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EVE: A Tool for Temporal Equilibrium Analysis

  • Julian Gutierrez
  • Muhammad NajibEmail author
  • Giuseppe Perelli
  • Michael Wooldridge
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11138)

Abstract

We present EVE (Equilibrium Verification Environment), a formal verification tool for the automated analysis of temporal equilibrium properties of concurrent and multi-agent systems. In EVE, systems are modelled using the Simple Reactive Module Language (SRML) as a collection of independent system components (players/agents in a game) and players’ goals are expressed using Linear Temporal Logic (LTL) formulae. EVE can be used to automatically check the existence of pure strategy Nash equilibria in such concurrent and multi-agent systems and to verify which temporal logic properties are satisfied in the equilibria.

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Acknowledgements

The authors acknowledge with gratitude the financial support of the ERC Advanced Investigator Grant 291528 (“RACE”) at Oxford. Muhammad Najib is supported by the Indonesian Endowment Fund for Education (LPDP).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Julian Gutierrez
    • 1
  • Muhammad Najib
    • 1
    Email author
  • Giuseppe Perelli
    • 1
  • Michael Wooldridge
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of OxfordOxfordUK

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