SSP Group Meeting
Wednesday, February 24th, 11am-12pm
Division of Informatics, 80 South Bridge, Room F13


Design Methods for Agent-based Systems

David Robertson

It seems that design methods for agent-based systems might be different from those for traditional software because of the loose integration assumed in agent architectures, but how different and what might alternative methods look like? Could some of the formal synthesis and argumentation techniques used by our group fit in? Let's explore this issue using for guidance three papers produced by the Distributed AI Unit at Queen Mary and Westfield. The papers are:

A skim of the 1st and 3rd papers should be enough for you to take part in the debate.