Knowledge Processing and Decision Making in Agent-Based Systems

  • Lakhmi C. Jain
  • Ngoc Thanh Nguyen

Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 170)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Lakhmi C. Jain, Chee Peng Lim, Ngoc Thanh Nguyen
    Pages 1-12
  3. Hisashi Hayashi, Seiji Tokura, Fumio Ozaki
    Pages 13-41
  4. Gordan Jezic, Mario Kusek, Igor Ljubi, Kresimir Jurasovic
    Pages 43-69
  5. Vedran Podobnik, Ana Petric, Krunoslav Trzec, Gordan Jezic
    Pages 71-99
  6. Jair Minoro Abe, Kazumi Nakamatsu
    Pages 101-121
  7. Anne Håkansson
    Pages 147-174
  8. Yung-Chuan Lee, Elham S. Khorasani, Shahram Rahimi, Sujatha Nulu
    Pages 175-192
  9. Longbing Cao
    Pages 193-215
  10. Jeffrey Tweedale, Felix Bollenbeck, Lakhmi C. Jain, Pierre Urlings
    Pages 247-273
  11. Back Matter

About this book


Knowledge processing and decision making in agent-based systems constitute the key components of intelligent machines. The contributions included in the book are:

  • Innovations in Knowledge Processing and Decision Making in Agent-Based Systems
  • Towards Real-World HTN Planning Agents
  • Mobile Agent-Based System for Distributed Software Maintenance
  • Software Agents in New Generation Networks: Towards the Automation of Telecom Processes
  • Multi-agent Systems and Paraconsistent Knowledge
  • An Agent-based Negotiation Platform for Collaborative Decision-Making in Construction Supply Chain
  • An Event-Driven Algorithm for Agents at the Web
  • A Generic Mobile Agent Framework Toward Ambient Intelligence
  • Developing Actionable Trading Strategies
  • Agent Uncertainty Model and Quantum Mechanics Representation
  • Agent Transportation Layer Adaptation System
  • Software Agents to Enable Service Composition through Negotiation
  • Advanced Technology Towards Developing Decentralized Autonomous Flexible Manufacturing Systems


Agent-Based systems Decision Making Knowledge Processing agents algorithm automation intelligence knowledge mechanics model modeling multi-agent system quantum mechanics software agent uncertainty

Editors and affiliations

  • Lakhmi C. Jain
    • 1
  • Ngoc Thanh Nguyen
    • 2
  1. 1.University of South AustraliaAdelaide CityAustralia
  2. 2.Institute of InformaticsWroclaw University of TechnologyWroclawPoland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-88048-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-88049-3
  • Series Print ISSN 1860-949X
  • Series Online ISSN 1860-9503
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