Software Engineering for Multi-Agent Systems II

Research Issues and Practical Applications

ISBN: 978-3-540-21182-2 (Print) 978-3-540-24625-1 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages -

  2. Requirements Engineering

    1. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-18

      The Agent at the Center of the Requirements Engineering Process

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 19-34

      Lexicon Based Ontology Construction

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 35-48

      Multi-agent Systems and Security Requirements Analysis

  3. Software Architecture and Design

    1. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 49-72

      Separation of Concerns in Multi-agent Systems: An Empirical Study

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 73-91

      Architecting the Design of Multi-agent Organizations with Proto-frameworks

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 92-110

      A Basic Taxonomy for Role Composition

  4. Modeling

    1. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 111-128

      Object-Oriented Modeling Approaches to Agent-Based Workflow Services

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 129-148

      Using the MAS-ML to Model a Multi-agent System

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 149-166

      Software Engineering Challenges for Mutable Agent Systems

  5. Dependability

    1. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 167-188

      Improving Exception Handling in Multi-agent Systems

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 189-206

      On Manageability and Robustness of Open Multi-agent Systems

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 207-224

      Security Mechanisms for Mobile Agent Platforms Based on SPKI/SDSI Chains of Trust

  6. MAS Frameworks

    1. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 225-242

      Farm: A Scalable Environment for Multi-agent Development and Evaluation

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 243-263

      Role-Based Approaches for Engineering Interactions in Large-Scale Multi-agent Systems

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 264-278

      Evaluating Agent Architectures: Cougaar, Aglets and AAA

  7. Back Matter

    Pages -