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Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems

, Volume 17, Issue 3, pp 367–371 | Cite as

Editorial: Special issue on foundations, advanced topics and industrial perspectives of multi-agent systems

  • Peter McBurney
  • Andrea OmiciniEmail author
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Abstract

This paper introduces the Special Issue of the Journal of Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems on Foundations, Advanced Topics and Industrial Perspectives of Multi-Agent Systems. This special issue collects four articles dealing with some of the main issues that arose during the three Technical Forum Group meetings held in 2004 and 2005, which were organised and sponsored by the European FP6 Coordination Action AgentLink III.

Keywords

Multi-agent systems AgentLink EU project MAS meta-model MAS applications Autonomic communication 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of LiverpoolLiverpoolUK
  2. 2.Alma Mater Studiorum-Università di BolognaCesenaItaly

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