Research Publications of Franco Zambonelli

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Year 2014

J.L. Fernandez Marques, G. Di Marzo, G. Stevenson, E. Ye, S. Dobson, F. Zambonelli, "Self-management of Self-organizing Mobile Computing Applications: a Separation of Concerns Approach", ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC), Korean, March 2013. PDF

Year 2013

S. Montagna, M. Viroli, J.L. Fernandez Marques, G. Di Marzo, F. Zambonelli, "Injecting Self-organization into Pervasive Service Ecosystems", Mobile Networks and Applications, Vol. 18, No. 3, 2013. PDF

A. Rosi, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Integrating Social Sensors and Pervasive Services: Approaches and Perspectives", Journal of Pervasive Computing and Communication (Emerald, New York, NY), Vol. 9, No. 4, 2013. PDF

M. Endler, M. Mamei, A. Rosi, D. Schuster, T. Springer, F. Zambonelli, "Pervasive Social Context: Taxonomy and Survey", ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology (ACM Press, New York, NY), Vol. 4, No. 3, 2013. PDF

D. Abeywickrama, N. Hoch, F. Zambonelli, "SimSOTA: Engineering and Simulating Feedback Loops for Self-Adaptive Systems", C3S2E Conference, ACM Press, Porto (P), June 2013. PDF

M. Puviani, G. Cabri, F. Zambonelli, "A Taxonomy of Architectural Patterns for Self-adaptive Systems", C3S2E Conference, ACM Press, Porto (P), June 2013. PDF

B. Anzengruber, G. Castelli, A. Rosi, T. Schmittner, A. Ferscha, F. Zambonelli, "Exploiting Social Feedbacks in Urban Environments with SAPERE", IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, IEEE Press, Manchester, October 2013. PDF

F. Zambonelli, G. Castelli, A. Rosi, M. Mamei, "Programming Self-organizing Pervasive Applications with SAPERE", International Symposium on Intelligent Distributed Computing, Springer, September 2013. PDF

N. Bicocchi, A. Cecaj, D. Fontana, M. Mamei, A. Sassi, F. Zambonelli, "Collective Awareness for Human-ICT Collaboration in Smart Cities", IEEE WETICE Conference, IEEE CS Press, Hammamet (TN), June 2013. PDF

M. Puviani, C. Pinciroli, C. Cabri, L. Leonardi, F. Zambonelli, "Is Self-expression Useful? Evaluation by a Case Study", IEEE WETICE Conference, IEEE CS Press, Hammamet (TN), June 2013. PDF

N. Bicocchi, D. Fontana, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Collective Awareness and Action in Urban Superorganisms", IEEE ICC Workshop on Collective Awareness and Action, IEEE CS Press, Budapest (HU), June 2013. PDF

M. Tomasini, F. Zambonelli, A. Brayner, R. Menezes, "Evaluating the Performances of Social Networks of Sensors Under Different Mobility Models", IEEE/ASE International Conference on Social Computing, IEEE CS Press, Washington DC (USA), September 2013. PDF

Year 2012

F. Zambonelli, "Towards Sociotechnical Urban Superorganisms", IEEE Computer, Vol. 45, No. 8, 2012. PDF

N. Bicocchi, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Self-Organizing Virtual Macro Sensors", ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems, Vol. 7, No. 1, 2012. PDF

M. Conti, S. Das, C. Bisdikian, M. Kumas, L. Ni, A. Passarella, G. Roussos, G. Troster, G. Tsudik, F. Zambonelli, "Looking Ahead in Pervasive Computing: Challenging and Opportunities in the Era of Cyber-Physical Convergence", Pervasive and Mobile Computing (Elsevier, Amsterdam, NL), Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 2-21, 2012. Invited paper on a special issue on the perspectives of pervasive computing. PDF

A. Bosien, V. Turau, F. Zambonelli, "Approaches to Fast Sequential Inventory and Path Following in RFID Enriched Environments", International Journal of Radio Frequency Identification: Technologies and Applications (Interscience Publisher, Onley, UK), Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 28-48, 2012. PDF

M. Viroli, F. Zambonelli, G. Stevenson, S. Dobson, "From SOA to Pervasive Service Ecosystems: an Approach based on Semantic Web Technologies", in Adaptive Web Services for Modular and Reusable Software Development, Javier Cubo (Editor), IGI Global, 2012. PDF

D. Abaywickrama, F. Zambonelli, "Model Checking Goal-oriented Requirementsfor Self-Adaptive Systems", 19th IEEE Conference on the Engineering of Computer-based Systems (ECBS 2012), Novi Sad (SB), IEEE CS Press, April 2012. PDF

