-25 Use Internet Explorer for VRML Browser (Blaxxun) DLP works under Microsoft Java Virtual Machine. Do not use Netscape and Firefox which rely on Sun Java Virtual Machine to run DLP compiled Java applets.
Final Assignment Jointly work on a project in teams of two. Register your team to Before Week 23 Report your system design in Week 26 Submit your work before Sept. 30, 2006.
Schedule: Project Presentation Student Presentation: System Design in Week 26
Final Grade 20% from the weekly exercises 80% from the final project
MMA2 public website: DLP website: index.html MMA2 website at the blackboard.
Demonstration Student project (2002): Wayout (Jasper Soetendal and Liou Yamane) Student Project (2003): Amazing Labyrinth (Tim Verweij and Pascal Snijders Blok) Student Project (2004): S.C.U.M (Winoe Bhikharie and KH Cheng) Pamela: A 3D web agent STEP authoring tools WASP Soccer Games
Wayout Jasper Soetendal and Liou Yamane, 2002
Amazing Labyrinth Tim Verweij and Pascal Snijders Blok, 2003