Intelligent Systems

Publications Prof. Sven Tomforde

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Books


Müller-Schloer, Christian and Tomforde, Sven: “Organic Computing – Technical Systems for Survival in the Real World”, Birkhäuser Verlag (Springer Verlag), Autonomic Systems Series, 2018, ISBN 978- 3-319-68476-5.

Tomforde, Sven and Sick, Bernhard (Eds.): ”Organic Computing Doctoral Dissertation Colloquium – Proceedings of the OC-DDC18“. Kassel University Press 2019, ISBN 978-3-7376-0696-7

Tomforde, Sven and Sick, Bernhard (Eds.): ”Organic Computing Doctoral Dissertation Colloquium – Proceedings of the OC-DDC17“. Kassel University Press 2018, ISBN 978-3-7376-0514-4.

Tomforde, Sven and Sick, Bernhard (Eds.): ”Organic Computing Doctoral Dissertation Colloquium – Proceedings of the OC-DDC16“. Kassel University Press 2017, ISBN 978-3-7376-0301-3.

Tomforde, Sven and Sick, Bernhard (Eds.): ”Organic Computing Doctoral Dissertation Colloquium – Proceedings of the OC-DDC15“. Kassel University Press 2015, ISBN 978-3-7376-0028-6.

Tomforde, Sven and Sick, Bernhard (Eds.): ”Organic Computing Doctoral Dissertation Colloquium – Proceedings of the OC-DDC14“. Kassel University Press 2014, ISBN 978-3-86219-832-0.

Tomforde, Sven: “Runtime adaptation of technical systems”. Südwestdeutscher Verlag für Hochschulschriften, ISBN-13: 978-3838131337, 2012.

 

Book Chapters

 

Jänicke, Martin; Schmidt, Viktor; Sick, Bernhard; Tomforde, Sven; Lukowicz, Paul; and Schmeißing, Jörn: „Smart Device Stealing and CANDIES – Autonomous Theft Detection based on Generative Models and Novelty Detection“. In: Agents and Artificial Intelligence – 10th International Conference, ICAART 18, Selected and Revised Papers, van den Herik, Jaap; Rocha, Ana Paula, Felipe, Joaquim (eds.), Springer Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, 2018, pp 247 – 273, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-05453-3_12

Edenhofer, Sarah; Tomforde, Sven; Kantert, Jan; Klejnowski, Lukas; Bernard, Yvonne; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Trust Communities: An Open, Self-Organised Social Infrastructure of Autonomous Agents“. In: Trustworthy Open Self-Organising Systems. Reif, Wolfgang; Anders, Gerrit; Seebach, Hella; Steghöfer, Jan-Philipp; Andre, Elisabeth; Hähner, Jörg; Müller-Schloer, Christian; and Ungerer, Theo (Eds.). Autonomic Systems Series, ISBN 978-3-319-29201-4, Birkhäuser, Basel, CH 2016, pp 127 - 152.

Kantert, Jan; Edenhofer, Sarah; Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Normative Control – Controlling Open Distributed Systems with Autonomous Entities“. In: Trustworthy Open Self-Organising Systems. Reif, Wolfgang; Anders, Gerrit; Seebach, Hella; Steghöfer, Jan-Philipp; Andre, Elisabeth; Hähner, Jörg; Müller-Schloer, Christian; and Ungerer, Theo (Eds.). Autonomic Systems Series, ISBN 978-3-319-29201-4, Birkhäuser, Basel, CH 2016, pp 89 - 126.

Sommer, Matthias; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “An Organic Approach to Resilient Traffic Management”. In Kotsialos, Apostolos; Kluegl, Franziska; McCluskey, Lee; Müller, Jörg; Rana, Omer; and Schumann, Rene (eds.): Autonomic Road Transportation Systems. Birkhäuser Verlag (Springer Verlag), Basel, CH 2015, pp. 113 - 130.

Grenz, Carsten; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “Access-Centric In-Network Storage Optimisation in Distributed Sensing Networks”. In: Human Behaviour Understanding in Networked Sensing, Springer International Publishing Switzerland; Basel, CH 2014, pp. 19 – 44.

Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “Organic Network Control – Turning standard protocols into evolving systems”. In: Verma, Dinesh; and Lio, Pietro (Eds.): Biologically Inspired Networking and Sensing: Algorithms and Architectures, IGI publishers 2011, pp. 11 – 35.

 Tomforde, Sven; Hurling, Björn, and Hähner, Jörg: “Adapting parameters of mobile ad-hoc network protocols to changing environments”. In: Andrade-Cetto, Juan; Ferrier, Jean-Louis; Filipe, Joaquim (Eds.): Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics - Selected Papers from the International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics 2010, Springer Verlag Berlin / Heidelberg 2011, Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering Series, Volume 81, pp. 91 - 104.

Prothmann, Holger; Tomforde, Sven; Branke, Jürgen; Hähner, Jörg; Müller-Schloer, Christian; and Schmeck, Hartmut: “Organic Traffic Control”. In: Müller-Schloer, Christian; Schmeck, Hartmut; and Ungerer, Theo (eds.): Organic Computing – A paradigm shift for complex systems. Birkhäuser Verlag 2011, pp. 431 - 446 (Chapter 5.1).

Tomforde, Sven; Prothmann, Holger; Branke, Jürgen; Hähner, Jörg; Mnif, Moez; Müller-Schloer, Christian; Richter, Urban; and Schmeck, Hartmut: “Observation and Control of Organic Systems”. In: Müller-Schloer, Christian; Schmeck, Hartmut; and Ungerer, Theo (eds.): Organic Computing – A paradigm shift for complex systems. Birkhäuser Verlag 2011, pp. 325 - 338 (Chapter 4.1).

Hurling, Björn; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “Organic Network Control”. In: Müller-Schloer, Christian; Schmeck, Hartmut; and Ungerer, Theo (eds.): Organic Computing – A paradigm shift for complex systems. Birkhäuser Verlag 2011, pp. 611 - 613 (Chapter 6.1.11).

 

Journals

 

Gruhl, Christian; Tomforde, Sven; and Sick, Bernhard: “Novelty Detection in Continuously Changing Environments”. In: Elsevier Journal of Future Generation Computing Systems, Special Issue on "Self-integration: Mastering Continuous Change".

Rudolph, Stefan; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: „Mutual Influence-Aware Runtime Learning of Self-Adaptation Behaviour“. In:ACM Transactions on Autonomous Adaptive Systems (TAAS), 14(1), 2019, pp. 4:1 – 4:37.

Jänicke, Martin; Sick, Bernhard; and Tomforde, Sven: „Self-Adaptive Multi-Sensor Activity Recognition Systems based on Gaussian Mixture Models“. In: Informatics, Special Issue on “Sensor-Based Activity Recognition and Interaction”, vol. 5 (3): 38, MDPI 2018, DOI 10.3390/informatics5030038.

Sick, Bernhard; Oeste-Reiß, Sarah; Schmidt, Albrecht; Tomforde, Sven; and Zweig, Anna Katharina: “Collaborative Interactive Learning”. In: Informatik Spektrum, Aktuelles Schlagwort, Springer Verlag, vol. 41 (1), pp. 52 – 55, 2018 (DOI 10.1007/s00287-017-1082-x).

Tomforde, Sven; Kantert, Jan; Müller-Schloer, Christian; Bödelt, Sebastian; and Sick, Bernhard: “Comparing the Effects of Disturbances in Self-Adaptive Systems – A Generalised Approach for the Quantification of Robustness”. In: Transactions on Computational Collective Intelligence (28), Springer, 2018, pp. 193 -220.

