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12 years 9 months ago
A 3-D Audio-Visual Corpus of Affective Communication
Communication between humans deeply relies on the capability of expressing and recognizing feelings. For this reason, research on human-machine interaction needs to focus on the re...
Gabriele Fanelli, Jürgen Gall, Harald Romsdor...
12 years 9 months ago
Towards affective state modeling in narrative and conversational settings
We carry out two studies on affective state modeling for communication settings that involve unilateral intent on the part of one participant (the evoker) to shift the affective s...
Bart Jochems, Martha Larson, Roeland Ordelman, Ron...
144views more  CONNECTION 2010»
12 years 11 months ago
The roles of the amygdala in the affective regulation of body, brain, and behaviour
Abstract. Despite the great amount of knowledge produced by the neuroscientific literature affective phenomena, current models tackling noncognitive aspects of behavior are often b...
Marco Mirolli, Francesco Mannella, Gianluca Baldas...
13 years 4 days ago
Utilizing affective analysis for efficient movie browsing
Because of the fast increasing number of movies and long time span each movie lasts, novel methods should be developed to help users browse movies and find their desired clips eff...
Shiliang Zhang, Qi Tian, Qingming Huang, Wen Gao, ...
13 years 8 days ago
Expressive Gibberish Speech Synthesis for Affective Human-Computer Interaction
In this paper we present our study on expressive gibberish speech synthesis as a means for affective communication between computing devices, such as a robot or an avatar, and thei...
Selma Yilmazyildiz, Lukas Latacz, Wesley Mattheyse...
149views more  TROB 2008»
13 years 2 months ago
Online Affect Detection and Robot Behavior Adaptation for Intervention of Children With Autism
Abstract--Investigation into robot-assisted intervention for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) has gained momentum in recent years. Therapists involved in interventions ...
Changchun Liu, Karla Conn, Nilanjan Sarkar, Wendy ...
116views more  IJMMS 2007»
13 years 2 months ago
Modeling and evaluating empathy in embodied companion agents
Affective reasoning plays an increasingly important role in cognitive accounts of social interaction. Humans continuously assess one another's situational context, modify the...
Scott W. McQuiggan, James C. Lester
132views more  IJMMS 2007»
13 years 2 months ago
How emotion is made and measured
How we design and evaluate for emotions depends crucially on what we take emotions to be. In affective computing, affect is often taken to be another kind of information - discret...
Kirsten Boehner, Rogério de Paula, Paul Dou...
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13 years 2 months ago
Cross-cultural differences in recognizing affect from body posture
Conveyance and recognition of human emotion and affective expression is influenced by many factors, including culture. Within the user modeling field, it has become increasingly n...
Andrea Kleinsmith, P. Ravindra De Silva, Nadia Bia...
153views more  IJMMS 2008»
13 years 2 months ago
Physiology-based affect recognition for computer-assisted intervention of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Generally, an experienced therapist continuously monitors the affective cues of the children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and adjusts the course of the intervention accord...
Changchun Liu, Karla Conn, Nilanjan Sarkar, Wendy ...