D. Abeywickrama, N. Bicocchi, F. Zambonelli, "SOTA: Towards a General Model for Self-adaptive Systems", IEEE WETICE Conference, IEEE CS Press, Paris (F), June 2012. PDF

N. Bicocchi, M.Lasagni, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Experiences on Sensor Fusion with Commonsense Reasoning", 9th PERCOM Workshop on Context Modeling and Reasoning, Lugano (CH), IEEE CS Press, March 2012. PDF

I. Ayala, M. Mamei, M. Amor, L. Fuentes, F. Zambonelli, "Developing Pervasive Agent-based Applications: a Comparison of Two Coordination Approaches", Post-proceedings of the 2012 Agent-oriented Software Engineering Workshop, LNCS 7852, Springer Verlag, May 2012. PDF

N. Bicocchi, M. Lasagni, F. Zambonelli, "Bridging Vision and Commonsense for Multimodal Situation Recognition in Pervasive Systems", 10th IEEE Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communication (PERCOM 2012), Lugano (CH), IEEE CS Press, March 2012. PDF

G. Castelli, A. Rosi, F. Zambonelli, "Design and Implementation of a Socially-enhanced Pervasive Middleware", 3rd PERCOM Workshop on Pervasive Collaboration and Social Networking (PERCOL 2012), Lugano (CH), IEEE CS Press, March 2012. PDF

Year 2011

F. Zambonelli and the SAPERE Team, "Self-aware Pervasive Service Ecosystems", Procedia Computer Science (Elsevier), Vol. 7, 2011. PDF

N. Bicocchi, G. Castelli, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Augmenting Mobile Localization with Activities and Common Sense Knowledge", 2nd International Joint Conference on Ambient Intelligence, Amsterdam, (NL), Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Spriger Verlag, Berlin, D), No. 7040,pp. 72-81, Nov. 2011. PDF

L. Ferrari, A. Rosi, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Extracting Urban Patterns from Location-based Social Networks", ACM SIGSPATIAL 2011 International Workshop on Location-Based Social Networks, Chicago (IL), ACM Press, Nov. 2011. PDF

F. Zambonelli, "Pervasive Urban Crowdsourcing: Visions and Challenges", 6th IEEE PERCOM Workshop on Pervasive Learning, Life, and Leisure, Seattle, March 2011. PDF

F. Zambonelli, N. Bicocchi, G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, M. Puviani, "On Self-adaptation, Self-awareness, and Self-expression in Autonomic Service Component Ensembles", 1st International SASO Workshop on Self-awareness, Ann Arbor (MI), IEEE CS Press, Oct. 2011. PDF

F. Zambonelli, G. Castelli, M. Mamei, A. Rosi, "Integrating Pervasive Middleware with Social Networks in SAPERE", Internationl Conference on Selected Topics in Mobile & Wireless Networking, Shanghai (CH), IEEE CS Press, pp. 10-12, Oct. 2011. PDF

G. Cabri, M. Puviani, F. Zambonelli, "A Taxonomy of Agent-based Adaptive Collaboration Patterns", International Conference on Collaborative Technologies and Systems, Philadelphia (USA), IEEE CS Press, May 2011. PDF

G. Castelli, M. Mamei, S. Montagna, M. Viroli, F. Zambonelli, "Towards a Coordination Approach to Adaptive Pervasive Service Ecosystems", 1st International SASO Workshop on Self-awareness, Ann Arbor (MI), IEEE CS Press, Oct. 2011. Also as a poster at the main SASO Conference. PDF

G. Castelli, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "The Changing Role of Pervasive Middleware: from Discovery and Orchestration to Recommendation and Planning", 8th IEEE PERCOM Workshop on Middleware and System Support for Pervasive Computing, Seattle, March 2011. PDF

A. Rosi, S. Dobson, M. Mamei, G. Stevenson, E. Ye, F. Zambonelli, "Social Sensors and Pervasive Services: Approaches and Perspectives", 2nd IEEE PERCOM Workshop on Pervasive Collaboration and Social Networking, Seattle, March 2011. PDF

L. Cernuzzi, A. Molesini, A. Omicini, F. Zambonelli, "Adaptable Multiagent Systems: the Case of the Gaia Methodology", International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 4, 2011. PDF

L. Cernuzzi, F. Zambonelli, "Improving Comparative Analysis for the Evaluation of AOSE Methodologie ", International Journal of Agent-oriented Software Engineering, Vol. 4, No. 4, 2011. PDF

L. Ferrari, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "All-About Digital Diaries: Opportunities and Challenges", IT Professional (IEEE CS Press, Piscataway, NY), Vol. 13, No. 5, pp. 37-43, 2011. PDF

