An Abstract Framework for Introducing Computational Trust Models in JADE-Based Multi-Agent Systems

  • Youssef MifrahEmail author
  • Abdeslam En-Nouaary
  • Mohamed Dahchour
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 366)


Agents in open distributed systems rely on their peers to achieve their goals. In such situation, the trust management become a critical subject that must be handled. Formalizing trust as a computer concept will help agents improving the decision making process and decrease the risk of being unsatisfied. This research aims to develop a practical framework that introduce computational trust models in multi-agent systems applications. The framework presented in this paper is based on an abstract structure that handle different trust models, and provide a ready to use development tool for JADE applications.


Computational trust Reputation Multi-Agents System JADE 


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  • Youssef Mifrah
    • 1
    Email author
  • Abdeslam En-Nouaary
    • 1
  • Mohamed Dahchour
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut National des Postes et TélécommunicationsRabatMorocco

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