Bellman, Kirstie; Botev, Jean; Hildmann, Hanno; Lewis, Peter R.; Marsh, Stephen; Pitt, Jeremy; Scholtes, Ingo; and Tomforde, Sven: “Socially-Sensitive Systems Design“. In: IEEE Technology & Society Magazine, Special Issue on Social Concepts in Self-Organising Systems, vol 36(3), pp. 72 - 80.

Stein, Anthony; Rauh, Dominik; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “Interpolation in the Extended Classifier System: An Architectural Perspective”. In: Elsevier Journal of Systems Architecture, vol 75, 2017, pp. 79 – 94, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sysarc.2017.01.010

Kantert, Jan; Tomforde, Sven; Scharrer, Richard; Weber; Susanne; Edenhofer, Sarah; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Identification and Classification of Agent Behaviour at Runtime in Open, Trust-based Organic Computing Systems”. In: Elsevier Journal of System Architecture, vol 75, 2017, pp. 68 -78, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sysarc.2017.02.003

Von Mammen, Sebastian; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “An Organic Computing Approach to Self-organising Robot Ensembles”. In Frontiers Robot. AI 3:67, Open Access, Editor: Ales Zamuda, Manuscript ID 211396, DOI: 10.3389/frobt.2016.00067.

Edenhofer, Sarah; Tomforde, Sven; Fischer, Darius; Hähner, Jörg; Menzel, Florian; and von Mammen, Sebastian: “Decentralised Trust-management Inspired by Ant Pheromones”. In: International Journal of Mobile Network Design and Innovation, vol 7, no 1. Special Issue on „Signal Processing, Security and Privacy for Mobile/Wireless and Computer Networks”. Inderscience Publishers, Geneva, Switzerland 2016, pp. 46 -55.

Kantert, Jan; Tomforde, Sven; Kauder, Melanie; Scharrer, Richard; Edenhofer, Sarah; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: „Controlling Negative Emergent Behaviour by Graph Analysis at Runtime“. In: ACM Transactions on Autonomous Adaptive Systems, ACM 2016, vol 11 no 7, pp. 1 - 34.

Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg; and Sick, Bernhard: “Interwoven Systems.” In: Informatik Spektrum, Aktuelles Schlagwort. Springer Verlag, vol. 37(5), October 2014, pp. 483-487.

Tomforde, Sven; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: ”Incremental Design of Adaptive Systems”. In: Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments 6 (2014), IOS Press, Lansdale USA 2014, pp. 179 – 198, DOI 10.3233/AIS-140252.

Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “The Multi-level Observer/Controller Framework for Learning and Self-optimising Systems” In: International Journal of Autonomous and Adaptive Communications Systems (IJAACS), Special Issue on Self-* Systems, Inderscience Publishers, Geneva, Switzerland 2013.

Prothmann, Holger; Branke, Jürgen; Schmeck, Hartmut; Tomforde, Sven; Rochner, Fabian; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Organic Traffic Light Control for Urban Road Networks”. In: International Journal of Autonomous and Adaptive Communications Systems (IJAACS), Inderscience Publishers, Geneva, Switzerland 2009, pp. 203 – 225.

Tomforde, Sven; and Goller, Martin: "To Adapt or Not to Adapt: A Quantification Technique for Measuring an Expected Degree of Self-Adaptation". In: Computers 2020, 9(1), 21; https://doi.org/10.3390/computers9010021

 

Conferences and Workshops
 


Goller, Martin; Tomforde, Sven: “Towards a Continuous Assessment of Stability in (Self-)Adaptation behaviour”. In: Proceedings of the 1st IEEE International Conference on Au-tonomic Computing and Self-Organising Systems Workshops (ACSOS-W), 6th Workshop on Self-Aware Computing (SeAC20)

Tomforde, Sven; Gruhl, Christian, and Sick, Bernhard: “A Swarm-fleet Infrastructure as a Scenario for Proactive, Hybrid Adaptation of System behaviour”. In: Proceedings of the 1st IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing and Self-Organising Systems Workshops (ACSOS-W), 6th Workshop on Self-Aware Computing (SeAC20)

Kirstie L. Bellman, Sven Tomforde: "Lifelike Systems Need Some Kind of a Skin: First Thoughts on Cyberskin Capabilities". Auf dem Workshop: Lifelike Computing Systems - 8th Edition in the Evolution of the Series of Autonomously Learning and Optimising Systems (SAOS)

Gruhl, Christian; Schmeißing, Jörn;  Tomforde, Sven; Bernhard Sick: „Normal-Wishart Clustering for Novelty Detection“. 7th International Workshop on Self-Improving Systems Integration (SISSY20) auf der 1st International IEEE Conference on Autonomic Computing and Self-Organising Systems (ACSOS20).

Reichhuber, Simon; Tomforde Sven : “Opportunistic Meta-Learning: A Case Study for Quality Assurance in Industry 4.0 Environments”. 7th International Workshop on Self-Improving Systems Integration (SISSY20) auf der 1st International IEEE Conference on Autonomic Computing and Self-Organising Systems (ACSOS20).

TomfordeSven;  Gruhl, Christian : “Fairness, Performance, and Robustness: Is There a CAP Theorem for Self-Adaptive and Self-Organsiing Systems?”. 7th International Workshop on Self-Improving Systems Integration (SISSY20) auf der 1st International IEEE Conference on Autonomic Computing and Self-Organising Systems (ACSOS20).

Meyer, Michael; Kuschk, Georg; and Tomforde, Sven: „Complex-Valued Convolutional Neural Networks for Automotive Scene Classification Based on Range-Beam-Doppler Tensors“. In: The 23rd IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITSC), held September 20-23, 2020 in Rhodes, Greece

Tomforde, Sven; Krupitzer, Christian: “The Organic Computing Doctoral Dissertation Colloquium — Status and Overview in 2019”. Informatik 2019 Workshops, September 23 – 26, Kassel, Germany, to appear.

D’Angelo, Mirko; Gerasimou, Simos; Grohmann, Johannes; Nunes, Ingrid; Pournaras, Evangelos; and Tomforde, Sven: „On Learning in Collective Self-adaptive Systems: State of Practise and a 3D Framework“. In: Proceedings of the 14th ACM/IEEE Symposium on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managing Systems 2019 (SEAMS’19), held 25 to 26 May 2019 in Montreal, Canada, to appear.

Barnes, Chloe M.; Bellman, Kirstie L.; Botev, Jean; Diaconescu, Ada; Esterle, Lukas; Gruhl, Christian; Landauer, Christopher; Lewis, Peter R.; Nelson, Phyllis R.; Stein, Anthony; Stewart, Christopher; and Tomforde, Sven: “CHARIOT – Towards a Continuous High-level Adaptive Runtime Integration Testbed”. In: “2019 IEEE 4th International Workshops on Foundations and Applications of Self-* Systems (FAS*W), Umea, Sweden, June 16-20, 2019”, IEEE, to appear.

Bellman, Kirstie L.; Gruhl, Christian; Landauer, Christopher; and Tomforde, Sven: “Self-improving System Integration – On a Definition and Characteristics of the Challenge”. In: “2019 IEEE 4th International Workshops on Foundations and Applications of Self-* Systems (FAS*W), Umea, Sweden, June 16-20, 2019”, IEEE, to appear

Tomforde, Sven: “From ‘normal’ to ‘abnormal’ self-adaptation: A concept for determining expected adaptation effort”. In: “2019 IEEE 4th International Workshops on Foundations and Applications of Self-* Systems (FAS*W), Umea, Sweden, June 16-20, 2019”, IEEE, to appear

Stein, Anthony; and Tomforde, Sven: “Transfer Learning is a Crucial Capability of Intelligent Systems Self-Integrating at Runtime”. In: “2019 IEEE 4th International Workshops on Foundations and Applications of Self-* Systems (FAS*W), Umea, Sweden, June 16-20, 2019”, IEEE, to appear.

