The International Journal of Social Robotics covers a broad spectrum of topics related to the latest technologies, new research results and developments in the area of social robotics on all levels, from developments in core enabling technologies to system integration, aesthetic design, applications and social implications.
The journal publishes original, peer reviewed articles and contributions on innovative ideas and concepts, new discoveries and improvements, as well as novel applications, by leading researchers and developers regarding the latest fundamental advances in the core technologies that form the backbone of social robotics, distinguished developmental projects in the area, as well as seminal works in aesthetic design, ethics and philosophy, studies on social impact and influence, pertaining to social robotics.
It provides an overview of the current state of the social robotics scene, how the field and related technologies are set to evolve in the future, and their impact on society at large. Topics of interest for the scientific papers and letters include but are not limited to: · Affective and cognitive sciences for socially interactive robots · Context awareness, expectation and intention understanding · Design philosophies and socially appealing design methodologies · Biomechatronics, neuro-robotics, and biomedical robotics · Human factors and ergonomics in human-robot interactions · Intelligent control and artificial intelligence for social robotics · Knowledge representation, information acquisition, and decision making · Learning, adaptation and evolution of intelligence · Interaction and collaboration between robots, humans and environments
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