Agents in Principle, Agents in Practice

14th International Conference, PRIMA 2011, Wollongong, Australia, November 16-18, 2011. Proceedings

  • David Kinny
  • Jane Yung-jen Hsu
  • Guido Governatori
  • Aditya K. Ghose
Conference proceedings PRIMA 2011

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7047)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 7047)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Invited Talks

  3. Full Papers

    1. Coalitions and Teamwork

      1. Yuko Sakurai, Suguru Ueda, Atsushi Iwasaki, Shin-Ichi Minato, Makoto Yokoo
        Pages 4-18
      2. Mikhail Volkov, Alejandro Cornejo, Nancy Lynch, Daniela Rus
        Pages 19-35
    2. Learning

      1. Bastin Tony Roy Savarimuthu, Rexy Arulanandam, Maryam Purvis
        Pages 36-50
    3. Mechanisms and Voting

    4. Modelling and Simulation

      1. Azizi Ab Aziz, Jan Treur, C. Natalie van der Wal
        Pages 83-96
      2. Åse Jevinger, Paul Davidsson, Jan A. Persson
        Pages 97-112
      3. Hamidreza Mehdizadeh, Arsun Artel, Eric M. Brey, Ali Cinar
        Pages 113-128
    5. Negotiation

      1. Tim Baarslag, Koen Hindriks, Catholijn Jonker
        Pages 143-158
      2. Enrique de la Hoz, Miguel A. Lopez-Carmona, Mark Klein, Ivan Marsa-Maestre
        Pages 159-173
    6. Optimization

    7. Sustainability

      1. Jeremy Pitt, Julia Schaumeier, Alexander Artikis
        Pages 202-217
      2. Jan Corfixen Sørensen, Bo Nørregaard Jørgensen, Mark Klein, Yves Demazeau
        Pages 218-233
    8. Applications

      1. Tao-Hsuan Chang, Yen-Ling Kuo, Jane Yung-jen Hsu
        Pages 234-246
      2. Rajiv T. Maheswaran, Pedro Szekely, Romeo Sanchez
        Pages 247-262
  4. Early Innovation Papers

    1. Agent Societies and Frameworks

      1. Mark d’Inverno, Michael Luck, Pablo Noriega, Juan A. Rodriguez-Aguilar, Carles Sierra
        Pages 263-274
      2. Christopher Frantz, Mariusz Nowostawski, Martin K. Purvis
        Pages 275-286
      3. Cuiyun Hu, Xinjun Mao, Huiping Zhou
        Pages 287-298
      4. George K. Lekeas, Christos Kloukinas, Kostas Stathis
        Pages 311-322
    2. Argumentation

    3. Learning

      1. Insu Song, Denise Dillon, Tze Jui Goh, Min Sung
        Pages 361-372
    4. Modelling

    5. Negotiation and Coalitions

      1. Ivan Marsa-Maestre, Mark Klein, Enrique de la Hoz, Miguel A. Lopez-Carmona
        Pages 424-435
      2. M. del Carmen Delgado-Roman, Carles Sierra
        Pages 448-459
    6. Simulation

    7. Applications

      1. Yu Furusawa, Yuta Sugiki, Reiko Hishiyama
        Pages 508-519
  5. Back Matter

Other volumes

  1. Agents in Principle, Agents in Practice
    14th International Conference, PRIMA 2011, Wollongong, Australia, November 16-18, 2011. Proceedings
  2. International Workshops, PRIMA 2011, Wollongong, Australia, November 14, 2011 Revised Selected Papers

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Principles and Practice in Multi-Agent Systems, PRIMA 2011, held in Wollongong, Australia, in November 2011.
The 39 papers presented together with 3 invited talks were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. They focus on practical aspects of multiagent systems and are organised in topical sections on coalitions and teamwork, learning, mechanisms and voting, modeling and simulation, negotiation and coalitions, optimization, sustainability, agent societies and frameworks, argumentation, and applications.


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Editors and affiliations

  • David Kinny
    • 1
  • Jane Yung-jen Hsu
    • 2
  • Guido Governatori
    • 3
  • Aditya K. Ghose
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Social Informatics, EngineeringKyoto UniversityKyotoJapan
  2. 2.Department of Computer Science and Information EngineeringNational Taiwan UniversityTaipeiTaiwan
  3. 3.Queensland Research LabNICTAAustralia
  4. 4.Decision Systems Lab School of Computer Science and Software EngineeringUniversity of WollongongAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-25043-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-25044-6
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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