• Designing Social Robots

    Last week, I briefly introduced the idea of human-robot interaction and its motivations. I mentioned a few different examples — i.e. Sophia, the iDog, Sonny — of what robot designers termed socially interactive robots. This week, let’s discuss more about the challenges in designing social robots. By definition, social...

    January 31, 2018 - 3 minute read - robotics ai psychology
  • Human Robot Interaction

    This semester, I’m taking a course on Human-Robot Interaction (HRI) with Dr. Andrew Williams. HRI is a relatively young multidisciplinary field that draws from various aspects of cognitive science, robotics, psychology, and more. The ultimate goal, regardless, is to understand how robots can interact with...

    January 23, 2018 - 2 minute read - robotics ai psychology

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