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2014

[1]   Amedeo Cesta, Luca Coraci, Gabriella Cortellessa, Riccardo De Benedictis, Francesco Furfari, Andrea Orlandini, Filippo Palumbo, and Ales Stimec.  From Sensor Data to User Services in GiraffPlus.  In Ambient Assisted Living: Italian Forum 2013, Proceedings of the 4th Italian Forum on Ambient Assisted Living. Ancona, Italy, October 23-25 2013. Springer (to be published), 2014
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[2]   Bevilacqua, R., Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Macchione, A., Orlandini, A., Tiberio, L..  Telepresence robot at home: A long-term case study.  In Ambient Assisted Living: Italian Forum 2013, Proceedings of the 4th Italian Forum on Ambient Assisted Living. Ancona, Italy, October 23-25 2013. Springer (to be published), 2014
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[3]   Bensalem, S., Havelund, K. and Orlandini, A..  Verification and validation meet planning and scheduling.  In International Journal on Software Tools for Technology Transfer, 16(1) pp. 1-16. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2014
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2013

[1]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G. and De Benedictis, R..  .  In Knowl. Based Syst. (2013), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.knosys.2013.11.011. Online first December 4, 2013
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[2]   Orlandini, A., Bernardi, G., Cesta, A., Finzi, A..  Integrating Knowledge Engineering for Planning with Validation and Verification Tools.  In Proceedings of the XIII Conference of the Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence, Torino (Italy), December 4-6 2013. AI*IA 2013: Advances in Artificial Intelligence. Lecture Notes in Computer Science Volume 8249, pp 251-262, 2013
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[3]   Orlandini, A., Suriano, M., Cesta, A., Finzi, A..  A TGA-based Method for Safety Critical Plan Execution.  In Proceedings of the 5th Italian Workshop on Planning and Scheduling (IPS 2013), pp. 39-46. Turin, Italy, December 4th, 2013
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[4]   .  Toward a Test Environment for Autonomous Controllers.  In Proceedings of the 5th Italian Workshop on Planning and Scheduling (IPS 2013), pp. 3-10. Turin, Italy, December 4th, 2013
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[5]   Cortellessa, G.,Gerevini, A.,Magazzeni, D. and Serina, I..  Proceedings of the 5th Italian Workshop on Planning and Scheduling (IPS 2013).  In Turin (Italy), December 4, 2013
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[6]   Diaz, D., Cesta, A., Oddi, A., Rasconi, R., R-Moreno, M.D..  Efficient Energy Management for Autonomous Control in Rover Missions.  In IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine, vol.8, no.4, pp. 12-24, 2013
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[7]   Orlandini, A., Suriano, M., Cesta, A. and Finzi, A..  Controller Synthesis for Safety Critical Planning.  In Proceedings of the IEEE 25th International Conference on Tools with Artificial Intelligence (ICTAI 2013), pp. 306-313. Washington DC, USA, November 4-6, 2013. IEEE Computer Society, 2013
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[8]   Bacon, L., MacKinnon, L., Cesta, A., and Cortellessa, G..  Developing a smart environment for crisis management training.  In Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, 4(5), pp. 581-590. Springer, 2013, 2013
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[9]   Cesta, A., Coraci, L., Cortellessa, G., De Benedictis, R., Orlandini, A., Palumbo F. and Stimec, A..  End-to-End Personalized AAL Services for Elderly with Chronic Conditions (Abstract paper).  In , 2013
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[10]   Cortellessa, G., De Benedictis, R., Pagani, M..  Timeline-Based Planning for Engaging Training Experiences.  In Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling (ICAPS 2013). AAAI Press, pp. 371-379, 2013
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[11]   Carotenuto, L., Ceriello, A., Cesta, A., De Benedictis, R., Orlandini, A., Rasconi, R..  Planning and Scheduling Services to support facility management in the ISS.  In Proceedings of the 63rd International Astronautical Congress (IAC 2012), 1-5 October 2012, Naples, Italy, vol. 6, pp 4901-4913. Curran Associates, Inc., 2013
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[12]   Cesta, A., Coraci, L., Cortellessa, G., De Benedictis, R., Orlandini, A., Palumbo, F., Stimec, A..  Steps Toward End-to-End Personalized AAL Services.  In , 2013
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[13]   Kuijpers, E., Carotenuto, L., Malapert, J.C., Markov-Vetter, D., Melatti, I., Orlandini, A. and Pinchuk, R..  Collaboration on ISS experiment data and knowledge representation.  In Proceedings of the 63rd International Astronautical Congress (IAC 2012), 1-5 October 2012, Naples, Italy, vol. 12, pp 9589 - 9603. Curran Associates, Inc., 2013
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[14]   Tiberio, L., Cesta, A., Olivetti Belardinelli, M..  Psychophysiological Methods to Evaluate User's Response in Human Robot Interaction: A Review and Feasibility Study.  In Robotics 2(2), pp. 92-121. MDPI AG, 2013
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[15]   MacKinnon, L., Bacon, L., Cortellessa, G., Cesta, A..  Using Emotional Intelligence in Training Crisis Managers: The Pandora Approach.  In International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, 11(2). pp. 66-96, 2013
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[16]   Bisiani et al..  Fostering Social Interaction of Home-Bound Elderly People: The EasyReach System.  In Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Industrial, Engineering and Other Applications of Applied Intelligent Systems (IEA/AIE 2013), pp. 33-42, 2013
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[17]   Cesta, A., De Benedictis, R., Orlandini, A., Rasconi, R., Carotenuto, L., and Ceriello, A..  Integrating Planning and Scheduling in the ISS Fluid Science Laboratory Domain.  In Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Industrial, Engineering and Other Applications of Applied Intelligent Systems (IEA/AIE 2013), pp. 191-201, 2013
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[18]   Coradeschi, S. et al..  Giraffplus: Combining social interaction and long term monitoring for promoting independent living.  In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Human System Interaction (HSI), pp. 578-585. Sopot, Poland, June 6-8, 2013
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[19]   Bernardi, G., Cesta, A., Orlandini, A., Finzi, A..  A Knowledge Engineering Environment for P&S with Timelines.  In 23rd International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling. Proceedings of the Knowledge Engineering for Planning and Scheduling workshop (KEPS 2013), 2013
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[20]   Cesta, A., Orlandini, A. and Umbrico, A..  Toward a general purpose software environment for timeline-based planning.  In Proceedings of the 20th RCRA International Workshop on "Experimental Evaluation of Algorithms for solving problems with combinatorial explosion" (RCRA 2013). Rome (Italy), June 14-15, 2013
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[21]   Borrajo, D., Kambhampati, S., Oddi, A., Fratini, S..  Proceedings of the Twenty-Third International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling, ICAPS 2013.  In Rome, Italy, June 10-14, 2013
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[22]   Cesta, A., De Benedictis, R., Orlandini, A., Umbrico, A., Bernardi, G..  Integrating Planning and Scheduling Capabilities in a Space Robotics Domain.  In ASTRA 2013. Proc. of 12th Symposium on Advanced Space Technologies in Robotics and Automation. May 15-17 2013, Noordwijk, the Netherlands, 2013
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[23]   .  An AI Based Online Scheduling Controller for Highly Automated Production Systems.  In Proceedings of the 1st Conference on Robust Manufacturing Control (RoMaC-2012), Bremen, Germany, 18-20 June 2012, pp. 105-119. Springer Berlin, 2013
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[24]   De Benedictis, R., Cesta, A..  Timeline Planning in the J-TRE Environment.  In , 2013
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[25]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Orlandini, A., and Tiberio, L..  Evaluating Telepresence Robots in the Field.  In , 2013
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2012

