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Life Time Evaluation of Orthotropic Steel Bridge Decks
(University of Canterbury. Civil and Natural Resources Engineering., 2008)
The fatigue performance of orthotropic steel bridge decks depends on the magnitude and number of stress cycles applied, and the deck details. The stress induced in a deck plate will be reduced by the presence of a stiff ...
The Relationship Between Emotion Models and Artificial Intelligence
Emotions play a central role in most forms of natural human interaction so we may expect that computational methods for the processing and expression of emotions will play a growing role in human-computer interaction. ...
Culture Matters: A Study on Presence in an Interactive Movie
(Mary Ann Liebert Inc, 2008)
A cross cultural study was conducted to test the influences of different cultural backgrounds on the user's presence experience in interacting with a distributed interactive movie. The effects of embodied interaction on ...
EEG headset for neurofeedback therapy - Enabling easy use in the home environment
In this article we present the design of an EEG headset together with the context and vision that motivated us to undertake the described design work. There is a variety of potential advantages and potential difficulties ...
Measuring the anthropomorphism, animacy, likeability, perceived intelligence and perceived safety of robots
(University of Hertfordshire, 2008)
Designing for experience: Arousing boredom to evoke predefined user behaviour
In the light of Cultural Computing, this study influences user affect and behaviour by touching upon core values of Western culture. We created an augmented reality environment in which users experience a predefined sequence ...