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An Intelligent Agent Validation Architecture for Distributed Manufacturing Organizations [chapter]

Francisco P. Maturana, Raymond Staron, Kenwood Hall, Pavel Tichý, Petr Šlechta, Vladimír Mařík
Emerging Solutions for Future Manufacturing Systems  
In this paper, we focus on validation of Multi-Agent System (MAS) behavior.  ...  Hence there is a need to establish a general architecture and me tho do log^ for easing the commissioningprocess of the control solution.  ...  Automation Architecture In agent-based control, the controllers have an agent infrastructure for enabling the component-level intelligence.  ... 
doi:10.1007/0-387-22829-2_9 dblp:conf/ifip5-3/MaturanaSHTSM04 fatcat:yirubze7ybhqrfwidcnwytst5e

Enabling technologies and frameworks for collaborative intelligent manufacturing

Weiming Shen, Daizhong Su
2008 International Journal of Production Research  
On the other hand, Intelligent Manufacturing has been an active R&D area for almost two decades.  ...  It can be viewed as an evolution of the Distributed Manufacturing concept, where designated individuals and organizations-both internal to a manufacturing enterprise and extended to its suppliers, customers  ...  Su et al. described a framework with an upperware-middleware architecture for collaborative work environments.  ... 
doi:10.1080/00207540701737815 fatcat:xgnfdax2gnd5hoyjwl5uvzn7ga

Distributed architecture for a supply chain by integrating a multi- agent approach using simulation

Oscar Rubiano-Ovalle, José I. García-Melo
2021 Journal de Ciencia e Ingeniería  
This study proposes an architecture based on multiple agents through a Colored Petri Net model (CPN), which enables the integration of supply chain links and information technology to speed up the production  ...  For this, the study developed a modeling procedure to transform its supply chain architecture from a typical structure to a multi-agent structure. This procedure consists of seven phases.  ...  Acknowledgments Thanks to the National Learning Service (SENA, Valle del Cauca section, Colombia) and Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia, for their support on making this project possible.  ... 
doi:10.46571/jci.2021.2.1 fatcat:ylz2efizrrf2tmz2olivnoujfe

RECONFIGURABLE PRODUCTION CONTROL SYSTEMS: BEYOND ADACOR

Paulo Leitão, João Mendes, Armando W. Colombo, Francisco Restivo
2007 IFAC Proceedings Volumes  
The agent-based and holonic paradigms symbolize this approach, and ADACOR holonic control architecture is a successful example of such a system.  ...  recent evolution of production control systems, the emergence of decentralized systems capable of dealing with the rapid changes in the production environment better than the traditional centralized architectures  ...  The agent-based and holonic paradigms symbolize this new approach, and ADACOR (ADAptive holonic COntrol aRchitecture for distributed manufacturing systems) [1] , as others (see e.g.  ... 
doi:10.3182/20070523-3-es-4908.00022 fatcat:m2i2a36ndrcn3jyof6xkwabo5a

Intelligent distributed production control

André Thomas, Damien Trentesaux, Paul Valckenaers
2011 Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing  
This editorial introduces the special issue of the Springer journal, Journal of Intelligent manufacturing, on Intelligent and distributed production control.  ...  Preceding global discussion on the state of the art in intelligent and distributed production control is provided as well as a tentative guideline for future works in this area.  ...  for their confidence in this project.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10845-011-0601-x fatcat:3diac7mkrfeopbcfhv5qzoeqhi

Multi-agent system for dynamic scheduling

Bernardo Firme, Guilherme Lopes, Miguel S. E. Martins, Tiago Coito, Joaquim Viegas, Joao M. C. Sousa, Joao C. P. Reis, Joao Figueiredo, Susana Vieira
2020 2020 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN)  
This paper proposes a flexible manufacturing system based on intelligent computational agents.  ...  A Multi-Agent System composed of 4 types of reactive agents was designed to control the operation of a real implementation in the Intelligent Automation Lab at Instituto Superior Técnico.  ...  In an agent-based manufacturing control system, all the agents are in the same hierarchy level, being organized in a autonomous, distributed and decentralized architecture [2] .  ... 
doi:10.1109/ijcnn48605.2020.9207055 dblp:conf/ijcnn/FirmeLMCVSRFV20 fatcat:czgcufqmavb4faainikjmiw5a4

Intelligent Distributed Production Control [article]

André Thomas, Damien Trentesaux, Paul Valckenaers
2011 arXiv   pre-print
This editorial introduces the special issue of the Springer journal, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, on intelligent distributed production control.  ...  Previous global discussions about the state of the art in intelligent distributed production control are provided, as well as exploratory guidelines for future research in this area.  ...  for their confidence in this project.  ... 
arXiv:1111.3025v1 fatcat:aiwsugq3ijbrhmjnanhsya63hi

Holonic Manufacturing with Intelligent Objects [chapter]

Eddy Bajic, Frédéric Chaxel
2002 Knowledge and Technology Integration in Production and Services  
Several methodologies are described to implement this approach and an original one is proposed to promote holonic control of production systems driven by intelligent products.  ...  This paper presents and analyzes different approaches in the implementation of the Intelligent Manufacturing System concept, with a main focus on the halon paradigm proposed by the HMS project.  ...  Agent technology derived from artificial intelligence research fields have emerged to support distributed intelligent control within manufacturing system architecture (Jennings 1995 , Shen 2000 .  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-0-387-35613-6_33 fatcat:nqq32bihsndatek53ihtuxo6xm

