Thought-Reactive Robot Friend

Speaker(s): Drew Johnson, Chrisdona Joan Paraiso
Date: May 2, 2015 10:15am – 10:50am
Location: Morken Center 203, Pacific Lutheran University

Brainwaves gathered via electroencephalography determine emotional state and are sent to an artificial intelligence running on a small robot. This robot performs actions in response to the user’s mood in an attempt to enhance the user’s mood.