[1]   Scherer, M. J., Federici, S., Tiberio, L., Pigliautile, M., Corradi, F., and Meloni, F..  ICF core set for Matching Older Adults with Dementia and Technology.  In Ageing International, vol. 37 (4), pp. 414-440. Springer, 2012
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[2]   Kuijpers, E., Carotenuto, L., Malapert, J.C., Markov-Vetter, D., Melatti, I., Orlandini, A. and Pinchuk, R..  Collaboration on ISS experiment data and knowledge representation (Technical Report NLR-TP-2012-347).  In National Aerospace Laboratory NLR, The Netherlands, October 31, 2012
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[3]   Tiberio, L., Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Padua, L., and Pellegrino, A. R..  Assessing affective response of older users to a telepresence robot using a combination of psychophysiological measures.  In IEEE RO-MAN 2012: The 21st IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication. pp. 833-838, IEEE, 2012
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[4]   Orlandini, A., Cesta, A., Finzi, A..  Using Validation and Verification Techniques for Robust Plan Execution.  In proc. of International Symposium on Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Automation in Space (i-SAIRAS 2012). 4-6 September 2012, Turin, Italy, 2012
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[5]   Cesta, A., Fratini, S., Orlandini, A., Rasconi, R..  Continuous Planning and Execution with Timelines.  In proc. of International Symposium on Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Automation in Space (i-SAIRAS 2012). 4-6 September 2012, Turin, Italy, 2012
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[6]   Diaz, D., Rodriguez-Moreno, M. D., Cesta, A., Oddi, A., Rasconi, R..  An integrated Constraint-based, power Aware control system for Autonomous rover Mission operations.  In proc. of International Symposium on Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Automation in Space (i-SAIRAS 2012). 4-6 September 2012, Turin, Italy, 2012
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[7]   .  Closed-loop Production and Automation Schedule Execution in RMSs under Uncertain Environmental Conditions.  In , 2012
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[8]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Orlandini, A., Tiberio, L..  Into the Wild: Pushing a Telepresence Robot Outside the Lab.  In Proc. of Social Robotic Telepresence Workshop at Ro-Man 2012 (SRT 2012), Sept 9 2012, pp. 7-14, Paris, France, 2012
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[9]   Bacon, L., Cesta, A., Coraci, L., Cortellessa, G., De Benedictis, R., Grilli, S., Polutnik, J., and Strickland, K..  Training Crisis Managers with PANDORA.  In ECAI-12. Proceedings of the 20th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence. Montpellier, France, pp. 1001-1002, 2012
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[10]   Oddi, A., Rasconi, R., Cesta, A., and Smith, S. F..  Iterative Improvement Algorithms for the Blocking Job Shop.  In ICAPS 2012. Twenty-Second International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling, pp. 199-206. AAAI Press, 2012
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[11]   .  Constraint-based Scheduling for Closed-loop Production Control in RMSs.  In SPARK 2012. Proceedings of the Scheduling and Planning Application Workshop at ICAPS 2012, pp.17-23, June 26 2012, Atibaia, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2012
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[12]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Orlandini, A., Tiberio, L..  Robot di telepresenza e operatori socio-sanitari: una indagine esplorativa (in Italian).  In AAL in Italia - Primo Libro Bianco, pp. 74-78, TG Book Editore, 2012
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[13]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Fracasso, F., Orlandini, A., Turno, M..  .  In AAL in Italia - Primo Libro Bianco, pp. 89-94, TG Book Editore, 2012
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[14]   Bisiani, R. et al..  EasyReach: un sistema per agevolare la socializzazione a distanza tra utenti anziani pre digital-divide (in Italian).  In AAL in Italia - Primo Libro Bianco, pp. 183-185, TG Book Editore, 2012
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[15]   Pigliautile, M., Tiberio, L., Mecocci, P., Federici, S..  The Geriatrician.  In S. Federici and M. J. Scherer (Eds.), Assistive Technology Assessment Handbook (pp. 269-299). Boca Raton, FL, US: CRC Press, 2012
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[16]   Scopelliti, M., Giuliani, M.V., Tiberio, L., Cortellessa, G., Pecora, F., and Cesta, A.  Supporti Cognitivi Domestici per gli Anziani: Rappresentazioni, Valutazione, Accettabilita' (in Italian).  In In-Cognito, Cahiers Romans de Sciences Cognitives, 4(1-2), pp. 179-197, 2012
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[17]   De Benedictis, R., Cesta, A..  New Reasoning for Timeline Based Planning. An Introduction to J-TRE and its Features.  In 4th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART 2012). Vilamoura, Algarve, Portugal. 6-8 February 2012, pp. 144-153. SciTePress, 2012
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[18]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Orlandini, A., Tiberio, L..  Addressing the Long-Term Evaluation of a Telepresence Robot for the Elderly.  In 4th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART 2012). Vilamoura, Algarve, Portugal. 6-8 February 2012, pp. 652-663. SciTePress, 2012
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2011

[1]   Orlandini, A., Finzi, A., Cesta, A., and Fratini., S..  TGA-Based Controllers for Flexible Plan Execution.  In proc. of "KI 2011: Advances in Artificial Intelligence, 34th Annual German Conference on AI", Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 7006. pp 233-245, 2011
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[2]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Fratini, S., Oddi, A., and Bernardi, G..  Deploying Interactive Mission Planning Tools - Experiences and Lessons Learned.  In Journal of Advanced Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Informatics, vol. 15 (8) pp. 1149 - 1158. Fuji Press, 2011
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[3]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., De Benedictis, R., Strickland, K..  Using Planning to Train Crisis Decision Makers.  In proc. of "AI*IA 2011: Artificial Intelligence Around Man and Beyond - XII International Conference of the Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence", Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 6934. pp 336-347, 2011
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[4]   Carpanzano, E., Cesta, A., Orlandini, A., Rasconi, R., and Valente, A..  Closed-loop production and automation scheduling in RMSs.  In ETFA 2011. The IEEE 16th Conference on Emerging Technologies & Factory Automation. IEEE, 2011
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[5]   Cesta, A., Fratini, S., Rasconi, R., and Orlandini, A..  A Planning and Scheduling Service for the ULISSE Platform.  In , 2011
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[6]   Diaz, D., Rodriguez-Moreno, M. D., Cesta, A., Oddi, A., Rasconi, R..  Toward a CSP-Based Approach for Energy Management in Rovers.  In , 2011
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[7]   Oddi, A., Rasconi, R., Cesta, A., and Smith, S. F..  Solving Job Shop Scheduling with Setup Times through Constraint-based Iterative Sampling: an Experimental Analysis.  In Annals of Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence, vol. 62 (3-4), pp. 371-402. Springer, 2011
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[8]   Oddi, A., Rasconi, R., Cesta, A., and Smith, S. F..  Iterative Flattening Search for the Flexible Job Shop Scheduling Problem.  In IJCAI 2011. Proceedings of the 22nd International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, vol. 3, pp. 1991-1996. AAAI Press, 2011
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[9]   Diaz, D., Rodriguez-Moreno, M. D., Cesta, A., Oddi, A., Rasconi, R..  Scheduling a Single Robot in a Job-Shop Environment through Precedence Constraint Posting.  In IEA/AIE 2011. Proceedings of the Twenty-fourth International Conference on Industrial, Engineering and Other Applications of Applied Intelligent Systems. Lecture Notes on Computer Science N.6704(2), pp. 216-225. Springer, 2011
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[10]   Cortellessa, G., D'Amico, R., Pagani, M., Tiberio, L., De Benedictis, R., Bernardi, G., Cesta, A..  Modeling Users of Crisis Training Environments by Integrating Psychological and Physiological Data.  In IEA/AIE 2011. Proceedings of the Twenty-fourth International Conference on Industrial, Engineering and Other Applications of Applied Intelligent Systems. Lecture Notes on Computer Science N.6704(2), pp. 79-88. Springer, 2011
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[11]   Oddi, A., Rasconi, R., Cesta, A., Smith, S. F..  Job Shop Scheduling with Routing Flexibility and Sequence-Dependent Setup Times.  In RCRA 2011. 18th RCRA International Workshop on Experimental evaluation of algorithms for solving problems with combinatorial explosion, pp. 96-110. 17-18 July, Barcelona, Spain, 2011
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[12]   Dastbaz, M., Cesta, A..  Simulations for Crisis Management - PANDORA's Box.  In B. Akhgar, S. Yates (Eds), Intelligence Management, Springer, London, pp.111-131, 2011
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[13]   Cesta, A., Fratini, S., Orlandini, A., Rasconi, R..  Supporting Increment Planning Processes within the ULISSE Framework.  In IWPSS 2011. Proc. of 7th International Workshop on Planning and Scheduling for Space. June 8-11 2011, Darmstadt, Germany, 2011
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[14]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G..  .  In IWPSS 2011. Proc. of 7th International Workshop on Planning and Scheduling for Space. June 8-11 2011, Darmstadt, Germany, 2011
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[15]   Orlandini, A., Finzi, A., Cesta, A., Fratini, S..  Generating Controllers for Flexible Plan Execution: a TGA approach.  In VVPS-11. Printed Notes of ICAPS Workshop on Validation and Verification of Planning and Scheduling Systems. June 13 2011, Freiburg, Germany., 2011
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[16]   Oddi, A., Rasconi, R., Cesta, A., Smith, S. F..  Applying Iterative Flattening Search to the Job Shop Scheduling Problem with Alternative Resources and Sequence Dependent Setup Times.  In COPLAS 2011. Proc. of the Workshop on Constraint Satisfaction Techniques for Planning and Scheduling Problems. June 13, Freiburg, Germany, 2011
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[17]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., De Benedictis, R. and Strickland, K..  Opening the PANDORA-BOX: Planning and Executing Timelines in a Training Environment.  In SPARK-11. Proceedings of the Scheduling and Planning Application Workshop at ICAPS-11, pp.15-22, June 13 2011, Freiburg, Germany, 2011
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[18]   Bernardi, G., Cesta, A., Coraci, L., Cortellessa, G., De Benedictis, R., Mohier, F., Polutnik, J. and Vuk, M..  .  In Proc. of the System Demonstrations at ICAPS 2011, pp.10-13. June 14, Freiburg, Germany, 2011
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[19]   Pezzulo, G., Baldassarre, G., Cesta, A., and Nolfi, S..  Research on Cognitive Robotics at the Institute of Cognitive Sciences and Technologies, National Research Council of Italy.  In Cognitive Processing, vol. 12 pp. 367 - 374. Springer, 2011
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[20]   Fratini, S., Cesta, A., Orlandini, A., Rasconi, R., De Benedictis, R..  APSI-based Deliberation in Goal Oriented Autonomous Controllers.  In ASTRA 2011. Proc. of 11th Symposium on Advanced Space Technologies in Robotics and Automation. April 12-14 2011, Noordwijk, the Netherlands, 2011
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[21]   Diaz, D., Rodriguez-Moreno, M. D., Cesta, A., Oddi, A., Rasconi, R..  Applying AI action scheduling to ESA's space robotics.  In ASTRA 2011. Proc. of 11th Symposium on Advanced Space Technologies in Robotics and Automation. April 12-14 2011, Noordwijk, the Netherlands, 2011
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[22]   Cesta, A., Finzi, A., Fratini, S., Orlandini, A., Tronci, E..  Enriching APSI with Validation Capabilities: the KEEN environment and its use in Robotics.  In ASTRA 2011. Proc. of 11th Symposium on Advanced Space Technologies in Robotics and Automation. April 12-14 2011, Noordwijk, the Netherlands, 2011
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[23]   Ceballos, A., et al..  A Goal-Oriented Autonomous Controller for Space Exploration.  In ASTRA 2011. Proc. of 11th Symposium on Advanced Space Technologies in Robotics and Automation. April 12-14 2011, Noordwijk, the Netherlands, 2011
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[24]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., De Benedictis, R. and Strickland, K.  Training Crisis Managers in Strategic Decision-Making.  In ERCIM News, N. 85:47-48, 2011
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[25]   Tiberio, L., Padua, L., Pellegrino, A. R., Aprile, I., Cortellessa, G., Cesta, A..  .  In Proc. of the HRI 2011 Workshop on Social Robotic Telepresence, pp. 23-28. March 6 2011, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2011
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[26]   Coradeschi, S., Kristoffersson, A., Loutfi, A., Von Rump, S., Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Gonzalez, J..  Towards a Methodology for Longitudinal Evaluation of Social Robotic Telepresence for Elderly.  In Proc. of the HRI 2011 Workshop on Social Robotic Telepresence, pp. 23-28. March 6 2011, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2011
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[27]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Rasconi, R., Pecora, F., Scopelliti, M., Tiberio, L.  Monitoring Elderly People with the RoboCare Domestic Environment: Interaction Synthesis and User Evaluation.  In Computational Intelligence, 27 (1) 60-82, 2011
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[28]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Fratini, S., and Oddi, A.  MrSPOCK: Steps in Developing an End-to-End Space Application.  In Computational Intelligence, 27 (1) 83-102, 2011
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[29]   Cesta, A., Finzi, A., Fratini, S., Orlandini, A., Tronci, E.  Flexible Plan Verification: Feasibility Results.  In Fundamenta Informaticae, 107(2-3): 111-137, 2011
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[30]   Wang, X., Policella, N., Smith, S.F., Oddi, A..  Constraint-based Methods for Scheduling Discretionary Services.  In AI Communications, 24(1): 51-73, 2011
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[31]   Tiberio, L., Scopelliti, M., Giuliani, M.V.  Attitudes toward Intelligent Technologies: Elderly People and Caregivers in Nursing Homes.  In , 2011
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[32]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., and Tiberio, L.  Long-term Evaluation of a Mobile Remote Presence Robot for the Elderly.  In ERCIM News, Special Theme: Intelligent and Cognitive Systems, N. 84:20-21, 2011
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[33]   Celino, I., Dell'Aglio, D., De Benedictis, R., Grilli, S., Cesta, A.  Ontologies, rules and linked data to support Crisis Managers Training.  In IEEE Learning Technology Newsletter,13(1): 3-6, 2011
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2010

