論文

査読有り
2008年12月

HIERARCHICAL CONTROL IN A MULTIAGENT SYSTEM

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INNOVATIVE COMPUTING INFORMATION AND CONTROL
  • Ariuna Damba
  • ,
  • Shigeyoshi Watanabe

4
12
開始ページ
3091
終了ページ
3100
記述言語
英語
掲載種別
研究論文(学術雑誌)
出版者・発行元
ICIC INT

Among alternative methodologies, an approach considering how distributed controllers can be employed in complex systems in a multiagent setting is developing widely. The hierarchical decomposition as a pervasive method to deal with undesirable computation allows for reduced computation, and provides solutions for larger and more complicated problems. However, there is a necessity for research efforts in the arrangement of local operational performance criteria to optimize the overall performance of a whole system. This paper uses the method described in our previous works on decision making based on simulated computed policy functions in a multiagent system. We propose that a multiagent system design for efficient control with hierarchical representation is closely related to agent modeling features. Considering the individual and social criteria while retaining the benefits of hierarchical coordination among agents, is the main challenge of this paper. An experimental study with a game model shows that systems, which is more sensitive in terms of computational resources, can take advantages of hierarchical control design, where individual and social criteria play significant role in the system design mechanism.

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