Tel.: +351 210 924 600 - ext.: 4018
Fax: +351 217 166 966
Publicações
Projetos em que participa

Fernando Jorge Ferreira Lopes

Current Position / Categoria Profissional:  Researcher  

 

   All  

 Since 2013

 Citations

  672

     472

 h-index

   16

       14

 i10-index

   19

       16

 
 Google Scholar / Google Académico:
 

      URL:   scholar.google.com/citations?hl=en-EN&user=o-zQcn8AAAAJ

                   
 Educational History / Habilitações Académicas:

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, Technical University of Lisbon (IST) 
  • M.Sc. in Computer Science, Technical University of Lisbon (IST) 


 Post-Doctoral History / Pós-Doutoramento:

 Post-doc in Computer Science. Dept. of Computer Science, University of Liverpool.
 Supervision by Prof. Michael Wooldridge, Fellowship SFRH/BPD/23921, National Science and Technology Foundation (FCT)  
 

 

Research Interests / Interesses de Investigação:              

My research interests are related to the key areas of software agents and multi-agent systems, and their application to real-world domains. Specific areas in which I am currently working include: 

  • Electricity markets (day-ahead markets and bilateral contracting of electricity)
  • Automated Negotiation and Computational Learning
  • Expert Systems and Knowledge-Based Systems
  • Software Engineering Aspects of Agent-based Systems


Research Projects / Projectos de Investigação: 

  • MAN-REM   Multi-agent Negotiation and Risk Management in Electricity Markets.
    Principal Investigator.
    Funding body: FCT.   Project: FCOMP-01-0124-FEDER-020397.   Start: 1 April 2012.  End: 30 September 2015.
  • IRP Wind - Integrated Research Programme on Wind Energy.
    Funding body: European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme.   Grant agreement: 609795.   Start: 1 March 2014.  End: 28 February 2018.

       
     Completed /Finalizados:

  • AGENTS  Social Conflict and Strategic Negotiation in Multi-agent Systems (2008-2010). 
    Funding body: EC (PIDDAC) funded cluster, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and FCT/FACC.
  • NEGO  Strategic and Tactical Behaviour in Automated Negotiation (2006–2007). 
    Visiting Position. Dept. of Computer Science, University of Liverpool. FCT Fellowship SFRH/BPD/23921
  • SIMDEF   Simulation in Defence (1998-2000). 
    Funding body:  Defence Minister (MDN). 
  • DOCMAN  Document Management System (1995-1997).
    Funding body:  ThResearch and Development Company (EID )
  • CORROS –  Failure Analysis and Prevention in Thermal Power Stations (1992-1994).
    Funding body: National Electricity Company (EDP)
  • DIAS –  Distributed Intelligent Actuators and Sensors (1990-1991).
    Project: ESPRIT project 2172   


Editorial Boards / Editor de Revistas Internacionais: 

 

     2010–present: Editor
        2008–2010: Associate Editor 


Conference and Workshop Organisation / Organização de Conferências: 

  • DEXA 2016 - 27th Database and Expert Systems Conferences and Workshops.  
    2016: Organising Committee Member. Venue: Porto        (http://www.dexa.org/previous/dexa2016/index.html)
  • MASGES –    International Workshop on  Multi-agent Based Applications for Smart Grids and Sustainable Energy Systems.  
    2014–present present    :  Organising Committee Member (http://www.paams.net/ )
     
  • IATEM –    International Workshop on Intelligent Agent technology, Power Systems, and Energy Markets.  
    2012– 2016:  Organising Committee Member (http://www.gecad.isep.ipp.pt/iatem/ )
  • EC-Web –   International Conference on Electronic Commerce and Web Technologies. 
      
