A Roadmap of Agent Research and Development

Nicholas Jennings, Katia Sycara and Michael Wooldridge
Journal Article, Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems, Vol. 1, No. 1, July, 1998

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This paper provides an overview of research and development activities in the field of autonomous agents and multi-agent systems. It aims to identify key concepts and applications, and to indicate how they relate to one-another. Some historical context to the field of agent-based computing is given, and contemporary research directions are presented. Finally, a range of open issues and future challenges are highlighted.

author = {Nicholas Jennings and Katia Sycara and Michael Wooldridge},
title = {A Roadmap of Agent Research and Development},
journal = {Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems},
year = {1998},
month = {July},
volume = {1},
number = {1},
keywords = {autonomous agents, multi-agent systems, history},
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