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labella2007bio-inspired


Thomas Halva Labella and Falko Dressler, "A Bio-Inspired Architecture for Division of Labour in SANETs," in Advances in Biologically Inspired Information Systems - Models, Methods, and Tools, Studies in Computational Intelligence (SCI), vol. 69, Falko Dressler and Iacopo Carreras (Eds.), Springer, 2007, pp. 209-228.

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Division of labour is one of the possible strategies to efficiently exploit the resources of autonomous systems. It is also a phenomenon often observed in animal systems. We show an architecture that implements division of labour in Sensor/Actuator Networks. The way the nodes take their decisions is inspired by ants’ foraging behaviour. The preliminary results show that the architecture and the bio-inspired mechanism successfully induce self-organised division of labour in the network. The experiments were run in simulation. We developed a new type of simulator for this purpose. Key features of our work are cross-layer design and exploitation of inter-node interactions. No explicit negotiation between the agents takes place.

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@incollection{labella2007bio-inspired,
    author = {Labella, Thomas Halva and Dressler, Falko},
    editor = {Dressler, Falko and Carreras, Iacopo},
    title = {{A Bio-Inspired Architecture for Division of Labour in SANETs}},
    booktitle = {Advances in Biologically Inspired Information Systems - Models, Methods, and Tools},
    series = {Studies in Computational Intelligence (SCI)},
    pages = {209-228},
    volume = {69},
    year = {2007},
    month = {July},
    address = {Berlin, Heidelberg, New York},
    publisher = {Springer},
    isbn = {978-3-540-72692-0},
    doi = {10.1007/978-3-540-72693-7_11},
   }
   
   

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