Objects, Agents, and Features

International Seminar, Dagstuhl Castle, Germany, February 16-21, 2003, Revised and Invited Papers

  • Mark D. Ryan
  • John-Jules Ch. Meyer
  • Hans-Dieter Ehrich
Conference proceedings

DOI: 10.1007/b97772

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2975)

Table of contents (13 papers)

  1. Front Matter
  2. Objects, Agents, and Features: An Introduction
    John-Jules Ch. Meyer, Mark D. Ryan, Hans-Dieter Ehrich
    Pages 1-7
  3. Coordinating Agents in OO
    Frank S. de Boer, Cees Pierik, Rogier M. van Eijk, John-Jules Ch. Meyer
    Pages 8-25
  4. Software Evolution through Dynamic Adaptation of Its OO Design
    Walter Cazzola, Ahmed Ghoneim, Gunter Saake
    Pages 67-80
  5. Giving Life to Agent Interactions
    Juliana Küster Filipe
    Pages 98-116
  6. Organising Computation through Dynamic Grouping
    Michael Fisher, Chiara Ghidini, Benjamin Hirsch
    Pages 117-136
  7. Adding Features to Component-Based Systems
    Maritta Heisel, Jeanine Souquières
    Pages 137-153
  8. Components, Features, and Agents in the ABC
    Tiziana Margaria
    Pages 154-174
  9. Towards a Formal Specification for the AgentComponent
    Philipp Meier, Martin Wirsing
    Pages 175-188
  10. Policies: Giving Users Control over Calls
    Stephan Reiff-Marganiec
    Pages 189-208
  11. Back Matter

About these proceedings


agent coordination agent technology agent-oriented software engineering component-based systems distributed objects feature engineering feature interaction features formal specification modeling object object technology object-oriented programming programming

Editors and affiliations

  • Mark D. Ryan
    • 1
  • John-Jules Ch. Meyer
    • 2
  • Hans-Dieter Ehrich
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Computer ScienceUniversity of BirminghamUK
  2. 2.Utrecht UniversityUtrechtThe Netherlands
  3. 3.Dept. of Information SystemsTU BraunschweigGermany

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2004
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-21989-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-25930-5
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349