Lesch, Veronika; Krupitzer, Christian; and Tomforde, Sven: “Emerging Self-Integration through Coordination of Autonomous Adaptive Systems”. In: “2019 IEEE 4th International Workshops on Foundations and Applications of Self-* Systems (FAS*W), Umea, Sweden, June 16-20, 2019”, IEEE, to appear.

Tomforde, Sven; Geldhausen, Patrick; Gruhl, Christian; Häring, Ivo; and Sick, Bernhard: „Explicit Consideration of Resilience in Organic Computing Design Processes“. In: Proceedings of the 32nd International Conference on Architectures of Computing Systems, held May 2019 in Copenhagen, Danmark, Workshop Proceedings, Intelligent Systems Workshop – Series on Autonomously Learning and Optimising Systems, VDE Verlag 2019, pp. 1-5.

Krupitzer, Christian; Lesch, Veronika; and Tomforde, Sven: „Multi-objective Optimisation in Hybrid Collaborating Adaptive Systems“. In: Proceedings of the 32nd International Conference on Architectures of Computing Systems, held May 2019 in Copenhagen, Danmark, Workshop Proceedings, Intelligent Systems Workshop – Series on Autonomously Learning and Optimising Systems, VDE Verlag 2019, pp. 1-8.

Krupitzer, Christian; Segata, Michele; Breitbach, Martin; El-Tawab, Samy S.; Tomforde, Sven; and Becker, Christian: „Towards Infrastructure-Aided Self-Organized Hybrid Platooning“. In: Proceedings of the IEEE Global Conference on Internet of Things (GCIoT18), Alexandria, Egypt, Dec. 2018, DOI: 10.1109/GCIoT.2018.8620134.

Bellman, Kirstie L; Botev, Jean; Diaconescu, Ada; Esterle, Lukas; Gruhl, Christian; Landauer, Chris; Lewis, Peter R.; Stein, Anthony; Tomforde, Sven; and Würtz, Rolf P.: “Self-improving System Integration – Status and Challenges after Five Years of SISSY”. In: Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE 3rd International Workshops of Foundations and Applications of Self* Systems (FAS*W) held in Trento, Italy September 3 – 7, IEEE 2018,pp. 160 -167.

Gruhl, Christian; Sick, Bernhard; and Tomforde, Sven: “Aspects of Measuring and Evaluating the Integration Status of a (Sub-)System at Runtime”. In: Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE 3rd International Workshops of Foundations and Applications of Self* Systems (FAS*W) held in Trento, Italy September 3 – 7, IEEE 2018, pp. 198 - 203.

Heck, Henner; Sick, Bernhard; and Tomforde, Sven: “Security Issues in Self-Improving System-Integration – Challenges and Solution Strategies”. In: Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE 3rd International Workshops of Foundations and Applications of Self* Systems (FAS*W) held in Trento, Italy September 3 – 7, IEEE 2018, pp. 176 - 181.

Stein, Anthony; Tomforde, Sven; Diaconescu, Ada; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “A Concept for Proactive Knowledge Construction in Self-Learning Autonomous Systems”. In: Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE 3rd International Workshops of Foundations and Applications of Self* Systems (FAS*W) held in Trento, Italy September 3 – 7, IEEE 2018, pp. 204 - 213.

Jahn, Andreas; Tomforde, Sven; Morold, Michael; David, Klaus; and Sick, Bernhard: “Towards Cooperative Self-Adapting Activity Recognition”. In: Proceedings of the 8th International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Embedded Computing and Communication Systems (PECCS’18), held 29 – 30 July, 2018 in Porto, Portugal, INSTICC / Scitepress, pp 77-84, DOI: 10.5220/0006856100770084.

Diaconescu, Ada; Tomforde, Sven; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Holonic Cellular Automata: Modelling Multi-level Self-organisation of Structure and Behaviour”. In: ALIFE 2018: The 2018 Conference on Artificial Life (Proceedings of the Conference held Jul. 23-27, 2018 in Tokyo, Japan), pp.186-193

Calma, Adrian; Stolz, Moritz; Kottke, Daniel; Tomforde, Sven; and Sick, Bernhard: “Active Learning with Realistic Data – A Case Study”. In: Proceedings of the IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence, held 8-13 July 2018, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2018 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, IEEE 2018, DOI:10.1109/IJCNN.2018.8489394.

Tomforde, Sven; Dehling, Tobias; Haux, Reinhold; Huseljic, Denis; Kottke, Daniel; Sick, Bernhard; Sunyaev, Ali; and Wolf, Klaus-Hendrik: “Towards Proactive Health-enabling Living Environments: Simulation-based Study and Research Challenges”. In: Proceedings of the 31st International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems, held in Braunschweig April 2018, Workshops – Workshop on Self-Optimisation in Autonomic and Organic Computing Systems, VDE Verlag, S. 1 – 8, ISBN: 978-3-8007-4559-3

Calma, Adrian; Kuhn, Jochen; Leimeister, Jan Marco; Lukowicz, Paul; Oeste-Reiß, Sarah; Schmidt, Albrecht; Sick, Bernhard; Stumme, Gerd; Tomforde, Sven; and Zweig, Anna Katharina: “A Concept for Productivity Tracking based on Collaborative Interactive Learning Techniques”. In: Proceedings of the 31st International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems, held in Braunschweig April 2018, Workshops – Workshop on Self-Optimisation in Autonomic and Organic Computing Systems, VDE Verlag, ISBN: 978-3-8007-4559-3

Kromat, Theresa; Dehling, Tobias; Haux, Reinhold; Peters, Christoph; Sick, Bernhard; Tomforde, Sven; Wolf, Klaus-Hendrik; and Sunyaev, Ali: “Gestaltungsraum für proactive Smart Homes zur Gesundheitsförderung”. In: Multikonferenz Wirtschaftsinformatik (MKWI). Lüneburg, Germany

Jänicke, Martin; Tomforde, Sven; Schmidt, Viktor; Lukowicz, Paul; and Sick, Bernhard: “Hijacked Smart Devices – Methodical Foundations for Autonomous Theft Awareness based on Activity Recognition and Novelty Detection”. In: Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence – Volume 2: ICAART, 131-142, 2018, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, DOI: 10.5220/0006594901310142, ISBN: 978-989-758-275-2

Stein, Anthony; Rudolph, Stefan; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “Self-Learning Smart Cameras – Harnessing the Generalisation Capability of XCS”. In: Proceedings of the 9th International Joint Conference on Computational Intelligence, held in Funchal/Madeira, Portugal, November 1 – 3, 2017, INSTICC

Calma, Adrian; Kottke, Daniel; Sick, Bernhard; and Tomforde, Sven: “Learning to Learn: Dynamic Runtime Exploitation of Various Knowledge Sources and Machine Learning Paradigms”. In: FAS-*W - Proceedings of Foundations and Applications of Self* Systems Workshops, held in Tucson, AZ, USA – 18-22 September 2017, pp. 109 - 116.

Wolf, Jan-Hendrik; Dehling, Tobias; Haux, Reinhold; Sick, Bernhard; Sunyaev, Ali; and Tomforde, Sven: “On Methodological and Technological Challenges for Proactive Health Management in Smart Homes“. In: J. Mantas et al.: Informatics Empowers Healthcare Transformation - Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Informatics, Management, and Technology in Health Care, held in Athens, Greece, July 7 – 9, 2017, pp. 209 - 212.

Tomforde, Sven; Gruhl, Christian; and Hähner, Jörg: “A Concept for Self-adapting and Self-learning Traffic Offloading in Cellular Networks”. In: Proceedings of the 30th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Workshops, held 3 – 6 April 2017 in Vienna, Germany, Workshop on Self-Optimisation in Autonomic and Organic Computing Systems (SAOS17), VDE Verlag 2017, pp. 86 - 95.

