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    • Agent communication languages: the current landscape 

      Labrou, Yannis; Finin, Tim; Peng, Yun (IEEE, 1999-03-01)
      Despite the substantial number of multi-agent systems that use an Agent Communication Language (ACL) the dust has not settled yet over the landscape of ACLs. The semantic specification issues have monopolized the debate ...
    • An Agent System for Application Initialization in an Integrated Manufacturing Environment 

      Peng, Yun; Finin, Tim; Chen, Harry; Wang, Ling; Labrou, Yannis; Cost, R. Scott; Chu, Bill; Cross, Valerie; Russell, Mike; Tolone, Bill; Boughannam, Akram; McCobb, Jerry (1999-08-04)
      A great deal of research and development effort has been undertaken in recent years to integrate otherwise disconnected manufacturing production and planning (P/E) application software systems so that the enterprises can ...
    • An Agent-based Infrastructure for Enterprise Integration 

      Cost, R. Scott; Finin, Tim; Labrou, Yannis; Luan, Xiaocheng; Peng, Yun; Soboroff, Ian; Mayfield, James; Boughannam, Akram (IEEE, 1999-10-03)
      Jackal is a Java-based tool for communication using the KQML agent communication language. Some features that make it extremely valuable to agent development are its conversation management facilities, flexible, blackboard ...
    • Experiments on using Yahoo! categories to describe documents 

      Labrou, Yannis; Finin, Tim (1999-07-31)
      We suggest that one (or a collection) of names of Yahoo! (or any other WWW indexer’s) categories can be used to describe the content of a document. Such categories offer a standardized and universal way for referring to ...
    • Jackal: a Java-based Tool for Agent Development 

      Cost, R. Scott; Finin, Tim; Labrou, Yannis; Lua, Xiaocheng; Peng, Yun; Soboroff, Ian; Mayfield, James; Boughannam, Akram (AAAI, 1998-07-26)
      Jackal is a Java-based tool for communicating with the KQML agent communication language. Some features which make it extremely valuable to agent development are its conversation management facilities, flexible, blackboard ...
    • Negotiating agents for supply chain management 

      Chen, Ye; Peng, Yun; Finin, Tim; Labrou, Yannis; Cost, Scott (AAAI, 1999-07-01)
      A supply chain is a network of suppliers, factories, warehouses, distribution centers and retailers, through which raw materials are acquired, transformed, produced and delivered to the customer. A supply chain management ...
    • Using Colored Petri Nets for Conversation Modeling 

      Cost, R. Scott; Chen, Ye; Finin, Tim; Labrou, Yannis; Peng, Yun (Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2000-09-01)
      Conversations are a useful means of structuring communicative interactions among agents. The value of a conversation-based approach is largely determined by the conversational model it uses. Finite State Machines, used ...
    • Yahoo! as an ontology: using Yahoo! categories to describe documents 

      Labrou, Yannis; Finin, Tim (ACM, 1999-11-02)
      We suggest that one (or a collection) of names of Yahoo! (or any other WWW indexer's) categories can be used to describe the content of a document. Such categories offer a standardized and universal way for referring to ...