SCIENTIA SINICA Informationis, Volume 49, Issue 12: 1545-1558(2019) https://doi.org/10.1360/SSI-2019-0108

A general design method for artificial system based on multi-living agent theory

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  • ReceivedMay 30, 2019
  • AcceptedOct 25, 2019
  • PublishedDec 16, 2019


The construction of an artificial system in the complex environment involves serious confrontations and tight constraints, which is why a new general design method is needed. This paper proposes a total design method to improve the performance of the artificial system based on multi-living agent system theory. Under the guidelines of the multi-living agent system theory, the proposed method takes the existence of the self-organizing mechanism and function as a premise. Considering the strict performance requirements and constraints of the newborn system, the functional living degree is used to make research and development decisions in layers. To verify the validity of the proposed method, we construct a terminal defense system and analyze performance improvement with system modeling.

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  • Figure 1

    The framework of terminal defense system based on MLA

  • Table 1   Destruction parameter index of ground attack ammunition
    Index Antiaircraft gun Short-range missile
    Attack range $1.5\sim0.2$ km $4\sim0.3$ km
    Angle of site 15$^{\circ}\sim70^{\circ}$ 15$^{\circ}\sim40^{\circ}$
  • Table 2   The definition of probability of unit condition
    Symbol Expression
    $P_1$ Effectual shooting probability
    $P_2$ Kill probability
    $P_3$ Detection probability
    $P_4$ Successful convert probability from detection to tracking
    $P_5$ Anti interference probability of searching
    $P_6$ Anti interference probability of tracking
    $P_7$ Correct computation probability of firing data
    $P_8$ Correct command execution probability of firing system
    $P_9$ Correct administrator command receiving probability of firing system
    $P_{10}$ Others

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