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Holonic and Multi-Agent Systems for Manufacturing

4th International Conference on Industrial Applications of Holonic and Multi-Agent Systems, HoloMAS 2009, Linz, Austria, August 31 - September 2, 2009. Proceedings

  • Vladimír Mařík
  • Thomas Strasser
  • Alois Zoitl
Conference proceedings HoloMAS 2009

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5696)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 5696)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Introduction and Motivation

    1. J. Marco Mendes, Paulo Leitão, Francisco Restivo, Armando W. Colombo
      Pages 13-24
    2. Ivanka Terzic, Alois Zoitl, Martijn Rooker, Thomas Strasser, Pavel Vrba, Vladimir Mařík
      Pages 25-36
  3. Knowledge-Centered Approaches

    1. Bernd Hellingrath, Markus Witthaut, Carsten Böhle, Stephan Brügger
      Pages 37-46
    2. Pavel Vrba, Miloslav Radakovič, Marek Obitko, Vladimír Mařík
      Pages 47-60
    3. Tatiana Levashova, Kurt Sandkuhl, Nikolay Shilov, Alexander Smirnov, Vladimir Tarasov
      Pages 61-71
  4. Selected Theoretical Aspects

  5. MAS Scheduling and Simulation

  6. MAS Control

    1. Emmanuel Adam, Thierry Berger, Yves Sallez, Damien Trentesaux
      Pages 145-154
    2. Petr Kadera, Pavel Tichy
      Pages 155-164
    3. Dariusz Choinski, Mieczyslaw Metzger, Witold Nocon
      Pages 175-182
    4. Grzegorz Polaków, Mieczyslaw Metzger
      Pages 183-192
  7. Holonic Systems for Manufacturing

    1. Michał Gołacki, Jarosław Koźlak, Małgorzata Żabińska
      Pages 193-202

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Industrial Applications of Holonic and Multi-Agent Systems, HoloMAS 2009, held in Linz, Austria, August 31 - September 2, 2009.

The 31 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 47 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on introduction & motivation, knowledge-centered approaches, selected theoretical aspects, MAS scheduling & simulation, holonic systems for manufacturing, and MAS & holonic applications.


HCI Simulation agent-based control agents automotive supply chain evolvable systems metaheuristic modeling multi agent systems multi-agent system ontology robot self organization sensor networks simulaton

Editors and affiliations

  • Vladimír Mařík
    • 1
  • Thomas Strasser
    • 2
  • Alois Zoitl
    • 3
  1. 1.Czech Technical University, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Department of Cybernetics, 16627 Praha 6, Czech Republic and Rockwell Automation Research Center PraguePrague 5,Czech Republic
  2. 2.PROFACTOR GmbHSteyr-GleinkAustria
  3. 3.Automation and Control InstituteVienna University of TechnologyViennaAustria

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