CO-operating Real-time senTient objects:
architecture and
EXperimental  evaluation
  IST Programme RTD Research Project IST-2000-26031.
 [ 1 April 2001 to 31 March 2004]

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Harrison, D. Levine, and D. Schmidt.
The Design and Performance of a Real_ Time CORBA Event Service.
In Proceedings of the 1997 Conference on Object_ Oriented Programming Systems, Languages and Applications (OOPSLA). Atlanta, Georgia, USA: ACM Press, 1997, pp.184_ 200.  
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A. Carzaniga, D. S. Rosenblum, and A. L. Wolf.
  Area Event Notification Service.
ACM Transactions on Computer Systems, vol. 19, pp. 283
_ 331, 2001.
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Jean Bacon, Ken Moody, John Bates, Richard Hayton, Chaoying Ma, Andrew McNeil, Oliver Seidel, Mark Spiteri.
Generic Support for Distributed Applications.
IEEE Computer March 2000 (Vol. 33, No. 3)
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J. Brustoloni.
Autonomous Agents: Characterization and Requirements.
Carnegie Mellon Technical Report CMU_ CS_ 91_ 204, Pittsburgh: Carnegie Mellon University.
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T.Yairi, S.Nakasuka and K.Hori.
Sensor Fusion for state abstraction Using Bayesian Classifier.
IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Engineering Systems (INES'98), pp.90-104, 1998.
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P. Tarr, H. Ossher, W. Harrison, S. Sutton.
N Degrees of Separation: Multi
_ Dimensional Separation of Concerns.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE'99), May, 1999. 
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Anind K. Dey, Gregory D. Abowd_
Towards a Better Understanding of Context and Context Awareness.
GVU Technical Report GIT
_ GVU_ 99_ 22
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Harter A., Hopper A., Steggles P., Ward A., Webster P.
The Anatomy of a Context
_ Aware application.
In Proceedings of MOBICOM 99, Seattle, 1999.  
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Anind K. Dey., Daniel Salber, Gregory D. Abowd.
A Context
_ Based Infrastructure for Smart Environments.
Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Managing Interactions in Smart Environments, Dublin, Ireland, December 1999.
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S. Russell & P. Norvig.
Artifical Intelligence: A Modern Approach – Chapters I & VII.
Prentice Hall, 1995.

Mike Addlesee, Rupert Curwen, Steve Hodges, Joe Newman, Pete Steggles, Andy Ward, Andy Hopper.
Implementing a Sentient Computing System.
IEEE Computer August 2001 (Vol. 34, No.8).
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Gregory V. Chockler, Idit Keidar, Roman Vitenberg.
Group Communication Specifications: A Comprehensive Study.
To appear in ACM Computing Surveys
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G._ C. Roman, Q. Huang; A. Hazemi.
Consistent Group Membership in Ad Hoc Networks.
ACM 23rd international conference on Software Engineering.
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R. Prakash and R. Baldoni.
Architecture for group communication in mobile systems.
Proceedings 17th IEEE Symp. on Reliable Distributed Systems.
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Flaviu Cristian, Frank Schmuck.
Agreeing on Processor Group Membership in Timed Asynchronous Distributed Systems.

UCSD Technical Report CSE95
_ 428, 1995.  
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László Gulyás.
Application of Stigmergy – A Coordination Mechanism for Mobile Agents.
In Proceedings of 1st Hungarian Conference on Agent
           Based Computing (HUNABC. '98), Budapest May 1998.  
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Deborah Estrin, Ramesh Govindan, John Heidemann, and Satish Kumar.
Next Century Challenges: Scalable Coordination in Sensor Networks.
In Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking, pp. 263-270. Seattle, Washington, USA, ACM. August, 1999.
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Huang Yongqiang, Garcia Molina Hector.
Publish/Subscribe in a Mobile Environment.
2nd ACM International Workshop on Data Engineering for Wireless and Mobile Access (MobiDE 01).
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Christof Fetzer, Flaviu Cristian.
_ Awareness in Timed Asynchronous Systems.
Proceedings of the 15th ACM Symposium on Principles of Distributed Computing, May 1996, Philadelphia.
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Hermann Kopetz.
A Comparison of CAN and TTP.
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H. Kopetz, G. Grunsteidl, and J. Reisinger.
Fault tolerant membership service in a synchronous distributed real
_ time system.
In Proceedings of the IFIP WG10.4 Int'l Working Conference on Dependable Computing for Critical Applications, August 1989.
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Flaviu Cristian.
Synchronous Atomic Broadcast for Redundant Broadcast Channels (1990).
Journal of Real
Time Systems.
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J. Kaiser, M. Mock.
Implementing the Real-Time Publisher/Subscriber Model on the Controller Area Network (CAN).
Proceedings of the 2nd Int. Symp. on Object-oriented Real-time distributed Computing (ISORC99), Saint-Malo, France, May 1999.
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J. Kaiser, M. A. Livani. 
Achieving Fault-Tolerant Ordered Broadcasts in CAN.
Proc. of the Third European Dependable Computing Conference (EDCC-3), Prague, Sep. 1999.
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M.A. Livani, J. Kaiser.
Evaluation of a Hybrid Real-Time Bus Scheduling Mechanism for CAN.
7th Int. Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Real-Time Systems (WPDRTS ´99), San Juan, Puerto Rico, Apr. 1999. Also appeared in José Rolim et al. (Eds.): Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 1586, pp. 425-429, Springer Verlag Berlin, 1999.
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Paulo Veríssimo, António Casimiro, L. M. Pinho, F. Vasques, Luís Rodrigues, E. Tovar.
Distributed Computer-Controlled Systems: the DEAR-COTS Approach.
in Proceedings of the 16th IFAC Workshop on Distributed Computer Control Systems, Sydney, Australia, November 2000.
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António Casimiro, Pedro Martins, Paulo Veríssimo.
How to Build a Timely Computing Base using Real-Time Linux.
In Proceedings of the 2000 IEEE International Workshop on Factory Communication Systems, Porto, Portugal, September 2000.
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Paulo Veríssimo, António Casimiro, C. Fetzer.
The Timely Computing Base: Timely Actions in the Presence of Uncertain Timeliness.
in Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks, New York, USA, June 2000.
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António Casimiro, Paulo Veríssimo.
Timing Failure Detection with a Timely Computing Base.
3rd European Research Seminar on Advances in Distributed Systems (ERSADS'99), Madeira Island, Portugal, April 23-28, 1999.
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Paulo Veríssimo.
Ordering and timeliness requirements of dependable real-time programs.

Journal of Real-Time Systems, Kluwer Eds., (7): 105--128, 1994.
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Paulo Veríssimo.
Global Computing - A Vision
Presented at Global Computing: Co-operation of Autonomous and Mobile Entities in Dynamic Environments, Consultation Workshop, Edinburgh - September 2000.
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