Kantert, Jan; Tomforde, Sven; Diaconescu, Ada; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Incentive-oriented Task Assignment in Holonic Organic Systems”. In: Proceedings of the 30th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Workshops, held 3 – 6 April 2017 in Vienna, Germany, Workshop on Self-Optimisation in Autonomic and Organic Computing Systems (SAOS17), VDE Verlag 2017, pp. 47 - 54.

Gruhl, Christian; Heck, Henner; Beer, Frank; Tomforde, Sven; Wacker, Arno; Sick, Bernhard; and Bühler, Ulrich: “A Concept for Intelligent Collaborative Intrusion Detection”. In: Proceedings of the 30th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Workshops, held 3 – 6 April 2017 in Vienna, Germany, Workshop on Self-Optimisation in Autonomic and Organic Computing Systems (SAOS17), VDE Verlag 2017, pp. 78 - 85.

 Rudolph, Stefan; Hihn, Rainer; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “Towards Discovering Delayed Mutual Influences in Organic Computing Systems”. In: Proceedings of the 30th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Workshops, held 3 – 6 April 2017 in Vienna, Germany, Workshop on Self-Optimisation in Autonomic and Organic Computing Systems (SAOS17), VDE Verlag 2017, p. 39 - 46.

Tomforde, Sven; Kantert, Jan; and Sick, Bernhard: “Measuring Self-organisation at Runtime: A Quantification Method based on Divergence Measures”. In: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference in Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART’17), held in Porto, Portugal, 24-26 February 2017, 96 -- 106.

Kantert, Jan; Tomforde, Sven; Edenhofer, Sarah; Sick, Bernhard; Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Quantitative Robustness – A Generalised Approach to Compare the Impact of Disturbances in Self-organising Systems”. In: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference in Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART’17), held in Porto, Portugal, 24-26 February 2017, pp. 39 – 50 (Best Student Paper Award).

Diaconescu, Ada; Frey, Sylvain; Müller-Schloer, Christian; Pitt, Jeremy; and Tomforde, Sven: “Goal-oriented Holonics for Complex System (Self-)Integration: Concepts and Case Studies”. In: Proceedings of the 10th IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organising Systems, held September 12 – 16, 2016 in Augsburg, Germany. IEEE 2016, pp. 100 - 109.

Heck, Henner; Rudolph, Stefan; Gruhl, Christian; Wacker, Arno; Hähner, Jörg; Tomforde, Sven and Sick, Bernhard: “Towards Autonomous Self-Tests at Runtime”. In: Proceedings of the 10th IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organising Systems, held September 12 – 16, 2016 in Augsburg, Germany, Workshops – Workshop on Quality Assurance for Self-Adaptive and Self-Organising Systems Workshop (QA4SASO16). IEEE 2016, pp. 98 -- 99.

Kantert, Jan; Tomforde, Sven; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Coverage-Guided Intelligent Test Loop – A Concept for Applying Instrumented Testing to Self-Organising Systems”. In: Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation, and Robotics (ICINCO'16), held in Lisbon, Portugal, July 2016, INSTICC 2016, pp. 221 - 226.

Tomforde, Sven; Rudolph, Stefan; Bellman, Kirstie; and Würtz, Rolf: “An Organic Computing Perspective on Self-Improving System Interweaving at Runtime”. In: Proceedings of the 13th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing, held in Würzburg, Germany, 19 – 22 July 2016. IEEE, pp. 276 - 284.

Kantert, Jan; Reinbold, Christian; Tomforde, Sven; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “An Evaluation of two Trust-Based Autonomic/Organic Grid Computing Systems for Volunteer-Based Distributed Rendering”. In: Proceedings of the 13th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing, held in Würzburg, Germany, 19 – 22 July 2016. IEEE, pp. 137 - 146.

Jänicke, Martin; Tomforde, Sven; and Sick, Bernhard: “Towards Self-Improving Activity Recognition Systems based on Probabilistic, Generative Models”. In: Proceedings of the 13th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing, held in Würzburg, Germany, 19 – 22 July 2016. IEEE, pp. 285 - 291.

Kantert, Jan; Tomforde, Sven; von Zengen, Georg; Weber, Susanne; Wolf, Lars; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Improving Reliability and Reducing Overhead in Low-Power Sensor Networks using Trust and Forgiveness”. In: Proceedings of the 13th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing, held in Würzburg, Germany, 19 – 22 July 2016. IEEE, pp. 325 - 333.

Sommer, Matthias; Klink, Michael; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “Predictive Load Balancing in Cloud Computing Environments based on Ensemble Forecasting”. In: Proceedings of the 13th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing, held in Würzburg, Germany, 19 – 22 July 2016. IEEE, pp. 300 - 307.

Hähner, Jörg; Streit, Klement; and Tomforde, Sven: “Cellular Traffic Offloading Through Network-Assisted Ad-hoc Routing in Cellular Networks”. In: Proceedings of the 21st IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC16), held in Messina, Italy, 27 – 30 June 2016. IEEE, pp. 469 - 476.

Stein, Anthony; Tomforde, Sven; Rauh, Dominik; and Hähner, Jörg: “Dealing with Unforeseen Situations in the Context of Self-Adaptive Urban Traffic Control: How to Bridge the Gap”. In: Proceedings of the 13th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing, held in Würzburg, Germany, 19 – 22 July 2016. IEEE, pp. 167 - 172.

Tomforde, Sven; Stein, Anthony; and von Mammen, Sebastian: “Distributed Resource Allocation as Co-Evolution Problem”. In: Proceedings of IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (WCCI), Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC’16), held in Vancouver, Canada, 24-29 July 2016. IEEE, pp. 1815 - 1822.

Stein, Anthony; Eymueller, Christian; Rauh, Dominik; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “Interpolation-based Classifier Generation in XCSF”. In: Proceedings of IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (WCCI), Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC’16), held in Vancouver, Canada, 24-29 July 2016. IEEE, 3990 - 3998.

Sommer, Matthias; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “Forecast-augmented Route Guidance in Urban Traffic Networks based on Infrastructure Observations”. In: Proceedings of VEHITS16 – 2nd International Conference on Vehicle Technology and Intelligent Transport Systems, held 23-24 April 2016 in Rome, Italy, INSTICC, pp. 177 - 186.

Hähner, Jörg; von Mammen, Sebastian; Timpf, Sabine; Tomforde, Sven; Sick, Bernhard; Geihs, Kurt; Stumme, Gerd; Hornung, Gerrit; and Goeble, Thilo: “’Know Thyselves – Computational Self-Reflection in Collective Technical Systems”. In: Proceedings of the 29th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Workshops, held 4 – 7 April 2016 in Nuremberg, Germany, Workshop on Self-Optimisation in Autonomic and Organic Computing Systems (SAOS16), VDE Verlag 2016, pp. 1-8.

Rudolph, Stefan; Kantert, Jan; Jänen, Uwe; Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Measuring Self-Organisation Processes in Smart Camera Networks”. In: Proceedings of the 29th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Workshops, held 4 – 7 April 2016 in Nuremberg, Germany, Workshop on Self-Optimisation in Autonomic and Organic Computing Systems (SAOS16), VDE Verlag 2016, pp. 1-7.

Kantert, Jan; Reinhard, Florian; von Zengen, Georg; Tomforde, Sven; Weber, Susanne; Wolf, Lars; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Combining Trust and ETX to Provide Robust Wireless Sensor Networks”. In: Proceedings of the 29th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Workshops, held 4 – 7 April 2016 in Nuremberg, Germany, Workshop on Self-Optimisation in Autonomic and Organic Computing Systems (SAOS16), VDE Verlag 2016, pp. 1-7.

