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Are We Ready for Human-Robot Collaboration at Work and in Our Everyday Lives? - An Exploratory Approach

  • Verena Wagner-HartlEmail author
  • Katharina Gleichauf
  • Ramona Schmid
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 1026)

Abstract

An increase in human-robot collaboration is expected in the future. It can be assumed that this development will affect both, our working environment and our private lives. An exploratory study (N = 116) was conducted to get more insight in this important future field. The results of the study can help to understand how human-robot collaboration in the working environment and in our private lives is seen today, and should help to improve the acceptance of this important future field.

Keywords

Human-robot collaboration Human factors Working environment Exploratory approach 

Notes

Acknowledgments

The authors would like to thank Tamara Weiß for her support in conducting the online study, and all participants who participated.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Verena Wagner-Hartl
    • 1
    Email author
  • Katharina Gleichauf
    • 1
  • Ramona Schmid
    • 1
  1. 1.Campus Tuttlingen, Faculty Industrial TechnologiesFurtwangen UniversityTuttlingenGermany

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