    2012 and 2013: Steering Chair 
    2010 and 2011: Track Chair 
  • MASTA –    Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence,Thematic Track on Multi-Agent Systems: Theory and Applications.
    2011:  Organising Committee Member  (http://epia2011.appia.pt/) (http://epia2011.appia.pt/)  
  • Nacional Workshop on Liberalized Electricty Markets 
      2011 and 2012: Organising Committee Member.  Venue: LNEG, Lisbon 

     

     Program Committees:

  • AI –    SGAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence,  Cambridge, England 
    2009–present:   Program Committee Member (http://www.bcs-sgai.org/ai2017/  ) 
  • BWSS –  Brazilian Joint Conference, Workshop on Social Simulation. 
    2010–present:   Program Committee Member   
  • EPIA –    Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence,Thematic Track on Multi-Agent Systems: Theory and Applications
    2013:  Program Committee Member
      
  • SocSimS – Brazilian Congress on Computational Intelligence,   Computational Intelligence,    Symposium on Social Simulation.    
    2013:  Program Committee Member       


Doctoral Student Supervisor / Orientação de Teses de Doutoramento:  

  • Hugo Miguel Loureiro Algarvio
    MIT Portugal Program, Sustainable Energy Systems, IST
  • Jorge Oliveira da Costa Neves 
    ISEGI, NOVA University of Lisbon     


Master's Student Supervisor / Orientação de Teses de Mestrado: 

Completed / Finalizadas: 

  • Filipe Manuel Cabrita Guerra 
    Thesis: Contratação Bilateral de Energia em Mercados Liberalizados com Recurso a Coligações de Consumidores. Instituto Superior Técnico, 2018.       [Draft-Summary.pdf]
  • Hussein Ashraf Rassid
    Thesis: Mercado de Reservas: Simulador Multi-agente SIMREEL e Caso de Estudo Envolvendo o Mercado Ibérico. Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2017.         [Draft-Summary.pdf]
  • João Mário Fernandes de Carvalho 
    Thesis: Promoção da Produção de Energia de Origem Renovável através de Contratos por Diferenças. Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa, 2017.             [Draft-Summary.pdf] 
  • Carlota Fernandes Vasques Rodrigues
    Thesis: Impacto da Incerteza da Previsão na Produção de Energia Eólica e do Fecho do mercado Diário sobre os Preços da Energia. Instituto Superior Técnico, 2017.         [Draft-Summary.pdf] 
  • João Miguel Silva Bravo
    Thesis: Estudo de Caso Prático de um Modelo Híbrido através do Simulador MAN-REM. Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2017.          [Draft-Summary.pdf]
  • João Bernardo Sequeira de Sá 
    Thesis: The Merit Order Effect of Wind Power in Portugal: Quantifying the Efect of Wind Energy in the Spot Market Prices through Agent-based Simulations. Instituto Superior Técnico, 2016.          [Draft-Summary.pdf] 
  • Ali Saad Hadi
    Thesis: Contratos Bilaterais em Mercados de Energia Eléctrica:  O Contrato Forward com Contingências. Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2016.            [Draft-Summary.pdf] 
  • Daniel Nunes Pombeira
    Thesis: Alianças de Consumidores, Comercialização Bilateral de Electricidade e Gestão de Contratos.  Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2016.           [Draft-Summary.pdf] 
  • Carlos Henrique Nóbrega Pinto Correia 
    Thesis: Mercado Multi-agente de Eletricidade: Comercialização de Energia Renovável em Bolsa e por Contratos Bilaterais com Gestão Dinâmica de Preço e Volume. Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa, 2016.     [Draft-Summary.pdf
  • Afonso Mota Cardoso Neves da Silva 
    Thesis: Electricity Trading through both Pool and Bilateral Markets: Integration of Self-scheduling Models in the MAN-REM Simulation Software. Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa 
    , 2016.        [Draft-Summary.pdf]
  • Diogo Simões Figueiredo Vidigal
    Thesis: Comercialização de Energia em Mercados em Bolsa: Simulador Multi-agente e Análise do Impato da Geração
    Variável nos Preços Diários. 
    Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2015.   [Draft-Summary.pdf]
  • Diogo José Agostinho Amaro   
    Thesis: Gestão Eficiente da Energia Elétrica no Edifício da Bilioteca da FCT e Negociação de um Novo Contrato em Mercado
    Liberalizado. Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2015.   [Draft-Summary.pdf]
    Energia Elétrica noEdifício da Biblioteca da FCNegociação de um Novo Contrato emMercado Liberalizado  
  • Frederico Parente Fragoso 
    Thesis: Contratos Bilaterais em Mercados de Energia Eléctrica Multi-Agente: Protocolo de Rede de Contractos. 
    Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2015.  [Draft-Summary.pdf]
  • Francisco Diogo Silva de Sousa 
    Thesis: Comercialização Bilateral de Energia em Mercados Liberalizados: Contratos por Diferenças e Gestão de Risco. 
    Instituto Superior Técnico, 2014.   [Draft-Summary.pdf]
  • Filipa Sofia Beja Ventura Fortuna Bispo, 
    Thesis: Análise de Estratégias para Participação Activa de Consumidores na Contratação Bilateral de Electricidade em Mercados Liberalizados. Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2014.   [Draft-Summary.pdf]  
  • Hugo Gonçalo Leonardo Lopes   
    Thesis: Pre-negotiation and Actual Negotiation in Electricity Markets. 
    Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL), 2012.  [Draft-Summary.pdf]
  • João Filipe Santos Gaspar   
    Thesis: Estratégias de Comercialização de Energia para Negociação Bilateral em Mercados de Energia Multi-Agente. 
    Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, 2012.  [Draft-Summary.pdf]
  • Cristina Ilco  
    Thesis: Negociação Bilateral em Mercados de Energia Eléctrica Multi-agente com Participação Activa dos Consumidores.
    Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, 2012.   [Draft-Summary.pdf]
  • Tiago Miguel Reverendo Rodrigues  
    Thesis: Estratégias para Negociação de Contratos Bilateriais em Mercados Multi-agente de Energia Eléctrica. 
    Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, 2012.   [Draft-Summary.pdf  
     
