Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. David Kinny, Michael Georgeff
    Pages 1-20
  3. Cristiano Castelfranchi
    Pages 37-39
  4. Charles Petrie
    Pages 41-43
  5. Michael Luck, Nathan Griffiths, Mark d'Inverno
    Pages 49-63
  6. Alessio Lomuscio, Marco Colombetti
    Pages 71-85
  7. Antonio Moreno, Ton Sales
    Pages 87-101
  8. Massimo Benerecetti, Alessandro Cimatti, Enrico Giunchiglia, Fausto Giunchiglia, Luciano Serafini
    Pages 117-130
  9. Gabriel Sandu
    Pages 131-140
  10. Frances M. T. Brazier, Catholijn M. Jonker, Jan Treur
    Pages 141-155
  11. Pablo Noriega, Carles Sierra
    Pages 173-188
  12. Frank Dignum, Bernd van Linder
    Pages 205-218
  13. Dajun Zeng, Katia Sycara
    Pages 233-244
  14. Jörg P. Müller
    Pages 245-260
  15. Timothy J. Norman, Nick R. Jennings, Peyman Faratin, E. H. Mamdani
    Pages 261-275
  16. Luis Miguel Botelho, Helder Coelho
    Pages 277-291
  17. Michael Schroeder, Iara de Almeida Móra, Luis Moniz Pereira
    Pages 293-307
  18. Agostino Poggi, Giovanni Adorni
    Pages 325-339
  19. Mihai Barbuceanu, Mark S. Fox
    Pages 341-355
  20. Renwei Li, Luís Moniz Pereira
    Pages 375-389
  21. Back Matter

About these proceedings


Intelligent agents are computer systems that are capable of flexible autonomous action in dynamic, typically multi-agent domains. Over the past few years, the computer science community has begun to recognise that the technology of intelligent agents provides the key to solving a range of complex software application problems, for which traditional software engineering tools and techniques offer no solution.
This book, the third in a series, represents the state of the art in the science of agent systems. It is based on papers presented at the 3rd workshop on Agent Theories, Architectures and Languages (ATAL'96), held in conjunction with the European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI'96) in Budapest, Hungary, in August 1996. It is essential reading for anyone interested in this vital new technology.


Agentenarchitekturen Autonome Agenten Emotion Intelligente Agenten Kernel Mehragenten Systeme Multiagent Systems Software Agents Softwareagenten agent architectures agents artificial intelligence autonomous agents consciousness multi-agent system

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1997
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-62507-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-68057-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
  • Buy this book on publisher's site