International Journal of Distributed Artificial Intelligence (IJDAI)

International Journal of Distributed Artificial Intelligence (IJDAI)

Formerly International Journal of Agent Technologies and Systems (IJATS)
Published: Semi-Annually |Established: 2018
ISSN: 2637-7888|EISSN: 2637-7896|DOI: 10.4018/IJDAI


The International Journal of Distributed Artificial Intelligence (IJDAI) focuses on all aspects of Artificial Intelligence (AI) systems, with an emphasis on Distributed Artificial Intelligence (DAI) as well as how to modify established learning techniques and create new learning paradigms to address the many challenges presented by complex real-world problems. Distributed Artificial Intelligence is a subfield of AI concerned with coordinated, concurrent action, decision making, and problem solving. The journal serves as an inclusive forum for discussion of theoretical and practical issues of DAI technologies and DAI systems while bringing together scientists from different areas of science as well as researchers from various fields studying similar concepts.

Topics Covered

  • Agent development environments
  • Agent languages
  • Agent models and architectures
  • Agent-based data mining
  • Agent-based modeling and simulation, tools, and cases
  • Agent-based social simulations
  • Agent-oriented software engineering
  • Agents in electronic business and virtual organizations
  • AI and evolutionary algorithms
  • Artificial Intelligence tools & applications
  • Artificial social systems
  • Automatic control
  • Bayesian methods
  • Bioinformatics applications
  • Combining multiple knowledge sources in an integrated intelligent system
  • Consensus system and control methods
  • Cooperative system
  • Developmental and cognitive agents
  • Distributed and intelligence information fusion
  • Distributed Artificial Intelligence algorithms and techniques
  • Distributed Artificial Intelligence and Applications
  • Distributed Computing
  • Distributed Decision Making
  • Distributed Problem Solving
  • Dynamics of cooperation systems
  • Emergent behavior in agents and agent societies
  • Emerging technologies
  • Ethical and legal issues pertaining to agency and multi-agent systems
  • Evaluation of Artificial Intelligence tools
  • Expert Systems
  • Flocking system and control
  • Formation Control
  • Graph theory of multi-agent system
  • Human-agent interaction, interface agents (agent-based user interfaces), and virtual humans
  • Hybrid Intelligent Systems
  • Information propagation and exchange in multi-agent systems
  • Integration of AI with other technologies
  • Intelligent agents
  • Intelligent databases
  • Inter-agent interaction
  • Knowledge management and ontologies
  • Learning in multi-agent systems
  • Multi-agent circuits & systems
  • Multi-robot systems
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Parallel computational system
  • Representation in agents modeling other agents and self
  • Representation of agents
  • Robot teams and Mechatronics
  • Social and organizational structure in agent societies
  • Software and pervasive agents

Mission and Scope

The mission of the International Journal of Distributed Artificial Intelligence (IJDAI) is to disseminate and discuss high quality research on Artificial Intelligence (AI) theory and application. It features innovative findings from various fields of science, engineering, and technology. IJDAI is an interdisciplinary journal that brings together researchers from academia, industry, and the government to discuss conceptual issues and implementation of issues using the AI approach in solving real-life problems. As a medium of communication among those researchers and practitioners with interest, the journal explores the benefits of the concepts, simulations, constructions, and applications of AI theories beyond disciplinary boundaries.

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief Emeritus
Saeed Balochian, Gonabad Branch, Islamic Azad University, Iran, Islamic Republic Of
Associate Editors
Fernando Barros, University of Coimbra, Portugal
James Braman, Community College of Baltimore County, United States
Rinkaj Goyal, GGS IP University, India
Haibin Zhu, Nipissing University, Canada


Prospective authors should note that only original and previously unpublished articles will be considered. INTERESTED AUTHORS MUST CONSULT THE JOURNAL’S GUIDELINES FOR MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSIONS at PRIOR TO SUBMISSION. All article submissions will be forwarded to at least 3 members of the Editorial Review Board of the journal for double-blind, peer review. Final decision regarding acceptance/revision/rejection will be based on the reviews received from the reviewers. Papers should ideally be between 8,000 - 10,000 words. All submissions must be forwarded electronically.

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