     
  • Bruno Ricardo Raimundo Pereira   
    Thesis: Contratos Bilaterais em Mercados Multi-Agente de Energia Eléctrica: Protocolo de Ofertas Alternadas. 
    Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, 2011.   [Draft-Summary.pdf


Service as a Referee / Serviço de Arbitragem Científica: 

  • Electrical Power & Energy Systems, Elsevier Science
    2014–present: Reviewer  
  • Knowledge and Information Systems , Springer Verlag
    2012–present: Reviewer  
  • Computational Intelligence, John Wiley & Sons
    2010–present: Reviewer.  
  • International Journal of Artificial Intelligence, CESER publications
    2008–present: Reviewer 
  • Enterprise Information Systems, Taylor & Francis
    2015–present: Reviewer 
  • European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier Science
    2004–present: Reviewer. 
  • Bentham E-books and E-books Series, Bentham Science Publishers
    2009–present: Reviewer. 


Professional
Society Memberships / Associações Profissionais:  

  • The Portuguese Engineering Association (OE), member no 32572.  
  • The Portuguese Association for Artificial Intelligence (APPIA), member no 341. 

                                                                                                                                     
Main Publications (2000-present) / Principais Publicações:                                           

Books and Edited Books / Livros e Edição de Livros:                                                                                       

  • Lopes, F. and  H. Coelho, Eds. (2018), Electricity Markets with Increasing Levels of Renewable Generation: Structure, Operation, Agent-based Simulation and Emerging Designs. Studies in Systems, Decision and Control 144. Springer International Publishing.  [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-74263-2]  [DRAFT.PDF] 
  • Lopes, F. and  H. Coelho, Eds. (2014),  Negotiation and Argumentation in Multi-Agent Systems:  Fundamentals, Theories, Systems and Applications, pp. 1-424, Bentham Science Publishers. [DOI: 10.2174/97816080582421140101[DRAFT.PDF]

                                                                                                                                                                                         Books (Conference Proceedings) / Livros (Atas de Conferências): 

  • J. Bajo et al., Eds. (2017),  Highlights of Practical Applications of Cyber-Physical Multi-agent Systems,  pp. 1-496,  Communications in Computer and Information Science Series, Vol. 722, Springer.  [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-60285-1]

  • J. Bajo et al., Eds. (2015),  Highlights of Practical Applications of Agents, Multi-Agent Systems, and Sustainability, pp. 1-422, Communications in Computer and Information Science Series,  Vol. 524, Springer.  [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-19033-4]
  • J. Corchado et al., Eds. (2014),  Highlights of Practical  Applications of Heterogeneous Multi-Agent Systems, pp. 1-388, Communications in Computer and Information Science Series, Vol. 430, Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated[DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-07767-3]

