Brain Response to a Humanoid Robot in Areas Implicated in the Perception of Human Emotional Gestures
Background: The humanoid robot WE4-RII was designed to express human emotions in order to improve human-robot interaction. We can read the emotions depicted in its gestures, yet might utilize different neural processes than those used for reading the emotions in human agents.
Keywords: Probabilistic Cytoarchitectonic Maps ; Human Premotor Cortex ; Mirror-Neuron System ; Fusiform Face Area ; Biological Motion ; Action Representation ; Speech-Perception ; Recognition ; Motor ; Imitation
Record created on 2012-03-26, modified on 2016-08-09