The C-IPS Agent Architecture for Modeling Negotiating Social Agents

  title={The C-IPS Agent Architecture for Modeling Negotiating Social Agents},
  author={D. Urbig and Dagmar Monett and K. Schr{\"o}ter},
The basic concepts in agent negotiation are negotiation object, negotiation protocol and reasoning process. While aiming to transfer sociological concepts into multi-agent systems, where agents coordinate themselves by negotiation, we recognized the need for a more detailed structure. Therefore we developed C-IPS, which is presented in this article. It distinguishes between external constraints and internal reasoning processes. The reasoning process covers decisions regarding the negotiation… Expand
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  • D. Urbig, K. Schröter
  • Computer Science
  • Proceedings of the Third International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, 2004. AAMAS 2004.
  • 2004
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