Architecting Global Automation Systems over a Distributed Multi-agent Infrastructure

  • Franco Guidi-Polanco
  • Claudio Cubillos
  • Giuseppe Menga
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3527)


In this work we present an agent-based architecture for Global Automation Systems. The architecture follows a layered abstract model that allows decoupling design responsibilities, promotes high cohesion within layers and clearly emphasizes the environment. A case of study is presented in the passenger transportation domain.


Multiagent System Execution Environment Java Virtual Machine Agent Architecture Agent Platform 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Franco Guidi-Polanco
    • 1
  • Claudio Cubillos
    • 2
  • Giuseppe Menga
    • 2
  1. 1.Esc. de Ingeniería IndustrialPontificia Universidad Católica de ValparaísoValparaísoChile
  2. 2.Dip. Automatica e InformaticaPolitecnico di Torino, ItalyTorinoItaly

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