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2017

 

Shipboard Power Systems Reconfiguration: a Compared Analysis of State-Of-The-Art Approaches

Luca Agnello, Massimo Cossentino, Giada De Simone, Luca Sabatucci. "Shipboard Power Systems Reconfiguration: a Compared Analysis of State-Of-The-Art Approaches". Smart Ship Technology Conference, 24-25 January 2017, London, UK.

Generating and Instantiating Abstract Workflows with QoS User Requirements

Claudia Di Napoli, Luca Sabatucci, Massimo Cossentino, Silvia Rossi. "Generating and Instantiating Abstract Workflows with QoS User Requirements". In Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence, Porto, 24-26 February 2017.

 

2016

Conflict Resolution Profiles and Agent Negotiation for Group Recommendations

Silvia Rossi, Claudia Di Napoli, Francesco Barile, Luca Liguori. "Conflict Resolution Profiles and Agent Negotiation for Group Recommendations". WOA 2016. 17th Workshop "From Objects to Agents". Catania, Italy, July 2016.

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Towards an Integrated Platform for Adaptive Socio-Technical Systems for Smart Spaces

Cabri, Giacomo, Massimo Cossentino, Enrico Denti, Paolo Giorgini, Ambra Molesini, Monica Mordonini, Michele Tomaiuolo, and Luca Sabatucci. "Towards an Integrated Platform for Adaptive Socio-Technical Systems for Smart Spaces." In 2016 IEEE 25th International Conference on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises (WETICE), pp. 3-8. IEEE, 2016.

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Self-Configuring Mashup of Cloud Applications 

Antonella CavaleriMassimo CossentinoCarmelo LodatoSalvatore LopesLuca Sabatucci. "Self-Configuring Mashup of Cloud Applications". WOA 2016. 17th Workshop "From Objects to Agents". Catania, Italy, July 2016.

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A Method for Identifying Objectives and Metrics of Agent-based Simulation Studies

V. Seidita, P. Ribino, M. Cossentino, C. Lodato. A Method for Identifying Objectives and Metrics of Agent-based Simulation Studies. In The 30th European Simulation and Modelling Conference - ESM'2016, October 26-28, 2016, SIANI, University of Las Palmas, Spain (In press)

Simulation Goals and Metrics Identification 

V. Seidita, P. Ribino, M. Cossentino, C. Lodato. Simulation Goals and Metrics Identification in proc. of the10th International Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems and Simulation (MAS&S’16), The Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems (FedCSIS). Gdansk, Poland, 11 - 14 September, 2016(in press).

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Run-time Injection of Norms in Simulated SmartEnvironments

P. Ribino, C. Lodato, A. Cavaleri, M. Cossentino.Run-time Injection of Norms in Simulated SmartEnvironments in proc. of the10th International Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems and Simulation (MAS&S’16), The Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems (FedCSIS). Gdansk, Poland, 11 - 14 September, 2016 (in press).

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An Agent-Based DSS Supporting the Logistics of Cruise Passengers Arrivals

Claudia Di Napoli Pol Mateu Santamaria Silvia Rossi, "An Agent-Based DSS Supporting the Logistics of Cruise Passengers Arrivals” in Advances in Practical Applications of Scalable Multi-agent Systems. The PAAMS Collection, LNCS n. 9662, Springer International Publishing, pp. 60-71, 2016

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Negotiating and Executing Composite Tasks for QoS-Aware Teams of Robots

Silvia Rossi Claudia Di Napoli Francesco Barile Alessandra Rossi Mariacarla Staffa, "Negotiating and Executing Composite Tasks for QoS-Aware Teams of Robots”, in Trends in Practical Applications of Scalable Multi-Agent Systems, the PAAMS Collection, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Springer International Publishing, pp. 201-210, 2016

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Gaussian-Based Bidding Strategies for Service Composition Simulations

Silvia Rossi Dario Di Nocera Claudia Di Napoli, "Gaussian-Based Bidding Strategies for Service Composition Simulations”, in Recent Advances in Agent-based Complex Automated Negotiation, Studies in computational intelligence, vol. n. 638, Springer International Publishing, pp. 193-208, 2016

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Adopting a Middleware for Self-Adaptation in the Development of a Smart Travel System

L. Sabatucci, A. Cavaleri, M. Cossentino. Adopting a Middleware for Self_adaptation in the Development of a Smart Travel System. In the 9th Int. KES Conference on Intelligent Interactive Multimedia:  Systems and Services (KES-IIMSS-16), June, 15th-17th, 2016, Tenerife, Spain.