[1]   Oddi, A., Rasconi, R., Cesta, A., and Smith, S.F.  Exploiting Iterative Flattening Search to Solve Job Shop Scheduling Problems with Setup Times.  In PlanSIG-10. Brescia, Italy, December 1-2, 2010
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[2]   Orlandini, A., Finzi, A., Cesta, A., Fratini, S. and Tronci, E.  Formal Methods for Plan-based Robot Autonomy: A Case Study.  In PlanSIG-10. Brescia, Italy, December 1-2, 2010
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[3]   Cesta, A., Coradeschi, S., Cortellessa, G., Gonzalez, J., Tiberio, L, and Von Rump, S.  Enabling Social Interaction Through Embodiment in ExCITE.  In ForItAAL. Second Italian Forum on Ambient Assisted Living, Trento, Italy, October 5-7, 2010
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[4]   Cesta, A., Finzi, A., Fratini, S., Orlandini, A., Tronci, E.  Validation and Verification Issues in a Timeline-Based Planning System.  In Knowledge Engineering Review, 25(3): 299-318, 2010
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[5]   Cesta, A., Finzi, A., Fratini, S., Orlandini, A., Tronci, E.  Analyzing Flexible Timeline-based Plans.  In ECAI-10. Proceedings of the 19th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence. Lisbon, Portugal, August, pp. 471-476, 2010
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[6]   Oddi, A., Rasconi, R., Cesta, A.  Project Scheduling as a Disjunctive Temporal Problem.  In ECAI-10, Proceedings of the 19th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence, (Poster paper), pp. 967-468, 2010
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[7]   Cesta, A, Cortellessa, G., Fratini, S., Oddi, A., and Bernardi, G.  Deploying Interactive Mission Planning Tools - Experiences and Lessons Learned.  In i-SAIRAS-10. Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium in Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Automation in Space, Sapporo, Japan, August 29-September 1, 2010
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[8]   Cesta, A, and Cortellessa, G.  Pursuing Interactivity in Mission Planning Support - A Retrospective View.  In i-SAIRAS-10. Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium in Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Automation in Space, Sapporo, Japan, August 29-September 1, 2010
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[9]   Cesta, A., Ocon, J., Rasconi, R. and Sanchez Montero, A. M.  Injecting On-Board Autonomy in a Multi-Agent System for Space Service Providing.  In Garcia-Pedrajas et al. (Eds): IEA-AIE 2010. Part I. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) 6096, pp. 154-163, 2010
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[10]   Oddi, A., Rasconi, R., Cesta, A., Smith, S.F.  Job Shop Scheduling with Setup Times: Exploring the Applicability of a Constraint-based Iterative Sampling Approach.  In , 2010
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[11]   Cesta, A., Finzi, A., Fratini, S., Orlandini, A., and Tronci, E.  Validating Timeline-based Plans for Robots: Current Results.  In DRHE-10. The Seventh IARP Workshop on Technical Challenges for Dependable Robots in Human Environments (Abstract Only), Toulouse, France, June 16-17, 2010
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[12]   Bistarelli, S., Cesta, A., Dovier, A., Gabbrielli, M. and Rossi, F.   Innovative and Multi-disciplinary Approaches for Constraint and Preference Reasoning (a MIUR PRIN Research Project).  In Special Session RiCeRcA 2010 at RCRA-10, Bologna, Italy, June 10, 2010
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[13]   Oddi, A., Rasconi, R., Cesta, A.  Casting Project Scheduling with Time Windows as a DTP.  In , 2010
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[14]   Cesta, A., Finzi, A., Fratini, S., Orlandini, A., and Tronci, E.  How Hard is Verifying Flexible Temporal Plans for the Remote Space Agent?.  In KEPS-10. ICAPS Workshop on Knowledge Engineering for Planning and Scheduling, Toronto, Canada, May, 2010
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[15]   Cesta, A., Ocon, J., Rasconi, R. and Sanchez Montero, A.M.  Simulating On-Board Autonomy in a Multi-Agent System with Planning and Scheduling.  In SPARK-10. Scheduling and Planning Applications woRKshop at ICAPS, Toronto, Canada, May, 2010
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[16]   Bartak, R., Fratini, S. and McCluskey, L.  The Third Competition on Knowledge Engineering for Planning and Scheduling.  In AI Magazine, 31(1):95-98, 2010
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[17]   Ocon, J., Rivero, E., Sanchez Montero, A. M., Cesta, A., and Rasconi, R.  Multi-agent Frameworks for Space Applications.  In SpaceOps-10. Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Space Operations, Huntsville, Alabama, April 25-30, 2010
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[18]   Coradeschi, S., Cesta, A., Gonzalez, J., Loutfi, A., Von Rump, S.  ExCITE: Enabling Social Interaction through Embodiment.  In AALIANCE Conference, Malaga, Spain, March 11-12, 2010
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[19]   Bartak, R., Cesta, A., McCluskey, L., and Salido, M.E.  Preface to Special Issue on Planning and Scheduling.  In Knowledge Engineering Review, 25(3): 247-248, 2010
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[20]   Oddi, A., Policella, N., Cesta, A., and Smith, S.F.  Iterative Flattening Search for Resource Constrained Scheduling.  In Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 21(1):17-30, 2010
[bib]  [abstract]
[21]   Rasconi, R., Cesta, A., and Policella, N..  Validating Scheduling Approaches Against Executional Uncertainty.  In Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 21(1):49-64, 2010
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2009

