Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof David Robertson

Vice-Principal & Head of College of Science & Engineering

  1. 2002
  2. Using Web Site Synthesis in an Experiment on the Causal Perception of Aviation Accidents

    Lee, J., Robertson, D., Leung, S. W. & Johnson, C., 2002, Workshop on the Investigation and Reporting of Incidents and Accidents (IRIA 2002). Glasgow, UK: Department of Computing Science, University of Glasgow, p. 221-230 10 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  3. Verifying Web Site Properties Using Computational Logic

    Cavalcanti, J. & Robertson, D., 2002, Information Modelling for Internet Applications. van Bommel, P. (ed.). Idea Group Publishing, p. 22-39 18 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  4. 2003
  5. Knowledge management using business process modeling and workflow techniques

    Kuo, H-L., Chen-Burger, Y-H. & Robertson, D., 2003, 18th International Joint conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), Workshop on Knowledge Management and Organizational Memories. 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  6. Ontology Extraction in Distributed Environments

    Sleeman, D., Potter, S., Robertson, D. & Schorlemmer, M., 2003, Knowledge Transformation for the Semantic Web. Omelayenko, B. & Klein, M. (eds.). IOS Press, Vol. 95. p. 80-91 12 p. (Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  7. Using Distributed Protocols as an Implementation of Dialogue Games

    McGinnis, J., Robertson, D. & Walton, C., 2003, Proceedings of the First European workshop on Multi-Agent Systems.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  8. Web Site Synthesis based on Computational Logic

    Cavalcanti, J. & Robertson, D., 2003, In : Information Systems Journal. 5, 3, p. 263-287 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. 2004
  10. A Lightweight Method for Coordination of Agent Oriented Web Services

    Robertson, D., 2004, Declarative Agent Languages and Technologies II: Second International Workshop, DALT 2004, New York, NY, USA, July 19, 2004, Revised Selected Papers. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 183-197 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 3476).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  11. Constraint Relaxation to Reduce Brittleness of Distributed Agent pPotocols

    Hassan, F. & Robertson, D., 2004, Proceedings of the ECAI Workshop on Coordination in Emergent Agent Societies.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  12. Dynamic and Distributed Interaction Protocols

    McGinnis, J. & Robertson, D., 2004, Adaptive Agents and Multi-Agent Systems II: Adaptation and Multi-Agent Learning. Kudenko, D., Kazakov, D. & Alonso, E. (eds.). Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 167-184 18 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 3394).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  13. Mapping a Business Process Model to a Semantic Web Services Model

    Li, G., Chen-Burger, J. & Robertson, D., 2004, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Web Services. p. 746-749 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  14. Multi-agent Coordination as Distributed Logic Programming

    Robertson, D., 2004, Logic Programming: 20th International Conference, ICLP 2004, Saint-Malo, France, September 6-10, 2004. Proceedings. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 416-430 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 3132).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  15. Rapid Prototyping of Large Multi-Agent Systems Through Logic Programming

    Vasconcelos, W., Robertson, D., Sierra, C., Esteva, M., Sabater, J. & Wooldridge, M., 2004, In : Annals of Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence. 41, 2-4, p. 135-169 35 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Realizing Agent Dialogues with Distributed Protocols

    McGinnis, J. & Robertson, D., 2004, Agent Communication: International Workshop on Agent Communication, AC 2004, New York, NY, USA, July 19, 2004, Revised Selected and Invited Papers. van Eijk, R. M., Huget, M-P. & Dignum, F. (eds.). Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 106-119 14 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 3396).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  17. 2005
  18. Addressing Constraint Failures in an Agent Interaction Protocol

    Hassan, F., Robertson, D. & Walton, C., 2005, Proceedings of the 8th Pacific Rim International Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  19. Automating Business Modelling: A Guide to Using Logic to Represent Informal Methods and Support Reasoning

    Chen-Burger, Y-H. & Robertson, D., 2005, Springer-Verlag London. 322 p. (Advanced Information and Knowledge Processing; no. 1)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  20. Conducting The Agile Negotiation Processes Involved In The BPEL4WS Model On a Multi-agent Platform

    Guo, L., Robertson, D., Chen-Burger, Y-H. & Wang, J., 2005, The proceedings of China Association for Information Systems (CNAIS2005). 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  21. Contexts in Dynamic Ontology Mapping

    Besana, P. & Robertson, D., 2005, 2005 AAAI Workshop. Shvaiko, P. (ed.). AAAI Press, 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  22. Discovery and Uncertainty in Semantic Web Services

    Recuerda, F. & Robertson, D., 2005, Proceedings of the ISWC 2005 Workshop on Uncertainty Reasoning for the Semantic Web. CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Vol. 173. 11 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  23. Enacting the Distributed Business Workflows Using BPEL4WS on the Multi-agent Platform