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Chapters in Books / Capítulos de Livros:  

  • Lopes, F. (2018), "Electricity Markets and Intelligent Agents. Part I: Market Architecture and Structure", In: Electricity Markets with Increasing Levels of Renewable Generation: Structure, Operation, Agent-based Simulation and Emerging Designs, Chapter 02, pp. 23-48, Springer International Publishing.  [DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-74263-2_2]
  • Lopes, F., H. Coelho (2018), "Electricity Markets and Intelligent Agents. Part II: Agent Architectures and Capabilities", In: Electricity Markets with Increasing Levels of Renewable Generation: Structure, Operation, Agent-based Simulation and Emerging Designs, Chapter 03, pp. 49-77, Springer International Publishing.   [DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-74263-2_3]
  • Lopes, F. (2018), "MATREM: An Agent-based Simulation Tool for Electricity Markets", In: Electricity Markets with Increasing Levels of Renewable Generation: Structure, Operation, Agent-based Simulation and Emerging Designs, Chapter 08, pp. 189-225, Springer International Publishing.   [DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-74263-2_8]
  • Lopes, F.. J. Sá, J. Santana (2018), "Renewable Generation, Support Policies and the Merit Order Effect: A Comprehensive Overview and the Case of Wind Power in Portugal", In: Electricity Markets with Increasing Levels of Renewable Generation: Structure, Operation, Agent-based Simulation and Emerging Designs, Chapter 09, pp. 227-263, Springer International Publishing.   [DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-74263-2_9]
  • Lopes, F.. H. Algarvio (2018), "Demand Response in Electricity Markets: An Overview and a Study of the Price-effect on the
    Iberian Daily Market", In: Electricity Markets with Increasing Levels of Renewable Generation: Structure, Operation, Agent-based Simulation and Emerging Designs, Chapter 10, pp. 265-303, Springer International Publishing.   [DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-74263-2_10]
  • Lopes, F., H. Algarvio and J. Sousa (2017), "Agent-based Simulation of Eletricity Markets: Risk Management and Contracts for Difference", In: Agent-based Modelling of Sustainable Behaviors, Chapter 10, pp. 207-225, Springer. [DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-46331-5_10]
  • Lopes, F. (2014), "Computational Negotiation", In: Negotiation and Argumentation in Multi-Agent Systems: Fundamentals, Theories, Systems and Applications ,  Chapter 3, pp. 48-81, Bentham Science Publishers. [DOI:10.2174/9781608058242114010005]


Edited Journal Special Issues / Edição de Números Especiais de Revistas:                        


 International Journal Articles  / Artigos em Revistas Internacionais:  

  • Algarvio, H., F. Lopes, J. Sousa, J. Lagarto (2017), "Multi-agent Electricity Markets: Retailer Portfolio Optimization Using Markowitz Theory", Electric Power Systems Research, 148, pp. 282-294.  [DOI:10.1016/j.epsr.2017.02.031]
  • Pinto, T., Z. Vale, I. Praça, E. J. Pires and  F. Lopes (2015),  "Decision Support for Energy   Contracts Negotiation with Game Theory and Adaptive Learning ", Energies, 8 (9), pp. 9817-9842. [DOI: 10.3390/en8099817]   [Paper: PDF]  eee   [DOI: 10.3390/en8099817]   [mmm [ [DOI: 10.3390/en8099817]    [DOI: 10.3390/en8099817]    
  •  Lopes, F. and H. Coelho (2010), "Negotiation and Argumentation in Artificial Intelligence", International Journal of Artificial Intelligence, 4 (S10), pp. 1-20.    [ISSN: 0974-0365]
  • Lopes, F. and H. Coelho (2010), "Strategic and Tactical Behaviour in Automated Negotiation", International Journal of Artificial Intelligence, 4 (S10), pp. 35-63. [ISSN: 0974-0365]    [DRAFT: PDF]     
  • Lopes, F., M. Wooldridge and A. Q. Novais (2008), "Negotiation Among Autonomous Computational Agents: Principles, Analysis and Challenges", Artificial Intelligence Review 29(1), pp. 1-44. [DOI: 10.1007/s10462-009-9107-8]
  • Lopes, F., N. Mamede, A. Q. Novais and H. Coelho (2002), "A Negotiation Model for Autonomous Computational Agents: Formal Description and Empirical Evaluation, Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems 12(3), pp. 195-212. [ISSN: 1064-1246 (Print) 1875-8967 (Online)]   [PAPER: PDF]


