Engineering Societies in the Agents World X

10th International Workshop, ESAW 2009, Utrecht, The Netherlands, November 18-20, 2009. Proceedings

  • Huib Aldewereld
  • Virginia Dignum
  • Gauthier Picard
Conference proceedings ESAW 2009

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5881)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 5881)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Part 1: Invited Talks

  3. Part 2: Self-organisation

    1. Mirko Morandini, Frédéric Migeon, Marie-Pierre Gleizes, Christine Maurel, Loris Penserini, Anna Perini
      Pages 33-48
    2. Dimitris Traskas, Julian Padget
      Pages 49-64
    3. Vesna Sesum-Cavic, Eva Kühn
      Pages 65-67
  4. Part 3: Software-Engineering and Architectures

    1. Brigitte Burgemeestre, Joris Hulstijn, Yao-Hua Tan
      Pages 68-83
    2. Bart Kamphorst, Arlette van Wissen, Virginia Dignum
      Pages 84-97
    3. M. Birna van Riemsdijk, Koen Hindriks, Catholijn Jonker
      Pages 98-112
    4. Hugo Carr, Jeremy Pitt, Anthony Kleerekoper, David Blancke
      Pages 113-115
  5. Part 4: Social Aspects of Agent Societies

    1. Huib Aldewereld, Sergio Alvarez-Napagao, Frank Dignum, Javier Vázquez-Salceda
      Pages 116-131
    2. Paul Groth, Simon Miles, Sanjay Modgil, Nir Oren, Michael Luck, Yolanda Gil
      Pages 132-147
    3. Yann Krupa, Laurent Vercouter, Jomi Fred Hübner, Andreas Herzig
      Pages 148-161
    4. Erdem Eser Ekinci, Oğuz Dikenelli
      Pages 162-164
  6. Part 5: Organisation and Autonomy

    1. Sebnem Bora, Oguz Dikenelli
      Pages 165-180
    2. Hüseyin Kır, Erdem Eser Ekinci, Oguz Dikenelli
      Pages 181-196
    3. Loris Penserini, Virginia Dignum, Athanasios Staikopoulos, Huib Aldewereld, Frank Dignum
      Pages 197-212
    4. İlker Yıldırım, Oya Aran, Pınar Yolum, Lale Akarun
      Pages 213-228
    5. Jordi Campos, Maite López-Sánchez, Marc Esteva
      Pages 229-232
  7. Part 6: Demonstrations

    1. J. S. C. Lam, W. W. Vasconcelos, F. Guerin, D. Corsar, A. Chorley, T. J. Norman et al.
      Pages 236-239
    2. Jordi Campos, Marc Esteva, Maite López-Sánchez, Javier Morales
      Pages 240-242
    3. Hugo Carr, Alexander Artikis, Jeremy Pitt
      Pages 243-246
    4. Mehdi Dastani
      Pages 247-249
    5. Jurriaan van Diggelen, Tijmen Muller, Karel van den Bosch
      Pages 250-253
    6. Matthew Johnson, Catholijn Jonker, Birna van Riemsdijk, Paul J. Feltovich, Jeffrey M. Bradshaw
      Pages 254-256
  8. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Engineering Societies in the Agents World, ESAW 2009, held in Utrecht, The Netherlands, in November 2009.

The 13 revised full papers and 5 short contributions presented together with two invited talks were carefully selected from 31 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on self-organization, software-engineering and architectures, social aspects of agent societies, organization and autonomy. This proceedings concludes with the extended abstracts of 6 contributions to a demonstration session on agent-based technologies and works.


agent communication agent cooperation agent coordination agent simulation agent societies agent systems agent-based modeling agent-based systems agents autonomous agents cognitive modeling complex distributed systems confidentiality coordination structured analysis

Editors and affiliations

  • Huib Aldewereld
    • 1
  • Virginia Dignum
    • 1
  • Gauthier Picard
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute for Computing and Information SciencesUniversiteit UtrechtUtrechtThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Industrial Engineering and Computer SciencesÉcole Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Saint-ÉtienneSAINT-ÉTIENNE cedex 2France

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-10202-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-10203-5
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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