Some recent publications

[P80] M. Birattari, B. Delhaisse, G. Francesca, and Y. Kerdoncuff (2016).   Observing the effects of overdesign in the automatic design of control software for robot swarms. [PDF]   In M. Dorigo et al. (Eds.) Swarm Intelligence, 10th International Conference, ANTS 2016. LNCS 9882, pp. 45-57. Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland.

[J54] G. Francesca and M. Birattari (2016).   Automatic design of robot swarms: achievements and challenges.   Frontiers in Robotics and AI, 3(29):1-9

[J52] G. Francesca, M. Brambilla, A. Brutschy, L. Garattoni, R. Miletitch, G. Podevijn, A. Reina, T. Soleymani, M. Salvaro, C. Pinciroli, F. Mascia, V. Trianni, M. Birattari (2015).   AutoMoDe-Chocolate: automatic design of control software for robot swarms.[PDF]   Swarm Intelligence, 9(2/3):125-152

[J50] A. Brutschy, L. Garattoni, M. Brambilla, G. Francesca, G. Pini, M. Dorigo, and M. Birattari (2015).   The TAM: Abstracting complex tasks in swarm robotics research.[PDF]   Swarm Intelligence, 9(1):1-22

[J46] M. Brambilla, A. Brutschy, M. Dorigo, and M. Birattari (2014).   Property-driven design for robot swarms: A design method based on prescriptive modeling and model checking.[PDF]   ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems, 9(4):17/1-17/28

[J45] G. Francesca, M. Brambilla, A. Brutschy, V. Trianni, and M. Birattari (2014).   AutoMoDe: A novel approach to the automatic design of control software for robot swarms.[PDF]   Swarm Intelligence, 8(2):89-112