[1]   Cesta, A., Finzi, A., Fratini, S., Orlandini, A., and Tronci, E.  Flexible Plan Verification: Feasibility Results.  In RCRA-09. 16th RCRA International Workshop on "Experimental evaluation of algorithms for solving problems with combinatorial explosion". Reggio Emilia, Italy, 11-12 December, 2009
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[2]   N. Policella, H. Oliveira, A. Donati, and T. Siili.  SOHO's Keyhole Periods Problem: Definition and a Solving Model.  In Proceedings of the European Air and Space Conference, CEAS 2009, Manchester, UK, 26-29 October, 2009
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[3]   Gerevini, A., Howe, A., Cesta, A., and Refanidis, I.  ICAPS 2009. Proceedings of the 19th Int. Conf. on Automated Planning and Scheduling.  In AAAI Press, 2009
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[4]   Oddi, A. and Rasconi, R..  Solving Resource-Constrained Project Scheduling Problems with Time-Windows Using Iterative Improvement Algorithms.  In ICAPS-09, Proceedings of the 19th Int. Conf. on Automated Planning and Scheduling, 2009
[bib]  [abstract]
[5]   Cesta, A., Finzi, A., Fratini, S., Orlandini, A., and Tronci, E.  Flexible Timeline-Based Plan Verification.  In B. Mertsching, M. Hund, M. Zaheer Aziz (Eds.): KI 2009. Advances in Artificial Intelligence. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 5803. pp. 49-56. Springer, 2009
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[6]   Cesta, A., Finzi, A., Fratini, S., Orlandini, A., and Tronci, E.  Verifying Flexible Timeline-Based Plans.  In VVPS-09. Workshop on Verification and Validation of Planning and Scheduling Systems at ICAPS, Thessaloniki, Greece, September, 2009
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[7]   Oddi, A., Rasconi, R., Cesta, A., and Smith, S.F.  Iterative-Sampling Search for Job Shop Scheduling with Setup Times.  In COPLAS-09. Workshop on Constraint Satisfaction Techniques for Planning and Scheduling Problems at ICAPS, Thessaloniki, Greece, September, 2009
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[8]   Bernardi, G., Cesta, A., and Cortellessa, G.  Deploying RAXEM2: Planning Improvements in Daily Work Practice.  In SPARK-09. Scheduling and Planning Applications woRKshop at ICAPS, Thessaloniki, Greece, September, 2009
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[9]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Fratini, S. Oddi, A., and Rasconi, R.  The APSI Framework: a Planning and Scheduling Software Development Environment.  In Working Notes of the ICAPS-09 Application Showcase Program, Thessaloniki, Greece, September, 2009
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[10]   Oddi, A., Fages, F., Rossi, F. (Eds).  Recent Advances in Constraints.  In Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) N.5655, 2009
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[11]   Oddi, A., and Rasconi, R.  Iterative Flattening Search on RCPSP/max Problems: Recent Developments.  In A. Oddi, F. Fages and F. Rossi (Eds.): Recent Advances in Constraints, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) N.5655, pp. 99-115, Springer, 2009
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[12]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Fratini, S. and Oddi, A.  Developing an End-to-End Planning Application from a Timeline Representation Framework.  In IAAI-09. Proceedings of the 21st Innovative Applications of Artificial Intelligence, 2009
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[13]   A. Cesta, S. Fratini, A. Donati, H. Oliveira, and N. Policella.  Rapid Prototyping of Planning & Scheduling Tools.  In SMC-IT 2009. Third IEEE International Conference on Space Mission Challenges for Information Technology. pp. 43-50. IEEE Press, Los Alamitos, CA, 2009
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[14]   Nicola Policella, Henrique Oliveira, and Tero Siili.  SKEYP: AI Applied to SOHO Keyhole Operations.  In Third IEEE International Conference on Space Mission Challenges for Information Technology, 2009. SMC-IT 2009, Pasadena, USA, 19-23 July, 2009
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[15]   Bernardi, G., Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G.  Integrating Software Technologies in RAXEM - AI Meets Information Technology.  In SMC-IT 2009. Third IEEE International Conference on Space Mission Challenges for Information Technology. pp. 43-50. IEEE Press, Los Alamitos, CA, 2009
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[16]   Policella, N., Oliveira, H, and Siili T.  Managing SOHO's Keyhole Periods: Problem Definition and Solving Model.  In Proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on Planning and Scheduling for Space, IWPSS-09, 2009
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[17]   Rabenau, E., Donati, A., Denis, M., Policella, N., Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Oddi, A., Fratini, S., and Bernardi, G.  The RAXEM Tool on Mars Express - Uplink Planning Optimisation and Scheduling Using AI Constraint Resolution.  In IWPSS-09, 6th International Workshop on Planning and Scheduling for Space, Pasadena, CA, July, 2009
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[18]   .  Advanced Planning and Scheduling Initiative: MrSPOCK AIMS for XMAS.  In IJCAI Workshop on AI for Space. Pasadena, CA, (also poster session at IWPSS-09, 6th International Workshop on Planning and Scheduling for Space, and communication at ESAW-09, European Ground System Architecture Workshop), 2009
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[19]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Fratini, S., and Oddi, A.  MrSPOCK: a Long-term Planning Tool for MARS EXPRESS.  In IWPSS-09, 6th International Workshop on Planning and Scheduling for Space, Pasadena, CA, 2009
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[20]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., and Tiberio, L.  Caring of Old People: Features of Cognitive Technologies Development.  In AITAmI-09. 4th International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence Techniques for Ambient Intelligence (appears in M. Schneider et al. (Eds), Workshops Proceedings of the 5th Int. Conf. on Intelligent Environments, pp. 169-176. IOS Press), 2009
[bib]  [abstract]
[21]   Policella, N., Cesta, A., Oddi, A. and Smith, S.F.  Solve-and-Robustify. Synthesizing Partial Order Schedules by Chaining.  In Journal of Scheduling, 12(3):299-314, 2009
[bib]  [abstract]
[22]   Sasaki, J., Yamada, K., Tanaka, M., Fujita, H., Pisanelli, D.M., Rasconi, R., Tiberio, L., and De Lazzari, C.  Improving Safety and Healthy Life of Elderly People: Italian and Japanese Experiences.  In SoMeT 2009: 585-598, IOS Press, 2009
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[23]   Cortellessa, G., Cesta, A. and Oddi, A.  Human-Machine Cooperation in Space Environments.  In Codignola, L.; Schrogl, K.U. (Eds.), Humans in Outer Space - Interdisciplinary Odysseys, Springer Studies in Space Policy, Vol.1, pp. 135-147, 2009
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2008

[1]   Cesta, A and Fratini, S.  The Timeline Representation Framework as a Planning and Scheduling Software Development Environment.  In PlanSIG-08. Proceedings of the 27th Workshop of the UK Planning and Scheduling Special Interest Group, Edinburgh, UK, December 11-12, 2008
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[2]   Fratini, S., Pecora, F., and Cesta, A.  Unifying Planning and Scheduling as Timelines in a Component-Based Perspective.  In Archives of Control Sciences, 18(2):231-271, 2008
[bib]  [abstract]
[3]   Cortellessa, G., Scopelliti, M., Tiberio, L., Koch Svedberg, G., Loutfi, A. and Pecora, F.  A Cross-Cultural Evaluation of Domestic Assistive Robots.  In Proceedings of AAAI Fall Symposium on AI in Eldercare: New Solutions to Old Problems, November 7-9, Arlington, VA, USA, 2008
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[4]   R-Moreno, M. D., Kurien, J., and Cesta, A.  Innovative AI Technologies for Future ESA Missions.  In ASTRA-08. Proceedings of the 10th Workshop on Advanced Space Technologies for Robotics and Automation, ESA-ESTEC, November, 2008
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[5]   Cesta, A., Finzi, A., Fratini, S., Orlandini, A., and Tronci, E.  Merging Planning, Scheduling & Verification - A Preliminary Analysis.  In ASTRA-08. Proceedings of the 10th Workshop on Advanced Space Technologies for Robotics and Automation, ESA-ESTEC, November, 2008
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[6]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Fratini, S., and Oddi, A.  MrSPOCK: Generating a Planning System through a Timeline Representation Framework.  In ASTRA-08. Proceedings of the 10th Workshop on Advanced Space Technologies for Robotics and Automation, ESA-ESTEC, November, 2008
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[7]   Orlandini, A., and Rasconi, R.  .  In Media 2000 n.260, XXVI(8): 54-58, 2008
[bib]  [abstract]
[8]   Cesta, A., Iocchi, L., Leone, G. R., Nardi, D., Pecora, F., and Rasconi, R.  Robotic, Sensory and Problem-Solving Ingredients for the Future Home.  In , 2008
[bib]  [abstract]
[9]   Rasconi, R., Cortellessa, G., and Cesta, A.  Un sistema robotico integrato di supporto agli anziani (in Italian).  In Media 2000 n.259, XXVI(7): 56-61, 2008
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[10]   Cesta, A., Finzi, A., Fratini, S., Orlandini, A., Tronci, E.  Validation and Verification Issues in a Timeline-based Planning System.  In KEPS-08. ICAPS Workshop on Knowledge Engineering for Planning and Scheduling, Sidney, Australia, 2008
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[11]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Fratini, S. and Oddi, A.  Looking for MrSPOCK: Issues in Deploying a Space Application.  In SPARK-08. Scheduling and Planning Applications woRKshop at ICAPS, Sidney, Australia, 2008
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[12]   Oddi, A., Cesta, A., Policella, N., and Smith, S.F.  Combining Variants of Iterative Flattening Search.  In Journal of Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, 21(5):683-690, 2008
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[13]   Cesta, A. and Fakotakis, N. (Eds).  STAIRS 2008. Proceedings of the Fourth Starting AI Researchers.  In Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications. IOS Press, 2008
[bib]  [abstract]
[14]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Denis, M., Donati, A., Fratini, S., Oddi, A., Policella, N., Rabenau, E. and Schulster, J.  Continuous Plan Management Support for Space Missions: the RAXEM Case.  In PAIS/ECAI-08. Prestigious Applications on Intelligent Systems in Proceedings of the 18th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence, pp.703-707, 2008
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[15]   Cesta, A., Fratini, S., and Pecora, F.  Planning with Multiple-Components in OMPS.  In N.T. Nguyen et al. (Eds.): IEA/AIE 2008, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) N.5027, pp. 435-445, 2008
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[16]   Oddi, A., Cesta, A., Policella, N., and Smith, S.F.  Hybrid Variants for Iterative Flattening Search.  In L. Perron and M. Trick (Eds.): CPAIOR 2008, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) N.5015, pp. 355-360, Springer, 2008
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[17]   Donati, A., Policella, N., Cesta, A., Fratini, S., Oddi, A. Cortellessa, G., Pecora, F., Schulster, J., Rabenau, E., Niezette, M., Steel, R.  Science Operations Pre-Planning & Optimization using AI constraint-resolution - the APSI Case Study 1.  In SpaceOps-08. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Space Operations, Heidelberg, Germany, May 12-16, 2008
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[18]   Rabenau, E., Donati, A., Denis, M., Policella, N., Schulster, J., Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Fratini, S. and Oddi, A.  The RAXEM Tool on Mars Express - Uplink Planning Optimisation and Scheduling Using AI Constraint Resolution.  In SpaceOps-08. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Space Operations, Heidelberg, Germany, May 12-16, 2008
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[19]   Cortellessa, G., Cesta, A., Fratini, S., Oddi, A. and Policella, N.  User interaction with an AI tool: The RAXEM experience.  In Workshop on Usable Artificial Intelligence at CHI-08, Florence, Italy, April, 2008
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[20]   Cortellessa, G., Loutfi, A., and Pecora, F.  An on-going evaluation of domestic robots.  In Proc. of "Robotic Helpers: User Interaction, Interfaces and Companions in Assistive and Therapy Robotics", a Workshop at ACM/IEEE HRI 2008, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, (Technical Report 470 University of Hertfordshire, UK. pp. 87-91), March, 2008
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[21]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Giuliani, M.V., Pecora, F., Scopelliti, M., and Tiberio, L.  .  In In W.C. Mann (Ed.) Aging, Disability and Independence: Selected Papers from ICADI-08, pp.85-104. IOS Press, Amsterdam, 2008
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[22]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Denis, M., Donati, A., Fratini, S., Oddi, A., Policella, N., Rabenau, E. and Schulster, J.  RAXEM - Supporting Command Uplink in Mars Express.  In i-SAIRAS-08, Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium in Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Automation in Space, JPL, CA, February, 2008
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[23]   Cesta, A., Fratini, S., Oddi, A. and Pecora, F.  APSI Case#1: Pre-planning Science Operations in Mars Express.  In i-SAIRAS-08, Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium in Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Automation in Space, JPL, CA, February, 2008
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2007

