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  • 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
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    Covenantee:  SEAT S.A.
  • 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 ...
  • 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, ...
  • Ejemplo de una arquitectura multiagente concurrente aplicada al diseño de moldes 

    Lorés, Jesús; Sirera, Xavier; Macarro, Javier; Catot, Josep Mª (Asociación Española de Informática y Automática (AEIA), 1997)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Presentamos un trabajo enmarcado en el área de la resolución de problemas complejos y en el contexto de los trabajos de investigación del CeRTAP (Centro de Referencia en Técnicas Avanzadas de Producción). La arquitectura ...
  • 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
  • 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 ...
  • Large-scale social simulation, dealing with complexity challenges in high performance environments 

    Montañola Sales, Cristina; Rubio Campillo, Xavier; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Cela Espín, José M.; Kaplan Marcusan, Adriana (IGI Global Inc, 2014-04-01)
    Part of book or chapter of book
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Advances on information technology in the past decades have provided new tools to assist scientists in the study of social and natural phenomena. Agent-based modeling techniques have flourished recently, encouraging the ...
  • Load-sharing policies in parallel simulation of agent-based demographic models 

    Pellegrini, Alessandro; Montañola Sales, Cristina; Quaglia, Francesco; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (2017)
    Article
    Open Access
    Execution parallelism in agent-Based Simulation (ABS) allows to deal with complex/large-scale models. This raises the need for runtime environments able to fully exploit hardware parallelism, while jointly offering ABS-suited ...
  • Multi-agent hybrid mechanism for financial risk management 

    Yan, Jianyuan; Jui-Jung, Liao; Shih, Ching-Hui (OmniaScience, 2015-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: The goal of this study was to propose the multi-agent mechanism to forecast the corporate financial distress. Design/methodology/approach: This study utilized numerous methods, namely random subspace method, ...
  • On the existence of Nash equilibria in strategic search games 

    Álvarez Faura, M. del Carme; Duch Brown, Amalia; Serna Iglesias, María José; Thilikos Touloupas, Dimitrios (2011)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    We consider a general multi-agent framework in which a set of n agents are roaming a network where m valuable and sharable goods (resources, services, information ....) are hidden in m different vertices of the network. ...
  • OperA/ALIVE/OperettA 

    Aldewereld, Huib; Álvarez Napagao, Sergio; Dignum, Virginia; Jiang, Jie; Vasconcelos, Wamberto; Vázquez Salceda, Javier (Springer, 2016-08-17)
    Part of book or chapter of book
    Open Access
    Comprehensive models for organizations must, on the one hand, be able to specify global goals and requirements but, on the other hand, cannot assume that particular actors will always act according to the needs and ...
  • Red social como interfaz de servicios asistenciales para personas mayores 

    Perez Pasalodos, Miguel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-02-04)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    [CASTELLÀ] Diseño e implementación de un sistema multi-agente integrado en una red social médica basada en servicios asistenciales. La red sirve como interfaz para gestionar los servicios y la información que estos generan. ...