Essays about: "A REWARD"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 345 essays containing the words A REWARD.

  1. 1. How can physical activity be enhanced through digital rewards? : An experiment where number of steps is rewarded with social media screen time

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Handelshögskolan (from 2013)

    Author : Marina Tallberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Digital rewards; Gamification; Incentives; Physical activity; Steps; Social media; Experiment; Surveys.;

    Abstract : Today nearly 9 in 10 internet users use social media each month. Most people enjoy social media and have a beneficiary relationship with the different platforms giving them opportunities to stay connected with family and friends. READ MORE

  2. 2. Monetary Rewards and Framing of the Problem in Crowdsourcing : Effects on Participation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Fateme Mohammadi; Christina Mårtensson; [2021]
    Keywords : Crowdsourcing; Open Innovation; Monetary Incentives; Framing;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to explore if monetary reward negatively affects people’s willingness to participate in crowdsourcing projects and to see how the relationship between monetary rewards and the framing of the crowdsourcing problem affects participation in crowdsourcing contests. A two-phase data collection method is used to answer these questions; a survey to identify the people who had participated in crowdsourcing projects and a focus group with the suitable candidates to discuss the research questions further. READ MORE

  3. 3. Explainable Reinforcement Learning for Risk Mitigation in Human-Robot Collaboration Scenarios

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Alessandro Iucci; [2021]
    Keywords : Explainable Reinforcement Learning; Human-Robot Collaboration; Risk Mitigation; Reward Decomposition; Autonomous Policy Explanation; Collaborative Robots; Förklarbar förstärkningslärande; Mänskligt-robot-samarbete; Riskreducering; Reward Decomposition; Autonomous Policy Explanation; Samarbetsrobotar;

    Abstract : Reinforcement Learning (RL) algorithms are highly popular in the robotics field to solve complex problems, learn from dynamic environments and generate optimal outcomes. However, one of the main limitations of RL is the lack of model transparency. This includes the inability to provide explanations of why the output was generated. READ MORE

  4. 4. Not All Goals Are Created Equal : Evaluating Hockey Players in the NHL Using Q-Learning with a Contextual Reward Function

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Databas och informationsteknik

    Author : Jon Vik; [2021]
    Keywords : Sports Analytics; Markov Game; Machine Learning; Reinforcement Learning; Q-Learning; Data Mining; National Hockey League; Ice Hockey; Reward Function; Player Evaluation;

    Abstract : Not all goals in the game of ice hockey are created equal: some goals increase the chances of winning more than others. This thesis investigates the result of constructing and using a reward function that takes this fact into consideration, instead of the common binary reward function. READ MORE

  5. 5. Playing Halite IV with Deep Reinforcement Learning

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för reglerteknik

    Author : Kim Haapamäki; Jesper Laurell; [2021]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Playing games with reinforcement learning has for years been a target for research and has seen incredible breakthroughs in recent years. Reinforcement learning is a type of machine learning, which can be combined with the concept of deep learning, resulting in what is called deep reinforcement learning. READ MORE