[1]   Pecora, F. and Cesta, A.  DCOP for Smart Homes: a Case Study.  In Computational Intelligence, 23(4):395-419, 2007
[bib]  [abstract]
[2]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Giuliani, M.V., Pecora, F., Scopelliti, M., and Tiberio, L.  Psychological implications of domestic assistive technology for the elderly.  In PsychNology Journal, 5(3):229-252, 2007
[bib]  [abstract]
[3]   Cesta, A., Fratini, S., and Pecora, F.  A Multi-Component Framework for Planning and Scheduling Integration.  In PlanSIG-07. Proceedings of the 26th Workshop of the UK Planning and Scheduling Special Interest Group, Prague, Czech Republic, December, 2007
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[4]   Oddi, A., Cesta, A., Policella, N., and Smith, S.F.  Iterative Flattening Search for Multi-Capacity Scheduling Problems.  In CAEPIA 2007 Workshop on Planning, Scheduling and Constraint Satisfaction, Salamanca, Spain, 2007
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[5]   Cesta, A., Policella, N., and Rasconi, R.  Validating Scheduling Approaches against Executional Uncertainty.  In CAEPIA 2007 Workshop on Planning, Scheduling and Constraint Satisfaction, Salamanca, Spain, 2007
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[6]   Oddi, A. and Policella, N.  Improving Robustness of Spacecraft Downlink Schedules.  In IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics - Part C: Applications and Reviews, 37(5):887-896, 2007
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[7]   Policella, N., Cesta, A., Oddi, A. and Smith, S.F.  From Precedence Constraint Posting to Partial Order Schedules. A CSP Approach to Robust Scheduling.  In AI Communications, 20(3):163-180, 2007
[bib]  [abstract]
[8]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Giuliani, M., Pecora, F., Rasconi, R., Scopelliti, M., and Tiberio, T.  Proactive Assistive Technology: An Empirical Study.  In M. C. Calani Baranauskas, P. A. Palanque, J. Abascal, S. Diniz Junqueira Barbosa (Eds.): Human-Computer Interaction - INTERACT 2007. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) N.4662, pp. 255-268, Springer, 2007
[bib]  [abstract]
[9]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Fratini, S., Oddi, A. and Policella. N.  An Innovative Product for Space Mission Planning -- an a posteriori evaluation.  In ICAPS-07. Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling (Awarded as Best Application Paper), 2007
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[10]   Oddi, A., Cesta, A., Policella, N., and Smith, S.F.  Iterative Improvement Strategies for Multi-Capacity Scheduling Problems.  In COPLAS-07, CP/ICAPS Joint Workshop on Constraint Satisfaction Techniques for Planning and Scheduling Problems, Providence, RI, USA, September, 2007
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[11]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Giuliani, M.V., Pecora, F., Scopelliti, M., and Tiberio, L.  Caring About the User's View: The Joys and Sorrows of Experiments with People.  In ICAPS Workshop on Moving Planning and Scheduling Systems into the Real World, Providence, RI, USA, September, 2007
[bib]  [abstract]
[12]   Cesta, A., Policella, N., and Rasconi, R.  Analysis of a Benchmark Generator for the Reactive Scheduling Problem.  In SSC-07, ICAPS Workshop on Scheduling a Scheduling Competition, Providence, RI, USA, September, 2007
[bib]  [abstract]
[13]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Pecora, F., and Rasconi, R.  Coordinating Heterogeneous Agents to Synthesize Proactive Monitoring.  In ICAPS Workshop on Planning and Plan Execution for Real-World Systems, Providence, RI, USA, September, 2007
[bib]  [abstract]
[14]   Benedetti, M., Pecora, F., and Policella, N..  Anatomy of a Scheduling Competition.  In SSC-07, ICAPS Workshop on Scheduling a Scheduling Competition, Providence, RI, USA, September, 2007
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[15]   .  Planning the Operations of the Scientific Instruments of a Spacecraft on a Planetary Mission.  In SSC-07, ICAPS Workshop on Scheduling a Scheduling Competition, Providence, RI, USA, September, 2007
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[16]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Fratini, S., Oddi, A. and Policella. N.  MEXAR2 : a software tool for MARS EXPRESS data dumping activities.  In Working Notes of the ICAPS-07 Demo Program, Providence, RI, USA, September, 2007
[bib]  [abstract]
[17]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Denis, M., Donati, A., Fratini, S., Oddi, A., Policella, N., Rabenau, E. and Schulster, J.  MEXAR2: AI Solves Mission Planner Problems.  In IEEE Intelligent Systems, 22(4):12-19, 2007
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[18]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Pecora, F, and Rasconi, R.  Synthesizing Proactive Assistance with Heterogeneous Agents.  In R. Basili and M.T. Pazienza (Eds.): AI*IA 2007, LNAI 4733, pp. 495-506, 2007
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[19]   Oddi, A., Policella, N., Cesta, A., and Smith, S.F.  Boosting the Performance of Iterative Flattening Search.  In R. Basili and M.T. Pazienza (Eds.): AI*IA 2007, LNAI 4733, pp. 447-458, 2007
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[20]   Oddi, A., Policella, N., Cesta, A. and Smith, S. F.  Comparing Iterative Improvement Heuristics for Multi-Capacity Scheduling Problems.  In 14th RCRA Workshop on Experimental Evaluation of Algorithms for Solving Problems with Combinatorial Explosion, 2007
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[21]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Giuliani, M., Pecora, F., Scopelliti, M., and Tiberio, T.  Evaluating Proactive Support in RoboCare: The User's View.  In Selected paper at CHItaly 07 (5th Italian Symposium on Computer Human Interaction, Meeting of the Italian Chapter of ACM SigCHI), Padova, June, 28-30, 2007
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[22]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Pecora, F., and Rasconi, R.  Supporting Interaction in the RoboCare Intelligent Assistive Environment.  In Proceedings of AAAI Spring Symposium on Interaction Challenges for Intelligent Assistants (Awarded as Best Application Paper), 2007
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[23]   R-Moreno, M. D., Borrajo, D., Cesta, A., and Oddi, A.  Integrating Planning and Scheduling in Workflow Domains.  In Expert Systems with Applications, 33(2):389-406, 2007
[bib]  [abstract]
[24]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Fratini, S., Oddi, A., and Policella, N.  RAXEM: Toward a Systematic Approach to Support Mission Planning.  In Workshop on Artificial Intelligence for Space Applications at IJCAI-07, 2007
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[25]   Rabenau, E., Donati, A., Cesta, A., and Oddi, A.  AI infusion at ESA-ESOC: The user perspective on MEXAR2.  In Workshop on Artificial Intelligence for Space Applications at IJCAI-07 (Poster paper), 2007
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2006

