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holon

(ˈhəʊlən)
n
(Commerce) an autonomous self-reliant unit, esp in manufacturing
[C20: from holo- + -on]
hoˈlonic adj
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As such, this theory argues that what the first and second 'Grand Theories' label and contrast as subjectivity and intersubjectivity are, more accurately holonic expressions of a wider principle, relatedness.
The overall system architecture competitor for the web-like CNP-based job allocation within the concept of holonic manufacturing systems and a new algorithm was deployed for scheduling and the assignment of tasks to resources based on the ring structure [13].
Giret: Anemona: "A multi-agent methodology for holonic manufacturing systems", London, 2008, 214 s.
Bussmann, "An agent-oriented architecture for holonic manufacturing control," in Proceedings of the 1st Open Workshop on Intelligent Manufacturing Systems, pp.
For example, an autonomous multihuman simulation (Shao & Terzopoulos, 2007); a multilevel simulation with multi-agent holonic systems and scheduling engine Gaud et al, 2008).
2002): "Emergence of Holonic Enterprises from Multi-Agent Systems: A Fuzzy-Evolutionary Approach," in Soft Computing Agents: A New Perspective on Dynamic Information Systems, V.
An Analysis and Design Concept for Self-organization in Holonic Multi-agent Systems.
2012, Modelling of active holonic control systems for intelligent buildings, Automation in Construction 25: 20-33
Virtual Enterprise, Holonic enterprise, Future Generation of Manufacturing Systems, Lean Manufacturing, Agile Manufacturing [8,9,10],