Toward Autonomous, Adaptive, and Context-Aware Multimodal Interfaces. Theoretical and Practical Issues

Third COST 2102 International Training School, Caserta, Italy, March 15-19, 2010, Revised Selected Papers

  • Anna Esposito
  • Antonietta M. Esposito
  • Raffaele Martone
  • Vincent C. Müller
  • Gaetano Scarpetta

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6456)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Human-Computer Interaction: Cognitive and Computational Issues

    1. Alessandro Vinciarelli, Hugues Salamin, Gelareh Mohammadi, Khiet Truong
      Pages 23-33
    2. Olimpia Matarazzo, Ivana Baldassarre
      Pages 39-54
    3. Samer Al Moubayed, Jonas Beskow, Björn Granström, David House
      Pages 55-71
    4. Štefan Beňuš
      Pages 72-80
    5. Erik Cambria, Isabelle Hupont, Amir Hussain, Eva Cerezo, Sandra Baldassarri
      Pages 81-95
    6. Evgenia Hristova, Severina Georgieva, Maurice Grinberg
      Pages 104-115
    7. Helena Moniz, Fernando Batista, Isabel Trancoso, Ana Isabel Mata
      Pages 134-146
    8. Leopoldina Fortunati, Federico de Luca
      Pages 190-206
    9. Maria Koutsombogera, Sigrún María Ammendrup, Hannes Högni Vilhjálmsson, Harris Papageorgiou
      Pages 207-213
  3. Synchrony through Verbal and Nonverbal Signals

About this book


This volume brings together the advanced research results obtained by the European COST Action 2102: "Cross Modal Analysis of Verbal and Nonverbal Communication". The research published in this book was discussed at the 3rd jointly EUCOGII-COST 2102
International Training School entitled "Toward Autonomous, Adaptive, and Context-Aware Multimodal Interfaces: Theoretical and Practical Issues ", held in Caserta, Italy, on March 15-19, 2010.

The book is arranged into two scientific sections. The 18 revised papers of the first section, "Human-Computer Interaction: Cognitive and Computational Issues", deal with conjectural and processing issues of defining models, algorithms, and strategies for implementing cognitive behavioural systems. The second section, "Synchrony through Verbal and Nonverbal Signals", presents 21 revised lectures that provide theoretical and practical solutions to the modelling of timing synchronization between linguistic and paralinguistic expressions, actions, body movements, activities in human
interaction and on their assistance for an effective communication.


AI EEG NLP affective UI clustering cognitive systems context modeling converzational agents coordination dialogue semantics dynamical systems embodied conversational agents emotion recognition entrainment facial expressions gesture-speech synchronization human-computer interaction identification intelligence interaction interfaces multimodality neuroscience ontology pattern completion privacy prosody semantic Web social media spatial dimensions speech recognition spellchecking systems design telephone speech temporal processing text normalization time perception video-analysis videoconferencing

Editors and affiliations

  • Anna Esposito
    • 1
  • Antonietta M. Esposito
    • 2
  • Raffaele Martone
    • 3
  • Vincent C. Müller
    • 4
  • Gaetano Scarpetta
    • 5
  1. 1.Institute for Advanced Scientific StudiesSecond University of Naples, and IIASSVietri sul Mare (SA)Italy
  2. 2.Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e VulcanologiaOsservatorio VesuvianoNapoliItaly
  3. 3.Dipartemento di Ingegneria dell’ InformazioneSeconda Università di NapoliAversa (CE)Italy
  4. 4.Department of Humanities and Social SciencesAnatolia College/ACTPylaiaGreece
  5. 5.Departmnet of Physics "E.R. Caoamoeööp"University of Salerno and IIASS, International Institute for Advanced Scientific StudiesBaronissi (SA)Italy

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-18183-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-18184-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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