 National Journal Articles  / Artigos em Revistas Nacionais:  

  • Lopes, F., N. Mamede, A. Q. Novais and C. Rangel (1999), "Desenvolvimento de um Sistema Pericial para Análise de Falha em Permutadores de Calor Arrefecidos a Água", Ciência e Tecnologia dos Materiais, 11(1), pp. 24-40.
  • Lopes, F., N. Mamede, A. Q. Novais and C. Rangel (1997), "Sistema Pericial para Análise de Falha", Energia, 4(3), pp. 24-32.


 Highly Refereed Conference Papers  / Principais Artigos em Conferências:  

  • Sousa, F.,  F. Lopes and J. Santana (2015), "Contracts for Difference and Risk Management in Multi-agent Energy Markets", In: Advances in Practical Applications of Agents, Multi-Agent Systems, and Sustainability: The PAAMS Collection, pp. 155-164, Springer International Publishing (LNAI 9086).  [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-18944-4_13]
  • Algarvio, H., J. Viegas, F. Lopes, D. Amaro, A. Pronto and S. Lopes, F., H. Algarvio and J. Sousa (2015), "Electricity Usage Efficiency in Large Buildings: DSM Measures and Preliminary Simulations of DR Programs in a Public Library", In: Highlights of Practical Applications of Agents, Multi-Agent Systems, and Sustainability-The PAAMS Collection, pp. 249-259, Springer International Publishing (CCIS 524).  [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-19033-4_21]
  • Algarvio, H.,  F. Lopes and J. Santana (2015), "Bilateral Contracting in Multi-agent Energy Markets: Forward Contracts and Risk Management", In: Highlights of Practical Applications of Agents, Multi-Agent Systems, and Sustainability-The PAAMS Collection, pp. 260-269, Springer International Publishing (CCIS 524).  [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-19033-4_22]
  • Algarvio, H., F. Lopes and J. Santana  (2015), "Multi-agent Retail Energy Markets: Bilateral Contracts and Coalitions of end-use Customers", In: European Energy Market (EEM-15), pp. 1-5, IEEE.  [DOI: 10.1109/EEM.2015.7216750 
  • Lopes, F. H. Algarvio, J. Sousa, H. Coelho, T. Pinto., G. Santos, Z. Vale and I. Praça (2014), "Multi-agent Simulation of Bilateral Contracting in Competitive Electricity Markets", In: 25th Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA), pp. 131-135, IEEE Computer Society Press. [DOI: 10.1109/DEXA.2014.40]
  • Lopes, F. and H. Algarvio (2014), "Customer Load Strategies for Demand Response in Bilateral Contracting of Electricity", In: E-Commerce and Web Technologies (15th), pp. 153-164, Springer Verlag (LNBIP 188).   [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-10491-1_16]   
  • Lopes, F., H. Algarvio and J. Sousa (2014), "Bilateral Contracting in Multi-agent Energy Markets with Demand Response", In: Highlights of Practical Applications of Heterogeneous Multi-Agent Systems, pp. 285-296, Springer Verlag (CCIS 430).  [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-07767-3_26]
  • Algarvio, H. and F. Lopes (2014), "Risk Management and Bilateral Contracts in Multi-agent Electricity Markets", In: Highlights of Practical Applications of Heterogeneous Multi-Agent Systems, pp. 297-308, Springer Verlag (CCIS 430).  [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-07767-3_27]
  • Algarvio, H., F. Lopes, J. Sousa and J. Lagarto (2014), "Power Producers Trading Electricity in both Pools and Forward Markets", In: 25th Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA), pp. 139-143, IEEE Computer Society Press. [DOI: 10.1109/DEXA.2014.41] 
  • Algarvio, H., F. Lopes, J. Sousa and J. Lagarto (2014), "A Trader Portfolio Optimization of Bilateral Contracts in Retail Electricity Markets", In: 25th Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA), pp. 114-118, IEEE Computer Society Press. [DOI: 10.1109/DEXA.2014.37]