[1]   R-Moreno, M. D., Oddi, A., Borrajo, D., and Cesta, A.  IPSS: a Hybrid Approach to Planning and Scheduling Integration.  In , 2006
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[2]   Cesta, A., Cortellessa, G., Fratini, S., Oddi, A. and Policella. N.  MEXAR2 - An Operational Tool for Continuous Support to Mission Planning.  In Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Planning and Scheduling for Space, IWPSS-06, 2006
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[3]   Rabenau, E., Cesta, A., Oddi, A., Donati, A., and Leaute, T.  Using and Artificial Intelligence Tool to Perform Data Downlink Planning as Part of the Mission Planning Activities of Mars Express.  In Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Planning and Scheduling for Space, IWPSS-06, 2006
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[4]   Cesta, A. and Milani, A.  Planning and Scheduling.  In Intelligenza Artificiale (Italian Journal on Artificial Intelligence), Special Issue for the 50th AI Anniversary, 3(1-2):35-41, 2006
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[5]   A. Cesta, G. Cortellessa, S. Fratini, A. Oddi, and N. Policella.  Software Companion. The MEXAR2 Support to Space Mission Planners.  In Proceedings of the 17th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence, ECAI-06, pp.622-626, 2006
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[6]   R. Rasconi, N. Policella, and A. Cesta.  Integrating Off-line and On-line Schedulers.  In Proceedings of the 17th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence, ECAI-06, pp.845-846 (Poster paper), 2006
[bib]  [abstract]
[7]   Cesta, A., Pecora, F., Rasconi, R., Iocchi, L., Leone, R., and Nardi, D..  Lucia: a Cognitive Robot in an Intelligent Environment.  In Workshop on Socially Assistive Robotics at Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS) (Poster paper), Philadelphia, PA, USA, 2006
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[8]   A. Cesta, G. Cortellessa, S. Fratini, A. Oddi, and N. Policella.  From Demo to Practice: the MEXAR Path to Space Operations.  In , 2006
[bib]  [abstract]
[9]   R. Rasconi, N. Policella and A. Cesta.  SEaM: Analyzing Schedule Executability through Simulation.  In , 2006
[bib]  [abstract]
[10]   A. Cesta, A. Oddi, G. Cortellessa, S. Fratini, and N. Policella.  AI Based Tools for Continuous Support to Mission Planning.  In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Space Operations (SpaceOps 06), 2006
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[11]   Cortellessa, G. and Cesta, A.  Evaluating Mixed-Initiative Systems: An Experimental Approach.  In ICAPS-06. Proceedings of the Sixteenth International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling, 172-181. Menlo Park, CA: AAAI Press, 2006
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[12]   S. Fratini and A. Cesta.  A Planning and Scheduling Tool to Automate and Support Mission Planning.  In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Space Operations (SpaceOps 06), 2006
[bib]  [abstract]
[13]   R. Rasconi, N. Policella and A. Cesta.  Fix the Schedule or Solve Again? Comparing Constraint-Based Approaches to Schedule Execution.  In COPLAS-06. Proceedings of the ICAPS Workshop on Constraint Satisfaction Techniques for Planning and Scheduling Problems, 2006
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[14]   Cesta, A., Policella, N., and Rasconi, R.  Integrating Off-line and On-line Scheduling Approaches.  In 2nd Workshop on Experimental Analysis and Benchmarks for AI Algorithms (AI*IA-RCRA - Working Group on Knowledge Representation and Automated Reasoning of the Italian Association of Artificial Intelligence), Udine, Italy, 2006
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[15]   Cesta, A., Pecora, F.  Robocare, un progetto pilota su tecnologie intelligenti per aiutare anziani in casa (in Italian).  In Media 2000 n.236, XXIV(4):79-82, 2006
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[16]   F. Pecora, P.J. Modi, and P. Scerri.  Reasoning About and Dynamically Posting n-ary Constraints in ADOPT.  In Proceedings of 7th Int. Workshop on Distributed Constraint Reasoning, at AAMAS, 2006
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[17]   F. Pecora, R. Rasconi, G. Cortellessa, and A. Cesta.  User-Oriented Problem Abstractions in Scheduling: Customization and Reuse in Scheduling Software Architectures.  In Innovations in Systems and Software Engineering, 2(1):1-16, 2006
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[18]   A. Cesta, G. Cortellessa, S. Fratini, A. Oddi, and N. Policella.  MEXAR2 Support to Space Mission Planners.  In ERCIM News, Special Theme: Space Exploration, N. 65:14-15 (<A HREF="http://www.ercim.org/publication/Ercim_News/enw65/" target=_blank>http://www.ercim.org/publication/Ercim_News/enw65/</A>), 2006
[bib]  [abstract]
[19]   A. Cesta and F. Pecora.  Integrating Intelligent Systems for Elder Care in RoboCare.  In W. C. Mann and A.Helal (Eds): Promoting Independence for Older Persons with Disabilities, IOS Press, pp. 65-73, 2006
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2005

[1]   Cesta, C., Cortellessa, G., Pecora, F. and Rasconi, R.  Exploiting Scheduling Techniques to Monitor the Execution of Domestic Activities.  In Intelligenza Artificiale (Italian Journal on Artificial Intelligence), 2(4):74-81, 2005
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[2]   G. Cortellessa and A. Cesta.  Towards a Reliable Evaluation of Mixed-Initiative Systems.  In Proceedings of AAAI Fall Symposium on Mixed-Initiative Problem-Solving Assistants, Arlington, VA, USA, November, 2005
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[3]   A. Cesta and F. Pecora.  The RoboCare Project: Intelligent Systems for Elder Care.  In Proceedings of the AAAI Fall Symposium on "Caring Machines: AI in Elder Care", Washington, DC (USA), 2005
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[4]   N. Policella and R. Rasconi.  Designing a Testset Generator for Reactive Scheduling.  In Intelligenza Artificiale (Italian Journal on Artificial Intelligence), 2(3):29-36, 2005
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[5]   N. Policella.  Scheduling with uncertainty: A proactive approach using Partial Order Schedules (Thesis Summary).  In AI Communications, Volume 18, Number 2, pp. 165 - 167, 2005
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[6]   N. Policella and R. Rasconi.  Looking for a common scheduling perturbations benchmark.  In Proceedings of the International Workshop on Constraint Solving under Change and Uncertainty at CP-05, Sitges, Spain, Ottobre, 2005
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[7]   G. Cortellessa, M. V. Giuliani, M. Scopelliti, A. Cesta.  Key Issues in Interactive Problem Solving: An Empirical Investigation on Users Attitude.  In , 2005
[bib]  [abstract]
[8]   N. Policella, A. Cesta, A. Oddi, and S.F. Smith.  Schedule Robustness through Broader Solve and Robustify Search for Partial Order Schedules.  In , 2005
[bib]  [abstract]
[9]   N. Policella, X. Wang, S.F. Smith, and A. Oddi.  Exploiting Temporal Flexibility to Obtain High Quality Schedules.  In Proceedings of the Twentieth National Conference on Artificial Intelligence, AAAI-05, 2005
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[10]   F. Pecora, A. Cesta.  Evaluating Plans through Restrictiveness and Resource Strength.  In Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Integrating Planning into Scheduling (WIPIS) at AAAI-05, Pittsburgh, USA, 2005
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[11]   S. Fratini and A. Cesta.  The Integration of Planning into Scheduling with OMP.  In Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Integrating Planning into Scheduling (WIPIS) at AAAI-05, Pittsburgh, USA, 2005
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[12]   A. Cesta, and S. Fratini.  Controlling Complex Physical Systems Through Planning and Scheduling Integration.  In , 2005
[bib]  [abstract]
[13]   N. Policella, A. Cesta, A. Oddi, and S.F. Smith.  Schedule robustness through Solve-and-Robustify: generating flexible schedules from different fixed-time solutions.  In Proceedings of the ICAPS Workshop on Constraint Programming for Planning and Scheduling, 2005
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[14]   N. Policella and R. Rasconi.  Testsets Generation for Reactive Scheduling.  In Workshop on Experimental Analysis and Benchmarks for AI Algorithms (AI*IA-RCRA Working group on Knowledge Representation and Automated Reasoning of the Italian Association of Artificial Intelligence), Ferrara, Italy, 2005
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[15]   F. Pecora, A. Cesta.  Restrictiveness vs Resource Efficiency in Loosely-Coupled Planning and Scheduling Integrations.  In Workshop on Experimental Analysis and Benchmarks for AI Algorithms (AI*IA-RCRA Working group on Knowledge Representation and Automated Reasoning of the Italian Association of Artificial Intelligence), Ferrara, Italy, 2005
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[16]   A. Cesta, G. Cortellessa, F. Pecora, R. Rasconi.  Intelligent Supervision for Ambient Intelligence: Customizing Scheduling Technology.  In Proceedings of the IEE Workshop on Intelligent Environments, University of Essex, Colchester, UK, 2005
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[17]   S. Fratini, A. Cesta and A. Oddi.  Extending a Scheduler with Causal Reasoning: a CSP Approach.  In Proceedings of the ICAPS Workshop on Constraint Programming for Planning and Scheduling, 2005
[bib]  [abstract]
[18]   S. Fratini.  Integrating Resource and Causal Reasoning: a CSP Approach.  In Proceedings of the ICAPS-05 Doctoral Consortium, 2005
[bib]  [abstract]
[19]   A. Oddi, N. Policella, A. Cesta and G. Cortellessa.  Constraint-Based Random Search for Solving Spacecraft Downlink Scheduling Problems.  In G. Kendall, E. Burke, S.Petrovic, M Gendreau (Eds), Multidisciplinary Scheduling: Theory and Applications (Springer), pp. 133-162, 2005
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[20]   M. Oglietti.  Understanding Planning with Incomplete Information and Sensing.  In Artificial Intelligence, volume 164 (1-2): 171-208, 2005
[bib]  [abstract]
[21]   A. Cesta, G. Cortellessa, F. Pecora, R. Rasconi and R. Rosato.  T-Rex: a Tool for schedule Representation and EXecution.  In Proceedings of the Second RoboCare Workshop, Rome, Italy, 2005
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[22]   A. Cesta, G. Cortellessa, F. Pecora, R. Rasconi.  Monitoring Domestic Activities with Scheduling Techniques.  In Proceedings of the 2nd RoboCare Workshop, Rome, Italy, 2005
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[23]   A. Cesta, A. Farinelli, L. Iocchi, R. Leone, D. Nardi, F.Pecora, and R. Rasconi.  .  In , 2005
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[24]   S. F. Smith, G. Cortellessa, D. W. Hildum, and C. M. Ohler.  Using a Scheduling Domain Ontology to Compute User-oriented Explanations.  In L. Castillo, D. Borrajo, M. A. Salido & A. Oddi (Eds), "Planning, Scheduling, and Constraint Satisfaction: From Theory to Practice", IOS Press, 2005
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[25]   M. D. R-Moreno, D. Borrajo, A. Oddi, A. Cesta and D. Meziat.  Planning and scheduling for workflow domains.  In L. Castillo, D. Borrajo, M. A. Salido & A. Oddi (Eds), "Planning, Scheduling, and Constraint Satisfaction: From Theory to Practice", IOS Press, 2005
[bib]  [abstract]
[26]   A. Cesta, G. Cortellessa, F. Pecora, R. Rasconi.  Mediating the Knowledge of End-Users and Technologists: a Problem in the Development of Scheduling Technology.  In Proceedings of The IASTED International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Applications (AIA 2005), Innsbruck (Austria), 14 16 February, 2005
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[27]   Bahadori, S., Cesta, A., Iocchi, L., Leone, R., Nardi, D., Pecora, F., Rasconi, R. and Scozzafava, L.  Towards Ambient Intelligence for the Domestic Care of the Elderly.  In , 2005
[bib]  [abstract]
[28]   A. Cesta, S. Fratini and A. Oddi.  Planning with Concurrency, Time and Resources: A CSP-Based Approach.  In I. Vlahavas, D. Vrakas (Eds.), "Intelligent Techniques for Planning", Idea Group Publishing, 2005
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2004

