Location of Repository

I-Rescue: A Coalition Based System to Support Disaster Relief Operations

By C Siebra and Austin Tate

Abstract

The University of Edinburgh and research sponsors are authorised to reproduce and distribute reprints and on-line copies for their purposes notwithstanding any copyright annotation hereon. The views and conclusions contained herein are the author’s and shouldn’t be interpreted as necessarily representing the official policies or endorsements, either expressed or implied, of other parties.I-Rescue is a research programme that aims to develop knowledge-based tools for disaster relief domains. One important aspect of the I-Rescue development is to highlight the requirements regarding the collaborative\ud activities of planning and execution, considering a hierarchical structure of decision-making and a mixed initiative\ud style of interaction between users and systems. This paper discusses the design and implementation of I-Rescue and its use in a search and rescue domain where joint users, assisted by customised agents, are able to\ud perform complementary tasks

Topics: Informatics, Computer Science, disaster relief domains, multiagent planning, Artificial Intelligence Applications Institute
Publisher: ACTA Press
Year: 2003
OAI identifier: oai:www.era.lib.ed.ac.uk:1842/2243

Suggested articles

Preview

Citations

  1. (2003). an Ontology for MixedInitiative Synthesis Tasks,
  2. (2002). Coalition Agents Experiment: Multiagent Cooperation in International Coalitions, doi
  3. (1996). Collaborative Systems, doi
  4. (1989). Coordinating the Activities of a Planner and an Execution Agent,
  5. (2000). Decision Making and the Levels of War,
  6. (2001). Evolution of a Mission Plan,
  7. (1987). IPEM: Integrating Planning, Execution, and Monitoring,
  8. (2001). Jabber Technology Overview. Jabber Software Foundation, doi
  9. (2000). O-Plan: a Web-based AI Planning Agent,
  10. (1990). On Acting Together,
  11. (1992). Planned Team Activity, doi
  12. (1999). Planning and Acting Together,
  13. (1998). Publication for Joint Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for Combat Search and Rescue,
  14. (1995). Toward Principles for the Design of Ontologies Used for Knowledge Sharing, doi
  15. (1997). Towards Flexible Teamwork, doi

To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.