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A Norm-based Approach for Personalising Smart Environments

Patrizia Ribino, Carmelo Lodato, Antonella Cavaleri, and Massimo Cossentino. A Norm-based Approach for Personalising Smart Environments. In the 9th Int. KES Conference on Intelligent Interactive Multimedia: Systems and Services (KES-IIMSS-16), June, 15th-17th, 2016, Tenerife, Spain.

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Engineering Multi-Agent Systems using Feedback loops and holarchies

Hilaire, V., Basso, G., Cossentino, M., Lauri, F., Roudriguez, S. and Seidita, V. (2016). Engineering Multi-Agent Systems using Feedback loops and holarchies. Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence. 

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Supporting Autonomy in Agent Oriented Methodologies

Seidita, V. and Cossentino, M. (2016).  Supporting Autonomy in Agent Oriented Methodologies. The 9th Int. KES Conference on Intelligent Interactive Multimedia: Systems and Services (KES-IIMSS-16), June, 15th-17th, 2016, Tenerife, Spain 

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A Workflow Merging Approach for Emergency Procedures 

P. Ribino, C. Lodato, M. Cossentino - ICAR Technical Report Reference N: RT-ICAR-PA-16-01 - February 2016

 

2015

 

WORKFLOW EDITOR PER IL MIDDLEWARE MUSA 

A. Cavaleri L. Sabatucci- ICAR Technical Report  N.: RT-ICAR-PA-15-05. November 2015

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PROTOCOLLI PER L’UTILIZZO DEI SERVIZI CLOUD 

A. Cavaleri L. Sabatucci- ICAR Technical Report  N.: RT-ICAR-PA-15-04. November 2015

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Servizi di Business Intelligence per la gestione multirischio avanzata

D.Stabile, E.Cipolla, R.Rizzo,M. Cossentino, F.Vella , P. Ribino - ICAR Technical Report Reference N: RT-ICAR-PA-04-02  - April 2015

 Highly Customizable Service Composition and Orchestration

Luca Sabatucci, Carmelo Lodato, Salvatore Lopes and Massimo Cossentino. In Service Oriented and Cloud Computing, Pages 156-170. 4th European Conference, ESOCC 2015, Taormina, Italy, September 15-17, 2015, Proceedings. Dustdar, Schahram, Leymann, Frank, Villari, Massimo (Eds.). ISBN 978-3-319-24072-5. Springer.

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A Heuristic for Problem Formalization in Agent Based Simulation Studies.

Massimo Cossentino, Carmelo Lodato, Patrizia Ribino, Valeria Seidita. In Proc. of 2015 Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems (FedCSIS) - 9th International Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems and Simulation (MAS&S'15). Lodz, Poland. 13-16 Sept. 2015.

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A Goal-Oriented Approach for Representing and Using Design Patterns

Luca Sabatucci, Massimo Cossentino, Angelo Susi. In Journal of Systems and Software.Volume 110, December 2015, Pages 136–154. 

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MUSA: a Middleware for User-driven Service Adaptation

M. Cossentino, C. Lodato, S. Lopes, L. Sabatucci. In proc. of XVI WORKSHOP "DAGLI OGGETTI AGLI AGENTI", Napoli, June, 17-19, 2015. CEUR Workshop Proceedings, vol. 1382, 2015 

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From Means-End Analysis to Proactive Means-End Reasoning

Luca Sabatucci and Massimo Cossentino. In proc. of SEAMS 2015, 10th International Symposium on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managing Systems, May 18-19, 2015 Firenze, Best Paper Award.

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Metrics for Evaluating Modularity and Extensibility in HMAS Systems

Massimo Cossentino, Carmelo Lodato, Salvatore Lopes, Patrizia Ribino and Valeria Seidita. In proc. of the 14th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS’15), 4-8 May, 2015, Istanbul. 

