Revisiting ancient design of human form for communication avatar: Design considerations from chronological development of Dogū

@article{Sumioka2013RevisitingAD,
  title={Revisiting ancient design of human form for communication avatar: Design considerations from chronological development of Dogū},
  author={Hidenobu Sumioka and Kensuke Koda and Shuichi Nishio and Takashi Minato and Hiroshi Ishiguro},
  journal={2013 IEEE RO-MAN},
  year={2013},
  pages={726-731}
}
Robot avatar systems give the feeling we share a space with people who are actually at a distant location. Since our cognitive system specializes in recognizing a human, avatars of the distant people can make us strongly feel that we share space with them, provided that their appearance has been designed to sufficiently resemble humans. In this paper, we… CONTINUE READING