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  • Adding X-security to Carrel: security for agent-based healthcare applications 

    Cabanillas Barbacil, David Conrado; Willmott, Steven; Cortés García, Claudio Ulises (2003-06)
    External research report
    Open Access
    The high growth of Multi-Agent Systems (MAS) in Open Networks with initiatives such as Agentcities1 requires development in many different areas such as scalable and secure agent platforms, location services, directory ...
  • An analysis of paperclip arbitrage 

    Cabanillas Barbacil, David Conrado; Willmott, Steven Nicolás; Cortés García, Claudio Ulises (2007-12)
    External research report
    Open Access
    While bartering is arguably the world's oldest form of trade there are still many instances where it surprises us. One such case is the remarkable story of Kyle MacDonald who, by means of a sequence of bartering exchanges ...
  • Implementation considerations of an expert system to assess stream water quality management 

    Cabanillas Barbacil, David Conrado; Willmott, Steven Nicolás (2004-06)
    External research report
    Open Access
    The main goal of STREAMES (STream REAch Management, an Expert System) prototype is to assist to the water managers to evaluate human altered streams, via point and non-point sources and magnitudes of nutrient, deciding the ...
  • Studying viable free markets in peer-to-peer file exchange applications without altruistic agents 

    Cabanillas Barbacil, David Conrado; Willmott, Steven Nicolás (2006-03)
    External research report
    Open Access
    File sharing networks are among the most popular applications of Peer-to-Peer (P2P) technology to date and have been widely studied in terms of the performance, behavior, topology and other properties. A persistent theme ...
  • The impact of network topology on trade in bartering networks: Devising and assessing network information propagation mechanisms 

    Cabanillas Barbacil, David Conrado; Willmott, Steven Nicolás (2007-06)
    External research report
    Open Access
    Resource allocation in distributed systems is an exciting area of research. Inherent properties in this environment, such as strategic users acting selfishly and the structure of the environment within which exchanges ...
  • Threats and security safeguards in a multi-agent system medical applications 

    Cabanillas Barbacil, David Conrado; Willmott, Steven Nicolás; Cortés García, Claudio Ulises (2002-01)
    External research report
    Open Access
    This paper describes threats and security safeguards over agent applications. Areas where the security has a considerable importance and cover a wide range of applications. In our case we are focused in eHealth which is ...