Accepted Papers

Affective Facial Expression and Recognition

Expressive Face Animation Synthesis based on Dynamic Mapping Method
  Panrong Yin, Liyue Zhao, Lixing Huang, Jianhua Tao
Model of Facial Expressions Management for an Embodied Conversational Agent
  Rados law Niewiadomski and Catherine Pelachaud
Facial Expression Synthesis using PAD Emotional Parameters for a Chinese Expressive Avatar
  Shen Zhang,, Zhiyong Wu, Helen M. Meng, and Lianhong Cai
Reconstruction and Recognition of Occluded Facial Expressions using PCA
  Howard Towner and Mel Slater

Affective Body Expression and Recognition

Recognizing Affective Dimensions from Body Posture
  Andrea Kleinsmith and Nadia Bianchi-Berthouze
Detecting affect from non-stylised body motions
  Daniel Bernhardt and Peter Robinson
Recognising Human Emotions from Body Movement and Gesture Dynamics
  Ginevra Castellano, Santiago D. Villalba, and Antonio Camurri
Person or Puppet? The Role of Stimulus Realism in Attributing Emotion to Static Body Postures
  Marco Pasch and Ronald Poppe
Motion Capture and Emotion: Affect Detection in Whole Body Movement
  Elizabeth Crane and Melissa Gross
Does body movement engage you more in digital game play? And Why?
  Nadia Bianchi-Berthouze, Whan Woong Kim, Darshak Patel

Affective Speech Processing

A systematic comparison of different HMM designs for emotion recognition from acted and spontaneous speech
  Johannes Wagner, Thurid Vogt, Elisabeth Andr
On the Necessity and Feasibility of Detecting a Driver’s Emotional State While Driving
  Michael Grimm, Kristian Kroschel, Helen Harris, Clifford Nass, Bjorn Schuller, Gerhard Rigoll, and Tobias Moosmayr
Frame vs. Turn-Level: Emotion Recognition from Speech Considering Static and Dynamic Processing
  Bogdan Vlasenko, Bjorn Schuller, Andreas Wendemuth, Gerhard Rigoll
Characterizing Emotion In the Soundtrack of an Animated Film: Credible or Incredible?
  Noam Amir, Rachel Cohen
Time- and Amplitude-Based Voice Source Correlates of Emotional Portrayals
  Irena Yanushevskaya, Michelle Tooher, Christer Gobl, Ailbhe Nı Chasaide
Temporal organization in listeners’ perception of the speakers’ emotions and characteristics: A way to improve the automatic recognition of emotion-related states in human voice
  Valérie Maffiolo, Noel Chateau, Gilles Le Chenadec

Affective Text and Dialogue Processing

You are sooo cool, Valentina!’ Recognizing social attitude in speech-based dialogues with an ECA
  Fiorella de Rosis, Anton Batliner, Nicole Novielli, Stefan Steidl
Assessing Sentiment of Text by Semantic Dependency and Contextual Valence Analysis
  Mostafa Al Masum Shaikh, Helmut Prendinger, and Ishizuka Mitsuru
How Rude Are You?: Evaluating Politeness and Affect in Interaction
  Swati Gupta, Marilyn A. Walker, Daniela M. Romano
Textual Affect Sensing for Sociable and Expressive Online Communication
  Alena Neviarouskaya, Helmut Prendinger, Mitsuru Ishizuka
Lexical Affect Sensing: Are Affect Dictionaries Necessary to Analyze Affect?
  Alexander Osherenko, Elisabeth André
Affective Text Variation and Animation for Dynamic Advertisement
  Carlo Strapparava, Alessandro Valitutti, and Oliviero Stock

Recognising Affect using Physiological Measures

Entertainment Modeling in Physical Play through Physiology beyond Heart-Rate
  Georgios N. Yannakakis and John Hallam
Comprehension of Users’ Subjective Interaction States during their Interaction with an Artificial Agent by Means of Heart Rate Variability Index
  Takanori Komatsu, Sho’ichiro Ohtsuka, Kazuhiro Ueda, and Takashi Komeda
Facial Activation Control Effect (FACE)
  Toni Vanhala and Veikko Surakka
Music, Heart Rate, and Emotions in the Context of Stimulating Technologies
  Jenni Anttonen, Veikko Surakka
A Multi-Method Approach to the Assessment of Web Page Designs
  S.J. Westerman, E.J. Sutherland, L. Robinson, H. Powell, & G.Tuck

