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    • 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 ...
    • 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. ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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
    • From process models to chatbots 

      López Cuenca, Francisco Anselmo; Sánchez Ferreres, Josep; Carmona Vargas, Josep; Padró, Lluís (Springer, 2019)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The effect of digital transformation in organizations needs to go beyond automation, so that human capabilities are also augmented. A possibility in this direction is to make formal representations of processes more ...
    • 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 ...
    • MAKILA: un modelo de agentes kooperativos, inteligentes y autónomos 

      Urcelay Martinez de Iturrate, Karmelo; Garijo, Francisco J. (Asociación de Técnicos de Informática, 1994-03)
      Article
      Open Access
      El sistema MAKlLA proporciona un formalismo y un intérprete para la definición de sociedades de agentes coo­perativos basadas en el modelo de red contractual. MAKILA complementa la funcionalidad de los agentes de dominio ...
    • 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, ...
    • Multi-agent parallel hierarchical path finding in navigation meshes (MA-HNA*) 

      Rahmani, Vahid; Pelechano Gómez, Núria (2020-02)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      One of the main challenges in video games is to compute paths as efficiently as possible for groups of agents. As both the size of the environments and the number of autonomous agents increase, it becomes harder to obtain ...