F. Zambonelli, M. Viroli, "A Survey on Nature-inspired Metaphors for Pervasive Service Ecosystems", Journal of Pervasive Computing and Communications (Emerald Group Publishing, Bingley, UK), Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 186-204, 2011. PDF

M. Viroli, M. Casadei, S. Montagna, F. Zambonelli, "Spatial Coordination of Pervasive Services through Chemical-inspired Tuple Spaces", ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2011. PDF

C. Villalba, F. Zambonelli, "Towards Nature-inspired Pervasive Service Ecosystems: Concepts and Simulation Experiences", Journal of Network Computers and Applications, Vol. 34, No. 2, 2011. PDF

A. Rosi, M. Berti, N. Bicocchi, G. Castelli, M. Mamei, A. Corsini, F. Zambonelli, "Landslide Monitoring with Sensor Networks: Experiences and Lessons Learnt from a Real-world Deployment", International Journal of Wireless Sensor Networks, Vol. 10, No. 3, 2011. PDF

L. Cernuzzi, F. Zambonelli, "Adaptive Organizational Changes in Agent-oriented Methodologies", The Knowledge Engineering Review, Vol. 26, No. 2, 2011. PDF of Draft Version

Year 2010

A. Rosi, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Automatic Analysis of Geotagged Photos for Intelligent Tourist Services", 6th International Conference on Intelligent Environments, Kuala Lumpur, 2010. PDF

M. Lasagni, N. Bicocchi, M. Mamei, A. Prati, R. Cucchiara, F. Zambonelli, "Unsupervised Learning in Body-area Networks", BODYNETS 2010 Conference, 2010. PDF

G. Castelli, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "A Self-organizing Approach for Building and Maintaining Knowledge Networlks", Mobilware 2010 Conference, Chicago, 2010. PDF

N. Bicocchi, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Handling Dynamics in Diffusive Aggregation Schemes: an Evaporative Approach", Future Generation Computer Systems, 26(1), 2010. PDF of Draft Version

N. Bicocchi, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Detecting Human Activities from Body Worn Accelerometers via Instance-based Algorithms", Pervasive and Mobile Computing, Vol. 6, No.4, 2010. PDF of Draft Version

C. Villalba, F. Zambonelli, "Simulation Experiences with a Nature-Inspired Pervasive Service Ecosystem", 2nd International ICAC Workshop on Bioinspired Solutions for Distributed Computing Systems, ACM Press, 2010. PDF

A. Manzalini, P. Deussen, S. Nechifor, M. Mamei, R. Minerva, C. Moiso, A. Salden, T. Wauters, F. Zambonelli, "Self-optimized Cognitive Networks of Networks", The Computer Journal, 2010. PDF of Draft Version

N. Bicocchi, M. Baumgarten, N. Bruglja, R. Kusber, M. Mamei, M. Mulvenna, F. Zambonelli, "Towards Self-organized Data Ecologies for Pervasive Services: The Knowledge Networks Approach", IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, 40(4), 2010. PDF of Draft Version

G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, L. Ferrari, F. Zambonelli, "Role-based Software Agent Interaction Models: a Survey", The Knowledge Engineering Review, Vol. 25, No. 4, 2010. PDF of Draft Version

Year 2009

A. Di Ferdinando, A. Rosi, R. Lent, A. Manzalini, F. Zambonelli, "MyAds: a System for Adaptive Pervasive Advertisement", Pervasive and Mobile Computing, Vol. 5, No. 5, October 2009. PDF of Draft Version

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Programming Pervasive and Mobile Computing Applications: the TOTA Approach ", ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology, Volo. 18, No, 4, 2009. PDF of Draft Version

M. Bortenschlager, G. Castelli, A. Rosi, F. Zambonelli, "A Context-Sensitive Infrastructure for Coordinating Agents in Ubiquitous Environments", Multiagent and Grid Systems, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2009. PDF of Draft Version

G. Castelli, M. Mamei, A. Rosi, F. Zambonelli, "Extracting High-level Information from Location Data: the W4 Diary Example", Mobile Networks and Applications, Vol. 14, No. 1, 2009. PDF of Draft Version

L. Baresi, A. Di Ferdinando, A. Manzalini, F. Zambonelli, "The CASCADAS Framework for Autonomic Communication", in Autonomic Communications, Springer Verlag, 2009. PDF

N. Bicocchi, G. Castelli, M. Mamei, A. Rosi, F. Zambonelli, M. Baumgarten, M. Mulvenna, "Knowledge Networks for Pervasive Services", ACM Conference on Pervasive Services, London (UK), July 2009. PDF