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Requirement Analysis Abstractions for AmI System Design.

Patrizia Ribino, Massimo Cossentino, Carmelo Lodato, Salvatore Lopes, Valeria Seidita.In Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems. vol. 28, no. 1, 2015. IOS Press. ISSN: 1064-1246 (Print) - 1875-8967 (Online), 2015.

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Implementing Proactive Means-End Reasoning

M. Cossentino, L. Sabatucci. ICAR-CNR Technical Report n. RT-ICAR-PA-15-01. Feb. 2015.

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 Midas: a cloud platform for SOA testing as a service

De Francesco A.; Di Napoli C.; Giordano M.; Ottaviano G.; Perego R.; Tonellotto. In International journal of high performance computing and networking

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 Agents and multi-agent systems: From objects to agents

Claudia Di Napoli and Silvia Rossi . In  Intelligenza Artificiale 9.2 (2015): 129-130.

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 QoS-aware task distribution to a team of robots: an healthcare case study

Francesco Barile, Alessandra Rossi, Mariacarla Staffa, Claudia Di Napoli and Silvia Rossi . In Intelligenza Artificiale 9.2 (2015): 179-192.

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 Evaluating the Social Benefit of a Negotiation-Based Parking Allocation 

Francesco Barile, Claudia Di Napoli, Dario Di Nocera, Silvia Rossi. In Advances in Practical Applications of Agents, Multi-Agent Systems, and Sustainability: The PAAMS Collection LNCS 9086 

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 Computing Pareto Optimal Agreements in Multi-issue Negotiation for Service Composition

Claudia Di Napoli Dario Di Nocera Silvia Rossi.  In Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS2015)

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 The MIDAS Cloud Platform for Testing SOA Applications

Steffen Herbold, De Francesco A., Grabowski J., Harms P., Hillah L.M., Kordon F., Maesano A.P., Maesano L., Di Napoli C., De Rosa F., Schneider M.A., Tonellotto N., Wendland M.F., Wuillemin P.H.. In Proc. of 2015 IEEE 8th International Conference onSoftware Testing, Verification and Validation (ICST)

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 A Market Mechanism for QoS-aware Multi-Robot Task Allocation

Francesco Barile Alessandra Rossi Maricarla Staffa Claudia Di Napoli Silvia Rossi. In Proc. of the 16th Workshop "From Objects to Agents.

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An Orthogonal Bidding Strategy for Negotiation in Service Composition

C. Di Napoli, D. Di Nocera, and S. Rossi. In Proceedings of The Eighth International Workshop on Agent-Based Complex Automated Negotiation in conjucntion with AAMAS2015

2014

SYSTEM FOR VERIFYING THE NUMBER OF CONTAINERS PRESENT IN A STACK OF CONTAINERS AND RELATED VERIFICATION METHOD

Cossentino M., Bordin M., Infantino I., Lodato C., Lopes S., Ribino P., Rizzo R. PCT Patent n. PCT/IT2014/000303. 13/11/2014

Common and domain-specific metamodel elements for problem description in simulation problems

Ribino, Patrizia; Seidita, Valeria; Lodato, Carmelo; Lopes, Salvatore; Cossentino, Massimo. In proc. of Computer Science and Information Systems (FedCSIS), 2014 Federated Conference on , pp.1467,1476, 7-10 Sept. 2014

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The IEEE-FIPA Standard on the Design Process
Documentation Template

Massimo Cossentino, Vincent Hilaire, Ambra Molesini,
and Valeria Seidita.Handbook on Agent-Oriented Design Processes Publisher: Springer. 2014.

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 The ASPECS Process

Massimo Cossentino, Vincent Hilaire, Nicolas Gaud,
Stephane Galland, and Abderrafiaa Koukam.Handbook on Agent-Oriented Design Processes. Cossentino, M., Hilaire, V., Molesini, A., Seidita, V. (Eds.). Publisher: Springer. 2014.

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  PASSI: Process for Agent Societies Specification and Implementation

Massimo Cossentino and Valeria Seidita. Handbook on Agent-Oriented Design Processes. Cossentino, M., Hilaire, V., Molesini, A., Seidita, V. (Eds.). Publisher: Springer. 2014.

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 The OpenUp Process.

