General Info

CPSC 567: Foundations of Multi-Agent Systems - General Information


Jörg Denzinger     Al Fedoruk
Phone: (403) 220-5574
Phone: (403) 220-6781
Office: ICT 752
Office hours: M 11:00 - 13:00 or by appointment
    Office: ICT 704
Office hours: W 10:00 - 12:00 or by appointment
Lectures: TR 11:00 - 12:15 in KNB0131

General Remarks:

This course shares lectures and some assignments with the basic graduate course on Multi-Agent Systems, CPSC 609. Please make sure that your are not confusing the different assignment and assessment schemes!


Dec 21, 2005:     Course web site started.

Description of the course

The course covers the following topics:
Modeling of agents; properties of multi-agent systems; communication between agents; interaction and cooperation concepts; forming and maintaining organizations; competitive agent environments; learning in multi-agent systems; example systems.

The prerequisites for this course are CPSC 457, the basic course on Operating Systems (why should become clear during the course) and CPSC 433, the basic course on Artificial Intelligence.

to an explanation of the assessment of the students taking the course.

Last Change: 21/12/2005