    Guo, L., Robertson, D. & Chen-Burger, Y-H., 2005, Multiagent System Technologies: Third German Conference, MATES 2005, Koblenz, Germany, September 11-13, 2005. Proceedings. Eymann, T., Klügl, F., Lamersdorf, W., Klusch, M. & Huhns, M. N. (eds.). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 35-46 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 3550).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  24. Matchmaking and Brokering Multi-Party Interactions Using Historical Performance Data

    Lambert, D. & Robertson, D., 2005, Fourth International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-agent Systems.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  25. Run-Time Model Checking of Interaction and Deontic Models for Multi-Agent Systems

    Osman, N., Robertson, D. & Walton, C., 2005, Proceedings of the Third European Workshop on Multi-agent Systems. p. 248-259 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  26. Exploiting Interaction Contexts in P2P Ontology Mapping

    Besana, P., Robertson, D. & Rovatsos, M., 1 Jul 2005, 2nd International Workshop on Peer to Peer Knowledge Management. 9 p. (CEUR Workshop Proceedings; vol. 139).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  27. The Role of Agent Interaction in Models of Computing: Panelist Reviews

    Wegner, P., Arbab, F., Goldin, D., McBurney, P., Luck, M. & Robertson, D., 22 Dec 2005, In : Electronic Notes in Theoretical Computer Science. 141, 5, p. 181 - 198 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. 2007
  29. Adaptive Agent Model: an Agent Interaction and Computation Model

    Xiao, L., Robertson, D., Croitoru, M., Lewis, P., Dashmapatra, S., Dupplaw, D. & Hu, B., 2007, Computer Software and Applications Conference, 2007. COMPSAC 2007. 31st Annual International. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 153-158 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  30. Constraint Relaxation to Reduce Brittleness in Agent Interaction Protocol

    Hassan, F., Robertson, D. & Walton, C., 2007, Proceedings of the European workshop on Multi-Agent Systems.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  31. Decentralised Clinical Guideline Modelling with the Lightweight Coordination Calculus

    Hu, B., Dupplaw, D., Robertson, D. & Lewis, P., 2007, Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Languages in Biology and Medicine. CEUR Workshop Proceedings, 14 p. 1

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  32. Dynamic Verification of Trust in Distributed Open Systems

    Osman, N. & Robertson, D., 2007, Twentieth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  33. Peer-to-Peer Experimentation in Protein Structure Prediction: an Architecture, Experiment and Initial Results

    Quang, X., Walton, C., Gerloff, D., Sharman, J. & Robertson, D., 2007, Distributed, High-Performance and Grid Computing in Computational Biology: International Workshop, GCCB 2006, Eilat, Israel, January 21, 2007. Proceedings. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 75-98 24 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 4360).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  34. How Service Choreography Statistics Reduce the Ontology Mapping Problem

    Besana, P. & Robertson, D., 1 Jul 2007, The Semantic Web: 6th International Semantic Web Conference, 2nd Asian Semantic Web Conference, ISWC 2007 + ASWC 2007, Busan, Korea, November 11-15, 2007. Proceedings. Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 44-57 14 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 4825).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  35. The OpenKnowledge System: an interaction-centered approach to knowledge sharing

    Siebes, R., Dupplaw, D., Kotoulas, S., Perreau de Pinninck, A., van Harmelen, F. & Robertson, D., Nov 2007, On the Move to Meaningful Internet Systems 2007: CoopIS, DOA, ODBASE, GADA, and IS: OTM Confederated International Conferences CoopIS, DOA, ODBASE, GADA, and IS 2007, Vilamoura, Portugal, November 25-30, 2007, Proceedings, Part I. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 381-390 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 4803).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  36. 2008
  37. Addressing the Brittleness of Agent Interaction

    Hassan, F. & Robertson, D., 2008, Intelligent Agents and Multi-Agent Systems: 11th Pacific Rim International Conference on Multi-Agents, PRIMA 2008, Hanoi, Vietnam, December 15-16, 2008. Proceedings. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 214-221 8 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5357).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  38. Bounded Ontological Consistency for Scalable Dynamic Knowledge Infrastructures

    Zurawski, M., Smaill, A. & Robertson, D., 2008, The Semantic Web: 3rd Asian Semantic Web Conference, ASWC 2008, Bangkok, Thailand, December 8-11, 2008. Proceedings.. p. 212-226 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5367).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  39. Constraint Relaxation Approach for Over-Constrained Agent Interaction

    Hassan, F. & Robertson, D., 2008, PRICAI 2008: Trends in Artificial Intelligence: 10th Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Hanoi, Vietnam, December 15-19, 2008. Proceedings. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 668-677 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5351).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  40. Distributed Workflows: the OpenKnowledge Experience

    Besana, P., Patkar, V., Glasspool, D. & Robertson, D., 2008, Proceedings of the International Workshop on Semantic Extensions to Middleware. Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 965-975 11 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5333).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  41. Open Knowledge: Coordinating Knowledge Sharing Through Peer--to--Peer Interaction

