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  • Accessibility in the university environment and its perception by students with disability 

    Guasch Murillo, Daniel; Àlvarez Suau, Maria Hortènsia; Dotras Ruscalleda, Pilar; Llinares Fité, Montserrat; Guasch Murillo, Yolanda; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Soret Lafraya, Pilar; Pérez Villar, Fernando (Observatorio Universidad y Discapacidad, 2012-02-24)
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    The overall objective of this first study of the University Observatory and Disability is to make an exploratory approach on the status of the accessibility of the Spanish university environment under a double perspective: ...
  • 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)
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    This 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 ...
  • An exploratory study of group-robot social interactions in a cultural center 

    Paillacho Chiluiza, Dennys Fabian; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio; Díaz Boladeras, Marta (2015)
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    This article describes an exploratory study of social human-robot interaction with the experimental robotic platform MASHI. The experiences were carried out in La Bobila Cultural Center in Barcelona, Spain to study the visit
  • 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)
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    This 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 ...
  • A week-long study on Robot-Visitors Spatial Relationships during Guidance in a Sciences Museum 

    Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Paillacho, Dennys; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio; Torres, Oriol; González, Jonathan; Albo Canals, Jordi (ACM, 2014)
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    In order to observe spatial relationships in social human-robot interactions, a eld trial was carried out within the CosmoCaixa Science Museum in Barcelona. The follow me episodes studied showed that the space con gurations ...
  • Building up child-robot relationship: from initial attraction towards long-term social engagement 

    Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Nuño Bermudez, Neus; Sàez Pons, Joan; Pardo Ayala, Diego Esteban; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio; Andrés, Amara (2011)
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    To explore social bonds’ emergence with robots, a field study with 49 sixth grade scholars (aged 11-12 years) and 4 different robots was carried out at an elementary school. A subsequent laboratory experiment with 4 of ...
  • Can children take advantage of Nao gaze-based hints during gameplay? 

    Mwangi, Eunice; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Barakova, Emilia; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Rauterberg, Mattias (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2017)
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    This paper presents a study that analyzes the effects of robots’ gaze hints on children's performance in a card-matching game. We conducted a within-subjects study, in which children played a card game “Memory” in the ...
  • Comparing two LEGO Robotics-Based Interventions for Social Skills Training with Children with ASD 

    Albo-Canals, J.; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio (2013)
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    This paper presents an analysis of two comparable studies with LEGO Robotics-based activities in a social skills training program for children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). One study has been carried out with a ...
  • Definición de reglas de comportamiento para un robot cognitivo social 

    Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Sàez Pons, Joan; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio (2011)
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    En el proyecto singular estratégico Avanza2 ACROSS (AutoConfigurable Robots for Social Services) se definen tres escenarios para validar los desarrollos experimentales: (i) marketing, (ii) niños con problemas psicoafectivos ...
  • Desenvolupament i pilotatge de l’entorn Quantum Leap (Learning English for Academic Purposes) per l’aprenentatge d’anglès a la universitat 

    Arnó Macià, Elisabet; Rueda Ramos, M. del Carmen; Soler Cervera, Antonia; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Ponsa Asensio, Pere; Amante García, Beatriz; Armengol, Lourdes; Llurda, Enric; Romero, Joaquín; Gamas Albà, Enric; Esteve Ràfols, Pere; Casacuberta Bagó, Judit (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Institut de Ciències de l'Educació, 2010-02-11)
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    El projecte Quantum LEAP (Learning English for Academic Purposes) s’emmarca dins d’un projecte interuniversitari més ampli (finançat per la Generalitat, la UPC, la UdL, i la URV), que respon a la inquietud d’un grup de ...
  • Directing attention through gaze hints Improves task solving in human-humanoid interaction 

    Mwangi, Eunice; Barakova, Emilia; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Rauterberg, Mattias (2018-04-02)
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    In this paper, we report an experimental study designed to examine how participants interpret and perceive social hints from gaze exhibited by either a robot or a human tutor when carrying out a matching task. The underlying ...
  • Diseño ergonómico de interfaz gráfica y uso de interfaz de manos libres en simulación de tareas domóticas 

    Ponsa Asensio, Pere; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Manresa-Yee, Cristina; Amante García, Beatriz (2010)
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    Este trabajo muestra las experiencias en el ámbito del diseño de interfaces con el objetivo de acercar la ergonomía cognitiva y la ingeniería de la usabilidad a la interacción mediante webcam, en sustitución del ...
  • Do we know enough about the factors of the TAM model to predict the information system’s acceptance? 

    Cano Giner, Josep Lluis; Fernández Alarcón, Vicenç; Díaz Boladeras, Marta (Springer, 2013)
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    The acquisition and use of information are key factors in successful executive performance. Recently, EIS have been analyzed through the Technology Acceptance Model (TAM) with significant results. In order to answer the ...
  • Electrodermal Activity: Explorations in the Psychophysiology of Engagement with Social Robots in Dementia 

    Perugia, Giulia; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Barakova, Emilia; Rauterberg, Mattias (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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    The study of engagement is central to improve the quality of care and provide people with dementia with meaningful activities. Current assessment techniques of engagement for people with dementia rely exclusively on behavior ...
  • Emotional factors in robot-based assistive services for elderly at home 

    Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Saez Pons, Joan; Heerink, Marcel; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio (2013)
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    Emotional factors related to aging at home assistive technology are known to affect technology are known to affect technology acceptance effective use, and quality of life improvement. This paper is a survey on the affective ...
  • Enacting archetypes in movies: grounding the unconscious mind in emotion-driven media 

    Huang-Ming, Chang; Ivonin, Leonid; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Chen, Wei; Rauterberg, Mattias (2014-08-13)
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    The concept of emotion-driven media integrates affective computing into developing new types of digital media by including the human spectator as an essential part of the whole system. Enactive media, as a landmark in this ...
  • Ergonomic design applied in a sugar mill interface 

    Ponsa Asensio, Pere; Amante García, Beatriz; Díaz Boladeras, Marta (2010)
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    In tasks requiring human supervision in an industrial control room there are applied generic disciplines like automatic control and engineering systems. From the point of view of the human computer interaction applied ...
  • Estratègies formatives en la prevenció d'accidents 

    Díaz Boladeras, Marta (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 1997-03-17)
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    El problema que aborda aquesta investigació és el de la sinistralitat laboral o, dit d'una altra manera, la pèrdua de salut o qualitat de vida que es produeix en l'àmbit laboral. <br/>Tal com es reconeix unànimement, ...
  • Estructura docent en titulacions d’enginyeria per a facilitar la introducció de metodologies actives en la transició a l’espai europeu d’educació superior 

    Ponsa Asensio, Pere; Román, José Antonio; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Vives, Josep Ferran (ICE, 2008-02-07)
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    El present treball resumeix una proposta dins l’estructura docent de l’Escola Politècnica Superior d’Enginyeria de Vilanova i la Geltrú, en l’eix de la qualitat en la docència del seu pla estratègic, per a impulsar la ...
  • Estudio de la accesibilidad de los documentos científicos en soporte digital 

    Térmens, M; Barrios, M; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Guasch Murillo, Daniel; Ponsa Asensio, Pere; Ribera, M (2008-10)
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    El artículo analiza los problemas de accesibilidad que actualmente presentan los artículos científicos en soporte digital. El estudio se centra en los aspectos de facilidad de uso del contenido de los documentos ...