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CityViewAR: a mobile outdoor AR application for city visualization
(University of Canterbury. Human Interface Technology Laboratory, 2012)
In this paper we introduce CityViewAR, a mobile outdoor Augmented Reality (AR) application for providing AR information visualization on a city scale. The CityViewAR application was developed to provide geographical ...
Evaluation approach for operational success and effectiveness of incentives
(2011-2014 SUNSET Consortium, 2013)
In the broader sense, the SUNSET project aims to encourage sustainability in the transport system and to support people’s mobility. These goals are articulated as more specific objectives – specifically to reduce traffic ...
Robots In The Theatre And The Media
(Philips Design, 2013)
Robots frequently feature in the movies and occasionally in the theatre. Their presence in the media is of major importance on how users interact with them. Due to the scarcity of robots in everyday life, most of ...
Measuring the anthropomorphism, animacy, likeability, perceived intelligence and perceived safety of robots
(University of Hertfordshire, 2008)
The interactive effects of robot anthropomorphism and robot ability on perceived threat and support for robotics research
(Journal of Human-Robot Interaction, 2016)
The present research examines how a robot’s physical anthropomorphism interacts with perceived ability of robots to impact the level of realistic and identity threat that people perceive from robots and how it affects ...
LEGO Pictorial Scales for Assessing Affective Responses
(SPRINGER-VERLAG BERLIN, 2015)
© IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2015. This article presents the design and evaluation of novel types of pictorial scales for assessing emotional response based on LEGO Minifigures. We describe ...
Does the Design of a Robot Influence Its Animacy and Perceived Intelligence?
(Springer Nature, 2009)
Robots exhibit life-like behavior by performing intelligent actions. To enhance human-robot interaction it is necessary to investigate and understand how end-users perceive such animate behavior. In this paper, we report ...
Developing Novel Extensions to Support Prototyping for Interactive Social Robots
Lego Mindstorms NXT is a platform highly suitable for prototyping in the field of interactive social robotics. During a technology masterclass at Eindhoven University of Technology students from the department of Industrial ...
Appearance of a robot affects the impact of its behaviour on perceived trustworthiness and empathy
(Walter de Gruyter GmbH, 2016)
© 2016 Jakub Złotowski et al., published by De Gruyter Open. An increasing number of companion robots have started reaching the public in the recent years. These robots vary in their appearance and behavior. Since these ...
Agents with faces - What can we learn from LEGO Minifigures?
Emotional facial expressions are essential for agents. The LEGO company developed hundreds of facial expressions for their Minifigures, which are often the centerpiece of LEGO construction. We investigate and present a ...