Massimo Cossentino, Vincent Hilaire, and Valeria Seidita. Handbook on Agent-Oriented Design Processes. Cossentino, M., Hilaire, V., Molesini, A., Seidita, V. (Eds.). Publisher: Springer. 2014.

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Gimt: A tool for ontology and goal modeling in bdi multi-agent design

M. Cossentino, D. Dalle Nogare, R. Giancarlo, C. Lodato, S. Lopes, P. Ribino, L. Sabatucci, and V. Seidita. In CEUR Workshop Proceedings, vol. 1260, Proceedings of the XV Workshop "Dagli Oggetti agli Agenti" Catania, Italy, Sept. 25-26, 2014. 

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Lost container detection system.

M. Cossentino, M. Bordin, and P. Ribino.In ERCIM News, 2014(99), 2014

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2013

A Possible Approach for Implementing Self-Awareness in JASON

Sabatucci L., Cossentino M., Lodato C., Lopes S., Seidita V. In Eleventh European Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems (EUMAS 2013), Toulouse, France, December 12-13, 2013

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Ontology and goal model in designing BDI multi-agent systems 

Ribino P., Cossentino M., Lodato C., Lopes S., Sabatucci L., Seidita V. In 14th Workshop "From Objects to Agents", Torino, December 2-3, 2013

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Towards Self-Adaptation and Evolution in Business Process

Luca Sabatucci, Carmelo Lodato, Salvatore Lopes, Massimo CossentinoProceedings of the Workshop AI Meets Business Processes 2013 co-located with the 13th Conference of the Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence (AI*IA 2013), Turin, Italy, December 6, 2013. 

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 GoalSPEC: a Goal Specification Language supporting Adaptivity and Evolution

L. Sabatucci, P. Ribino, C. Lodato, S. Lopes, M. Cossentino. In Engineering Multi-Agent Systems (EMAS 2013)- Revised Selected Papers. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 8245, 2013.

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How to Extract Fragments from Agent Oriented Design Processes

Valeria Seidita, Massimo Cossentino, and Antonio Chella. In Agent-Oriented Software Engineering XIII. 13th International Workshop on Agent-Oriented Software Engineering - Revised Selected Papers. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, v. 7852, pp. 151-167. 2013.

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A norm-governed holonic multi-agent system metamodel 

Patrizia Ribino, Carmelo Lodato, Salvatore Lopes, Valeria Seidita, Vincent Hilaire and Massimo Cossentino.In Agent-Oriented Software Engineering XIII. 13th International Workshop on Agent-Oriented Software Engineering - Revised Selected Papers. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, v. 7852, pp. 22-39. 2013

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 Sistemi Informativi Ospedalieri e Clinici Intelligenti

Patrizia Ribino, Massimo Cossentino, Carmelo Lodato, Salvatore Lopes, Luca Sabatucci, Valeria Seidita. ITIM2013 - 13° Congresso Nazionale. Le nuove tecnologie per la sanità 2.0. Ischia (Italy), 13-15 June, 2013

2012

 

Metamodeling: Representing and modeling system knowledge in design processes

Cossentino, M. and Seidita, V. (2012).  In Proceedings of the 10th European Workshop on Multi- Agent Systems, EUMAS 2012, pages 103–117, 2012.

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 The Role of Ontology in Agent-Oriented Requirements Analysis

Cossentino, M., Lodato, C., Lopes, S., Ribino, P., Sabatucci, L. and Seidita, V. (2012). In Proceedings of the 10th European Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems, EUMAS 2012, pages 88–102.

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A general theoretical framework for designing cognitive architectures: Hybrid and meta-level architectures for BICA

Chella, A., Cossentino, M., Gaglio, S., Seidita, V. Biologically Inspired Cognitive Architectures Journal. Elsevier Publisher, Volume 2, October 2012, Pages 100-108.

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How to Engineer Biologically Inspired Cognitive Architectures

Valeria Seidita, Massimo Cossentino, and Antonio Chella.  In proc. of International Conference on Biologically Inspired Cognitive Architectures (BICA 2012). 31st Octber- 3rd November 2012. Palermo (Italy).

