Mini-workshop on Humanoids, Avatars, and Robots - 14 Nov 2012

A mini-workshop on the interaction of humanoids, avatars, and robots with humans and the environment will take place on November 14, 2012 at 9:30 in the Aula Magna of DIAG.

There will be a keynote lecture by Abderrahmane Kheddar (CNRS-AIST Joint Robotics Lab), followed by the presentations of two research groups at Sapienza (by Enea Pavone and Marilena Vendittelli). The leaflet of this open event is downloadable at


9:30-10:30: "Contact Humanoids" (Abderrahmane Kheddar)

10:45-11:15: "Brain Monitoring of Erroneous Actions Performed by an Avatar: An EEG Study in Immersive Virtual Reality" (Enea F. Pavone)

11:15-11:45: "Constrained Motion Planning for Robots" (Marilena Vendittelli)


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