[1]   N. Policella, A. Oddi, S.F. Smith and A. Cesta.  Generating Robust Partial Order Schedules.  In M. Wallace (Ed.), CP-04, Lecture Notes on Computer Science (LNCS) Vol. 3258, pp. 496-511, 2004
[bib]  [abstract]
[2]   A. Cesta, G. Cortellessa, F. Pecora, R. Rasconi.  User-Oriented Problem Specification for Scheduling Domains.  In Proceedings of the 3rd Italian Workshop on Planning and Scheduling, AI*IA Symposium, Perugia, Italy, September, 2004
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[3]   M. D. R-Moreno, D. Borrajo, A. Oddi, A. Cesta, and D. Meziat.  IPSS: A Problem Solver that Integrates Planning and Scheduling.  In Proceedings of the 3rd Italian Workshop on Planning and Scheduling, AI*IA Symposium, Perugia, Italy, September, 2004
[bib]  [abstract]
[4]   M. Oglietti and A. Cesta.  CSTRIPS: Towards Explicit Concurrent Planning.  In Proceedings of the 3rd Italian Workshop on Planning and Scheduling, AI*IA Symposium, Perugia, Italy, September, 2004
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[5]   F. Pecora, R. Rasconi, and A. Cesta.  Assessing the Bias of Classical Planning Strategies on Makespan-Optimizing Scheduling.  In Proceedings of the 16th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI-04), Valencia, Spain, August, 2004
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[6]   R-Moreno, M.D., Oddi, A., Borrajo, D., Cesta, A., and Meziat D.  IPSS: A Hybrid Reasoner for Planning and Scheduling.  In Proceedings of the 16th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI-04), Valencia, Spain, August 22nd - 27th, pp. 1065-1066 (poster paper), 2004
[bib]  [abstract]
[7]   N. Policella, S.F. Smith, A. Cesta and A. Oddi.  Generating Robust Schedules through Temporal Flexibility.  In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Automated Planning & Scheduling, ICAPS04, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, June 3-7, pp. 209-218, 2004
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[8]   A. Cesta, F. Pecora, and R. Rasconi.  Biasing the Structure of Scheduling Problems Through Classical Planners.  In , 2004
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]
[9]   A. Oddi and N. Policella.  A Max-Flow Approach for Improving Robustness in a Spacecraft Downlink Schedule.  In Proceedings of IWPSS-04. Fourth International Workshop for Planning and Scheduling for Space. ESA-ESOC, Darmstadt, Germany, June (WPP-228, ESA Publication Division) pp. 151-158, 2004
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]
[10]   A. Cesta, G. Cortellessa, A. Oddi, and N. Policella.  Studying Decision Support for MARS EXPRESS Planning Tasks: A Report from the MEXAR Experience.  In Proceedings of IWPSS-04. Fourth International Workshop for Planning and Scheduling for Space. ESA-ESOC, Darmstadt, Germany, June (WPP-228, ESA Publication Division) pp. 232-240, 2004
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]
[11]   Cortellessa, G., Cesta, A., Oddi, A., and Policella, N.  User Interaction with an Automated Solver - The Case of a Mission Planner.  In PsychNology Journal, vol. 2(1): 140-162, 2004
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]
[12]   S. Bahadori, A. Cesta, G. Grisetti, L. Iocchi, R. Leone, D. Nardi, A. Oddi, F. Pecora, and R. Rasconi.  RoboCare: Pervasive Intelligence for the Domestic Care of the Elderly.  In Intelligenza Artificiale (Italian Journal on Artificial Intelligence), I(1):16-21, 2004
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]

2003

[1]   A. Cesta, S. Bahadori, G. Cortellessa, G. Grisetti, M.V. Giuliani, L. Iocchi, R. Leone, D. Nardi, A. Oddi, F. Pecora, R. Rasconi, A. Saggese, and M. Scopelliti.  The RoboCare Project: Cognitive Systems for the Care of the Elderly.  In Proceedings of the International Conference on Aging, Disability and Independence (ICADI), Washington, D.C., December 4-6, 2003
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]
[2]   A. Cesta, F. Pecora, and R. Rasconi.  A Component-Based Framework for Loosely-Coupled Planning and Scheduling Integrations.  In Proceedings of the First RoboCare Workshop, Rome, Italy, October, pp. 33-38, 2003
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]
[3]   S. Biundo, R. Aylett, M. Beetz, D. Borrajo, A. Cesta, T. Grant, L. McCluskey, A. Milani, and G. Verfaille.  Technological Roadmap on AI Planning and Scheduling.  In PLANET Official Deliverable, October, http://www.planet-noe.org/, 2003
[bib]  [abstract]
[4]   F. Pecora and A. Cesta.  The Role of Different Solvers in Planning and Scheduling Integration.  In A. Cappelli & F. Turini (Eds): AI*IA-03, Lecture Notes on Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) N. 2829, pp. 362-373, 2003
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]
[5]   A. Oddi, N. Policella, A. Cesta and G. Cortellessa.  Generating High Quality Schedules for a Spacecraft Memory Downlink Problem.  In F. Rossi (Ed.): CP-03, Lecture Notes on Computer Science (LNCS) Vol. 2833, pp. 570-584, 2003
[bib]  [abstract]
[6]   A. Cesta, G. Cortellessa, A. Oddi and N. Policella.  A CSP-Based Interactive Decision Aid for Space Mission Planning.  In A. Cappelli & F. Turini (Eds): AI*IA-03, Lecture Notes on Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) N. 2829, pp. 511-522, 2003
[bib]  [abstract]
[7]   S. Bahadori, A. Cesta, G. Grisetti, L. Iocchi, R. Leone, D. Nardi, A. Oddi, F. Pecora, and R. Rasconi.  RoboCare: an Integrated Robotic System for the Domestic Care of the Elderly.  In Proceedings of the AI*IA Workshop on Ambient Intelligence, Pisa, September 23, 2003
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]
[8]   A. Cesta, R. Rasconi.  Execution Monitoring and Schedule Revision for O-OSCAR: a Preliminary Report.  In Proceedings of Online-2003 (Online Constraint Solving: Handling Change and Uncertainty), A CP-03 Workshop, Kinsale, Ireland, September 29, pp. 9-23, C. Beck, K. Brown and G. Verfaillie (Eds.), 2003
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]
[9]   N. Policella, S.F. Smith, A. Cesta and A. Oddi.  Steps toward Computing Flexible Schedules.  In Proceedings of Online-2003 (Online Constraint Solving: Handling Change and Uncertainty), A CP-03 Workshop, Kinsale, Ireland, September 29, pp. 39-53, C. Beck, K. Brown and G. Verfaillie (Eds.), 2003
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]
[10]   A. Cesta, G. Cortellessa, A. Oddi, and N. Policella.  CSPs at Work: Relevance of interaction modules to deploy applications.  In Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on User Interaction in Constraint Satisfaction, Kinsale, Ireland, September 29, pp. 70-84, B. O'Sullivan and E.C. Freuder (Eds.), 2003
[bib]  [abstract]
[11]   A. Oddi, N. Policella, A. Cesta and G. Cortellessa.  Constraint-Based Random Search for Solving Spacecraft Downlink Scheduling Problems.  In Proceedings of MISTA-03, Nottingham, UK, August, pp. 574-596, G. Kendall, E. Burke & S. Petrovic (Eds.), The University of Nottingham, 2003
[bib]  [abstract]
[12]   A. Cesta and F. Pecora.  Integrated Planning and Scheduling in the RoboCare Project.  In PLANET News, N.6, pp.11-14, May, 2003
[bib]  [abstract]
[13]   A. Cesta, G. Cortellessa, A. Oddi, and N. Policella.  An Interactive Problem Solving Tool for Mission Planning.  In Proceedings of the 7th Int. Symposium on Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Automation in Space (I-SAIRAS-03), Nara, Japan, May 19-23, 2003
[bib]  [abstract]
[14]   A. Cesta and F. Pecora.  The RoboCare Project, Multi-Agent Systems for the Care of the Elderly.  In ERCIM News, Special Theme: Cognitive Systems, N.53: 33-34, 2003
[bib]  [abstract]

