Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence

Principles and Practice of Multi-Agent Systems

13th International Conference, PRIMA 2010, Kolkata, India, November 12-15, 2010, Revised Selected Papers

Editors: Desai, Nirmit, Liu, Alan, Winikoff, Michael (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Principles and Practice of Multi-Agent Systems, PRIMA 2010, held in Kolkata, India, in November 2010.
The 18 full papers presented together with 15 early innovation papers were carefully reviewed and selected from over 63 submissions. They focus on practical aspects of multiagent systems and cover topics such as agent communication, agent cooperation and negotiation, agent reasoning, agent-based simulation, mobile and semantic agents, agent technologies for service computing, agent-based system development, ServAgents workshop, IAHC workshop, and PRACSYS workshop.

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  • What Can Agent-Based Computing Offer Service-Oriented Architectures, and Vice Versa?

    Wobcke, Wayne (et al.)

    Pages 1-10

  • SBDO: A New Robust Approach to Dynamic Distributed Constraint Optimisation

    Graham Billiau, Chee Fon Chang, Aditya Ghose

    Pages 11-26

  • Adaptive and Non-adaptive Distribution Functions for DSA

    Melanie Smith, Sandip Sen, Roger Mailler

    Pages 58-73

  • Multiagent Based Scheduling of Elective Surgery

    Sankalp Khanna, Timothy Cleaver, Abdul Sattar, et al.

    Pages 74-89

  • Effect of Alternative Distributed Task Allocation Strategy Based on Local Observations in Contract Net Protocol

    Toshiharu Sugawara, Kensuke Fukuda, Toshio Hirotsu, et al.

    Pages 90-104

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Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Principles and Practice of Multi-Agent Systems
Book Subtitle
13th International Conference, PRIMA 2010, Kolkata, India, November 12-15, 2010, Revised Selected Papers
Editors
  • Nirmit Desai
  • Alan Liu
  • Michael Winikoff
Series Title
Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence
Series Volume
7057
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-25920-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-25920-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-25919-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 650
Number of Illustrations and Tables
247 b/w illustrations
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