    Robertson, D., Giunchiglia, F., van Harmelen, F., Marchese, M., Sabou, M., Schorlemmer, M., Shadbolt, N., Siebes, R., Sierra, C., Walton, C., Dasmahapatra, S., Dupplaw, D., Lewis, P., Yatskevich, M., Kotoulas, S., Perreau de Pinninck, A. & Loizou, A., 2008, Proceedings of Languages, Methodologies and Development Tools for Multi-agent Systems workshop. Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 1-18 18 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5118).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  42. Probabilistic Dialogue Models for Dynamic Ontology Mapping

    Besana, P. & Robertson, D., 2008, Uncertainty Reasoning for the Semantic Web I: ISWC International Workshops, URSW 2005-2007, Revised Selected and Invited Papers. da Costa, P., d'Amato, C., Fanizzi, N., Laskey, K., Laskey, K., Lukasiewicz, T., Nickles, M. & Pool, M. (eds.). Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 41-51 11 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5327).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  43. Using Multi-agent Platform for Pure Decentralised Business Workflows

    Guo, L., Robertson, D. & Chen-Burger, Y-H., Aug 2008, In : Web Intelligence and Agent Systems. 6, 3, p. 295-311 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. 2009
  45. Addressing Constraint Failures in Agent Interaction Protocol

    Hassan, F., Robertson, D. & Walton, C., 2009, Multi-Agent Systems for Society: 8th Pacific Rim International Workshop on Multi-Agents, PRIMA 2005, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, September 26-28, 2005, Revised Selected Papers. Lukose, D. & Shi, Z. (eds.). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 45-59 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 4078).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  46. Mobile Widget Sharing by Mining Peer Groups

    Bai, X., Cheng, B. & Robertson, D., 2009, Proceedings of the First ESWC Workshop on Inductive Reasoning and Machine Learning on the Semantic Web. 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  47. Models of Interaction as a Grounding for Peer to Peer Knowledge Sharing

    Robertson, D., Barker, A., Besana, P., Bundy, A., Chen-Burger, Y-H., Dupplaw, D., Giunchiglia, F., van Harmelen, F., Hassan, F., Kotoulas, S., Lambert, D., Li, G., McGinnis, J., McNeill, F., Osman, N., de Pinninck, A., Siebes, R., Sierra, C. & Walton, C., 2009, Advances in Web Semantics I: Ontologies, Web Services and Applied Semantic Web. Dillon, T., Chang, E., Meersman, R. & Sycara, K. (eds.). Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 81-129 49 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 4891).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  48. Sharing Choreographies in OpenKnowledge: A Novel Approach to Interoperability

    Besana, P., Patkar, V., Barker, A., Robertson, D. & Glasspool, D., 2009, In : Journal of Software. 4, 8

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. Choreographing Web Services

    Barker, A., Walton, C. D. & Robertson, D., Apr 2009, In : IEEE Transactions on Services Computing. 2, 2, p. 152-166 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  50. 2010
  51. Delivering Clinical Decision Support Services: There is Nothing so Practical as a Good Theory

    Fox, J., Glasspool, D., Patkar, V., Austin, M., Black, L., South, M., Robertson, D. & Vincent, C., 2010, In : Journal of biomedical informatics. 43, 5, p. 841-853 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  52. Opportunistic Belief Reconciliation During Distributed Interactions

    Martin, P., Robertson, D. & Rovatsos, M., 2010, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems. International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, Vol. 1. p. 433-440 8 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  53. Service Choreography Meets the Web of Data via Micro-Data

    Bai, X. & Robertson, D., 2010, Proceedings of the AAAI Spring Symposium Linked Data Meets Artificial Intelligence. Stanford, USA: AAAI Press, p. 8-13 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  54. OKBook: Peer-to-peer community formation

    Bai, X., Vasconcelos, W. & Robertson, D., 30 May 2010, The Semantic Web: Research and Applications: 7th Extended Semantic Web Conference, ESWC 2010, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, May 30 – June 3, 2010, Proceedings, Part II. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 106-120 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 6089).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  55. 2011
  56. Automated Experimentation for Ecological Networks

    Lurgi, M. & Robertson, D., 2011, In : Automated Experimentation. 3, 1, 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  57. Evolution in Ecological Agent Systems

    Lurgi, M. & Robertson, D., 2011, In : International Journal of Bio-Inspired Computation. 3, 6, p. 331-345 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  58. Identifying the Need to Intervene: Analysis and Representation of Interaction Patterns in Group Programming Learning

    Castro, T., Fuks, H., Robertson, D. & Castro, A., 2011, Collaboration and Technology: 17th International Conference, CRIWG 2011, Paraty, Brazil, October 2-7, 2011. Proceedings. Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 158-174 7 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 6969).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  59. Intrusion Detection in Open Peer-to-Peer Multi-agent Systems

    Bijani, S. & Robertson, D., 2011, Managing the Dynamics of Networks and Services: 5th International Conference on Autonomous Infrastructure, Management, and Security, AIMS 2011, Nancy, France, June 13-17, 2011. Proceedings. Springer-Verlag GmbH, p. 177-180 4 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution