Contract Net Protocol

Contract Net Protocol (CNP) is a task-sharing protocol in multi-agent systems, consisting of a collection of nodes or software agents that form the… (More)
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2014
2014
Because of high speed, efficiency, robustness and flexibility of multi-agent systems, in recent years there has been an… (More)
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2009
2009
In multi-agent system, agents need autonomy and collaboration to accomplish a complex task. Contract net protocol (CNP) is… (More)
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2008
2008
The contract net protocol has developed to specify problem solving communication for nodes in a distributed problem solving. Task… (More)
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2007
2007
The proposed Competitive Contract Net Protocol has been designed to facilitate a flexible cooperation in competitive multi-agent… (More)
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2004
2004
Being easily understood and implemented for resource allocation or task assignment, FIPA Contract Net Protocol (CNP) has been… (More)
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2004
2004
This paper mainly discusses multi-agent pursuit-evasion game: one team of agents pursues another team of agents. Contract net… (More)
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2002
2002
Multi-agent systems have been proposed for creating large grid computing systems. This paper investigates the performance and… (More)
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2001
2001
Contracts are a powerful co-ordination mechanism in distributed systems. The contract net protocol has been applied since about… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Abstract This paper presents a formalization of the bidding and awarding decision process that was left undefined in the original… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The contract net protocol has been developed to specify problem-solving communication and control for nodes in a distributed… (More)
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