Von Mammen, Sebastian; Lehner, Patrick; and Tomforde, Sven: “Evolving a Façade-Servicing Quadrotor Ensemble”. In: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Advanced Cognitive Technologies and Application (COGNITIVE 2016), held March 20 – 24, 2016 in Rome, Italy, IARIA, pp. 1 - 12.

Stein, Anthony; Rauh, Dominik; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: „Augmentic the Algorithmic Structure of XCS by Means of Interpolation“. In: Proceedings of the 29th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems (ARCS16), held April 4 – 7 in Nuremberg, Germany. VDE, pp. 348 - 360.

Rudolph, Stefan; Hihn, Rainer; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: „Comparison of Dependency Measures for the Detection of Mutual Influences in Organic Computing Systems“. In: Proceedings of the 29th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems (ARCS16), held April 4 – 7 in Nuremberg, Germany. VDE, pp. 334 - 347.

Kantert, Jan; Scharrer, Richard; Tomforde, Sven; Edenhofer, Sarah; and Müller-Schloer Christian: „Runtime Clustering of Similarly Behaving Agents in Open Organic Computing Systems“. In: Proceedings of the 29th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems (ARCS16), held April 4 – 7 in Nuremberg, Germany. VDE, pp. 321 - 333.

Edenhofer, Sarah; Stifter, Christoph; Tomforde, Sven; Kantert, Jan; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer Christian: “Comparison of Surveillance Strategies to Identify Undesirable Behaviour in Multi-Agent Systems”. In: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART16), held February 24 – 26 in Rome, Italy. INSTICC, pp. 132 - 140.

Rudolph, Stefan; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “A Mutual Influence-based Learning Algorithm”. In: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART16), held February 24 – 26 in Rome, Italy. INSTICC, pp. 181 - 189.

Kantert, Jan; Edenhofer, Sarah; Tomforde, Sven; Klejnowski, Lukas; and Müller-Schloer Christian: „A Threatmodel for Trust-based Systems Consisting of Open, Heterogeneous, and Distributed Agents“. In: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART16), held February 24 – 26 in Rome, Italy. INSTICC, pp. 173 - 180.

Kantert, Jan; Edenhofer, Sarah; Tomforde, Sven; Kauder, Melanie; and Müller-Schloer Christian: „Detecting Colluding Attackers in Distributed Grid Systems“. In: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART16), held February 24 – 26 in Rome, Italy. INSTICC, pp. 198 - 206.

Kantert, Jan; Ringwald, Christoph; von Zengen, Georg; Tomforde, Sven; Wolf, Lars C.; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: „Enhancing RPL for Robust and Efficient Routing in Challenging Environments“. In: Proceedings of SASO 2015 Workshops, held in Boston, US, September 2015. IEEE 2015, pp. 7 – 12.

Gruhl, Christian; Sick, Bernhard; Wacker, Arno; Tomforde, Sven and Hähner, Jörg: “A Building Block for Awareness in Technical Systems: Online Novelty Detection and Reaction With an Application in Intrusion Detection”. In Proceedings of the IEEE 7th International Conference on Awareness Science and Technology (iCAST 2015), held in Quinhuangdao, China, Sep 22-24, IEEE 2015, pp. 194 -- 200.

Kantert, Jan; Edenhofer, Sarah; Tomforde Sven and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Representation of Trust and Reputation in Self-Managed Computing Systems”. In “Proceedings of the 13th IEEE International Conference on Dependable, Autonomic, and Secure Computing (DASC15), held in Liverpool, UK, October 26 – 28, 2015”. IEEE 2015, pp. 1827 - 1834.

Rudolph, Stefan; Tomforde, Sven; Sick, Bernhard and Hähner, Jörg: “A Mutual Influence Detection Algorithm for Systems with Local Performance Measurement”. In: Proceedings of the 9th IEEE International Conference on Self-adapting and Self-organising Systems (SASO15), held September 2015 in Boston, USA, pp. 144 - 150.

Sommer, Matthias; Tomforde, Sven and Hähner, Jörg: “Learning a Dynamic Re-combination Strategy of Forecast Techniques at Runtime”. In: Proceedings of the 12th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing, held in Grenobles, France, July 07 – 10, 2015, pp. 261 - 266.

Kantert, Jan; Spiegelberg, Henning; Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Distributed Rendering in an Open Self-Organised Trusted Desktop Grid”. In: Proceedings of the 12th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing, held in Grenobles, France, July 07 – 10, 2015, pp. 267 - 272.

Edenhofer, Sarah; Stifter, Christoph, Jänen, Uwe; Kantert, Jan; Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “An Accusation-based Strategy to Handle Undesirable Behaviour in Multi-Agent Systems”. In: Proceedings of the 12th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing, held in Grenobles, France, July 07 – 10, 2015, pp. 243 - 248.

Kantert, Jan; Tomforde, Sven and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Addressing Challenges Beyond Classic Control With Organic Computing”. In: Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation, and Robotics (ICINCO'15), held in Colmar, France, July 2015, INSTICC 2015, pp. 264 - 269.

Tomforde, Sven; Kantert, Jan; von Mammen, Sebastian and Hähner, Jörg: “Cooperative Self-Optimisation of Network Protocol Parameters at Runtime”. In: Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation, and Robotics (ICINCO'15), held in Colmar, France, July 2015, INSTICC 2015, pp. 123 - 130.

Kantert, Jan; Edenhofer, Sarah; Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Detecting and Isolating Inconsistently Behaving Agents Using an Intelligent Control Loop”. In: Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation, and Robotics (ICINCO'15), held in Colmar, France, July 2015, INSTICC 2015, pp. 246 - 253.

Kantert, Jan; Tomforde, Sven; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: „Measuring Self-Organisation in Distributed Systems by External Observation“. In: Proceedings of the 28th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Workshops, held 24 – 27 March 2015 in Porto, Portugal, Workshop on Self-Optimisation in Organic and Autonomic Computing Systems (SAOS15), ISBN 978-3-8007-3657-7, VDE Verlag 2015, pp. 1- 8.

Hähner, Jörg; Brinkschulte, Uwe; Lukowicz, Paul; Mostaghim, Sanaz; Sick, Bernhard; and Tomforde, Sven: „Runtime Self-Integration as Key Challenge for Mastering Interwoven Systems“. In: Proceedings of the 28th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Workshops, held 24 – 27 March 2015 in Porto, Portugal, Workshop on Self-Optimisation in Organic and Autonomic Computing Systems (SAOS15), ISBN 978-3-8007-3657-7, VDE Verlag 2015, pp. 1- 8.

Rudolph, Stefan; Tomforde, Sven; Sick, Bernhard; Heck, Henner; Wacker, Arno; and Hähner, Jörg: “An Online Influence Detection Algorithm for Organic Computing Systems”. In: Proceedings of the 28th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Workshops, held 24 – 27 March 2015 in Porto, Portugal, Workshop on Self-Optimisation in Organic and Autonomic Computing Systems (SAOS15), ISBN 978-3-8007-3657-7, VDE Verlag 2015, pp. 1- 8.

Kantert, Jan; Wildemann, Sergej; von Zengen, Georg; Edenhofer, Sarah; Tomforde, Sven; Wolf, Lars; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Improving Reliability and Endurance using End-to-End Trust in Distributed Low-Power Sensor Networks”. In: Proceedings of the 28th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems (ARCS 2015), held 24 – 27 March 2015 in Porto, Portugal, Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg 2015, pp. 135 – 145.

