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Selected recent publications

Year Publication details
2021 Cooperation and Reputation Dynamics with Reinforcement Learning
Nicolas Anastassacos, Julian García, Stephen Hailes, and Mirco Musolesi. AAMAS, 2021.
2021Multi-Agent Reinforcement Learning with Temporal Logic Specifications
Lewis Hammond, Alessandro Abate, Julian Gutierrez, and Michael Wooldridge. AAMAS, 2021.
2021 Constrained Multi-agent Markov Decision Processes: a Taxonomy of Problems and Algorithms
Frits de Nijs, Erwin Walraven, Mathijs M. de Weerdt, and Matthijs T. J. Spaan. Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research 70 (2021): 955-1001.
2021 Tracking individual honeybees among wildflower clusters with computer vision-facilitated pollinator monitoring
Malika Nisal Ratnayake, Adrian G. Dyer, and Alan Dorin. Plos One, 2021.
2020 A computational model of task allocation in social insects: ecology and interactions alone can drive specialisation
Rui Chen, Bernd Meyer, and Julian Garcia. Swarm Intelligence, 2020.
2020 Risk-Aware Conditional Replanning for Globally Constrained Multi-Agent Sequential Decision Making
Frits de Nijs, Peter J. Stuckey. AAMAS, 2020.
2020 Competition and pollen wars: simulations reveal the dynamics of competition mediated through heterospecific pollen transfer by non-flower constant insects
A Dorin, T Taylor, M Burd, J Garcia, M Shrestha, AG Dyer. Theoretical Ecology, 2020.
2019 Reconsidering response threshold models — short-term response patterns in thermoregulating bumblebees
Anja Weidenmüller, Rui Chen, and Bernd Meyer. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 73(8), 2019.
2019 Evolution of coordinated punishment to enforce cooperation from an unbiased strategy space
J García, A Traulsen.  Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 2019.
2018 Infrastructure construction without information exchange – the trail clearing mechanism in Atta leaf-cutter ants
Thomas Bochynek, Martin Burd, Christoph Kleineidam, and Bernd Meyer. Proceedings of the Royal Society London B, 286, 2018.