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Multi-agent Systems For Modelling Of Self-organization And Cooperation Processes

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/AI980221

Volume

20

Pages

24

Published

1998

Size

156 kb

Author(s)

V.A. Vittikh & P.O. Skobelev

Abstract

Multi-agent systems for modelling of self-organization and cooperation processes V. A. Vittikh, P. O. Skobelev The Institute for the Control of Complex Systems, Russian Academy of Sciences, 61 Sadovaya str., Samara, 443020, Russia e-mail: vittikh@iccs.samara.ru 1 Introduction The progress of any company nowadays requires a high level of self-organisation and co-operation of working processes. One of the most important aspects of modern industry is co-operation, embracing all sorts of activities of the humankind: science and manufacturing, trade and business, maintenance and services, etc. The problems of cooperation are closely connected with those of inner organisation of such activities. The more versatile the activity of a company is and the more complex the products are, the more important the co-operation is and the more sophisticated organisation is required. And as a rule this high level of organisation assumes a sufficient autonomy within the company departments. Thus the rigid hiera

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