Agent and Multi-Agent Systems

Agent and Multi-Agent Systems: Technologies and Applications (2011) .. KES-AMSTA 2011

Keynote Speeches

Michael Wooldridge:
Computational Aspects of Cooperative Game Theory. 1

Piotr Jedrzejowicz:
Machine Learning and Agents. 2-15

Conversational Agents, Dialogue Systems and Text Processing (Gen01)

Keeley A. Crockett, James O’Shea, Zuhair Bandar:
Goal Orientated Conversational Agents: Applications to Benefit Society. 16-25

James O’Shea, Zuhair Bandar, Keeley A. Crockett:
Using a Slim Function Word Classifier to Recognise Instruction Dialogue Acts. 26-34

Mohammad Hijjawi, Zuhair Bandar, Keeley A. Crockett, David McLean:
An Application of Pattern Matching Stemmer in Arabic Dialogue System. 35-43

Majdi Owda, Zuhair Bandar, Keeley A. Crockett:
Information Extraction for SQL Query Generation in the Conversation-Based Interfaces to Relational Databases (C-BIRD). 44-53

Agents and Online Social Networks (Gen02)

Ruqayya Abdulrahman, Daniel Neagu, D. R. W. Holton:
Multi Agent System for Historical Information Retrieval from Online Social Networks. 54-63

Piotr Wojewnik, Bogumil Kaminski, Mateusz Zawisza, Marek Antosiewicz:
Social-Network Influence on Telecommunication Customer Attrition. 64-73

Vedran Podobnik, Ignac Lovrek:
An Agent-Based Platform for Ad-Hoc Social Networking. 74-83

Ruqayya Abdulrahman, D. R. W. Holton, Daniel Neagu, Mick J. Ridley:
Formal Specification of Multi Agent System for Historical Information Retrieval from Online Social Networks. 84-93

Modelling, Planning and Prediction (Gen03)

Toufik Laroum, Bornia Tighiouart:
A Multi-agent System for the Modelling of the HIV Infection. 94-102

Cecilia Zanni-Merk, Santiago Almiron, Dominique Renaud:
A Multi-agents System for Analysis and Diagnosis of SMEs. 103-112

Said Brahimi, Ramdane Maamri, Zaïdi Sahnoun:
Model of Petri Net for Representing an Agent Plan in Dynamic Environment. 113-122

Samira Telghamti, Ramdane Maamri:
Towards a Predictive Fault Tolerance Approach in Multi-Agent Systems. 123-129

Miroslav Prýmek, Ales Horák, Tadeusz Sikora:
Modelling Three-Phase Power Network with a Multi-agent System. 130-137

Bernadetta Mianowska, Ngoc Thanh Nguyen:
A Method of User Modeling and Relevance Simulation in Document Retrieval Systems. 138-147

Inès Thabet, Issam Bouslimi, Chihab Hanachi, Khaled Ghédira:
A Multi-agent Organizational Model for Grid Scheduling. 148-158

Iva Bojic, Tomislav Lipic, Mario Kusek, Gordan Jezic:
Extending the JADE Agent Behaviour Model with JBehaviourTrees Framework. 159-168

Armin Stranjak, Igor Cavrak, Mario Zagar:
Scenario Description Language in Multi-agent Simulation System. 169-179

Hiroshi Takahashi, Satoru Takahashi, Takao Terano:
Analyzing the Validity of Passive Investment Strategies Employing Fundamental Indices through Agent-Based Simulation. 180-189

Robotics and Manufacturing (Gen04)

Konrad Kulakowski, Tomasz Stepien:
Dynamic World Model with the Lazy Potential Function. 190-199

José Manuel Gascueña, Elena Navarro, Antonio Fernández-Caballero:
VigilAgent for the Development of Agent-Based Multi-robot Surveillance Systems. 200-210

Tsukasa Abe, Munehiro Takimoto, Yasushi Kambayashi:
Searching Targets Using Mobile Agents in a Large Scale Multi-robot Environment. 211-220

Frantisek Capkovic:
Cooperation of Hybrid Agents in Models of Manufacturing Systems. 221-230

Dariusz Choinski, Michal Senik:
Multi-Agent Oriented Integration in Distributed Control System. 231-240

Grzegorz Polaków, Mieczyslaw Metzger:
pPDC Blackboard Broadcasting in Agent-Based Distributed Process Control. 241-250

Agent Optimisation (Gen05)

Henryk Piech:
Sequence Automata for Researching Consensus Levels. 251-260

Ichiro Nishizaki, Tomohiro Hayashida, Noriyuki Hara:
Agent-Based Simulation for Equilibrium Selection and Coordination Failure in Minimum Strategy Coordination Games. 261-270

Emil Scarlat, Iulia Maries:
A Genetic Algorithm for Community Formation based on Collective Intelligence Capacity. 271-279

Negotiation and Security (Gen06)

Guido Boella, Dov M. Gabbay, Alan Perotti, Leendert van der Torre, Serena Villata:
Argumentative Agents Negotiating on Potential Attacks. 280-290

Hui Guan, Weiru Chen, Lin Liu, Hongji Yang:
Environment-Driven Threats Elicitation for Web Applications. 291-300

Czeslaw Jedrzejek, Jolanta Cybulka, Jaroslaw Bak:
Towards Ontology of Fraudulent Disbursement. 301-310

R. Beheshti, N. Mozayani:
A New Mechanism for Negotiations in Multi-Agent Systems Based on ARTMAP Artificial Neural Network. 311-320

Multi-Agent Systems (Gen07)

Sodany Kiv, Yves Wautelet, Manuel Kolp:
A Multi-Agent Architectural Pattern for Wrapping Off-the-Shelf Components. 321-331

