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Dr Minghua He

Lecturer


Phone number
+44 (0)121 204 3469 

Email
m.he1@aston.ac.uk  

Room number
MB212B

Research interests 

  • Intelligent agent

  • Multi-agent Systems

  • Agent-based Computing

  • Automated Negotiation

  • Coalition Formation

Member of Editorial Board

  • International Journal of Agent Technologies and Systems.
  • International journal of Communication in Information Science and Management Engineering (CISME)

Program Committee

  • Program committee member for the Workshop on Agent-mediated Electronic Commerce, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012.
  • Program committee member of the International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART) 2012.
  • Program committee member of the Pacifc Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (PRICAI) 2012.
  • Program committee member of the International Conference on Autonomous Agent and Multi-agent Systems (AAMAS) 2008 and 2010.

Selected publications

Journal Articles

X. Luo, C. Miao, N. R. Jennings, M. He, Z. Shen and M. Zhang KEMNAD: A knowledge engineering methodology for negotiating agent development, Computational Intelligence, In press, COIN-OA-02-10-1289.R1., 2012.

X. Luo, C. Miao, J. H. Lee, H.F. Leung, N. R. Jennings, and M. He, Fuzzy tradeoff strategies and their acquisition for multi-attribute negotiation systems, Computational Intelligence, Accepted, 2011.

P. Li, X. Luo, X. Meng, C. Miao, M. He, A two-stage win-win multi-attribute negotiation model, Computational Intelligence, Accepted on 25 Oct 2011, COIN-OA-05-11-1511.R1.

2006, Minghua He, N. R. Jennings and A. Prugel-Bennett , A heuristic bidding strategy for buying multiple goods in multiple English auctions, ACM Trans on Internet Technology, 6(4), 465-496

2004, Minghua He and N. R. Jennings , Designing a successful trading agent: A Fuzzy Set Approach, IEEE Trans on Fuzzy Systems , 12 (3) , 389-410, 1063-6706

2003, Minghua He, H. Leung and N. R. Jennings , A fuzzy logic based bidding strategy for autonomous agents in continuous double auctions, IEEE Trans on Knowledge and Data Engineering, 15 (6), 1345-1363, 1041-4347

2003, Minghua He, N. R. Jennings and H. Leung , On agent-mediated electronic commerce, IEEE Trans on Knowledge and Data Engineering, 15 (4), 985-1003, 1041-4347

2003, Minghua He and N. R. Jennings , SouthamptonTAC: An adaptive autonomous trading agent, ACM Trans on Internet Technology , 3 (3), 218-235

1998, Minghua HE, Liming Guo and Yuhui Qiu, A Priority-based Meeting Scheduling Model, Computer Science, 4 (25), 56-58

Refereed conference papers

M. Chang and M. He AstonCAT-Plus: An efficient specialist for the TAC Market Design Tournament, Proc. 22nd International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, July, 2011..

M. Chang, M. He and X. Luo, Designing a successful adaptive agent for TAC Ad Auction. Proc. European conference on Artificial Intelligence. pp.587-592, 2010.

2006, Minghua He, A. Rogers, Xudong Luo and N. R. Jennings, Designing a Successful Trading Agent for Supply Chain Management, Proc. 5th Int. Conf. on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems, 8 May 2006, Hakodate, Japan, 1159-1166, ACM Press

2006, B. Blankenburg , Minghua He, M Klusch and N. R. Jennings , Risk-bounded formation of fuzzy coalitions among service agents, Proc. 10th Int. Workshop on Cooperative Information Agents, September 2006, Edinburgh, UK, 332-346

2006, Minghua He, A. Rogers, E. David and N. R. Jennings , Designing and evaluating an adaptive trading agent for supply chain management applications, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence of Agent Mediated Electronic CommerceVII, Vol, 3937, 171-186

2005, P. Vytelingum, R. K. Dash, Minghua He, and N. R. Jennings, A framework for designing strategies for trading agents, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence of Agent Mediated Electronic Commerce VII, Vol. 3937, 171-186

2005, Minghua He, A. Rogers, E. David and N. R. Jennings , Designing and evaluating an adaptive trading agent for supply chain management applications, IJCAI Workshop on Trading Agent Design and Analysis, Edinburgh, Scot, 35-42

2005, P. Vytelingum, R. K. Dash, Minghua He, and N. R. Jennings, A framework for designing strategies for trading agents, IJCAI Workshop on Trading Agent Design and Analysis, Edinburgh, Scotland, 7-13

2004, Minghua He, N. R. Jennings and A. Prugel-Bennett , An adaptive bidding agent for multiple English auctions: A neuro-fuzzy approach, IEEE Conf. on Fuzzy Systems, Budapest , Hungary 1519-1524., 1519-1524

2002, Minghua He and N. R. Jennings , SouthamptonTAC: Designing a successful trading agent, 15th European Conf. on AI (ECAI-2002), Lyon, France, 8-12.

Employable Graduates; Exploitable Research