• A collaborative Web-based issue based information system (IBIS) framework 

    Ebadi, Toktam; Purvis, Martin; Purvis, Maryam A.
    This research focuses on the design and development of an IBIS-based tool called IBISMod, which facilitates a distributed and collaborative decision-making process. IBIS-based systems help analysts and designers in the ...
  • Facilitating Cooperation in Multi-agent Robotic Systems 

    Ebadi, Toktam
    This thesis presents a new framework for developing, coordinating, and managing a system of situated agents for operation in distributed spatial environments. The framework was developed using agent-oriented software ...
  • Partner selection mechanisms for agent cooperation 

    Ebadi, Toktam; Purvis, Martin; Purvis, Maryam A.
    In a multi-agent system, a single agent may not be capable of completing complex tasks. Therefore agents are required to form a team to fulfill the task requirements. In this paper an agent model is introduced that ...