2002

[1]   F. Pecora and A. Cesta.  Planning and Scheduling Ingredients for a Multi-Agent System.  In Proceedings of UK PLANSIG 2002, Delft (The Netherlands), November 21-22, (ISSN 1368-5708, pp. 135-148), 2002
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[2]   M.D. Rodriguez-Moreno, A. Oddi, D. Borrajo, A. Cesta, D. Meziat.  Integrating Hybrid Reasoners for Planning and Scheduling.  In Proceedings of UK PLANSIG 2002, Delft (The Netherlands), November 21-22, (ISSN 1368-5708, pp. 179-189), 2002
[bib]  [abstract]
[3]   A. Cesta, G. Cortellessa, A. Oddi, and N. Policella.  Interaction Services for Mission Planning in Mars Express.  In Proceedings of the 3rd International NASA Workshop on Planning and Scheduling for Space. Houston, Texas, October 27-29, 2002
[bib]  [abstract]
[4]   A. Oddi, A. Cesta, N. Policella, and G. Cortellessa.  Scheduling Downlink Operations in Mars Express.  In Proceedings of the 3rd International NASA Workshop on Planning and Scheduling for Space. Houston, Texas, October 27-29, 2002
[bib]  [abstract]
[5]   A. Cesta, A. Oddi, G. Cortellessa, N. Policella.  Automating the Generation of Downlink Spacecraft Operations in MARS EXPRESS: Analysis, Algorithms and an Interactive Solution Aid.  In Final report for ESA-ESOC project. Official ESA report. July, 2002
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[6]   A. Cesta, A. Oddi and S. F. Smith.  A Constraint-based Method for Project Scheduling with Time Windows.  In Journal of Heuristics, volume 8 (1):109-136, 2002
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]

2001

[1]   N. Policella.  "Problemi di Scheduling con Risorse Consumabili: Risoluzione con Approccio a Vincoli" (Project Scheduling with Inventory Constraints: a Constraint-based Approach - in Italian).  In AI*IA Notizie, Year XIV (2001) volume 4 [AI*IA Award for the best paper in Artificial Intelligence by Master Graduate], 2001
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[2]   A. Cesta, G. Cortellessa, A. Oddi, N. Policella, F. Severoni, and A. Susi.  A Reconfigurable Constraint-Base Architecture as a Support for Automating Mission Planning.  In Proceedings of the ESA Workshop on On-Board Autonomy, ESA-ESTEC, Noordwijk, The Netherlands, 2001
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[3]   A. Cesta, G. Cortellessa, A. Oddi, N. Policella and A. Susi.  A Constraint-Based Architecture for Flexible Support to Activity Scheduling.  In F. Esposito (Ed): AI*IA-01, Lecture Notes on Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) N. 2175, pp. 369-381, 2001
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]

2000

[1]   A. Oddi and A. Cesta.  Incremental Forward Checking for the Disjunctive Temporal Problem.  In Proceedings of ECAI, 2000
[bib]  [abstract]
[2]   A. Cesta, A. Oddi and Stephen F. Smith.  Iterative Flattening: A Scalable Method for Solving Multi-Capacity Scheduling Problems.  In Proceedings of AAAI 2000, 2000
[bib]  [abstract]
[3]   A. Oddi and A. Cesta.  Toward Interactive Scheduling Systems for Managing Medical Resources.  In Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, 20(2):113-138, 2000
[bib]  [abstract]

1999

[1]   Rizzo, P., Veloso, M. M., Miceli, M. and Cesta, A.  Goal-based personalities and social behaviors in believable agents.  In Applied Artificial Intelligence, 13(3): 239-271, 1999
[bib]  [abstract]
[2]   A. Cesta, A. Oddi, and S. F. Smith.  Greedy Algorithms for the Multi-Capacitated Metric Scheduling Problem.  In S. Biundo & M. Fox (Eds): ECP-99, Lecture Notes on Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) N.1809, pp. 213-225, 1999
[bib]  [abstract]
[3]   A. Cesta, A. Oddi and A. Susi.  TimeNetManager - A Software Tool for Generating Random Temporal Networks.  In E. Lamma & Paola Mello (Eds): AI*IA-99, Lecture Notes on Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) N.1792, 143-154, 1999
[bib]  [abstract]
[4]   A. Cesta, A. Oddi and S.F. Smith.  An Iterative Sampling Procedure for Resource Constrained Project Scheduling with Time Windows.  In Proceedings of the 16th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, IJCAI, 1999
[bib]  [abstract]

1998

[1]   A. Cesta, A. Oddi and S. F. Smith.  Profile Based Algorithms to Solve Multiple Capacitated Metric Scheduling Problems.  In Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Planning Systems, AIPS-98, 1998
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]
[2]   A. Cesta, A. Oddi and S.F. Smith.  Scheduling Multi-capacitated Resources Under Complex Temporal Constraints.  In Technical Report CMU-RI-TR-98-17, CMU Robotics Institute (One page abstract on Proceedings of CP-98, LNCS 1520), 1998
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1997

[1]   A. Cesta, P. Bazzica, and G. Casonato.  An Object-Oriented Scheduling Architecture for Managing the Data Relay Satellite Requests.  In Proceedings of the International Workshop on Planning and Scheduling for Space Exploration and Science, 1997
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]
[2]   A. Cesta and C. Stella.  A Time and Resource Problem for Planning Architectures.  In S. Steel & R. Alami (Eds): ECP-97, Lecture Notes on Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) N.1348, pp. 117-129, 1997
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]
[3]   A. Oddi and S.F. Smith.  Stochastic Procedures for Generating Feasible Schedules.  In Proceedings of AAAI'97, 1997
[bib]  [abstract]
[4]   A. Oddi and A. Cesta.  A Tabu Search Strategy to Solve Scheduling Problems with Deadlines and Complex Metric Constraints.  In S. Steel & R. Alami (Eds): ECP-97, Lecture Notes on Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) N.1348, pp. 351-363, 1997
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]

1996

[1]   C. Stella.  Trattamento di vincoli su risorse in pianificazione automatica (Dealing with resource constraints in automated planning - in Italian).  In AI*IA Notizie, Year IX (1996) volume 4 [AI*IA Award for the best paper in Artificial Intelligence by Master Graduate], 1996
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[2]   A. Cesta, and A. Oddi.  DDL.1: A Formal Description of a Constraint Representation Language for Physical Domains.  In M.Ghallab, A.Milani (Eds.), New Directions in AI Planning, IOS Press: Amsterdam, 1996
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[3]   A. Cesta and A. Oddi.  Gaining Efficiency and Flexibility in the Simple Temporal Problem.  In L. Chittaro, S. Goodwin, H. Hamilton, A.Montanari, Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on Temporal Representation and Reasoning (TIME-96), KeyWest, FL, May 19-20, 1996, IEEE Computer Society Press: Los Alamitos, CA, 1996
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]

1995

[1]   M. Adinolfi and A. Cesta.  Heuristic Scheduling of the DRS Communication System.  In Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, 8(2):147-156, 1995
[bib]  [abstract]

1994

[1]   R. Cervoni, A. Cesta, and A. Oddi.  Managing Dynamic Temporal Constraint Networks.  In Artificial Intelligence Planning Systems: Proceedings of the Second International Conference (AIPS-94), 1994
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1992

[1]   N. Muscettola, S.F. Smith, A. Cesta, and D. D'Aloisi.  Coordinating Space Telescope Operations in an Integrated Planning and Scheduling Architecture.  In IEEE Control Systems, 12(1):28-37, 1992
[paper]  [bib]  [abstract]