Industrial Applications of Holonic and Multi-Agent Systems

6th International Conference, HoloMAS 2013, Prague, Czech Republic, August 26-28, 2013. Proceedings

  • Vladimír Mařík
  • Jose L. Martinez Lastra
  • Petr Skobelev
Conference proceedings

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8062)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 8062)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Invited Talks

    1. Thomas Strasser, Filip Andrén, Munir Merdan, Alexander Prostejovsky
      Pages 1-12
    2. Vladimir A. Vittikh, Vladimir B. Larukhin, Alexander V. Tsarev
      Pages 13-24
  3. MAS in Automation and Manufacturing

    1. Wilfried Lepuschitz, Benjamin Groessing, Emilian Axinia, Munir Merdan
      Pages 37-48
    2. Alois Zoitl, Gerd Kainz, Nadine Keddis
      Pages 49-58
    3. José Barbosa, Paulo Leitão, Emmanuel Adam, Damien Trentesaux
      Pages 59-70
    4. Luis Ribeiro, José Barata
      Pages 71-82
    5. Anna Florea, Juha Lauttamus, Corina Postelnicu, Jose L. Martinez Lastra
      Pages 83-94
    6. Olivier Roulet-Dubonnet, Morten Lind, Amund Skavhaug
      Pages 95-105
  4. Design, Simulation and Validation

    1. Francisco P. Maturana, Maulik Kalolia, Polo Paredes
      Pages 118-127
    2. Udo Inden, Nikolay Mehandjiev, Lars Mönch, Pavel Vrba
      Pages 128-139
    3. Guiovanni D. Jules, Mozafar Saadat, Salman Saeidlou
      Pages 140-151
  5. MAS in Transportation Systems

    1. Johan Philips, Bart Saint Germain, Jan Van Belle, Paul Valckenaers
      Pages 163-174
    2. Abdallah Namoun, César A. Marín, Bart Saint Germain, Nikolay Mehandjiev, Johan Philips
      Pages 175-186
  6. Industrial Applications

    1. Sergiu-Adrian Guţă, Ioan Dumitrache, Duncan McFarlane, Tariq Masood
      Pages 199-211
    2. Nelson Rodrigues, Arnaldo Pereira, Paulo Leitão
      Pages 212-223
    3. Vaggelis Giannikas, Wenrong Lu, Duncan McFarlane, James Hyde
      Pages 224-235
    4. Sameh Abdalla, David Swords, Anara Sandygulova, Gregory M. P. O’Hare, Paolo Giorgini
      Pages 236-245
    5. Fernando Lopes, Hugo Algarvio, Helder Coelho
      Pages 246-256
  7. New Trends

    1. Alexander Smirnov, Leonid Sheremetov, Christian Sánchez, Nikolay Shilov
      Pages 257-268
    2. Muntasir Al-Asfoor, Maria Fasli
      Pages 269-280
    3. Djamel Benmerzoug, Mohamed Gharzouli, Mounira Zerari
      Pages 293-304
    4. Marek Obitko, Václav Jirkovský, Jan Bezdíček
      Pages 305-316
  8. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Industrial Applications of Holonic and Multi-Agent Systems, HoloMAS 2013, held in Prague, Czech Republic, in August 2013, in conjunction with DEXA 2013. The 25 revised full papers presented together with two invited talks were carefully reviewed and selected from 37 submissions. The papers are organized in the following topical sections: MAS in automation and manufacturing; design, simulation and validation; MAS in transportation systems; industrial applications; and new trends.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Vladimír Mařík
    • 1
  • Jose L. Martinez Lastra
    • 2
  • Petr Skobelev
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of CyberneticsCzech Technical UniversityPragueCzech Republic
  2. 2.Department of Production EngineeringTampere University of TechnologyTampereFinland
  3. 3.Smart Solutions Ltd.SamaraRussia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-40089-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-40090-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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