N. Bicocchi, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "An Evaporative Approach to Handle Dynamics in Diffusive Aggregation Schemes", ICAC Workshop on Bio-Inspired Distributed Systems, Barcelona (S), June 2009. PDF

C. Villalba, F. Zambonelli, "A Nature Inspired Approach for Large-scae Pervasive Service Ecosystems", AAMAS Workshop on Massively Multiagent Systems, Budapest (H), May 2009. PDF

L. Cernuzzi, F. Zambonelli, "GAIA4E: A Tool Supporting the Design of MAS Using Gaia", 11th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems, Milano (I), May 2009. PDF

G. Castelli, R. Menezes, F. Zambonelli, "Self-organized Control of Knowledge Generation in Pervasive Computing Systems", ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, Hawaii, March 2009. PDF

M. Casadei, S. Montagna, M. Viroli, F. Zambonelli, "A Biochemical Metaphor for Developing Eternally Adaptive Service Ecosystems", ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, Hawaii, March 2009. PDF

Year 2008

F. Zambonelli, M. Viroli, "Architecture and Metaphors for Eternally Adaptive Service Ecosystems",
2nd International Symposium on Intelligent Distributed Computing, Catania (I), 2008. PDF

R. Quitadamo, F. Zambonelli, "Autonomic Communication Service: a New Challenge for Software Agents", Journal of Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, Vol. 17, No. 3, 2008. PDF

G. Cabri, F. De Mola, L. Ferrari, L. Leonardi, R. Quitadamo, F. Zambonelli\, "The LAICA Project: an Ad-hoc Middleware for Ambient Intelligence\",Multiagent and Grid Systems, Vol. 4, No. 3, 2008. PDF

G. Castelli, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Engineering Contextual Knowledge for Autonomic Pervasive Services", International Journal of Information and Software Technology, Vol. 50, No. 1, 2008. PDF

C. Villalba, A. Rosi, M. Viroli, F. Zambonelli "Nature-inspired Spatial Metaphors for Pervasive Service Ecosystems", 1st SASO International Workshop on Spatial Computing, Venice (I), October 2008. PDF

N. Bicocchi, M. Lasagni, M. Mamei, A. Prati, R. Cucchiara, F. Zambonelli "Pervasive Self-Learning with Multimodal Distributd Sensors", 1st SASO International Workshop on Pervasive Adaptation, Venice (I), October 2008. PDF

A. Di Ferdinando, A. Rosi, F. Zambonelli, R. Lent, E. Gelenbe "A Platform for Pervasive Combinatorial Trading with Opportunistic Self-aggregation", 2nd IEEE International Workshop on Autonomic and Opportunistic Communication, Newport Beach (CA), March 2008. PDF

L. Cernuzzi, F. Zambonelli, "Profile-based Comparative Analysis for AOSE Methodologies Evaluation", 2008 ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, Fortaleze (BR), March 2008. PDF

L. Cernuzzi, F. Zambonelli, "Multiagent Abstractions and Organizations and the i* Framework", iStar Workshop, Recife (BR), February 2008. PDF

N. Bicocchi, G. Castelli, M. Mamei, A. Rosi, F. Zambonelli, "Supporting Location-aware Services for Mobile Users with the Whereabouts Diary", 1st International Conference on Mobile Middleware, Innsbruck (A), February 2008. PDF

Year 2007

A. Rosi, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, A Manzalini, "Landslide Monitoring with Sensor Networks: a Case for Autonomic Communication Services", IEEE Workshop on Wireless Technology for Rural Economies and Challenged Scenarios, Rome (I), October 2007. PDF

M. Baumgarten, N. Bicocchi, R. Kusber, M. Mulvenna, F. Zambonelli, "Self-organized Knowledge Networks for Pervasive Situation-aware Services", IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, ad Cybernetics, Montreal (CA), October 2007. PDF

G. Castelli, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Engineering Contextual Information for Pervasive Multiagent Systems", International Workshop on Engineering Environment Mediated Multiagent Systems, LNCS No. 5049, Dresden (D), October 2007. PDF

N. Bicocchi, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Towards Self-organizing Virtual Macro Sensors", 1st IEEE Conference on Self-organizing and Self-adaptive Systems, Boston (MA), July 2007. PDF

N. Bicocchi, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Self-organizing Spatial Regions for Sensor Network Infrastructures", 2nd IEEE Symposium on Pervasive and Ad.hoc Communications, Niagara Falls (CA), June 2007. PDF

