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Multi-agent Systems Interacting (Addressing Scopes, Control Resources)

  • Mohamad Kadi
  • Said Krayem
  • Roman Jasek
  • Petr Zacek
  • Bronislav Chramcov
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 765)

Abstract

Multi-agent systems consist of agents and their environment. the agents in a multi-agent system could equally well be robots, humans or human teams. And may contain combined human-agent.

Multi-agent systems can be used to solve problems that are difficult or impossible for an individual agent or a monolithic system to solve. Intelligence may include some methodic, functional, procedural approach, algorithmic search or reinforcement learning.

In a system with agents that have their own objectives and schedules, when tasks are dependent on one another or when resources are to be shared, it can be important to add the function of coordination to the system, otherwise there is a risk of redundancy or even of a “locked” situation occurring.

With the modeling in Event-B we are now ready to make precise what we mean by a “faultless” system, which represents our ultimate goal as the title of this prologue indicates.

In this paper and with the abstract machine, we are going to present a formal approach to develop the addressing and the relation between Multi-Agents and its convenient scope achieving the allocated missions.

On the refinement machine the technique of adding auxiliary resources is considered during the mission life-cycle.

Keywords

Multi-agent systems Addressing scopes Control resources Event-B Rodin 

Notes

Acknowledgement

This work was supported by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic within the National Sustainability Programme project No. LO1303 (MSMT-7778/2014) and by the European Regional Development Fund under the project CEBIA-Tech No. CZ.1.05/2.1.00/03.0089. Also supported by grant No. IGA/CebiaTech/2017/007 from IGA (Internal Grant Agency) of Tomas Bata University in Zlin.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mohamad Kadi
    • 1
  • Said Krayem
    • 1
  • Roman Jasek
    • 1
  • Petr Zacek
    • 1
  • Bronislav Chramcov
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Applied InformaticsTomas Bata University in ZlinZlinCzech Republic

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