Sommer, Matthias; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “A Systematic Study on Forecasting of Traffic Flows with Artificial Neural Networks”. In: Proceedings of the 28th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Workshops, held 24 – 27 March 2015 in Porto, Portugal, Workshop on Self-Optimisation in Organic and Autonomic Computing Systems (SAOS15), ISBN 978-3-8007-3657-7, VDE Verlag 2015, pp. 1- 8.

Al-Anbuky, Adnan; Rudolph, Stefan; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “Public Space Ambient Intelligence Systems: Benefits, Approaches, and Challenges”. In: Proceedings of the 28th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Workshops, held 24 – 27 March 2015 in Porto, Portugal, Workshop on Self-Optimisation in Organic and Autonomic Computing Systems (SAOS15), ISBN 978-3-8007-3657-7, VDE Verlag 2015, pp. 1- 8.

Kantert, Jan; Edenhofer, Sarah; Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Defending Autonomous Agents Against Attacks in Multi-Agent Systems Using Norms”. In: “Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART 2015)”, held in Lisbon, Portugal 10 – 12 January 2015, INSTICC 2015, pp. 149 - 156.

Tomforde, Sven; Sommer, Matthias and Hähner, Jörg: “Learning to Predict: Automated Management and Correction of Prediction Techniques for Traffic Flows within a Self-organised Traffic Control System”. In. Proceedings of the 11th International Congress on Advances in Civil Engineering (ACE14), held 21 – 25 October, 2014 in Istanbul, Turkey, pp. 1 – 6.

Von Mammen, Sebastian; Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg; Lehner, Patrick; Foerschner, Lukas; Hiemer, Andreas; Nicola, Mirela and Blickling, Patrick: „OCBotics – An Organic Computing Approach to Collective Robtic Swarms“. In Proceedings of SSCI14 – IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence, held in Orlando, Florida, US, December 9 – 12, 2014, DOI 10.1109/SIS.2014.7011781, IEEE 2014, pp. 90 - 97.

105. Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg; von Mammen, Sebastian; Gruhl, Christian; Sick, Bernhard and Geihs, Kurt: „’Know Thyself’ – Computational Self-Reflection in Intelligent Technical Systems“. In: Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Self-Adapting and Self-Organising Systems Workshops (SASO-W14), Workshop on Self-Improving System Integration (SISSY14), held in London, UK, September, 8th 2014, pp. 150 – 159; DOI 10.1109/SASOW.2014.25.

Bellman, Kirstie; Tomforde, Sven and Würtz, Rolf P.: „Interwoven Systems – Self-Improving System Integration“. In: Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Self-Adapting and Self-Organising Systems Workshops (SASO-W14), Workshop on Self-Improving System Integration (SISSY14), held in London, UK, September, 8th 2014, pp. 123 – 127; DOI 10.1109/SASOW.2014.21.

Edenhofer, Sarah; Kantert, Jan; Klejnowski, Lukas; Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg and Müller-Schloer, Christian: „Advanced Attacks to Trusted Communities in Multi-Agent Systems“. In: Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Self-Adapting and Self-Organising Systems Workshops (SASO-W14), Workshop on Self-Improving System Integration (SISSY14), held in London, UK, September, 8th 2014, pp. 186 – 191; DOI 10.1109/SASOW.2014.29.

Kantert, Jan; Edenhofer, Sarah; Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg and Müller-Schloer, Christian: „Robust Self-Monitoring in Trusted Desktop Grid for Self-Configuration at Runtime“. In: Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Self-Adapting and Self-Organising Systems Workshops (SASO-W14), Workshop on Self-Improving System Integration (SISSY14), held in London, UK, September, 8th 2014, pp. 178 – 185; DOI 10.1109/SASOW.2014.28.

Kantert, Jan; Scharf, Hannes; Edenhofer, Sarah; Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg and Müller-Schloer, Christian: „A Graph Analysis Approach to Detect Attacks in Trusted Desktop Grids at Runtime“. In: Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Self-Adapting and Self-Organising Systems (SASO14), held in London, UK, September 2014, IEEE, pp. 80 -89.

Tomforde, Sven; Ostrovsky, Alexander and Hähner, Jörg: “Load-Aware Reconfiguration of LTE Antennas – Dynamic Cell-Phone Network Adaptation Using Organic Network Control”. In: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation, and Robotics (ICINCO'14), held in Vienna, Austria September 2014, INSTICC 2014, pp. 236 – 243.

Kantert, Jan; Scharf, Hannes; Edenhofer, Sarah; Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg and Müller-Schloer, Christian: „Implementing an Adaptive Higher-Level Observer in Trusted Desktop Grid to Control Norms“. In: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation, and Robotics (ICINCO'14), held in Vienna, Austria September 2014, INSTICC 2014, pp. 288 – 295.

Rudolph, Stefan; Edenhofer, Sarah; Tomforde, Sven and Hähner, Jörg: “Reinforcement Learning for Coverage Optimisation Through PTZ Camera Alignment in Highly Dynamic Environments”. In Proceedings of ICDSC14 – IEEE International Conference on Distributed Smart Camera Systems held in Venice, Italy, November 4-7, 2014, pp. 19:1 – 19:6.

Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg; Seebach, Hella; Reif, Wolfgang; Sick, Bernhard; Wacker, Arno; and Scholtes, Ingo: “Engineering and Mastering Interwoven Systems”. In: Workshop Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Architectures of Computing Systems (ARCS’14) – Workshop on Self-optimisation in Organic and Autonomic Computing Systems (SAOS’14), pp. 1-8, online available:  http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articleDetails.jsp?arnumber=6775093

Sommer, Matthias; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “Resilient Traffic Management with Organic Computing Techniques”. In: Proceedings of the 1st International Systems Competition on Autonomic Features and Technologies for Road Traffic Modelling and Control Systems, held together with The 16th International IEEE Conference on Intelligent Transport Systems (IEEE-ITS13) at Den Hague, Netherlands (Winner of the ARTS Competition at IEEE-ITS13).

Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Incremental Design of Organic Computing Systems – Moving Design from Design-Time to Runtime”. In: Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation, and Robotics (ICINCO'13), INSTICC 2013, pp. 185 - 192.

Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg; Jänen, Uwe; and Hoffmann, Martin: “SmaCCS: Smart Camera Cloud Services – Towards an Intelligent Cloud-based Surveillance System”. In: Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation, and Robotics (ICINCO'13), INSTICC 2013, pp. 288 - 293.

Sommer, Matthias; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “Using a Neural Network for Forecasting in an Organic Traffic Control Management System”. In: International Workshop on Embedded Self-Organising Systems (ESOS’13), held with the 10th International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC’13) in San Jose, California. Online available at: https://www.usenix.org/conference/esos13/using-neural-network-forecasting-organic-traffic-control-management/.

Hähner, Jörg; Rudolph, Stefan; Tomforde, Sven; Fisch, Dominik; Sick, Bernhard; Kopal, Nils; and Wacker, Arno: “A Concept for Securing Cyber-Physical Systems with Organic Computing Techniques”. In: Workshop Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on Architectures of Computing Systems (ARCS’13) – Workshop on Self-optimisation in Organic and Autonomic Computing Systems (SAOS’13), electronic version available at: http://www.vde-verlag.de/proceedings-de/563492001.html.

Becker, Christian; Hähner, Jörg and Tomforde, Sven: “Flexibility in Organic Systems - Remarks on Mechanisms for Adapting System Goals at Runtime”. In: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation, and Robotics (ICINCO'12), INSTICC 2012, pp. 287 - 292.

Prothmann, Holger; Tomforde, Sven; Lyda, Johannes; Branke, Jürgen; Hähner, Jörg; Müller-Schloer, Christian and Schmeck, Hartmut: „Self-organised Routing for Road Networks“, in: Proceedings of the Sixth International Workshop on Self-Organizing Systems, Lecture Notes in Computer Science Series 7166, Springer Verlag 2012, pp. 48 – 59.

