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    • A middleware for building contract-aware agent-based services 

      Confalonieri, Roberto; Álvarez Napagao, Sergio; Panagiotidi, Sofia; Vázquez Salceda, Javier; Willmott, Steven Nicolás (Springer Verlag, 2008)
      Conference report
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      This paper presents a middleware to help designers in the implementation of contract-aware agent-based services. The middleware provides several components, including a contract manager, a communication manager and a ...
    • Introducing norms into practical reasoning agents 

      Panagiotidi, Sofia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-09-29)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      As distributed electronic systems grow to include thousands of components, from grid to peer-to-peer nodes, from (Semantic) Web services to web-apps to computation in the cloud, governance of such systems is becoming a ...
    • Norm-aware planning: semantics and implementation 

      Panagiotidi, Sofia; Vázquez Salceda, Javier (2011)
      Conference lecture
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      Abstract—Norms are a way to specify acceptable behaviour in a context. In literature there is a lot of work on norm theories, models and specifications on how agents might take norms into account when reasoning but few ...
    • Socially-aware emergent narrative 

      Álvarez Napagao, Sergio; Gómez Sebastià, Ignasi; Panagiotidi, Sofia; Tejeda Gómez, José Arturo; Oliva Felipe, Luis Javier; Vázquez Salceda, Javier (2012)
      Conference report
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      In agent research, emergent narrative aims for practical solutions to the narrative paradox problem in both drama and interactive scenarios. At the same time, organisational frameworks can be used in games to provide ...