An online database of ACT-R parameters: Towards a transparent community-based approach to model development

Tsunhin John Wong, Edward T. Cokely, Lael J. Schooler

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Abstract

We present a database that provides an interface for the ACTR modeling community to interact with each other (http://www-abc.mpib-berlin.mpg.de/actrdb/ ). The database includes estimated values of ACT-R parameters from a wide range of ACT-R modeling studies, selected from the studies available on the ACT-R website. It serves as a tool to query studies and estimated values for ACT-R parameters, providing the exact range of values for each of the available free numerical parameters. In short, the database supports an alternative community-based approach to manage the challenges associated with parameter estimation for complex cognitive architectures like ACT-R.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages282-286
Number of pages5
StatePublished - Dec 1 2010
Externally publishedYes
Event10th International Conference on Cognitive Modeling, ICCM 2010 - Philadelphia, PA, United States
Duration: Aug 5 2010Aug 8 2010

Other

Other10th International Conference on Cognitive Modeling, ICCM 2010
CountryUnited States
CityPhiladelphia, PA
Period8/5/108/8/10

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Keywords

  • ACT-R
  • Modeling
  • Parameter

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Modeling and Simulation

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Wong, T. J., Cokely, E. T., & Schooler, L. J. (2010). An online database of ACT-R parameters: Towards a transparent community-based approach to model development. 282-286. Paper presented at 10th International Conference on Cognitive Modeling, ICCM 2010, Philadelphia, PA, United States.