Agent Support for Policy-driven Collaborative Mission Planning

Katia Sycara, Timothy J. Norman, Joseph Andrew Giampapa, Martin Kollingbaum, Christopher Burnett, Daniele Masato, Mairi McCallum and Michael H. Strub
Journal Article, Carnegie Mellon University, The Computer Journal, August, 2009

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In this paper, we describe, how agents can support collaborative planning within international coalitions, formed in an ad-hoc fashion as a response to military and humanitarian crises. As these coalitions are formed rapidly and without much lead time or co-training, human planners may be required to observe a plethora of policies that direct their planning e ffort. In a series of experiments, we show how agents can support human planners and ease their cognitive burden by giving advice on the correct use of policies and catch possible violations.

author = {Katia Sycara and Timothy J. Norman and Joseph Andrew Giampapa and Martin Kollingbaum and Christopher Burnett and Daniele Masato and Mairi McCallum and Michael H. Strub},
title = {Agent Support for Policy-driven Collaborative Mission Planning},
journal = {The Computer Journal},
year = {2009},
month = {August},
keywords = {coalitions, autonomous agent, normative reasoning, collaborative planning},
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