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Page 295 of Administrative Science Quarterly Vol. 4, Issue 3 [page]

1959 Administrative Science Quarterly  
For our purposes leadership can be defined as the process by which an agent induces a subordinate to behave in a desired man- ner.  ...  The process by which an agent induces depends upon the agent’s ability to control the appropriate means to satisfy the needs of subordinates.*® Induction, then depends upon two elements, the types of rewards  ... 

An agent-based model of the emergence and evolution of a language system for boolean coordination

Josefina Sierra-Santibáñez
2018 Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems  
This paper presents an agent-based model for studying the emergence and evolution of a language system Boolean coordination.  ...  The model has been implemented and tested by conducting a series of experiments that show that a language system for Boolean coordination emerges as a result of a process of self-organisation of the agents  ...  CONCEPTUAL SYSTEM The formalism the agents use to build internal representations of the subsets of objects they try to communicate about is the simply typed λ-calculus [9] , and specifically higher-order  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10458-018-9384-1 fatcat:a2a2ekixc5hp7k5izyj4sq3xyu

Ontology engineering and (digital) business ecosystems: A case for a pragmatic web

Peter Spyns, Robert Meersman
2007 2007 IEEE Conference on Emerging Technologies & Factory Automation (EFTA 2007)  
In this paper, we present an ontology engineering methodology that addresses these issues. And we advocate the idea of "Pragmatic Webs", as a way of enabling Digital Business Ecosystems.  ...  In computer science, the metaphor of a 'swarm' has been introduced. Any successful (human or artificial) agent interaction requires interoperability and meaning agreement next to trust and privacy.  ...  Web services and intelligent agents can now interact with one another in order to fulfil the task (or business function) as defined in their internal logic (e.g. business rules represented as decision  ... 
doi:10.1109/efta.2007.4416866 dblp:conf/etfa/SpynsM07 fatcat:o6wkqkqsgrfidn3qols6j26qnq

Robust and emergent Physarum logical-computing

Soichiro Tsuda, Masashi Aono, Yukio-Pegio Gunji
2004 Biosystems (Amsterdam. Print)  
A Physarum (slime mold) Boolean gate could be an internally instable machine, while it has the potential for emergent computing.  ...  The behavior of Physarum changes and self-repairing computing is achieved as a result. The self-repairing against internal failure is one of attributes of emergent and robust computing.  ...  An element of a lattice is represented by a formal concept. and then it is a formal concept.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.biosystems.2003.08.001 pmid:14729281 fatcat:ewius5uipjgylkcfl4hgtyvluy

The 1st international workshop on computational social choice

Ulle Endriss
2008 Knowledge engineering review (Print)  
Computational social choice is a new discipline currently emerging at the interface of social choice theory and computer science.  ...  The first international workshop specifically dedicated to this topic took place in December 2006 in Amsterdam, attracting a mix of computer scientists, people working in artificial intelligence and multiagent  ...  Report from the Workshop The 1st International Workshop on Computational Social Choice (COMSOC-2006) was hosted on 6-8 December 2006 by the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation (ILLC) at the University  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0269888908001343 fatcat:y2qrzljsfvflle5vujwjjdnp4q

A Framework for Modeling and Analysis of Ambient Agent Systems: Application to an Emergency Case [chapter]

Tibor Bosse, Alexei Sharpanskykh
2010 Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing  
In this paper a formal framework is proposed for declarative modeling of cognitive processes and behavior of agents in an ambient intelligence system.  ...  However, modeling complex cognitive dynamics from which intelligent behavior of agents emerges is not trivial.  ...  From the internal perspective the behavior of an agent is characterized by causal relations between internal states of the agent, based on which externally observable behavioral patterns are generated.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-13268-1_15 dblp:conf/isami/BosseS10 fatcat:sfcudtf4mrfcdgyoogcmr55ylu

Disaster Diplomacy: Current Controversies and Future Prospects

Eugene S. Yim, David W. Callaway, Saleh Fares, Gregory R. Ciottone
2009 Prehospital and Disaster Medicine  
agents planning to engage in this form of diplomacy.  ...  These intersecting trends have exhibited the potential role of humanitarian assistance in improving international relations and have served as the backdrop for the emergence of the controversial role of  ...  As disaster diplomacy is developed further by addressing the concerns discussed herein, humanitarian agents will be better equipped to effectively navigate complex political terrains and will emerge as  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1049023x00006993 fatcat:mhodmhud3zdobi3yasrodjztju

From Organisational Structure to Organisational Behaviour Formalisation [article]

Catholijn M. Jonker, Jan Treur
2021 arXiv   pre-print
Dynamic properties of agent systems, on the other hand, are often specified in the form of a set of logical formulae in some temporal language.  ...  To illustrate the effectiveness of the approach a formal foundation is presented for the integrated specification of both structure and behaviour of an AGR organisation model.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors are grateful to Wouter Wijngaards who has contributed to some elements of this paper, in particular in Section 3, and to two anonymous referees who pointed out how the paper  ... 
arXiv:2109.14381v1 fatcat:4fmbuhbqaje6vanriy3rdxmx6a

