Managing multiple contexts efficiently

  • Gerhard K. Kraetzschmar
  • Josef Schneeberger
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1137)


Assumption-based reasoning — using an ATMS — suffers from severe performance problems when the number of assumptions becomes very large. This is due to the exponential growth of ATMS labels. We suggest a new approach (FRMS) that avoids this problem by extending the RMS with context management functionality. This gives the problem solver explicit control over the contexts it actually needs.


Reasoning Planning Agents and Multiagent Systems Type of Contribution: Poster 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gerhard K. Kraetzschmar
    • 1
  • Josef Schneeberger
    • 2
  1. 1.Neural Information Processing DepartmentUniversity of UlmUlmGermany
  2. 2.Knowledge Acquisition Research GroupFORWISSErlangenGermany

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