Lightweight Coordination Calculus for Agent Systems: Retrospective and Prospective

  • David Robertson
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7169)

Abstract

The Lightweight Coordination Calculus was presented in a paper to DALT 2004 as a method for specifying a class of social norms for multi-agent systems. This was intended for use in the engineering of a range of applications but at the time the original paper was written this was an aspiration and we had little experience of actual use of the method. In this paper I summarise how experience with this approach has developed in the seven years from 2004 to date.

Keywords

Multiagent System Agent System Business Process Execution Language Electronic Institution Service Choreography 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David Robertson
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  1. 1.InformaticsUniversity of EdinburghUK

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