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Embodied Language Learning and Cognitive Bootstrapping: Methods and Design Principles
© 2016 Author(s). Co-development of action, conceptualization and social interaction mutually scaffold and support each other within a virtuous feedback cycle in the development of human language in children. Within this ...
Children's referent selection and word learning: Insights from a developmental robotic system
© John Benjamins Publishing Company. It is well-established that toddlers can correctly select a novel referent from an ambiguous array in response to a novel label. There is also a growing consensus that robust word ...
Co-exploring Actuator Antagonism and Bio-inspired Control in a Printable Robot Arm
The human arm is capable of performing fast targeted movements with high precision, say in pointing with a mouse cursor, but is inherently ‘soft’ due to the muscles, tendons and other tissues of which it is composed. Robot ...
Robotic Services Acceptance in Smart Environments With Older Adults: User Satisfaction and Acceptability Study.
BACKGROUND: In Europe, the population of older people is increasing rapidly. Many older people prefer to remain in their homes but living alone could be a risk for their safety. In this context, robotics and other emerging ...
Affordances in Psychology, Neuroscience, and Robotics: A Survey
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2018-03)
The Mechanics of Embodiment: A Dialogue on Embodiment and Computational Modeling
Embodied theories are increasingly challenging traditional views of cognition by arguing that conceptual representations that constitute our knowledge are grounded in sensory and motor experiences, and processed at this ...