Computational Models of Emotion and Theoretical Foundations

Rational Agents that Blush
  Paolo Turrini, John-Jules Ch. Meyer, Cristiano Castelfranchi
Wishful Thinking Revision
  César F. Pimentel and Maria R. Cravo
An Empathic Rational Dialog Agent
  Magalie Ochs, Catherine Pelachaud, and David Sadek
Basing artificial emotion on process and resource management
  Stefan Rank and Paolo Petta
The benefits of surprise in dynamic environments: from theory to practice
  Emiliano Lorini and Michele Piunti
Modulatory Influence of Motivations on a Schema-Based Architecture: a Simulative Study
  Giovanni Pezzulo and Gianguglielmo Calvi
Designing An Emotional and Attentive Virtual Infant
  Christopher Peters
A Bottom-Up Investigation of Emotional Modulation in Competitive Scenarios
  Lola Ca˜namero and Orlando Avila-García
Enthusiasm and its contagion: nature and function
  Isabella Poggi
Learning to Interact with the Caretaker: A Developmental Approach
  Antoine Hiolle, Lola Ca˜namero and Arnaud J. Blanchard
Affective adaptation of synthetic social behaviour
  Pablo Lucas dos Anjos, Ruth Aylett, Alison Cawsey

Affective Databases, Annotations, Tools and Languages

What should a generic emotion markup language be able to represent?
  Marc Schroder, Laurence Devillers, Kostas Karpouzis, Jean-Claude Martin, Catherine Pelachaud, Christian Peter, Hannes Pirker, Bjorn Schuller, Jianhua Tao, and Ian Wilson

Towards Knowledge-Based Affective Interaction: Situational Interpretation of Affec

  Abdul Rehman Abbasi, Takeaki Uno, Matthew N. Dailey, and Nitin V. Afzulpurkar
Collection and Annotation of a Corpus of Human-Human Multimodal Interactions: Emotion and Others Anthropomorphic Characteristics
  Zara Aurélie, Valérie Maffiolo, Jean-Claude Martin, Laurence Devillers
Using Actor Portrayals to Systematically Study Multimodal Emotion Expression: The GEMEP Corpus
  Tanja B¨anziger and Klaus R. Scherer
The HUMAINE Database: addressing the collection & annotation of naturalistic & induced emotional data
  Ellen Douglas-Cowie, Roddy Cowie, Ian Sneddon, Cate Cox, Orla Lowry, Margaret McRorie, Jean-Claude Martin, Laurence Devillers, Sarkis Abrilian, Anton Batliner, Noam Amir, Kostas Karpouzis

Affective Sound and Music Processing

User-Centered Control of Audio and Visual Expressive Feedback by Full-Body Movements
  Ginevra Castellano, Roberto Bresin, Antonio Camurri, Gualtiero Volpe
Towards Affective-Psychophysiological Foundations for Music Production
  António Pedro Oliveira and Amílcar Cardoso
Sound design for affective interaction
  Anna DeWitt and Roberto Bresin

Affective Interactions: Systems and Applications

Explanatory Style for Socially Interactive Agents
  Sejin Oh, Jonathan Gratch and Woontack Woo
Expression of Emotions in Virtual Humans using Lights, Shadows, Composition and Filters
  Celso de Melo, Ana Paiva
Pogany: A Tangible Cephalomorphic Interface for Expressive Facial Animation
  Christian Jacquemin
SuperDreamCity: An Immersive Virtual Reality Experience that Responds to Electrodermal Activity
  Doron Friedman, Kana Suji, and Mel Slater
Stoop to Conquer: Posture and affect interact to influence computer users’ persistence
  Hyung-il Ahn, Alea Teeters, Andrew Wang, Cynthia Breazeal, and Rosalind Picard
Video Affective Content Representation and Recognition Using Video Affective Tree and Hidden Markov Models
  Kai Sun, Junqing Yu
I Know What I Did Last Summer: Autobiographic Memory in Synthetic Characters
  João Dias, Wan Ching Ho, Thurid Vogt, Nathalie Beeckman, Ana Paiva, Elisabeth André
Creative industrial design and computer-based image retrieval: The role of aesthetics and affect
  S.J. Westerman, S. Kaur, C. Dukes, & J. Blomfield
Interactive Storytelling with Literary Feelings
  David Pizzi, Fred Charles, Jean-Luc Lugrin, Marc Cavazza

Evaluating Affective Systems

Children’s Emotional Interpretation of Synthetic Character Interactions
  Lynne Hall, Sarah Woods, Marc Hall, Dieter Wolke
Visual femininity and masculinity in synthetic characters & patterns of affect
  Agneta Gulz, Felix Ahlner, and Magnus Haake
The Dynamics of Affective Transitions in Simulation Problem-Solving Environments
  Ryan S.J.d. Baker, Ma. Mercedes T. Rodrigo, Ulises E. Xolocotzin
Investigating Human Tutor Responses to Student Uncertainty for Adaptive System Development
  Kate Forbes-Riley and Diane Litman
Generalized ”Stigma”: Evidence for Devaluation-by-inhibition Hypothesis from Implicit Learning
  Haotian Zhou, Lulu Wan, Xiaolan Fu
Early Prediction of Student Frustration
  Scott W. McQuiggan, Sunyoung Lee, and James C. Lester