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A Notation for Modeling Jason-Like BDI Agents

Massimo Cossentino, Antonio Chella, Carmelo Lodato, Salvatore Lopes, Patrizia Ribino, Valeria Seidita. In Proc of The Sixth International Conference on Complex, Intelligent, and Software Intensive Systems (CISIS-2012). Palermo, Italy. July 4th-6th, 2012.

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Metamodel-Based Metrics for Agent-Oriented Methodologies

Noelie Bonjean, Marie-Pierre Gleizes, Massimo Cossentino, Valeria Seidita, Frederic Migeon. In Proc. of the Eleventh International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS 2012),  Valencia, Spain.June 4–8, 2012.

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 A Norm-Governed Holonic Multi-Agent System Metamodel

Patrizia Ribino, Carmelo Lodato, Salvatore Lopes, Valeria Seidita, Vincent Hilaire and Massimo Cossentino. In Proc. of 13th International Workshop on Agent-Oriented Software Engineering. Valencia, Spain.June 4, 2012. 

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 How to Extract Fragments from Agent Oriented Design Processes

Valeria Seidita, Massimo Cossentino and Antonio Chella. In Proc. of 13th International Workshop on Agent-Oriented Software Engineering. Valencia, Spain. June 4, 2012.

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 Towards a Design Process for Modeling MAS Organizations

Massimo Cossentino, Carmelo Lodato, Salvatore Lopes, Patrizia Ribino, Valeria Seidita and Antonio Chella.  In Multi-Agent Systems. 9th European Workshop, EUMAS 2011. Revised Selected Papers. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) n. 754. M. Cossentino, K. Tuyls, M. Kaisers, and G. Weiss (Editors). Springer-Verlag. pp. 63-79. 

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  Computer-Aided Maritime Search and Rescue Operations

Salvatore Aronica, Massimo Cossentino, Carmelo Lodato, Salvatore Lopes, Umberto Maniscalco. Ercim News, 89, April 2012. 

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2011

 

  Designing MAS Organizations with the support of a UML CASE tool.

Massimo Cossentino, Carmelo Lodato, Salvatore Lopes, Patrizia Ribino, Valeria Seidita and Antonio Chella. In Proc. of the 9th European Workshop on Multi-agent Systems (EUMAS 2011), Maastricht (The Netherlands). Nov. 2011.

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  A Proposal of Process Fragment Definition and Documentation

Valeria Seidita, Massimo Cossentino and Antonio Chella. In Proc. of the 9th European Workshop on Multi-agent Systems (EUMAS 2011), Maastricht (The Netherlands). Nov. 2011. 

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  Multi Agent Simulation for Decision Making in Warehouse Management

Massimo Cossentino, Carmelo Lodato, Salvatore Lopes, Patrizia Ribino. In proc. of the Multi-Agent Systems and Simulation workshop (MAS&S 2011) at the Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems 2011. Szczecin, Poland, September 18-21, 2011.

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  A Multi-Agent Architecture for Simulating and Managing Microgrids

Massimo Cossentino, Carmelo Lodato, Salvatore Lopes, Marcello Pucci, Gianpaolo Vitale, Maurizio Cirrincione.  In proc. of the Multi-Agent Systems and Simulation workshop (MAS&S 2011) at the Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems 2011. Szczecin, Poland, September 18-21, 2011.

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  A UML-Based Notation for Representing MAS Organizations.

M. Cossentino, C. Lodato, S. Lopes, P. Ribino, V. Seidita, A. Chella.  WOA 2011. Dodicesimo Workshop Nazionale "Dagli Oggetti agli Agenti". Rende (CS), Italy. Jul. 2011. 

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  Self-conscious Robotic System Design Process—From Analysis to Implementation

Antonio Chella, Massimo Cossentino, and Valeria Seidita. In From Brains to Systems. Brain-Inspired Cognitive Systems 2010. Series: Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, Vol. 718. Hernández, C.; Sanz, R.; Gómez-Ramirez, J.; Smith, L.S.; Hussain, A.; Chella, A.; Aleksander, I. (Eds.). 2011. pp. 209-222.

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Other publications before 2011 can be found in:

Massimo Cossentino Publications
Patrizia Ribino Publications
Luca Sabatucci Publications
Valeria Seidita Publications