Publications

From Agent Factory

Jump to: navigation, search

This page includes core papers that outline features of Agent Factory as well as other papers that describe some of the application domains in which Agent Factory has been used.

Contents

2013

  • Lillis, D., Collier, R. W., and Jordan, H. R., Evaluation of a Conversation Management Toolkit for Multi Agent Programming. In M. Dastani, J. F. Hubner, and B. Logan, editors, Post-proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Programming Multi-Agent Systems (ProMAS 2012),LNAI 7837, pages 90--107. Springer Verlag, 2013. [pdf]

2012

  • Lillis, D., Internalising Interaction Protocols as First-Class Programming Elements in Multi Agent Systems. PhD thesis, University College Dublin, 2012. [pdf]
  • Lillis, D., Jordan, H. R., and Collier, R. W., Evaluation of a Conversation Management Toolkit for Multi Agent Programming. In Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Programming Multi-Agent Systems (ProMAS 2012), Valencia, Spain. [pdf]

2011

  • Grigore, C., Collier, R.W., AF-Raf: An Agent-Oriented Programming Language with Algebraic Data Types. In Proceedings of 1st International Workshop on Actors and aGEnts REloaded (AGERE!), October 24, 2011, held at ACM SPLASH, Portland, Oregon, USA.
  • Jordan, H.R., Botterweck, G., Huget M-P., Collier, R.W., A Feature Model of Actor, Agent, and Object Programming Languages. In Proceedings of 1st International Workshop on Actors and aGEnts REloaded (AGERE!), October 24, 2011, held at ACM SPLASH, Portland, Oregon, USA.
  • Jordan, H.R., Russell, S.E., O’Hare, G.M.P., Collier, R.W.,Reuse by Inheritance in Agent Programming Languages. In Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems Technology and Semantics (MASTS 2011), October 5, 2011, Delft, The Netherlands [pdf]
  • Russell, S., Jordan, H., O'Hare, G.M.P. and Collier, R.W., Agent Factory: A Framework for Prototyping Logic-Based AOP Languages, In Proceedings of the Ninth German Conference on Multi-Agent System Technologies (MATES 2011), Berlin, 2011.
  • Russell, S., Carr, D., Dragone, M., O’Hare, G.M.P., Collier, R.W., Bogtrotting to Herding: A UCD Perspective, in Annals of Artificial Intelligence and Mathematics, 2011
  • Lillis, D. and Collier, R. W., Augmenting Agent Platforms to Facilitate Conversation Reasoning, Post-Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Languages, methodologies and Development tools for multi-agent systems (LADS 2010), Springer Verlag, 2011. [pdf]

2010

  • Lillis, D. and Collier, R. W., ACRE: Agent Communication Reasoning Engine, Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Languages, methodologies and Development tools for multi-agent systems (LADS 2010), Lyon, France, 2010. [pdf]
  • Dragone, M., Jordan, H., Lillis, D., and Collier, R. W., Separation of Concerns in Hybrid Component and Agent Systems, International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems, 2010. [pdf]
  • Jordan, H., and Collier, R.W.,Evaluating Agent-Oriented Programs: Towards Multi-Paradigm Metrics, in Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on PROgramming Multi-Agent Systems (PROMAS 2010), held at the 9th International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents & Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS 2010), May 10-15th, Toronto, Canada, 2010. [pdf].
  • Jordan, H., Treanor, J., Lillis, D., Dragone, M., Collier, R.W., O’Hare,G.M.P., AF-ABLE in the Multi-Agent Contest 2009, in Annals of Artificial Intelligence and Mathematics, DOI 10.1007/s10472-010-9180-3, 2010. [pdf]

