banking and finance
internet of things
neural interfacing and control
point of care
sports and fitness
natural language processing
Voice-user interfaces (VUIs), such as Amazon Echo and Google Home, are increasingly becoming present in domestic environments. ...
The Huggable is a new type of robotic companion for health care, education, and social communication applications. The Huggable is much m...
As bikes navigate city streets after dark, they are often equipped with lights. The lights make the bikes visible to cars or other bikers...
Understanding social-emotional behaviors in storytelling interactions plays a critical role in the development of interactive and educati...
Most countries are projected to see the number of people ages 65 and older surpass the population under the age of 15 by 2050. The limita...
How can we add the missing "T" and "E" in preschool STEAM education?
Machines powered by artificial intelligence (AI) increasingly mediate our social, cultural, economic, and ...
The diagnosis and tracking of mood disorders still rely on clinical assessments, originating more than 50 years ago, of self-reported dep...
A learning framework for secure, decentralized, computationally efficient data and model sharing among multiple robot units installed at...
Swarms of robots will revolutionize many applications, from targeted material delivery to farming. However, the characteristics that make...
Artificial intelligence (AI) agents in an embodied form, such as Jibo, Amazon Alexa, and Google Home, are increasingly becoming part of o...
Social robots are increasingly being developed for long-term interactions with children in domains such as healthcare, education, therapy...
A social robot modifies its behavior to change what you think about it!
Sleep is a forgotten country of the mind. A vast majority of our technologies are built for our waking state, even though a third of our ...
EngageME: Personalized machine learning and humanoid robots for measuring affect and engagement of children with autismEngageME is a proj...
Could a social robot collaboratively exchange stories with children as a peer and help improve their linguistic and storytelling skills? ...
Creating long-term interpersonal interaction and shared experiences with social robots Many of our current projects explore the use ...
Unconventional mixing of research fields introduces a new method to study human behavior using social robots.
Emotionally supportive robots improve overall team functioning!
Young Learner's Companion Developing robots' growth mindset and pro-curious behavior and fostering the same in young learners via lo...
Realtime detection of social cues in children’s voicesIn everyday conversation, people use what are known as backchannels to signal to so...
Machine learning model outperforms human judgementOur computational trust model is capable of predicting—above human accuracy—the degree ...
The process by which children learn native languages is markedly different from the process of learning a second, or non-native, language...
Tega is a new robot platform designed to support long-term, in-home interactions with children, with applications in early-literacy educa...
Can we enable social connectivity between astronauts and people on Earth through an embodied agent?Astronauts actively communicate with t...
Emotion recognition modeled as a goal-directed process!