Minimizing Communication Costs in Hierarchical Multi-Agent Systems

Kiran R. Bhutani, Bilal Khan

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Abstract

In this paper, we consider several mathematical and algorithmic problems which arise naturally in the context of optimizing the performance of a network management system (NMS) whose architecture consists of a distributed hierarchy of cooperating intelligent agents.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 6th Joint Conference on Information Sciences, JCIS 2002
EditorsJ.H. Caulfield, S.H. Chen, H.D. Cheng, R. Duro, J.H. Caufield, S.H. Chen, H.D. Cheng, R. Duro, V. Honavar
Pages1435-1442
Number of pages8
StatePublished - Dec 1 2002
EventProceedings of the 6th Joint Conference on Information Sciences, JCIS 2002 - Research Triange Park, NC, United States
Duration: Mar 8 2002Mar 13 2002

Publication series

NameProceedings of the Joint Conference on Information Sciences
Volume6

Conference

ConferenceProceedings of the 6th Joint Conference on Information Sciences, JCIS 2002
CountryUnited States
CityResearch Triange Park, NC
Period3/8/023/13/02

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Intelligent agents
Network management
Multi agent systems
Communication
Costs

Keywords

  • Distributed Hierarchy
  • Multi-agent System
  • Network Management

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science(all)

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Bhutani, K. R., & Khan, B. (2002). Minimizing Communication Costs in Hierarchical Multi-Agent Systems. In J. H. Caulfield, S. H. Chen, H. D. Cheng, R. Duro, J. H. Caufield, S. H. Chen, H. D. Cheng, R. Duro, ... V. Honavar (Eds.), Proceedings of the 6th Joint Conference on Information Sciences, JCIS 2002 (pp. 1435-1442). (Proceedings of the Joint Conference on Information Sciences; Vol. 6).

Minimizing Communication Costs in Hierarchical Multi-Agent Systems. / Bhutani, Kiran R.; Khan, Bilal.

Proceedings of the 6th Joint Conference on Information Sciences, JCIS 2002. ed. / J.H. Caulfield; S.H. Chen; H.D. Cheng; R. Duro; J.H. Caufield; S.H. Chen; H.D. Cheng; R. Duro; V. Honavar. 2002. p. 1435-1442 (Proceedings of the Joint Conference on Information Sciences; Vol. 6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Bhutani, KR & Khan, B 2002, Minimizing Communication Costs in Hierarchical Multi-Agent Systems. in JH Caulfield, SH Chen, HD Cheng, R Duro, JH Caufield, SH Chen, HD Cheng, R Duro & V Honavar (eds), Proceedings of the 6th Joint Conference on Information Sciences, JCIS 2002. Proceedings of the Joint Conference on Information Sciences, vol. 6, pp. 1435-1442, Proceedings of the 6th Joint Conference on Information Sciences, JCIS 2002, Research Triange Park, NC, United States, 3/8/02.
Bhutani KR, Khan B. Minimizing Communication Costs in Hierarchical Multi-Agent Systems. In Caulfield JH, Chen SH, Cheng HD, Duro R, Caufield JH, Chen SH, Cheng HD, Duro R, Honavar V, editors, Proceedings of the 6th Joint Conference on Information Sciences, JCIS 2002. 2002. p. 1435-1442. (Proceedings of the Joint Conference on Information Sciences).
Bhutani, Kiran R. ; Khan, Bilal. / Minimizing Communication Costs in Hierarchical Multi-Agent Systems. Proceedings of the 6th Joint Conference on Information Sciences, JCIS 2002. editor / J.H. Caulfield ; S.H. Chen ; H.D. Cheng ; R. Duro ; J.H. Caufield ; S.H. Chen ; H.D. Cheng ; R. Duro ; V. Honavar. 2002. pp. 1435-1442 (Proceedings of the Joint Conference on Information Sciences).
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