Tomforde, Sven; Brameshuber, Andreas; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Restricted on-line learning in real-world systems”, in: Proceedings of the IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC’11), New Orleans, US, 5-8 June, 2011, ISBN 978-1-4244-7834-7, IEEE 2011, pp. 1628 – 1625.

Cakar, Emre; Tomforde, Sven; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “A Role-based Imitation Algorithm for the Optimisation in Dynamic Fitness Landscapes”, in: IEEE Swarm Intelligence Symposium (SSCI 2011), IEEE 2011, pp. 139 -146.

Hurling, Björn; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: „A generic architecture for restricted online learning of network protocol parameters“. In: Proceedings of the SASO Workshop on Self-adaptive Networking (SAN’10), IEEE 2010, pp. 26 - 33.

Tomforde, Sven; Zgeras, Ioannis; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Adaptive Control of Sensor Networks”. In: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Autonomic and Trusted Computing (ATC’10), Springer Verlag Berlin / Heidelberg 2010, pp. 77 – 91.

Tomforde, Sven; Hurling, Björn; and Hähner, Jörg: „Dynamic Control of Mobile ad-hoc Networks – Network protocol parameter adaptation using Organic Network Control“. In: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation, and Robotics (ICINCO'10), INSTICC 2010, pp. 28 – 35.

Tomforde, Sven; Prothmann, Holger; Branke, Jürgen; Müller-Schloer, Christian; and Schmeck, Hartmut: “Possibilities and Limitations of Decentralised Traffic Control Systems”. In: 2010 IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (IEEE WCCI’10), IEEE 2010, pp. 3298 - 3306.

Wittke, Michael; Tomforde, Sven; Chaaban, Yaser; and Brehm, Jürgen: „Visual Twittering using mobile phones in pervasive environments“. In: Beiträge der 39. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V. (GI), GI e.V. 2009, pp. 1950 -1964.

Tomforde, Sven; Hoffmann, Martin; Bernard, Yvonne; Klejnowski, Lukas; and Hähner, Jörg: „POWEA: A System for Automated Network Protocol Adaptation Using Evolutionary Algorithms“. In: Beiträge der 39. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V. (GI), GI e.V. 2009, pp. 3177 – 3192.

Tomforde, Sven; Cakar, Emre; and Hähner, Jörg: „Dynamic Control of Network Protocols – a new vision for future self-organising networks“. In: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation, and Robotics (ICINCO'09), INSTICC 2009, pp. 285 – 290.

Tomforde, Sven; Steffen, Marcel; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Towards an Organic Network Control System”. In: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Autonomic and Trusted Computing (ATC’09), Springer Verlag Berlin / Heidelberg 2009, pp. 2 – 16.

Tomforde, Sven; Prothmann, Holger; Rochner, Fabian; Branke, Jürgen; Müller-Schloer, Christian; and Schmeck, Hartmut: “Decentralised Progressive Signal Systems for Organic Traffic Control”. In: Proceedings of the 2nd IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaption and Self-Organization (SASO’08), IEEE, 2008, pp. 413-422.

Prothmann, Holger; Rochner, Fabian; Tomforde, Sven; Branke, Jürgen; Müller-Schloer, Christian; and Schmeck, Hartmut: “Organic Control of Traffic Lights”. In: Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Autonomic and Trusted Computing (ATC’08), Springer Verlag Berlin / Heidelberg 2008, pp. 219 – 233. (ATC08 Best Paper Award).

 

Poster and Demos
 

 

Sommer, Matthias; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “Demo: Proactive Re-Routing of Urban Traffic based on Traffic Flow Forecasts”. In: 2nd ARTS Competition “Increasing the Resilience of Road Traffic Support Systems by Use of Autonomics”, held with the 22nd ITS World Congress in Bordeaux, France, 5-9 October 2015. Electronic version available at: https:helios.hud.ac.uk/cost/comp2.php .

Kantert, Jan; Edenhofer, Sarah; Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Norm-based System Control in Distributed Low-Power Sensor Networks”. In: Proceedings of the 28th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Poster Session, held 24 – 27 March 2015 in Porto, Portugal, pp. 13 -14.

Sommer, Matthias; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “Forecast-based Route Recommendations in Organic Traffic Control”. In: Proceedings of the 28th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Poster Session, held 24 – 27 March 2015 in Porto, Portugal, pp. 11 - 12 (ARCS 2015 Best Poster Award).

Tomforde, Sven; Streit, Klement; and Hähner, Jörg: “Towards Ad-hoc Device-to-Device Routing in Cellular Networks”. In: Proceedings of the 28th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Poster Session, held 24 – 27 March 2015 in Porto, Portugal, pp. 7 - 8.

Hähner, Jörg; von Mammen, Sebastian; and Tomforde, Sven: „Autonomous Self-Integration in Interwoven Systems“. In: Proceedings of the 28th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Poster Session, held 24 – 27 March 2015 in Porto, Portugal, pp.  9 - 10.

Rudolph, Stefan; Mayrock; Daniel; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: “Starcraft: An Organic Computing Testbed”. In: Proceedings of the 28th GI/ITG International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems – ARCS Poster Session, held 24 – 27 March 2015 in Porto, Portugal, pp. 23 - 24.

Kantert, Jan; Bödelt, Sebastian; Edenhofer, Sarah; Tomforde, Sven; Hähner, Jörg and Müller-Schloer, Christian: „Interactive Simulation of an Open Trusted Desktop Grid System with Visualisation in 3D“. In: Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Self-Adapting and Self-Organising Systems (SASO14), held in London, UK, September 2014, IEEE, pp. 191 – 192; DOI 10.1109/SASO.2014.39 (IEEE SASO 2014 Best Demo Award).

Hurling, Björn; Tomforde, Sven; Rudolph, Stefan; Hähner, Jörg; and Müller-Schloer Christian: „Evolving network protocols“. In: Proceedings of the 8th ACM international conference on Autonomic computing (ICAC’11), ACM 2011, pp. 173 – 174.

Prothmann, Holger; Tomforde, Sven; Lyda, Johannes; Branke, Jürgen; Hähner, Jörg; Müller-Schloer, Christian; and Schmeck, Hartmut: “Decentralised Route Guidance in Organic Traffic Control”, in: Proceedings of the 5th IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaption and Self-Organization (SASO’11), IEEE 2011, pp. 219 – 220.

 

Further publications

 

Hanika, Tom; Herde, Marek; Kuhn, Jochen; Leimeister, Jan Marco; Oeste-Reiß, Sarah; Schmidt, Albrecht; Sick, Bernhard; Stumme, Gerd; Tomforde, Sven; and Zweig, Anna Katharina: „Collaborative Interactive Learning – A Clarification of terms and a Differentiation from other Research Fields“, arXiv electronic publishing, May 2019, available at: https://arxiv.org/abs/1905.07264

Rudolph, Stefan; Tomforde, Sven; and Hähner, Jörg: „On the Detection of Mutual Influences and Their Consideration in Reinforcement Learning Processes“, arXiv electronic publishing, May 2019, available at: https://arxiv.org/abs/1905.04205

Würtz, Rolf; Tomforde, Sven; Calma, Adrian; Kottke, Daniel; and Sick, Bernhard: “Interactive Learning without Ground-Truth”. In: Organic Computing – Doctoral Dissertation Colloquium 2017. Kassel university press, 2018.

omforde, Sven; Sick, Bernhard; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: “Organic Computing in the Spotlight“, arXiv electronic publishing, January 2017, electronic version available at: http://arxiv.org/abs/1701.08125

Bannach, David; Jänicke, Martin; Rey, Vitor F.; Tomforde, Sven; Sick; Bernhard; and Lukowicz, Paul: “Self-Adaptation of Activity Recognition Systems to New Sensors”, arXiv electronic publishing, January 2017, electronic version available at: http://arxiv.org/abs/1701.08528

Tomforde, Sven; Sick, Bernhard; and Müller-Schloer, Christian: „Spotlight on Organic Computing“. In: Organic Computing – Doctoral Dissertation Colloquium 2016. ISBN: 978-3-7376-0301-3, kassel university press 2017, volume 10 of Intelligent Embedded Systems Series, pp. 3 – 15.