Ana Petric, Gordan Jezic:
A Multi-Agent System for Game Trading on the B2B Electronic Market. 332-341

Tadeusz Lasota, Tomasz Luczak, Bogdan Trawinski:
Experimental Comparison of Resampling Methods in a Multi-Agent System to Assist with Property Valuation. 342-352

Dariusz Choinski, Mieczyslaw Metzger, Witold Nocon:
Voting in Multi-Agent System for Improvement of Partial Observations. 353-362

Germano Resconi, Christopher J. Hinde:
Active Sets and Unification. 363-372

Nayat Sánchez Pi, David Griol, Javier Carbó, José M. Molina López:
Evaluating Interaction of MAS Providing Context-Aware Services. 373-382

Fu-Shiung Hsieh:
Collaborative Workflow Management in Holonic Multi-Agent Systems. 383-393

Lin Liu, Zhi Jin, Ruqian Lu, Hongji Yang:
Agent-Oriented Requirements Analysis from Scenarios. 394-405

Mining and Profiling (Gen08)

Pawel Biernacki:
Application of Multi-Agents in TV Commercial Recognition System. 406-413

Maybin K. Muyeba, Keeley A. Crockett, John A. Keane:
A Hybrid Interestingness Heuristic Approach for Attribute-Oriented Mining. 414-424

Agent-Based Optimization (ABO 2011)

Henryk Piech, Adam Czubak:
The Network Balance Realized by Routing Organization System. 425-435

Ireneusz Czarnowski, Piotr Jedrzejowicz:
A New Cluster-based Instance Selection Algorithm. 436-445

Yuri Chizhov:
An Agent-Based Approach to the Dynamic Price Problem. 446-455

Piotr Jedrzejowicz, Izabela Wierzbowska:
Parallel Cooperating A-Teams Solving Instances of the Euclidean Planar Travelling Salesman Problem. 456-465

Piotr Jedrzejowicz, Ewa Ratajczak-Ropel:
A-Team for Solving MRCPSP/max Problem. 466-475

Dariusz Barbucha:
An Agent-Based Guided Local Search for the Capacited Vehicle Routing Problem. 476-485

Maria Barbati, Giuseppe Bruno, Andrea Genovese:
An Agent-Based Framework for Solving an Equity Location Problem. 486-494

Joanna Jedrzejowicz, Piotr Jedrzejowicz:
Rotation Forest with GEP-Induced Expression Trees. 495-503

Doctoral Track

Pavel Nikolaev, Aladdin Ayesh:
Combined Course Programmes Generation in Multi-agent e-Learning System Using Policy-Based HTN Planning. 504-513

Matthew Crossley, Martyn Amos:
SimZombie: A Case-Study in Agent-Based Simulation Construction. 514-523

Olivier Szymanezyk, Patrick Dickinson, Tom Duckett:
Towards Agent-Based Crowd Simulation in Airports Using Games Technology. 524-533

David M. Pearce, Zuhair Bandar, David McLean:
Using Properties to Compare Both Words and Clauses. 534-543

Khukrit Osathanunkul, James O’Shea, Zuhair Bandar, Keeley A. Crockett:
Semantic Similarity Measures for the Development of Thai Dialog System. 544-552

Olawale Titiloye, Alan Crispin:
Graph Coloring with a Distributed Hybrid Quantum Annealing Algorithm. 553-562

Annabel Latham, Keeley A. Crockett, David McLean, Bruce Edmonds:
Oscar: An Intelligent Adaptive Conversational Agent Tutoring System. 563-572

Computer-Support Social Intelligence for Human Interaction (IS01 2011)

Taketoshi Ushiama, Tomoya Eguchi:
An Information Recommendation Agent on Microblogging Service. 573-582

Koichi Asakura, Hiroki Aoyama, Toyohide Watanabe:
Movement Algorithms for Refugee Agents for Virtual Disaster Simulation Systems. 583-591

Toyohide Watanabe, Chang Lijiao:
Vehicle Routing Based on Traffic Cost at Intersection. 592-601

Digital Economy (DE 2011)

Konrad Fuks, Arkadiusz Kawa:
Virtual Organization Networking Strategies – Simulations Experiments. 602-609

Ryszard Szupiluk, Piotr Wojewnik, Tomasz Zabkowski:
Multistage Covariance Approach to Measure the Randomness in Financial Time Series Analysis. 610-619

Paulina Golinska, Marcin Hajdul:
Multi-agent Coordination Mechanism of Virtual Supply Chain. 620-629

Przemyslaw Rózewski, Bartlomiej Malachowski:
Competence-Based Architecture for Knowledge Logistics in Project-Oriented Organization. 630-639

Shiuann-Shuoh Chen, Yu-Wei Chuang, Pei-Yi Chen:
The Effects of Knowledge Management System Quality and Self-efficacy on Intention to Knowledge Sharing: The Mediate Role of Attitude. 640-650

Przemyslaw Kazienko, Radoslaw Michalski, Sebastian Palus:
Social Network Analysis as a Tool for Improving Enterprise Architecture. 651-660

Intelligent Workflow, Cloud Computing and Systems (IS03)

Rafael Tolosana-Calasanz, José A. Bañares, Omer F. Rana:
Dynamic Workflow Adaptation over Adaptive Infrastructures. 661-670

Ching-Long Yeh:
ebXML Business-to-Business Integration Based on Semantic Cloud Computing Architecture. 671-680

Gayathri Nadarajan, Yun-Heh Chen-Burger, Robert B. Fisher:
SWAV: Semantics-Based Workflows for Automatic Video Analysis. 681-691

Areti Manataki, Yun-Heh Chen-Burger:
A Meta-Model of Business Interaction for Assisting Intelligent Workflow Systems. 692-701