N. Bicocchi, G. Castelli, A. Rosi, F. Zambonelli, "Coordination in the Sensors' Continuum", 14th IEEE WETICE Workshops, Paris (F), June 2007. Extended Version Published in the "Journal of Ubiquitous Computing and Communication. PDF

G. Castelli, A. Rosi, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "A Simple Model and Infrastructure for Context-aware Browsing of the World", 5th IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (percom 2007), New York (NY), March 2007. PDF

N. Bicocchi, F. Zambonelli, "Autonomic Communications Learn from Nature", IEEE Potentials, Vol. 26, No. 6, 2007. PDF

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Pervasive Pheromone-based Interactions with RFID Tags", ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems, Vol. 2, No. 2, 2007. PDF

M. Viroli, T. Holvoet, A. Ricci, K. Schelfthout, F. Zambonelli "Infrastructures for the Environment of Multiagent Systems", Journal of Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, Vol. 14, No. 1, January 2007 PDF

Year 2006

S. Dobson, S. Denazis, A. Fernandez, D. Gaiti, E. Gelenbe, F. Massacci, P. Nixon, F. Saffre, N. Schmidt, F. Zambonelli, "A Survey of Autonomic Communications", ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems, Vol. 1, No. 2, November 2006. Draft Version

N. Bicocchi, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Self-organizing Spatial Regions for Sensor Network Infrastructures", 5th Italian Workshop on Objects and Agents Technologies, November 2006. PDF

A. Manzalini, F. Zambonelli, "Towards Autonomic and Situation-Aware Communication Services: the CASCADAS Vision", IEEE Workshop on Distributed Intelligent Systems, Prague (CZ), June 2006. PDF

M. Mulvenna, F. Zambonelli, "Knowledge Networks: the Nervous System of an Autonomic Communication Infrastructure", 2nd IFIP Workshop on Autonomic Communication, LNCS No. 3854, 2006. PDF

L. Ferrari, G. Cabri, F. Zambonelli, "Agents and Ambient Intelligence: the LAICA Experience", 5th Symposium from Agent Theories to Agent Implementation, Vienna (A), April 2006. PDF

M. Mamei, R. Quaglieri, F. Zambonelli, "Making Tuple Spaces Physical with RFID Tags", ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, Dijon (F), April 2006. PDF

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Augmenting the Physical Environment Through Embedded Wireless Technologies",
post-proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Environments for Multiagent Systems, LNCS, 2006.PDF

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Field-based Approaches to Adaptive Motion Coordination in Pervasive Computing Scenarios", in the Handbook of Algorithms for Wireless and Mobile Networks, CRC Press, 2006.

G. Cabri, L. Ferrari, L. Leonardi, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Tuple-based Coordination Models for Mobility", in the Handbook of Mobile Middleware, CRC Press, 2006.

F. Zambonelli, "Self-Management and the Many Facets of Nonself", IEEE Intelligent Systems, Vol. 21, No. 2, April 2006. Draft Version

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Theory and Practice of Field-based Coordination for Pervasive Multiagent Systems", Journal of Applied Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 20, No. 3-4, April 2006. Draft Version

M. Mamei, R. Menezes, R. Tolksdorf, F. Zambonelli, "Case Studies for Self-organization in Computer Science", Journal of Systems Architecture, Vol. 52, No. 6, 2006. Draft Version

Year 2005

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Spreading Pheromones in Everyday Environments via RFID Technologies",
2nd IEEE Symposium on Swarm Intelligence, June 2005. PDF

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Programming Stigmergic Coordination with the TOTA Middleware",
4th ACM International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, Utrecht, July 2005. PDF

L. Cernuzzi, F. Zambonelli, "Dealing with Adaptive Multiagent Organizations in the Gaia Methodology",
5th International Workshop on Agent-oriented Software Engineering, Utrecht (NL), June 2005. PDF

G. Cabri, L. Ferrari, F. Zambonelli, "The LAICA Project: Agent-based Middleware for Urban Ambient Intelligence",
14th IEEE Wetice Workshops on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructures for Collaborative Enterprises, Linkoping (Sweden), June 2005. PDF

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Spatial Computing: the TOTA Approach",
in the Book Self-Star Properties in Complex Information Systems, LNCS Hot Topics Series, 2005. PDF

F. Zambonelli, M.P. Gleizes, M. Mamei, R. Tolksdorf, "Spray Computers: Explorations in Self-Organization",
Journal of Pervasive and Mobile Computing, Vol. 1, No. 1, March 2005. Earlier Conference Version

L. Cernuzzi, M. Cossentino, F. Zambonelli, "Process Models for Agent-based Development",
Journal of Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 18, No.2, March 2005. Draft Version