2009

  • Dragone M., Collier, R.W., Lillis, D., O'Hare, G.M.P.,Practical Development of Hybrid Intelligent Agent Systems with SoSAA, in Proceedings of the 20th Irish Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science (AICS 2009), Dublin, Ireland, 2009 [pdf].
  • Jordan, H., Treanor, J., Lillis, D., Dragone, M., Collier, R.W., O’Hare, G.M.P. (2009), AF-ABLE: An Agent-Based Cow Herding System, Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Computational Logic In Multi-Agent Systems (CLIMA-X 2009), Hamburg, Germany.
  • Doan Van Bien, D., Lillis, D., Collier, R.W., Call Graph Profiling for Multi Agent Systems, in Proceedings of the Workshop on LAnguages, methodologies and Development tool for multi-agent systemS (LADS009), Torino, Italy, September 7-11, 2009 [pdf].
  • Muldoon, C., O'Hare, G.M.P., Collier, R.W., O'Grady, M.J., Towards Pervasive Intelligence: Reflections on the Evolution of the Agent Factory Framework, in Multi-Agent Programming: Languages, Tools and Applications Part 1 (Amal El Fallah Seghrouchni, Jürgen Dix, Mehdi Dastani and Rafael H. Bordini eds), pgs 187-212, Springer-Verlag, 2009. [pdf]
  • Dragone M., Lillis, D., Collier, R.W., O'Hare, G.M.P., Hybrid Agent & Component-Based Management of Backchannels, in Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Software and Data Technologies (ICSOFT 2009), Sofia, Bulgaria, 2009 [pdf].
  • Doan Van Bien, D., Lillis, D., Collier, R.W., Space-Time Diagram Generation for Profiling Multi Agent Systems, in Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on PROgramming Multi-Agent Systems (PROMAS 2009), held at the 8th International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents & Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS 2009), May 10-15th, Budapest, Hungary, 2009. [pdf].
  • Lillis, D., Collier, R.W., Dragone M., O'Hare, G.M.P., An Agent-Based Approach to Component Management, in Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS-09), Budapest, Hungary, 2009 [pdf].
  • Collier, R.W., and O’Hare, G. M. P., Modeling and Programming with Commitment Rules in Agent Factory, in Handbook of Research on Emerging Rule-Based Languages and Technologies: Open Solutions and Approaches (Giurca, Gasevic, and Taveter eds), IGI Publishing, 2009 [pdf]
  • Dragone, M., Lillis, D., R., Collier, R.W., and O’Hare, G. M. P., SoSAA: A Framework for Integrating Agents & Components, Proceedings of the 24th Annual Symposium on Applied Computing (ACM SAC 2009), Special Track on Agent-Oriented Programming, Systems, Languages, and Applications, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, March 8 - 12, 2009. [pdf].
  • Heery, K., Agent-based Workflow Management using XMPP and CARTAGO, M.Sc. Dissertation, School of Computer Science and Informatics, University College Dublin, Ireland, 2008 [pdf]
  • Khalid, A., Health Monitoring Service for Multi-Agent Systems, M.Sc. Dissertation, School of Computer Science and Informatics, University College Dublin, Ireland, 2008 [pdf]

2008

  • Doan Van Bien, D., AgentSpotter: a MAS Profiling System for Agent Factory, M.Sc. Dissertation, School of Computer Science and Informatics, University College Dublin, Ireland, 2008 [pdf]
  • Yang, Z., Agent Visualisation Toolkit, M.Sc. Dissertation, School of Computer Science and Informatics, University College Dublin, Ireland, 2008 [pdf]
  • Dragone, M., Lillis, D., Muldoon, C., Tynan, R., Collier, R.W., and O’Hare, G. M. P., Dublin Bogtrotters: Agent Herders, Proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on Programming Multi Agent Systems (PROMAS-2008), Estoril, Portugal, 2008. [pdf].
  • Muldoon, C., An Agent Framework for Ubiquitous Services, Ph.D. Thesis, School of Computer Science and Informatics, University College Dublin, Ireland, 2008. [pdf][bib]

2007

  • Lillis, D., Collier, R., Toolan, F. and Dunnion, J., Evaluating Communication Strategies in a Multi-Agent Information Retrieval System, in Proceedings of the 5th European Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems (EUMAS'07), Hammamet, Tunisia 13th to 14th December 2007.
  • Lillis, D., Collier, R., Toolan, F. and Dunnion, J., Evaluating Communication Strategies in a Multi-Agent Information Retrieval System, in Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science (AICS-07), Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin, 29th to 31st August 2007 [pdf].
  • Clynch, N. and Collier, R., SADAAM: Software Agent Development - An Agile Methodology, in Proceedings of the Workshop of Languages, methodologies, and Development tools for multi-agent systems (LADS’007), Durham, U.K., September, 2007. [pdf].
  • Muldoon, C., O Hare, G.M.P., Bradley, J.F., Towards Reflective Mobile Agents for Resource Constrained Mobile Devices. In AAMAS 07: Proceedings of the Third Internatioal Joint conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems. ACM, May 14-18 2007.
  • Muldoon, C., O Hare, G.M.P., O Grady, M.J., Managing Resources in Constrained Environments with Autonomous Agents. In Engineering Societies in the Agents’ World, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI). Springer, 2007. This is an extended version of the ESAW’06 paper ‘AFME: An Agent Platform for Resource Constrained Devices’.

