VizKid: A Behavior Capture and Visualization System of Adult-Child Interaction

  • Grace Shin
  • Taeil Choi
  • Agata Rozga
  • Mario Romero
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6772)


We present VizKid, a capture and visualization system for supporting the analysis of social interactions between two individuals. The development of this system is motivated by the need for objective measures of social approach and avoidance behaviors of children with autism. VizKid visualizes the position and orientation of an adult and a child as they interact with one another over an extended period of time. We report on the design of VizKid and its rationale.


Spatiotemporal visualization mutual orientation instantaneous distance behavior analytics 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Grace Shin
    • 1
  • Taeil Choi
    • 1
  • Agata Rozga
    • 1
  • Mario Romero
    • 1
  1. 1.Georgia Institute of TechnologyCollege of ComputingAtlantaUSA

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