M. Mamei, A. Roli, F. Zambonelli, "Emergence and Control of Macro Spatial Structures in Perturbed Cellular Automata, and Implications for Pervasive Computing Systems",
IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Vol. 36, No. 2, May 2005. Draft Version

Year 2004

M. Mamei, M. Vasirani, F. Zambonelli, "Experiments of Morphogenesis in Swarms of Simple Mobile Robots",
Journal of Applied Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 18, No. 9-10, October 2004 Draft Version PDF

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Motion Coordination in the Quake3 Arena Environment",
1st Workshop on Environments for Multiagent Systems, New York (NY), July 2004 Draft Version PDF

F. Zambonelli, M. Luck, "The Agent Hell: A Scenario of Worst Practice in Agent-Oriented Software Engineering",
IEEE Computer, March 2004 PDF

F. Zambonelli, A. Omicini, "Challenges and Research Directions in Agent-Oriented Software Engineering",
Journal of Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, Vol. 9, No. 3, September 2004 Draft Version PDF

M. Cossentino, F. Zambonelli, "Agent Design from the Autonomy Perspective",
in Agents and Computational Autonomy, LNCS No. 2969, July 2004 PDF

F. Zambonelli, M.Mamei, "Spatial Computing: an Emerging Paradigm for Autonomic Computing and Communication",
1st International Workshop on Autonomic Communication, October 2004, Berlin (D), LNCS No. 3457. PDF

F. Zambonelli, M.P. Gleizes, M. Mamei, R. Tolksdorf, "Spray Computers: Frontiers of Self-Organization",
1st International Conference on Autonomic Computing, New York (NY), May 2004. (POSTER SESSION) PDF of the full version of the paper

M.Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Co-Fields: a Physically Inspired Approach to Distributed Motion Coordination",
IEEE Pervasive Computing, Vol. 3, No. 2, April 2004. PDF

G. Cabri, L. Ferrari, F. Zambonelli, "Role-based Approaches for Engineering Interactions in Large-Scale Multiagent Systems",
in Advances in Software Engineering for Large-Scale Multiagent Systems (post-proceedings of SELMAS 03), Springer, 2004. PDF

L. Cernuzzi, T. Juan, L. Sterling, F. Zambonelli, "The Gaia Methodology: Basic Concepts and Extensions",
in Methodologies and Software Engineering for Agent Systems, Kluwer, 2004. PDF

L. Cernuzzi, F. Zambonelli, "Experiencing AUML with the Gaia Methodology",
6th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems, Porto (P), April 2004. PDF

F. Zambonelli, V. Parunak, "Towards a Paradigm Change in Computer Science and Software Engineering: a Synthesis", The Knowledge Engineering Review, 2004 (this is the extended journal version of the paper "Signs of a Revolution...." originally appeared at ESAW 03. Draft Version - pdf

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Self-mantained Distributed Tuples for Field-based Coordination in Dynamic Networks",
18th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC 2004), Cyprus (CY), ACM Press, March 2004.  PDF

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Field-based Approaches to Adaptive Motion Coordination in Pervasive Computing Scenarios",
The Handbook of Algorithms for Mobile and Wireless Networking and Computing, CRC Press, 2004.

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Programming Pervasive and Mobile Computing Applications with the TOTA Middleware",
2nd IEEE Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (PerCom 2004), Orlando (FL), IEEE CS Press, March 2004.  PDF

Year 2003

F. Zambonelli, N. Jennings, M. Wooldridge, "Developing Multiagent Systems: the Gaia Methodology", ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology, Vol. 12, No. 3, July 2003.  PDF

G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Location-dependent Services for Mobile Users", IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics - Part A, Vol. 36, No. 9, Nov. 2003.  PDF

P. Ciancarini, R. Tolksdorf, F. Zambonelli, "A Survey on Coordination Middleware for XML-Centric Applications ", The Knowledge Engineering Review, Vol. 17, No. 4, 2003..  PDF

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "Spray Computers: Frontiers of Self-organization for Pervasive Computing", 3rd Italian Workshop From Objects to Agents, Cagliari (I); September 2003. PDF

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, L. Leonardi, "Distributed Motion Coordination with Co-Fields: A Case Study in Urban Traffic Management",
6th IEEE Symposium on Autonomous Decentralized Systems (ISADS 2003), Pisa(I), IEEE CS Press, April 2003.  PDF

G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, F. Zambonelli, "Implementing Role-based Interactions for Internet Agents", 3rd IEEE Symposium on Applications and the Internet (SAINT 2003), Melbourne (FL), IEEE CS Press February 2003. BEST PAPER AWARD