Intentional Forgetting: An Emerging Field in AI and Beyond

Christoph Beierle, Ingo J. Timm
2018 Künstliche Intelligenz  
While this is an inherent functionality of any computer system, in cloud and cluster computing it remains a severe challenge as for an individual living in todays digital epoch keeping control of the specific  ...  For knowledge-based systems or in the context of semantic technologies, there is a dominance of logic-based representation of knowledge.  ...  Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS) • European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI) • European Conference on Logics in Artificial Intelligence (JELIA) • International Conference on Agents and Artificial  ... 
doi:10.1007/s13218-018-00574-x fatcat:jv5mzmx7irf2zlhrjeqzlkg7k4

To Whom Belongs Conceptual Design?

J. Bíla
2003 Acta Polytechnica  
There are considered disciplines such as Semiotics, Formal Logic, Evolutionary analogies, Qualitative Modelling, Ontologies, Artificial Intelligence and Emergent Synthesis.  ...  The field of Conceptual Design is very alive and is rapidly developing. This paper investigates the disciplines and domains which substantially form its profile.  ...  Acknowledgements This research has been conducted at the Instirute of Instrumentation and Control Engineering, FME, CTU in Prague and has been supported by Research Grant GACR 102t01t0763.  ... 
doaj:be5e6fbd60cc4eb48a637e4417e319f9 fatcat:gaahqykninbcbpa4aqpwzwrn3e

Modeling Organizations and Institutions in Multiagent Systems

Nicoletta Fornara, Tina Balke-Visser
2018 IfColog journal of logics and their applications (FLAP)  
More information can be found in the handbook on deontic logic and normative systems, or the website The first paper in this special issue formally analyses the issue of modeling  ...  Instead of just a historical overview, the authors also address new developments, open topics and emerging areas.  ...  Internally Directed Enforcement Sanctions of internal origin rely on an individual's self-enforcement triggered by the violation of internalized norms.  ... 
dblp:journals/flap/FornaraB18 fatcat:sm57tnnapbbwha2y43asag5pxy

ViewpointS: Towards a Collective Brain [chapter]

Philippe Lemoisson, Stefano A. Cerri
2018 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
We are therefore challenging each of the current approaches: the logical one in the semantic Web, the statistical one in mining and deep learning, the social one in recommender systems based on authority  ...  By exploiting the similarity with Edelman's Theory of Neuronal Group Selection (TNGS), we conjecture that it may be metaphorically considered a Collective Brain, especially effective in the case of trans-disciplinary  ...  Searle explains how the interpretation of repeated collective experiences by individuals bears the emergence of an institutional reality founded on the use of language.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-98443-8_1 fatcat:xjpiotwmmbej5pwnzpade2muaa

In the Loop: A Realist Approach to Structure and Agency in the Practice of Strategy

Andrea Herepath
2014 Organization Studies  
, to provide strategy-as-practice with an innovative theoretical lens.  ...  By maintaining the ontic differentiation between structure and agency this approach renders the conditions of action analytically separable from the action itself, thereby facilitating the examination  ...  Second-order emergents: Discordant situational logics The structural and cultural emergent properties catalysed by the Kennedy Report impacted differently upon the four groups of agents, and was amplified  ... 
doi:10.1177/0170840613509918 fatcat:alksixobxzhybir6k3x47v7sim

Adaptive Modelling of Social Decision Making by Agents Integrating Simulated Behaviour and Perception Chains [chapter]

Alexei Sharpanskykh, Jan Treur
2010 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
The application of the proposed model is demonstrated in the context of an emergency scenario.  ...  In most recent approaches for computational modelling of affective agents emotions have a cognitive origin.  ...  Formally: ∧j≠i internal(Aj) |preparation_for(be, Vj)→ →internal(Ai) | srs(G(be), Σ j≠I γbeA j A i Vj/ Σ j≠i γbeA j A i εbeA j ) (3) Furthermore, the emotional responses induced by options affect preparation  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-16693-8_31 fatcat:7ozn6sxahnaj7kc4vbi2kgfisa

Formal Executable Models of Cell Signaling Primitives

Carolyn Talcott
2006 Second International Symposium on Leveraging Applications of Formal Methods, Verification and Validation (isola 2006)  
Effects of these complex formations include recruiting an agent to a new location, sequestering an agent (hiding it), and enabling specific functionality (for example by exposing active sites).  ...  The Rewriting logic [14] formalism is based on two simple ideas: states of a system are represented as elements of an algebraic data type; and the behavior of a system is given by local transitions between  ... 
doi:10.1109/isola.2006.66 dblp:conf/isola/Talcott06 fatcat:app6qyvmpzd2beqiqku67nw4y4
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