Emotive non-anthropomorphic robots perceived as more calming, friendly, and attentive for victim management Conference Paper uri icon


  • This paper describes results from a large-scale, complex human study using non-facial and non-verbal affect for victim management in robot-assisted Urban Search and Rescue Applications. Statistically significant results are presented that indicate participants felt emotive robots were more calming, friendlier, and attentive. Copyright © 2010, Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence. All rights reserved.

author list (cited authors)

  • Bethel, C. L., & Murphy, R. R.

publication date

  • December 2010