A Novel Feature for Emotion Recognition in Voice Based Applications
  Hari Krishna Maganti, Stefan Scherer, and G¨unther Palm
Asymmetry of Left Versus Right Lateral Face in Face Recognition .
  Wenfeng Chen, Chang Hong Liu, and Xiaolan Fu
Simulating dynamic speech behaviour for virtual agents in emotional situations
  Artemy Kotov
A Definition Approach for an “Emotional Turing Test”
  Dirk M. Reichardt
Interpolating expressions in unit selection
  Marc Schroder
Induction and Evaluation of Affects for Facial Motion Capture
  G. Breton, F. Février, E. Jamet, G. Rouxel
Ontology-Driven Affective Chinese Text Analysis and Evaluation Method
  Linhong Xu and Hongfei Lin
Modeling the Dynamic Nonlinear Nature of Emotional Phenomena
  Luís Morgado and Graça Gaspar
Deception Detection via Blob Motion Pattern Analysis
  Fan Xia, Hong Wang, and Junxian Huang
Combining Audio and Video by Dominance in Bimodal Emotion Recognition
  Lixing Huang, Le Xin, Liyue Zhao, and Jianhua Tao
Metric Adaptation and Representation Upgrade in an Emotion-based Agent Model
  Rodrigo Ventura and Carlos Pinto-Ferreira
Combining Global and Local Classifiers for Lipreading
  Shengping Zhang, Hongxun Yao, Yuqi Wan, and Dan Wang
The Personality-enabled Architecture for Cognition (PAC)
  Stephen Read, Ph.D., Lynn Miller, Ph.D., Anna Kostygina, Gurveen Chopra, John L. Christensen, Charisse Corsbie-Massay, Wayne Zachary, Ph.D., Jean-Christophe LeMentec, Ph.D., Vassil Iordanov, and Andrew Rosoff
Rules of Emotions: a Linguistic Interpretation of an Emotion Model for Affect Sensing from Texts
  Mostafa Al Masum Shaikh, Helmut Prendinger, and Ishizuka Mitsuru
The role of internal states in the emergence of motivation and preference: a robotics approach
  Carlos Herrera, Alberto Montebelli, and Tom Ziemke
Feature Combination for Better Differentiating Anger from Neutral in Mandarin Emotional Speech
  Tsang-Long Pao, Yu-Te Chen, Jun-Heng Yeh, Yun-Maw Cheng, and Charles S Chien
Affect-insensitive Speaker Recognition by Feature Variety Training
  Dongdong Li and Yingchun Yang
Expressing Complex Mental States through Facial Expressions
  Xueni Pan, Marco Gillies, Tevfik Metin Sezgin, and Celine Loscos
Metaphor and Affect Detection in an ICA
  T. H. Rumbell, C. J. Smith, J. A. Barnden, M. G. Lee, S. R. Glasbey, and A. M. Wallington
An emotional model for synthetic characters with personality
  Karim Sehaba, Nicolas Sabouret, and Vincent Corruble
A Tool for Experimenting with Theories of Emotion in MultiAgent Systems (Extended Abstract)
  A Tool for Experimenting with Theories of Emotion in MultiAgent Systems (Extended Abstract)
Displaying expression in musical performance by means of a mobile robot
  Birgitta Burger and Roberto Bresin
Gradient or Contours Cues? A Gating Experiment for the Timing of the Emotional Information
  Nicolas Audibert and Véronique Aubergé
Exploring Manipulative Hand Movements during a Stressful Condition
  Miguel Bruns Alonso, Michel Varkevisser, Paul Hekkert, and David V. Keyson
Real Emotion is Dynamic and Interactive
  Margaret McRorie and Ian Sneddon
Perception of Emotions from Static Postures
  Ahmad S. Shaarani and Daniela M. Romano
Sound for A-Life Agents
  Melanie Baljko, John Kamevaar, and Nell Tenhaaf
  Ricardo Cruz, António Brisson, Ana Paiva, and Eduardo Lopes
A Computational Model of Goal Appraisal
  William Jarrold
Affective Video Data Collection Using an Automobile Simulator
  Tevfik Metin Sezgin and Peter Robinson
Mixed Feelings About Using Phoneme-Level Models in Emotion Recognition
  Hannes Pirker
Emotional Faces in Peripheral Crowding
  Tian Ran, Wenfeng Chen, and Xiaolan Fu
Affect related acoustic features of speech and their modification
  Dandan Cui, Fanbo Meng, Lianhong Cai, and Liuyi Sun