Browsing by Author "Barco, Alex"
A field study with primary school children on perception of social presence and interactive behavior with a pet robot Heerink, Marcel; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Albo-Canals, Jordi; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio; Barco, Alex; Casacuberta Bagó, Judit; Garriga Berga, Carles (2012)
Open AccessThis paper presents a study on measuring (1) how children experience a pet robot, (2) how they play with it and (3) how children’s perceptions on and interaction with pet robots are interrelated. The study features different ...
Assessing pediatrics patients’ psychological states from biomedical signals in a cloud of social robots Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio; Domènech Argemí, Miquel; Albo Canals, Jordi; Serrallonga, Núria; Raya Giner, Cristóbal; Barco, Alex (Springer, 2016)
Restricted access - publisher's policyThis paper describes an on-going research aiming to design and deploy a robotic-pet based intervention integrated to the Child Life program in a paediatric hospital. The purpose is to provide in the personalized health-care ...
Modelling social skills and problem solving strategies used by children with ASD through cloud connected social robots as data loggers: first modelling approach Albo-Canals, Jordi; Yanez, Carolina; Barco, Alex; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio; Heerink, Marcel (2016)
Open AccessIn this paper, we present a set up of cloudconnected social robots to measure and model the effect of LEGO Engineering and its collaborative nature on the development of social skills in children with Autism Spectrum ...
Robotics@Montserrat: A case of Learning through robotics community in a primary and secondary school Sans-Cope, Olga; Barco, Alex; Albo Canals, Jordi; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio (2014)
Open AccessNowadays is well known that the learning of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) can benefit from using Robotics technologies. Furthermore, robot-based educational activities can enhance not only the ...