Recognition of Emotions using Kinects

  title={Recognition of Emotions using Kinects},
  author={Shun Li and Changye Zhu and Liqing Cui and Nan Zhao and Baobin Li and Tingshao Zhu},
Emotion recognition can improve the quality of patient care, product development and human-machine interaction. Psychological studies indicate that emotional state can be expressed in the way people walk, and the human gait can be used to reveal a person’s emotional state. This paper proposes a novel method to do emotion recognition by using Microsoft Kinect to record gait patterns and train machine learning algorithms for emotion recognition. 59 subjects are recruited, and their gait patterns… 

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