© 2003

Intelligent Information Agents

The AgentLink Perspective

  • Matthias Klusch
  • Sonia Bergamaschi
  • Pete Edwards
  • Paolo Petta

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2586)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 2586)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VI
  2. European Research and Development of Intelligent Information Agents: The AgentLink Perspective

  3. Agent-Based Information Systems

    1. Domenico Beneventano, Sonia Bergamaschi, Gionata Gelati, Francesco Guerra, Maurizio Vincini
      Pages 22-49
    2. Marie-Christine Rousset, Chantal Reynaud
      Pages 50-78
    3. Nicholas Kushmerick, Bernd Thomas
      Pages 79-103
    4. Matthias Klusch, Stefano Lodi, Gianluca Moro
      Pages 104-122
  4. Adaptive Information Agents

    1. Ian Dickinson, Dave Reynolds, Dave Banks, Steve Cayzer, Poorvi Vora
      Pages 123-151
    2. Enrico Blanzieri, Paolo Giorgini
      Pages 152-164
    3. Josep Lluís de la Rosa, Esteve del Acebo, Beatriz López, Miquel Montaner
      Pages 165-178
  5. Coordination of Information Agents

    1. Martin Fredriksson, Rune Gustavsson, Alessandro Ricci
      Pages 203-233
    2. Juan Manuel Serrano, Sascha Ossowski, Alberto Fernández
      Pages 234-273
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 275-275

About this book


This book presents 10 chapters on various aspects of intelligent information agents contributed by members of the respective AgentLink special interest group.

The papers are organized in three parts on agent-based information systems, adaptive information agents, and coordination of information agents. Also included are a comprehensive introduction and surveys for each of the three parts.


adaptive information processing agent architectures agent coordination data mining distributed information systems e-commerce information agents information integration information system intelligent agents intelligent information agents privacy recommender systems software agent

Editors and affiliations

  • Matthias Klusch
    • 1
  • Sonia Bergamaschi
    • 2
  • Pete Edwards
    • 3
  • Paolo Petta
    • 4
  1. 1.German Research Center for Artifical Intelligence Multiagent Systems GroupSaarbrückenGermany
  2. 2.Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell’InformazioneUniversità di Modena e Reggio EmiliaModenaItaly
  3. 3.Department of Computing ScienceUniversity of Aberdeen King’s CollegeAberdeenUK
  4. 4.Austrian Research Institute for Artificial IntelligenceViennaAustria

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