Smarter Electricity and Argumentation Theory

  • Menelaos Makriyiannis
  • Tudor Lung
  • Robert CravenEmail author
  • Francesca Toni
  • Jack Kelly
Conference paper
Part of the Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies book series (SIST, volume 46)


The current, widespread introduction of smart electricity meters is resulting in large datasets’ becoming available, but there is as yet little in the way of advanced data analytics and visualization tools, or recommendation software for changes in contracts or user behaviour, which use this data. In this paper we present an integrated tool which combines the use of abstract argumentation theory with linear optimization algorithms, to achieve some of these ends.


Electricity Consumption Argumentation Theory Abstract Argumentation Power Usage Argumentation Framework 
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Work was funded by EPSRC grant EP/J020915/1 (TRaDAr: Transparent Rational Decisions by Argumentation).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Menelaos Makriyiannis
    • 1
  • Tudor Lung
    • 1
  • Robert Craven
    • 1
    Email author
  • Francesca Toni
    • 1
  • Jack Kelly
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ComputingImperial College LondonLondonUK

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