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  • A framework for the development and maintenance of adaptive, dynamic, context-aware information services 

    Palau, Manel; Gómez Sebastià, Ignasi; Ceccaroni, Luigi; Vázquez Salceda, Javier; Nieves Sánchez, Juan Carlos (2010)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    This paper presents an agent-based methodological approach to design distributed service-oriented systems which can adapt their behaviour according to changes in the environment and in the user needs, even taking the ...
  • Agent-based simulation of Holocene monsoon precipitation patterns and hunter-gatherer population dynamics in semi-arid environments 

    Balbo, Andrea L.; Rubio Campillo, Xavier; Rondelli, Bernardo; Ramirez, M. J.; Lancelotti, Carla; Torrano, Alexis; Salpeteur, Matthieu; Lipovetzky, Nir; Reyes Garcia, Victoria; Montañola Sales, Cristina; Madella, Marco (2014-06)
    Article
    Open Access
    Based on archaeological evidence from Kutch-Saurashtra (N Gujarat, NW India), we use agent-based modelling (ABM) to explore the persistence of hunter-gatherer (HG) groups in semi-arid environments in the mid and late ...
  • A multi-agent experiment on the acquisition of a language system of logical constructions 

    Sierra Santibáñez, Josefina (CEUR Workshop Proceedings, 2014)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    This paper analyses an experiment which studies the acquisition of the linguistic competence required to communicate logical combinations of categories from the wisdom of the crowds perspective. The acquisition of such ...
  • A multi-agent payload management approach for femtosatellite applications 

    Navarro Morales, Lara (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-09-21)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    The reduction in size of electronic components makes feasible really small satellites like Femtosatellites with are less than 100 grams of mass. The main advantage of this kind of satellite is the multipoint of view when ...
  • An agent-based model studying the acquisition of a language system of logical constructions 

    Sierra Santibáñez, Josefina (AAAI Press. Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence, 2014)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    This paper presents an agent-based model that studies the emergence and evolution of a language system of logical constructions, i.e. a vocabulary and a set of grammatical constructions that allows the expression of logical ...
  • A norm-aware multi-agent system for social simulations in a river basin 

    Gómez Sebastià, Ignasi; Oliva Felipe, Luís Javier; Cortés García, Claudio Ulises; Verdaguer, Marta; Poch Espallargas, Manel; Rodríguez Roda, Ignasi; Vázquez Salceda, Javier (Springer, 2017)
    Part of book or chapter of book
    Open Access
    Wastewater management is a complex task involving a wide range of technical environmental and social factors. Furthermore, it typically requires the coordination of a heterogeneous society of actors with different goals. ...
  • Automated synthesis of norms in social networks 

    Mendizabal Borda, Iosu (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-04-30)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    We introduce a legislation mechanism, capable of automatically synthesise norms from a multi-agent domain, to synthesise norms in a participatory manner, namely desmon. Moreover, we have created an agent-based on-line ...
  • Automatic norm generation to reduce lane charge and HCI study for representation 

    Angelini, Massimo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-04-21)
    Master thesis
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  • Balanced circular form control in a multi-agent system of oscillators 

    Shakil, Muhammad (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06-21)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    The thesis analyzes a distributed, non-cooperative control strategy capable of achieving a balanced circular formation in a multi-agent system of oscillators using proximity sensors with limited range, and adapts the control ...
  • Bartering integer commodities with exogenous prices 

    Nasini, Stefano; Castro Pérez, Jordi; Fonseca Casas, Pau (2013-11)
    External research report
    Open Access
    The analysis of markets with indivisible goods and xed exogenous prices has played an important role in economic models, especially in relation to wage rigidity and unemployment. This paper provides a novel mathematical ...
  • Customization of an agent-based medical system 

    Batet, Montserrat; Martínez, Sergio; Valls Mateu, Aïda; Gibert, Karina (2009-10-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    In this paper, the automatic customization of an agent-based medical system is approached by means of ontologies. The particular case of Home Care studied and developed in the EU K4Care project, is presented. The customization ...
  • Data-in-the-cloud city: análisis proactivo de la información digital de la ciudad 

    Aranda-Corral, Gonzalo A.; Blanco-Escudero, Alejandro; Borrego-Díaz, Joaquín; Gomar-Acosta, Manuel (Department of Civil Engineering of the University of Coimbra and e-GEO, Research Center in Geography and Regional Planning of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities of the Nova University of Lisbon, 2011-10)
    Conference report
    Open Access
  • Desenvolupament d'un agent autònom competitiu per a la TAC-SCM 

    Costa Falgàs, Ramon (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-06-22)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    En aquest projecte hem desenvolupat una metodologia per a avaluar agents que vulguin competir en la TACSCM. També realitzem un estudi sobre multi-agents en la competició i programem diversos agents per fer-ne comparacions ...
  • Developing an agent-based model on how different individuals solve complex problems 

    Bozkurt, Ipek (OmniaScience, 2015-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: Research that focuses on the emotional, mental, behavioral and cognitive capabilities of individuals has been abundant within disciplines such as psychology, sociology, and anthropology, among others. However, ...
  • Dynamic orchestration of distributed services on interactive community displays: the ALIVE approach 

    Gómez Sebastià, Ignasi; Palau, Manel; Nieves Sánchez, Juan Carlos; Vázquez Salceda, Javier; Ceccaroni, Luigi (Springer Verlag, 2009)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Interconnected service providers constitute a highly dynamic, complex, distributed environment. Multi-agent system design-methodologies have been try-ing to address this kind of environments for a long time. The European ...
  • Exact consensus controllability of multi-agent linear systems 

    García Planas, María Isabel (2016)
    Article
    Open Access
    In this paper we study the exact controllability of multi-agent linear systems, in which all agents have an identical linear dynamic mode that can be in any order.
  • Extending Markov games to learn policies aligned with moral values 

    Rodríguez Soto, Manel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-04)
    Master thesis
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
  • Extension-based argumentation semantics via logic programming semantics with negation as failure 

    Nieves Sánchez, Juan Carlos; Gómez Sebastià, Ignasi (CEUR Workshop Proceedings, 2009)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Extension-based argumentation semantics have been shown to be a suitable approach for performing practical reasoning. Since extension-based argumentation semantics were formalized in terms of relationships between atomic ...
  • Implementation of an agents based system for anonymous medical database retrieval 

    Barba Sabariego, Imanol-Mikel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-07-03)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    The aim of this thesis is to describe and develop in detail the implementation of a Dynamic Health Data Aggregation System for research purposes in the framework of ISyPeM2. The motivation of this work responds to the ...
  • Knowledge sharing in the health scenario 

    LLuch Ariet, Magi; Brugues de la Torre, Albert; Vallverdú Bayés, Sisco; Pegueroles Vallés, Josep R. (2014-11-28)
    Article
    Open Access
    The understanding of certain data often requires the collection of similar data from different places to be analysed and interpreted. Interoperability standards and ontologies, are facilitating data interchange around the ...