Agent-Based Systems for Intelligent Manufacturing: A State-of-the-Art Survey

Weiming Shen, Douglas H. Norrie
1999 Knowledge and Information Systems  
Agent technology has been considered as an important approach for developing distributed intelligent manufacturing systems.  ...  and supply chain management, agent encapsulation, system architectures, dynamic system reconfiguration, learning, design and manufacturability assessments, distributed dynamic scheduling, integration of  ...  Multi-Agent Organization -System Architectures The different system architectures proposed in the literature for agent-based manufacturing systems can be classified into three categories: the Hierarchical  ... 
doi:10.1007/bf03325096 fatcat:xmwdrgqy25e23hcchphd4p5goq

A Generic Multi-Layer Architecture Based on ROS-JADE Integration for Autonomous Transport Vehicles

Jon Martin, Oskar Casquero, Brais Fortes, Marga Marcos
2018 Sensors  
We believe this to be the first work that addresses the intelligent interaction of transportation systems for flexible manufacturing environments in a holistic form.  ...  This work contributes a generic multi-layer architecture that integrates a RF with a Multi-Agent System (MAS) to provide social abilities to ATVs.  ...  multi-robot architectures using MAS, and (c) the use of MAS in manufacturing for integrating the ATV with other CPPSs in heterogeneous and distributed environments.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s19010069 fatcat:ierj2oms4fczpfspbxq27anjt4

Towards an agent oriented smart manufacturing system

Wafa Ghonaim, Hamada Ghenniwa, Weiming Shen
2011 Proceedings of the 2011 15th International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design (CSCWD)  
This work proposes a new model for building smart automation for manufacturing systems that blends flexible manufacturing with total visibility, distributed intelligence, rationality, collaboration and  ...  While smart tag agents manage visibility for an agile process flow and supply chain management, smart resource agents improve responsiveness in shop floors and across supply chains.  ...  Agent Distributed Collaborative Architecture Fig. 6 . 6 Fig.6. Proposed SMS Architecture and Environment  ... 
doi:10.1109/cscwd.2011.5960185 dblp:conf/cscwd/GhonaimGS11 fatcat:hquqlwwzhrccxgsdbpryefb7da

A Systematic Modelling Procedure to Design Agent-Oriented Control to Coalition of Capabilities—In the Context of I4.0 as Virtual Assets (AAS)

Jackson T. Veiga, Marcosiris A. O. Pessoa, Fabrício Junqueira, Paulo E. Miyagi, Diolino J. dos Santos Filho
2021 Computers  
The proposal of specific paradigms is exposed for managing these components, as is the case of multi-agent systems (MAS) that attribute intelligence to objects.  ...  Therefore, this work focuses on designing a method for modeling the asset administration shell (AAS) as virtual elements orchestrating intelligent agents (MAS) that attribute cooperation and negotiation  ...  Acknowledgments: The authors would like to thank the Brazilian governmental agencies CAPES, CNPq, PET, and FAPESP for their partial support.  ... 
doi:10.3390/computers10120161 fatcat:2dgq3vowsfeq7pqngf3ann37am

Distributed intelligent RFID systems

Dilip B. Kotak, William A. Gruver
2009 2009 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics  
Traditionally, this task is accomplished using a centralized systems architecture in which every event is transmitted to a host computer for validation.  ...  Distributed intelligent systems are based on two principles: distributed communications and distributed intelligence.  ...  for validation.  ... 
doi:10.1109/icsmc.2009.5345893 dblp:conf/smc/GruverK09 fatcat:m6oozril7zg7zfdhv5u5lbgoqu

Learning agent architecture for design and manufacturing knowledge on the Web: an extension of enterprise resource planning capabilities

Steven H. Kim
1999 International Journal of Intelligent Systems in Accounting, Finance & Management  
To this end, intelligent agents can support users ranging from designers to manufacturers, and from salespersons to customers.  ...  The proliferation of online databases highlights the need for intelligent agents to assist in information retrieval and decision making.  ...  Copyright © 1999 SYSTEM ARCHITECTURE An intelligent agent must be able to work in a distributed environment characterized by diverse hardware platforms, database structures, and application packages  ... 
doi:10.1002/(sici)1099-1174(199903)8:1<15::aid-isaf153>3.0.co;2-q fatcat:3kgx6cv54fhwlnz4omtlig2d4i

Learning agent architecture for design and manufacturing knowledge on the Web: an extension of enterprise resource planning capabilities

Steven H. Kim
1999 International Journal of Intelligent Systems in Accounting, Finance & Management  
To this end, intelligent agents can support users ranging from designers to manufacturers, and from salespersons to customers.  ...  The proliferation of online databases highlights the need for intelligent agents to assist in information retrieval and decision making.  ...  Copyright © 1999 SYSTEM ARCHITECTURE An intelligent agent must be able to work in a distributed environment characterized by diverse hardware platforms, database structures, and application packages  ... 
doi:10.1002/(sici)1099-1174(199903)8:1<15::aid-isaf153>3.3.co;2-h fatcat:nmwhlya5hval7kjj4u253xbuya
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