Feel Me If You Can: The Effect of Robot Types and Robot's Tactility Types on Users' Perception toward a Robot

In order to investigate the effect of robot types and robot's tactility types on a users' perception toward the robot, we conducted a 2(robot types: autonomous robot vs. telepresence robot) x 2(tactility types: human-like vs. product-like) within-participants experiment (N=24). Participants felt a greater sense of social presence toward a telepresence robot… CONTINUE READING