2006

  • Muldoon, C., O Hare, G.M.P., Collier, R.W., O Grady, M.J., Agent Factory Micro Edition: A Framework for Ambient Applications. In Intelligent Agents in Computing Systems, volume 3993 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 727–734, Reading, UK, 28-31 May 2006. Springer.[pdf] [bib]
  • Muldoon, C., O Hare, G.M.P., O Grady, M.J., AFME: An Agent Platform for Resource Constrained Devices. In Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Engineering Societies in the Agents’ World (ESAW’06), 2006.
  • Collier, R., (2006), Debugging Agents in Agent Factory, Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Programming Multi-Agent Systems Languages and Tools (PROMAS-2006), Hakodate, Japan, 9th May, 2006 [pdf]

2005

  • Collier, R., Ross, R., O'Hare, G.M.P., A Role-based Approach to Reuse in Agent-Oriented Programming, AAAI Fall Symposium on Roles, an interdisciplinary perspective (Roles 2005), November 3-6, Hyatt Crystal City, Arlington, Virginia, USA, 2005 [pdf] [ BibTeX ]
  • Collier, R., Ross, R., O'Hare, G.M.P., Realising Reusable Agent Behaviours with ALPHA, Proceedings of 3rd German Conference on Multi-Agent System Technologies (MATES 05), September 11 - 13, Koblenz, Germany, 2005 [pdf]
  • Muldoon, C., O'Hare, G.M.P., Collier, R., Phelan, D., Strahan R., (2005), Intelligent Delivery of Multimedia Content in a Device Aware Ubiquitous Environment, Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Multimedia Information Systems (MIS05), Sorrento, 19th - 21st September.
  • Strahan, R., O’Hare, G.M.P., Muldoon, C., Phelan, D., Collier, R., (2005), ACCESS: An Agent based Architecture for the Rapid Prototyping of Location Aware Services, in Proceedings of the Workshop on Intelligent Agents in Computing Systems – The Agent Days In Atlanta, in conjunction with ICCS2005, Atlanta, USA.
  • Peng, L., Collier, R., Mur, A., Lillis, D., Toolan, F., and Dunnion, J., (2005), A Self-Configuring Agent-Based Document Indexing System, in Multi-Agent Systems and Applications IV, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI), Volume 3690, Springer-Verlag [pdf]
  • O'Hare, G.M.P., O'Grady, M.J., Collier, R.W. & Keegan, S., (2005), Agent Catalysts for Ambient Intelligence, In Agent-Oriented Information Systems II, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), Volume 3508, Springer-Verlag.
  • O'Hare, G.M.P., O'Grady, M.J., Collier, R., Keegan, S., O'Kane, D., Tynan, R. & Marsh, D., (2005), Ambient Intelligence through Agile Agents, In Ambient Intelligence for Scientific Discovery, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), Volume 3345, Springer-Verlag.

2004

  • Ross, R., Collier, R., O’Hare, G.M.P., ALPHA – A Language for Programming Hybrid Agents, in Proceedings of the 2nd European Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems (EUMAS 2004), December 16-17th, Barcelona, Spain, 2004.
  • Ross, R, Collier, R, O Hare, G.M.P. AF-APL: Bridging principles & practices in agent oriented languages, Programming Multi-Agent Systems, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI), Volume 3346, Springer-Verlag. [pdf]
  • Collier, R., Rooney, C., O’Hare, G.M.P., A UML-based Software Engineering Methodology for Agent Factory, Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE-2004), Banff, Alberta, Canada, 20-25th June, 2004. [pdf]
  • Ross, R, Collier, R, O'Hare, G.M.P., Demonstrating Social Error Recovery with AgentFactory, in 3rd International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi Agent Systems, New York, USA, 2004 [pdf]
  • Rooney, C F.B., Collier, R.W., O'Hare, G.M.P., VIPER: VIsual Protocol EditoR, Coordination Models and Languages, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), Volume 2949, Springer-Verlag, 2004 [pdf]
  • Tong Y., O’Hare G.M.P., Collier R., AFDM: A UML-based Methodology for Engineering Intelligent Agents, Conceptual Modelling for Advanced Application Domains, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), Volume 3289, Springer-Verlag, 2004 [pdf]
  • O’Hare, G.M.P., Muldoon, C., Phelan, D., Strahan, R., Collier, R., ACCESS: An Agent-based Membrane for the Rapid Deployment of Context Sensitive Services, Proceedings of the 3rd International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS), New York, 19-23rd July, 2004 [pdf]
  • Phelan, D., Strahan R., Collier, R., Muldoon, C., O’Hare, G.M.P., Sos: Accomodation on the fly with ACCESS, Proceedings of the 13th International FLorida Artificial Intelligence Research Symposium Conference (FLAIRS 2004), Miami Beech, Florida, May 17-19, 2004 [pdf]
  • Shen, S., O’Hare, G.M.P., Collier, R., Decision-Making of BDI Agents, a Fuzzy Approach, In Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (CIT2004), Wuhan, China, 14-16 September 2004, IEEE Publishers.
  • Collier, R., O’Grady, M. J., O’Hare, G.M.P, Muldoon, C., Phelan, D., Strahan, R., Tong, Y., Self-Organisation in Agent-Based Mobile Computing, Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Self-Adaptive and Autonomic Computing Systems (SAACS 04), Zaragoza, Spain, August 30th-September 4th, 2004 [pdf]
  • O’Hare, G.M.P., O’Grady, M.J., Keegan, S., Collier, R., Mobile Intelligence: Enabling a New Class of Context-aware Services, in Proceedings of the 6th International Bi-Conference Workshop on Agent-Oriented Information Systems (AOIS-2004), New York City, USA, 19-20th July, 2004 [pdf]

