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From Greta's mind to her face: modelling the dynamics of affective states in a conversational embodied agent
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This paper describes the results of a research project aimed at implementing a 3D Embodied Agent that can be animated in real-time and is 'believable and expressive': that is, able to coherently communicate complex information through the combination and the tight synchronisation of verbal and nonverbal signals. Expand
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APML, a Markup Language for Believable Behavior Generation
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Developing an embodied conversational agent able to exhibit a humanlike behavior while communicating with other virtual or human agents requires enriching the dialogue of the agent with non-verbal information. Expand
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Group modeling in a public space: methods, techniques, experiences
This paper overviews methods and techniques useful for building group-adaptive systems and presents an experience of building a system to give news adapted to different group of users in a publicExpand
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Embodied contextual agent in information delivering application
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We aim at building a new human-computer interface for Information Delivering applications: a multimodal believable agent able to converse with the User by exhibiting a synchronized and coherent verbal and nonverbal behavior. Expand
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GRETA. A BELIEVABLE EMBODIED CONVERSATIONAL AGENT
1. INTELLIGENT BELIEVABLE EMBODIED CONVERSATIONAL AGENTS A wide area of research on Autonomous Agents is presently devoted to the construction of ECAs, Embodied Conversational Agents (Cassell et al.Expand
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From Discourse Plans to Believable Behavior Generation
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Developing an embodied conversational agent that is able to exhibit a human-like behavior while communicating with other virtual or human agents requires enriching a typical NLG architecture. Expand
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Generating recipient-centered explanations about drug prescription
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In this paper we describe how we generated written explanations to 'indirect users' of a knowledge-based system in the domain of drug prescription. Expand
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Agent-Based Home Simulation and Control
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We propose an approach to the simulation of control of an intelligent home aiming at understanding which is the impact of embedded and pervasive technology on people daily life. Expand
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Artificial intelligence for human computer interaction
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This special issue1 on Artificial Intelligence for Human Computer Interaction follows the positive experience of the AI*HCI workshop2, which took place on 4th of December 2013 in Turin in conjunction with the XIII Conference of Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence (AI*IA 2013). Expand
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Behavior Planning for a Reflexive Agent
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The aim of our research is to build a Reflexive Agent, that is able to either manifest an emotion it is feeling or to hide it. Expand
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