  • Tiago, P., G. Santos, Z. Vale, I. Praça, F. Lopes and H. Algarvio (2014), "Realistic Multi-agent Simulation of Competitive Electricity Markets", In: 25th Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA), pp. 109-113, IEEE Computer Society Press. [DOI: 10.1109/DEXA.2014.36]
  • Lopes, F., H. Algarvio and H. Coelho (2013), "Negotiating Hour-Wise Tariffs in Multi-Agent Electricity Markets", In: Holonic and Multi-Agent Systems for Manufacturing 13, pp. 246–256, Springer Verlag (LNAI 8062). [DOI:10.1007/978-3-642-40090-2]
  • Lopes, F., H. Algarvio and H. Coelho (2013), "Agent-Based Simulation of Retail Electricity Markets: Bilateral Trading Players", In: 24th Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA), pp. 189-193, IEEE Computer Society Press. [DOI: 10.1109/DEXA.2013.50]
  • Lopes, F., C. Ilco and J. Sousa (2013), "Bilateral Negotiation in Energy Markets: Strategies for Promoting Demand Response", In: European Energy Market (EEM-13), pp. 1-6, IEEE Computer Society Press.   [DOI:10.1109/EEM.2013.6607347]   
  • Lopes, F., H. Algarvio, C. Ilco and J. Sousa (2013), "Agent-Based Simulation of Retail Electricity Markets: Bilateral Contracting with Demand Response", In: 24th Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA), pp. 194-198, IEEE Computer Society Press. [DOI: 10.1109/DEXA.2013.51] 
  • Lopes, F., H. Algarvio and H. Coelho (2013), "Bilateral Contracting in Multi-agent Electricity Markets: Negotiation Strategies and a Case Study", In: European Energy Market (EEM-13), pp. 1-8, IEEE Computer Society Press.  [DOI:10.1109/EEM.2013.6607343]
  • Lopes, F. and H. Coelho (2012), "Concession Strategies for Negotiating Bilateral Contracts in Multi-Agent Electricity Markets", In: 23rd Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA), pp. 321-325, IEEE Computer Society Press. [DOI: 10.1109/DEXA.2012.24]  
  • Lopes, F., Tiago Rodrigues and Jorge Sousa (2012), "Negotiating Bilateral Contracts in Multi-Agent Electricity Markets: A Case Study", In: 23rd Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA), pp. 326-330, IEEE Computer Society Press. [DOI: 10.1109/DEXA.2012.77] 
  • Lopes, F. and H. Coelho (2011), "Multi-agent Negotiation in Electricity Markets", In: E-Commerce and Web  Technologies (12th), pp. 114-123, Springer Verlag (LNBIP 85). [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-23014-1_10] 
  • Lopes, F. and H. Coelho (2010), "Concession Behaviour in Automated Negotiation", In: E-Commerce and Web Technologies (11th), pp. 184-194, Springer Verlag (LNBIP 61). [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-15208-5_17]
  • Lopes, F. and H. Coelho (2010), "Bilateral Negotiation in a Multi-Agent Supply Chain System", In: E-Commerce and Web  Technologies (11th), pp. 195-206, Springer Verlag (LNBIP 61). [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-15208-5_18]
  • Lopes, F., A. Q. Novais and H. Coelho (2009), "Bilateral Negotiation in a Multi-Agent Energy Market", In: Emerging Intelligent Computing Technology and Applications, pp. 655-664, Springer Verlag (LNCS 5754). [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-04070-2_71
  • Lopes, F., A. Q. Novais and H. Coelho (2009), "Automated Bilateral Negotiation and Bargaining Impasse", In: Research and Development in Intelligent Systems, pp. 161-174, Springer Verlag[DOI: 10.1007/978-1-84882-171-2_12]  
  • Lopes, F., A. Q. Novais and H. Coelho (2009), "On the Empirical Evaluation of an Interdisciplinary Framework for Automated Negotiation", In: Holonic and Multi-Agent Systems for Manufacturing 09, pp. 92-101, Springer Verlag (LNAI 5696). [DOI:10.1007/978-3-642-03668-2_9]