2003

  • Ross, R., Collier, R.W., O'Hare G.M.P., Social Minded Commitment Management, 14th Irish Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland, 2003. [pdf]
  • Collier, R.W., O'Hare G.M.P., Lowen, T., Rooney, C.F.B., Beyond Prototyping in the Factory of the Agents, 3rd Central and Eastern European Conference on Multi-Agent Systems (CEEMAS'03), Prague, Czech Republic, 2003. [pdf] [ppt]
  • Strahan, R., Muldoon, C., O'Hare, G.M.P., Bertolotto, M. & Collier, R., (2003), An Agent-Based Architecture for Wireless Bus Travel Assistants, Proceedings of Second International Workshop on Wireless Information Systems, Angers, France 23rd-26th April
  • Muldoon, C., O’Hare, G.M.P., Phelan, D., Strahan, R., Collier, R. (2003), ACCESS: An Agent System for Ubiquitous Service Delivery, in Cooperative Information Agents VII, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS 2782), Springer-Verlag, Winner of the CIA2003 System Innovation Award [pdf]

2001

  • Collier, R.W., Agent Factory: A Framework for the Engineering of Agent-Oriented Applications, Ph.D. Thesis, University College Dublin, Ireland, 2001. [pdf]

2000

  • Collier, R., Rooney, C.F.B., O'Donoghue, R.P.S., and O'Hare, G.M.P., Mobile BDI Agents. Proceedings of the 11th Irish Conference (AICS 2000) on Artificial Intelligence & Cognitive Science, Galway, Ireland, 2000. [pdf]
  • O'Donoghue, R., Rooney, C., Collier, R. and O'Hare, G.M.P., Reducing Sensory Information Overload through Attention Focusing. Proceedings of the 11th Irish Conference on Artificial Intelligence & Cognitive Science (AICS 2000), Galway, Ireland, 2000

1999

  • Collier, R.W., O'Hare, G. M. P., Agent Factory: A Revised Agent Prototyping Environment, 10th AICS Conference, Irish Artificial Intelligence and Cognative Science Conference, Cork, Ireland, 1999. [pdf]
  • Duffy, B.R., Collier, R.W., O'Hare, G. M. P., Rooney, C.F.B., O'Donoghue, R.P.S. (1999), SOCIAL ROBOTICS: Reality and Virtuality in Agent-Based Robotics, Bar-Ilan Symposium on the foundations of Artificial Intelligence: Bridging theory and practice (BISFAI), Ramat Gan, Israel [pdf]
  • Duffy, B.R., O'Hare, G.M.P., O'Donoghue, R.P.S., Rooney, C.F.B., and Collier, R.W., (1999), Reality and virtual reality in mobile robotics, 1st International Workshop on Managing Interactions in Smart Environments MANSE'99, Dublin
  • O'Hare G.M.P., Duffy B.R., Collier R.W, Rooney C.F.B., O'Donoghue R.P.S., (1999), Agent Factory: Towards Social Robots, First International Workshop of Central and Eastern Europe on Multi - agent Systems (CEEMAS'99), St. Petersburg, Russia [pdf]
  • Rooney, C.F.B., O'Donoghue, R.P.S., Duffy, B.R., O'Hare, G.M.P., Collier, R.W (1999), The Social Robot Architecture: Towards Sociality in a Real World Domain, Towards Intelligent Mobile Robots 99, Bristol, UK [pdf]

1998

  • O’Hare, G.M.P., Collier, R., Conlon, J. and Abbas, S., Agent Factory: An Environment for Constructing and Visualising Agent Communities, 9th AICS Conference, Irish Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science Conference, UCD, Dublin, 19th-21st Aug., 1998. [pdf]

1996

  • Collier, R.W., The Realisation of Agent Factory: An Environment for the Rapid Prototyping of Intelligent Agents, M.Phil Thesis, University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST), England, 1996. [pdf].
  • O’Hare G.M.P., Agent Factory: An Environment for the Fabrication of Multi-Agent Systems, in Foundations of Distributed Artificial Intelligence (G.M.P. O’Hare and N. Jennings eds) pp449-484, John Wiley and Sons, Inc, 1996. [Google Books]