Tomforde, Sven: “Challenges and Solution Strategies for Mastering Interwoven Systems – An Organic Computing Perspective”. Habiltation Thesis, Universität Ausgburg, Fakultät für Angewandte Informatik, 2016.

Sommer, Matthias; and Tomforde, Sven: “Concepts for Resilient Traffic Management based on Organic Computing”. Technical Report 2016-06, Universität Augsburg, Faculty for Applied Computer Science, series: “Reports / Technische Berichte der Fakultät für Angewandte Informatik der Universität Augsburg”, August 2016, online available: https://opus.bibliothek.uni-augsburg.de/opus4/frontdoor/index/index/docId/3827

Rudolph, Stefan; and Tomforde, Sven: “A Taxonomy for Organic Computing Systems regarding Mutual Influences”. Technical Report 2016-03, Universität Augsburg, in der Serie “Reports / Technische Berichte der Fakultät für Angewandte Informatik der Universität Augsburg”, April 2016, online available: https://opus.bibliothek.uni-augsburg.de/opus4/frontdoor/index/index/docIC/3717

Lewis, Peter; Bellman, Kirstie; Botev, Jean; Hildmann, Hanno; Marsh, Stephen; Pitt, Jeremy; Scholtes, Ingo; and Tomforde, Sven: “Socially-Sensitive Systems Design”. In Social Concepts in Self-Organising Systems (Dagstuhl Report 15482), Dagstuhl 2016, pp. 142 – 147; online available: http://dx.doi.org/10.4230/DagRep.5.11.127

Tomforde, Sven and Sick, Bernhard: “Organic Computing Doctoral Dissertation Colloquium 2015”. In: Sick, Bernhard; Tomforde, Sven (Eds.): Organic Computing: Doctoral Dissertation Colloquium 2015, Kassel University Press, ISBN 978-3-7376-0028-6, pp. 1 – 2.

Calma, Adrian; Jänicke, Martin; Kantert, Jan; Kopal, Nils; Siefert, Florian; and Tomforde, Sven: “Horizontal Integration of Organic Computing and Control Theory Concepts”. In: Sick, Bernhard; Tomforde, Sven (Eds.): Organic Computing: Doctoral Dissertation Colloquium 2015, Kassel University Press, ISBN 978-3-7376-0028-6, pp. 157 – 164.

Sick, Bernhard and Tomforde, Sven: “Organic Computing Doctoral Dissertation Colloquium 2014”. In: Tomforde, Sven and Sick, Bernhard (Eds.): „Organic Computing Doctoral Dissertation Colloquium – Proceedings of the OC-DDC14“. Kassel University Press 2014, ISBN 978-3-86219-832-0, pp. 1 – 4.

Bellman, Kirstie; Tomforde, Sven and Würtz, Rolf P.: “Message from the Workshop Chairs – Editorial for the Workshop on Self-Improving System Integration”. In: Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Self-Adapting and Self-Organising Systems Workshops (SASO-W14), Workshop on Self-Improving System Integration (SISSY14), held in London, UK, September, 8th 2014, p. 122; DOI 10.1109/SASOW.2014.20.

Tomforde, Sven; Schiele, Gregor; Scholtes, Ingo and Wacker, Arno: “Workshop on ‘Self-Optimisation in Autonomic and Organic Computing Systems (SAOS14)’”. Workshop Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Architectures of Computing Systems (ARCS’14) – Workshop on Self-optimisation in Automomic and Organic Computing Systems.

Tomforde, Sven (Editor): “Proceedings of the First Organic Computing Doctoral Dissertation Colloquium (OC-DDC’13)”, TR 2013-06 Fakultät für Informatik, Universität Augsburg 2013, online available: http://opus.bibliothek.uni-augsburg.de/opus4/frontdoor/index/index/docId/2355

Tomforde, Sven: “An architectural framework for self-configuration and self-improvement at runtime”. Dissertation (Ph.D. Thesis), Leibniz Universität Hannover, Fachgebiet System- und Rechnerarchitektur, Technische Informationsbibliothek und Universitätsbibliothek Hannover: http://edok01.tib.uni-hannover.de/edoks/e01dh11/671870904.pdf  (electronic publication), September 2011.

Tomforde, Sven: „A Case Study for an Organic Production System“. Technical Report SRA-01-2011, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institute for Systems Engineering, System and Computer Architecture Group, Hannover, Germany 2011.

Tomforde, Sven: “Author disambiguation for scientific papers”. Master thesis. University of Bristol; Computer Science Department, and Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institute for Systems Engineering, April 2007.

Tomforde, Sven: “Durchführung einer empirischen Studie und Entwicklung eines intranetbasierten Systems zur Verbesserung des Wissens­austauschs im Supply Chain Management der Continental AG”. Diploma thesis. Fachhochschule Hannover, Fachbereich Wirtschaftsinformatik, September 2004.

 

Invited Talks

 

2018, October: “Selbst-adaptive Regelung von Lichtsignalanlagen mittels Reinforcement Learning”, Passau Data Science Summit 2018 (www.pasdas.de)

2018, October: “Autonomous Systems: Robust and Intelligent Behaviour Without External Intervention”, organised by Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, TU Wien (Prof. Markus Rupp)

2018, January: “Selbst-adaptive und selbst-organisierte Verkehrssteuerung“ (inaugural lecture), organised by Fachbereich Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Universität Kassel (Dean Prof. Dr. Axel Bangert)

2017, November: “Selbst-adaptive und selbst-organisierte Steuerung von Lichtsignalanlagen in urbanen Verkehrsnetzen”, organised by Games Engineering Group, Universität Würzburg (Prof. Dr. Sebastian von Mammen)

2017, June: “An Organic Computing Approach to Resilient Traffic Management”, Bochum, Germany – Keynote at the 5th Organic Computing Doctoral Dissertation Colloquium (OC-DDC’17), local organisation by Institute for Neural Computation, Ruhr-Universität Bochum (PD Dr. Rolf P. Würtz)

2014, May: „Organic Computing: Status and Current Activities“. Imperial College London, UK, in the frame of the SORules Workshop, organised by Intelligent Systems & Networks Group (Dr. Jeremy Pitt).

2013, November: „Mobile Einheiten und die Cloud: Intelligente Sicherheitssysteme als Verbindung zweier Welten“. At: FH Bielefeld-Minden, organised by Fachbereich Technik (Prof. Dr.-Ing Martin Hoffmann).

2013, November: “Selbst-adaptive und selbst-lernende Systeme des Organic Computing am Beispiel Straßenverkehrssteuerung”. At: AUDI R&D: Audi Electronic Ventures GmbH, Ingolstadt – “Tag der Softwareentwicklung”.

2013, October: “Resilient Traffic Management with Organic Computing Techniques”. At Örebro University, Sweden, organised by School of Science and Technology, Research Center for Applied Autonomous Sensor Systems (Prof. Dr. Franziska Klügl).

2013, June: “Organic Traffic Management”. At: Robert Bosch GmbH Hildesheim, organised by Telematics Systems Research Lab (Dr. Lutz Bersiner).

2010, October: „An adaptivity-enabling framework for parametrisable systems“. At: Universität Duisburg-Essen, organised by Networked Embedded Systems Group (Prof. Dr. Pedro Marron).