  • Lopes, F., A. Q. Novais and H. Coelho (2008), "The Evolution of Negotiation an Impasse in Two-Party Multi-Issue Bargaining", In: Advances in Artificial Intelligence - IBERAMIA 08, pp. 213-222, Springer Verlag (LNAI 5290). [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-88309-8_22
  • Lopes, F., A. Q. Novais and H. Coelho (2008), "Towards an Interdisciplinary Framework for Automated Negotiation", In: E-Commerce and Web Technologies (9th), pp. 81-91, Springer Verlag (LNCS 5183).  [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-85717-4_9]
  • Lopes, F., A. Q. Novais and H. Coelho (2008), "Interdisciplinary Approach to Automated Negotiation: A Preliminary Report", In: European Conference on Modelling and Simulation (ECMS-08), pp. 118-122, European Council for Modelling and Simulation. [ISBN: 978-0-9553018-5-8]
  • Lopes, F., N. Mamede, A. Q. Novais and H. Coelho (2005), "Negotiation Among Autonomous Computational Agents: Experimental Evaluation of Integrative Strategies", In: 12th Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence, pp. 280-288, IEEE Computer Society Press. [DOI: 10.1109/EPIA.2005.341231]   
  • Lopes, F., N. Mamede, A. Q. Novais and H. Coelho (2004), "Negotiation Strategies for Autonomous Computational Agents", In: ECAI 16-European Conference on Artificial Intelligence, pp. 38-42, IOS Press.  [ECAI.PDF]
  • Lopes, F., N. Mamede, A. Q. Novais and H. Coelho (2002), "Negotiation Among Autonomous Computational Agents", In: Advances in Artificial Intelligence - Iberamia 2002, pp. 556-565, Springer Verlag (LNAI 2527).  [DOI:10.1007/3-540-36131-6_57
  • Lopes, F., N. Mamede, A. Q. Novais and H. Coelho (2002), "Negotiation in a Multi-Agent Supply Chain System", In: IFIP WG5.7 Workshop on Advanced Techniques in Production Planning and Control, pp. 153-168, Firenze University Press.  [ISBN: 88-8453-042-3]   
  • Lopes, F., N. Mamede, A. Q. Novais and H. Coelho (2001), "Negotiation Tactics for Autonomous Agents", In: 12th DEXA and INBOSA-2001, pp. 708-714, IEEE Computer Society Press. [DOI: 10.1109/DEXA.2001.953141
  • Lopes, F., N. Mamede, A. Q. Novais and H. Coelho (2000), "Towards a Generic Negotiation Model for Intentional Agents", In: 11th DEXA and ABIS-2000, pp. 433-439, IEEE Computer Society Press. [DOI:10.1109/DEXA.2000.875062 
  • Lopes, F., N. Mamede, H. Coelho and A. Q. Novais (2000), "A Negotiation Model for Intentional Agents", In: Multi-Agent Systems in Production (MAS-99), pp. 211-216, Pergamon. [ISBN: 0080436579 ] 


Invited International Plenary Lectures (2000–present)

  • September 2010:
    "Negotiation Technology", 11th International Conference on Electronic Commerce and Web Technologies, Bilbao, Spain 
     
  • September 2008 :
    "Automated Bilateral Negotiation and Bargaining Impasse", 3rd International Workshop on Flexible Database and Information System Technology, Turin, Italy .
  • May 2000:
    "Integrating Planning and Negotiation: A Control Architecture for Intentional Agents", 1st International Workshop on Agent-Based Simulation, Passau, Germany .


Research Grants:

  • National Science and Technology Foundation (FCT/FACC), Research Grant 08/5/1402, December 2008.
  • Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Research Grant 95128, September 2008.
  • National Science and Technology Foundation (FCT), Post-doctoral Grant SFRH/BPD/23921/2005, 2006.
  • Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation,  Research Grant, September 2000.
  • Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Research Grant, September 1996.