New Online Experiment: emotional connotation of colors and non-anthropomorphic expression of affective states
To create a new generation of social objects for the internet for things, we are conducting a study on the non-anthropomorphic expression of affective states. We developed a mathematical model of colors and their commonly associated emotional states.
We prepared an online questionnaire to conduct a first wide-range evaluation of our model. Experiments in lab conditions will follow.
We kindly ask you a few minutes of your time to fill in our questionnaire, (which includes a color blindness test whose result will be reported at the end):
Thank you in advance. Your participation will be greatly appreciated.
Questi scouter del nuovo millennio sono alla ricerca di idee e persone su cui investire e sono quindi interessati a sentire le vostre idee.
Il FabLab Pisa ospietrà la tappa Pisana del Barcamper che sarà presente presso il parcheggio della facoltà di ingegneria dalle 9:00 alle 18:00 del 30 Maggio.
Il FabLab Pisa non poteva mancare a questo evento e organizzerà quindi con il supporto dell’Univeristà di Pisa del prorettorato alla “ricerca applicata e all’innovazione” e di vari dipartimenti della Facoltà di Ingegneria varie dimostrazioni e mostrerà a tutti i progetti in corso.
Le 10 migliori startup selezionate dal tema del Barcamper avranno l’opportunità di presentare il proprio progetto in un TechGarage “maker edition” nel corso della prima Maker Faire Europea in programma a Roma dal 3 al 6 ottobre.
Per registrarvi al Barcamper e prenotare uno slot in cui presentare la vostra idea cliccate QUI
Link all’evento e al programma della giornata QUI
Makers d’Italia, tenetevi pronti!
CEEDs is an European Commission FP7 funded project combining basic science research, technology innovation and high impact user research methods to develop a virtual reality based system to improve humans’ abilities to process information, and experience and understand large, complex data sets. (more info here)
CEEDs is organizing an event at Google Campus in London “Making sense of big data: placing the human experience at the centre of the solution” (info and registration here)
FACE Team and Research Center “E. Piaggio” will present a CEEDs show case at Pisa Internet Festival (10-13 october 2013) more info soon….
Prof De Rossi will present FACE and the FACE Team activity Friday 23th November at Faculty of Engineering, University of Pisa.
Don’t Miss it!
He presented the talk “L’intelligenza della mano” (The hand intelligence)
Have a look
Prof. Danilo De Rossi has been invited at Genova Science Festival 2012
He will present a talk on Saturay 3th November titled “Andorid dreams” – “I sogni dell’Androide”.
More information on the official festival program
See you there!
FACETeam has been invited at the First International Workshop on Wide Spectrum Social Signal Processing organized in Amsterdam in occasion of the 2012 ASE/IEEE International Conference on Social Computing (SocialCom 2012).
The paper Robotic Social Therapy on Children with Autism: Preliminary Evaluation Through Multi Parametric Analysis has been presented.
and the presentation
Nicole Lazzeri has been interviewed by NewScientist during BIOROB2012.
Thanks to this article in the last week various blogs and journals cited us……
Have a look here:
Today an artcile about FACETeam has been published on Newscientist.
Read the article here
“We should begin to build an accurate map of the uncanny valley, so that through robotics research we can come to understand what makes us human. This map is also necessary to enable us to create—using nonhuman designs—devices to which people can relate comfortably.”
An interesting article on IEEE Spectrum on which Mashairo Mori, the father of the Uncanney Valley concept, discuss his theory in the context of modern robotic research.