Bridging the Gap between the Logical and the Physical Worlds

  • Francisco García-Sánchez
  • Renato Vidoni
  • Rodrigo Martínez-Béjar
  • Alessandro Gasparetto
  • Rafael Valencia-García
  • Jesualdo T. Fernández-Breis
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 55)


An implicit frontier have traditionally existed between services available online and those that can be offered by mechanical devices such as robots. However, many applications can benefit from the convergence of these two worlds. In this paper, we present BRIDGE, a knowledge technologies-based multi-agent system for joining together Web and robot-provided services. The fundamentals of the framework and its architecture are explained and a traffic control-related use case scenario described.


Multiagent System Domain Ontology Semantic Description Service Execution Framework Agent 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Francisco García-Sánchez
    • 1
  • Renato Vidoni
    • 2
  • Rodrigo Martínez-Béjar
    • 1
  • Alessandro Gasparetto
    • 2
  • Rafael Valencia-García
    • 1
  • Jesualdo T. Fernández-Breis
    • 1
  1. 1.Facultad de InformáticaUniversidad de MurciaEspinardoSpain
  2. 2.Universita’ degli Studi di UdineUdineItaly

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