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Contact: Joerg Denzinger (denzinge@informatik.uni-kl.de)
http://agent.informatik.uni-kl.de/denzinge/denzinger.html
Number of students: 700
Department/group: Research Group Efficient Algorithms

Course: Foundations of Multi-agent systems
Lecturer: Joerg Denzinger (denzinge@informatik.uni-kl.de)
Duration: 1 Semester, 2 hours per week
Contents:
One-agent systems (formal definitions, modeling of agents); Multi-agent systems (formal definitions, communication issues, cooperation issues, forming an organization); Examples for multi-agent systems; Learning in MAS
Literature recommended to students?: various articles, no central book
Part of a regular curriculum?: No
Offered by regular staff members?: No
Regularly offered?: Yes
Status: Twice already, planned for next year again
Average number and education level of students: between 10 and 15 graduate students
Is material used public?: No

Course: Distributed, knowledge-based search
Lecturer: Joerg Denzinger (denzinge@informatik.uni-kl.de)
Duration: 1 Semester, 2 hours per week
Contents:
Knowledge-based search processes and models (sets as states, and-trees as states, or-trees as states, more complex data structures as states); Homogeneous, distributed search systems (for agents with sets as states, for agents with and-trees as states, for agents with or-trees as states, for agents with more complex data structures as states); Heterogeneous, distributed search systems (A-teams, systems based on negotiation, TECHS)
Literature recommended to students?: various articles
Part of a regular curriculum?: No
Offered by regular staff?: No
Regularly offered?: Yes
Status: Twice already, planned for next year again
Average number and education level of students: between 5 and 10 graduate students
Is material used public?: No

Agent-related theses per year: 3 diploma, 1/2 PhD

   

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