F. Zamonelli, M. Mamei, A. Roli, "What Can Cellular Automata Tell Us About the Behavious of Large Scale Multigent Systems?", in Software Engineering for Large Scale Multiagent Systems, LNCS No. 2603, April 2003. PDF

M. Gazzotti, M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, "A Programmable Event-based Middleware for Mobile Organizations ", 11th EUROMICRO Conference on Parallel, Distributed, and Network Processing, Genova (I), IEEE CS Press, Feb. 2003.  PDF

Year 2002

F. Zambonelli, M. Mamei, "The Cloak of Invisibility: Challenges and Applications", IEEE Pervasive Computing, Vol. 1, No. 4, Oct.-Dec. 2002.
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A. Roli, F. Zambonelli, "Emergent Behaviors in Dissipative Cellular Automata", 5th International Conference on Cellular Automata for Research and Industry (ACRI 2002), Geneva (CH), Oct. 2002. PDF

F. Zambonelli, "Franco and The Agents' Hell: A Scenario of Worst-Practices in Agent-Oriented Software Engineering", Unpublished Technical Report University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, No. DISMI-UNIMO-2002-6, July 2002. pdf

M. Mamei, L. Leonardi, M. Mahan, F. Zambonelli, “Motion Coordination for Ubiquitous Agents”, 1st International Workshop on Agents for Wearable, Ubiquitous and Mobile Devices at AAMAS 2002, Bologna (I), Luglio 2002.

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, L. Leonardi , "Co-Fields: A Unifying Approach to Swarm Intelligence", 3rd International Workshop on Engineering Societies in the Agents' World, Madrid (E), Sept. 2002, LNAI Vol. 2577. Draft Version - pdf

M. Mamei, F. Zambonelli, L. Leonardi , "A Physically Grounded Approach to Coordinate Movements in a Team ", 1st ICDCS International Workshop on Mobile Teamwork (at ICDCS) , IEEE CS Press, 2002. pdf

G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, F. Zambonelli , "Engineering Mobile Agent Applications via Context-Dependent Coordination ", IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Vol. 28, No. 11, November 2002. Draft Version - pdf

G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, F. Zambonelli , "XRoles: an XML-based Infrastructure for Agent Interactions", 3rd International Symposium from Agent Theories to Agent Implementations (AT2AI), Vienna (A), April 2002.

P. Ciancarini, R. Tolksdorf, F. Zambonelli , "Coordination Middleware for XML-Centric Applications", 16th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, ACM Press, Madrid (E), March 2002. pdf

G. Cabri, F. Guerra, M. Vincini, S. Bergamaschi, L. Leonardi, F. Zambonelli , "MOMIS: Intelligent Information Integration with Autonomous Agents ", Journal of Cooperative Information Systems, Vol. 11, No. 3&4, 2002.

Year 2001

F. Zambonelli, G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, "Designing Mobile Agent Organizations: A Case Study in Digital Tourism ", International Symposium on Distributed Objects and Applications, Roma (Italy), September 2001, IEEE CS Press. pdf

F. Zambonelli, "Abstractions and Infrastructures for the Design and Development of Mobile Agent Organizations", 2nd International Workshop on Agent-Oriented Software Engineering, Montreal (CA), May 2001, LNCS Series. ps

F. Zambonelli, G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, "Programmable Coordination Infrastructures for Mobility", 1st International Workshop on Software Engineering and Mobility, Toronto (CA), May 2001. pdf

F. Zambonelli, N. Jennings, M. Wooldridge, "Organizational Rules as an Abstraction for the Analysis and Design of Multi-agent Systems ",
Journal of Knowledge and Software Engineering, Vol. 11, No. 3, 2001. ps

G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, F. Zambonelli, "XML Dataspaces for the Coordination of Internet Agents", Journal of Applied Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 35-58, January 2001. Confernce Version - pdf

G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, F. Zambonelli, "Engineering Mobile-agent Applications via Context-Dependent Coordination ", 23rd International Conference on Software Engineering, Toronto (CA), May 2001. pdf

F. Zambonelli, R. H. B. Netzer, "Deadlock-free Incremental Replay of Message-Passing Programs", Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 61, No. 5, 2001.   

F. Zambonelli, N. Jennings, A. Omicini, M. Wooldridge, "Agent-Oriented Software Engineering for Internet Applications", in Coordination of Internet Agents, A. Omicini, F. Zambonelli, M. Klusch, R. Toldsdorf (Eds.), Springer-Verlag, 2001.

