A New Formalism for Modeling a Multi Agent Systems: Agent Petri Nets

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In this paper, we present a new formalism for Modeling Multi Agent Systems (MAS). Our model based a PN is able to describe not only not the internal state of each agent modeled but also its behavior. Owing to these features, one can model naturally the dynamic behavior of complex systems and the communication between these entities. For this, we propose mathematical definitions attached to firing transitions. To validate our contribution, we will deal with real examples.

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B. Marzougui, K. Hassine and K. Barkaoui, "A New Formalism for Modeling a Multi Agent Systems: Agent Petri Nets," Journal of Software Engineering and Applications, Vol. 3 No. 12, 2010, pp. 1118-1124. doi: 10.4236/jsea.2010.312130.

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