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Principles and Practice of Multi-Agent Systems

13th International Conference, PRIMA 2010, Kolkata, India, November 12-15, 2010, Revised Selected Papers

  • Nirmit Desai
  • Alan Liu
  • Michael Winikoff
Conference proceedings PRIMA 2010

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7057)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 7057)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Panel Discussion

    1. Wayne Wobcke, Nirmit Desai, Frank Dignum, Aditya Ghose, Srinivas Padmanabhuni, Biplav Srivastava
      Pages 1-10
  3. Conference Papers

    1. Agent Communication

      1. Graham Billiau, Chee Fon Chang, Aditya Ghose
        Pages 11-26
      2. Patrick Doherty, Fredrik Heintz, David Landén
        Pages 42-57
      3. Melanie Smith, Sandip Sen, Roger Mailler
        Pages 58-73
    2. Agent Cooperation and Negotiation

      1. Sankalp Khanna, Timothy Cleaver, Abdul Sattar, David Hansen, Bela Stantic
        Pages 74-89
      2. Toshiharu Sugawara, Kensuke Fukuda, Toshio Hirotsu, Satoshi Kurihara
        Pages 90-104
      3. Sharmila Savarimuthu, Martin Purvis, Bastin Tony Roy Savarimuthu, Maryam Purvis
        Pages 105-120
      4. Thao P. Le, Timothy J. Norman, Wamberto Vasconcelos
        Pages 121-136
      5. Raja Al-Jaljouli, Jemal Abawajy
        Pages 137-151
      6. Frank Grove, Sandip Sen, Oly Mistry
        Pages 152-165
    3. Agent Reasoning

      1. Tenda Okimoto, Atsushi Iwasaki, Makoto Yokoo
        Pages 166-180
      2. Koen V. Hindriks, Wietske Visser, Catholijn M. Jonker
        Pages 181-195
      3. Koen V. Hindriks, M. Birna van Riemsdijk, Catholijn M. Jonker
        Pages 196-211
    4. Agent-Based Simulation

      1. Duc-An Vo, Alexis Drogoul, Jean-Daniel Zucker, Tuong-Vinh Ho
        Pages 212-227
      2. Yuu Nakajima, Shohei Yamane, Hiromitsu Hattori
        Pages 228-241
      3. Patrick Taillandier, Duc-An Vo, Edouard Amouroux, Alexis Drogoul
        Pages 242-258
    5. Mobile and Semantic Agents

      1. Amal El Fallah Seghrouchni, Andrei Olaru, Nga Thi Thuy Nguyen, Diego Salomone
        Pages 259-269

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Principles and Practice of Multi-Agent Systems, PRIMA 2010, held in Kolkata, India, in November 2010.
The 18 full papers presented together with 15 early innovation papers were carefully reviewed and selected from over 63 submissions. They focus on practical aspects of multiagent systems and cover topics such as agent communication, agent cooperation and negotiation, agent reasoning, agent-based simulation, mobile and semantic agents, agent technologies for service computing, agent-based system development, ServAgents workshop, IAHC workshop, and PRACSYS workshop.


agent-oriented modeling distributed constraint optimization medical knowledge ontologies service oriented architectures

Editors and affiliations

  • Nirmit Desai
    • 1
  • Alan Liu
    • 2
  • Michael Winikoff
    • 3
  1. 1.IBM ResearchBangaloreIndia
  2. 2.Department of Electrical EngineeringNational Chung Cheng UniversityMin-HsiungTaiwan
  3. 3.Department of Information ScienceUniversity of OtagoDunedinNew Zealand

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