G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, F. Zambonelli, "Mobile Agent Coordination for Distributed Network Management", Journal of Network and Systems Management, December 2001.

Year 2000

F. Zambonelli, G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, "Context-Dependency in the Coordination of Internet Agents", 1st International Workshop on Engineering Societies in the Agents' Worlds at ECAI 2000, Berlin (D), August 2000, LNCS No. 1972. pdf

G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, F. Zambonelli, "MARS: a Programmable Coordination Architecture for Mobile Agents ", IEEE Internet Computing, Vol. 4, No. 4, July 2000. Draft Version - pdf - The MA'98 paper on MARS - pdf

A. Corradi, L. Leonardi, F. Zambonelli, "Parallel Objects Migration: a Fine-Grained Approach to Load Distribution ", Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 60, No. 1, January 2000.

G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, F. Zambonelli, "XML Dataspaces for Mobile Agent Coordination", 15th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, 2000. pdf

M. Cremonini, A. Omicini, F. Zambonelli, "Ruling Agent Motion in a Structured Environment", 8th International Conference on High Performance Computing and Networking, May 2000, Amsterdam, LNCS n. 1823, Springer-Verlag. pdf

F. Zambonelli, N. Jennings, M. Wooldridge, "Organizational Abstractions in the Analysis and Design of Multi-agent Systems" 1st International Workshop on Agent-Oriented Software Engineering at ICSE 2000, Limerick (IR), June 2000. pdf

P. Ciancarini, A. Omicini, F. Zambonelli, "Multi-agent Systems Engineering: the Coordination Viewpoint", in Intelligent Agents VI, LNAI n. 1767, Springer-Verlag, 2000. pdf

G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, F. Zambonelli, "Mobile-agent Coordination Models for Internet Applications", IEEE Computer Magazine, Vol. 33, No. 2, Feb. 2000. Draft version - ps

Year 1999

P. Ciancarini, A. Omicini, F. Zambonelli, "Coordination Technologies for Internet Agents", Nordic Journal of Computing, Vol. 6, No. 3, 1999. Preliminary Version - pdf

M. Cremonini, A. Omicini, F. Zambonelli, "Multi-Agent Systems on the Internet: Extending the Scope of Coordination towards Security and Topology ", Workshop on Modelling Autonomous Agents in a Multi-Agent Worlds (MAMAAW 1999), Valencia (E), LNAI n. 1647, Springer-Verlag.
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A. Corradi, L. Leonardi, F. Zambonelli "Diffusive Load Balancing Policies for Dynamic Applications", IEEE Concurrency, Vol. 7, No. 1, Jan.-Mar. 1999. Draft Version - pdf

F. Zambonelli, R. H. B. Netzer, "An Efficient Logging Algorithm for Incremental Replay of Message-Passing Applications", 2nd Merged Symposium IPPS/SPDP - 13th International Parallel Processing Symposium and 10th Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing, Puerto Rico, IEEE CS Press, April 1999. ps - ps.Z - - pdf

F. Zambonelli, "Exploting Biased Load Information in Direct-Neighbour Load Balancing Policies", Parallel Computing, Vol. 25, No. 6, 1999. Draft Conference Version pdf

G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, F. Zambonelli, "A Proxy-based Framework to Support Synchronous Cooperation on the Web ", Software - Practice and Experience, Vol. 29, No. 14, Dec. 1999.

A. Omicini, F. Zambonelli, "Coordination for Internet Application Development", Journal of Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems, Vol. 2, No. 3, September 1999. Conference Version - ps - Conference Version - pdf

A. Omicini, F. Zambonelli, "Tuple Centres for the Coordination of Internet Agents", 14th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, San Antonio (TX), February 1999. ps - pdf

M. Cremonini, A. Omicini, F. Zambonelli, "Modeling Network Topology and Locality Relationship: an Integrated Framework ", 14th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, San Antonio (TX), February 1999. ps - pdf

Year 1998

F. Zambonelli, "On the Effectiveness of Distributed Checkpoint Algorithms for Domino-free Recovery", 7th IEEE Symposium on High-Performance Distributed Computing (HPDC-7), IEEE Computer Society Press, Chicago (IL), July 1998. pdf

F. Zambonelli, "Analysis and Evaluation of Distributed Checkpoint Algorithms to Avoid Roll-Back Propagation", IEE Proceedings - Software, Vol. 145, No. 6, December 1998. Conference Version pdf

G. Cabri, L. Leonardi, F. Zambonelli, "Reactive Tuple Spaces for Mobile Agent Coordination", 2nd International Workshop on Mobile Agents, Stoccarda (D), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, No. 1477, Springer-Verlag (D), September 1998. pdf