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Joana Dimas Email icon

Degree :
PhD
Currently at :
IST and INESC-ID
Address :
IST Taguspark, Av. Prof. Dr. Cavaco Silva, 2744-016 Porto Salvo, Portugal
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Interests

Joana Dimas is graduated in Social Psychology and has completed a PhD in Information Systems and Computer Engineering under the supervision of Prof. Rui Prada.

Her main interests are the improvement of computer game characters and enhancement of player's experience, through the combination of cognitive sciences and game design.


Current Projects


Publications

  Dynamic Identity Model for Agents
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Joana Dimas and Rui Prada, Multi-Agent-Based Simulation XIV, pg. 37-52, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2014

Non-Player Characters and Artificial Intelligence
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Gonçalo Pereira and António Brisson and João Dias and André Carvalho and Joana Dimas and Samuel Mascarenhas and Joana Campos and Marco Vala and Iolanda Leite and Carlos Martinho and Rui Prada and Ana Paiva, Psychology, Pedagogy, and Assessment in Serious Games, pg. 127-152, IGI GLobal, 2014

  A Serious Game Based on a Public Goods Experiment
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Márcia Baptista and Joana Dimas and Rui Prada and Pedro Santos and Carlos Martinho, International Conference on Economic Computing, IEEE, 2013

One for all, all for one: Agents with social identities
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Joana Dimas and Phil Lopes and Rui Prada, Proceedings of the 35 th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, 2013

Social Behaviour in Games: Dynamic Identity in NPCs
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Joana Dimas and Rui Prada, Workshop on Social Believability in Games at The 10th International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology (ACE), ACM, November, 2013

Social Identity Bias in Agents’ Rational Decision
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Joana Dimas and Phil Lopes and Guida Preto and Pedro Santos and Rui Prada, Intelligent Virtual Agents 2013 - IVA 2013, pg. 460-461, Springer / Heidelberg, Heidelberg, 2013

You are who you hang out with: Agents with Dynamic Identity
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Joana Dimas and Rui Prada, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS 2013), 2013

  The Role of Social Identity, Rationality and Anticipation in Believable Agents
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Rui Prada and Guilherme Raimundo and Márcia Baptista and Joana Dimas and Pedro A. Santos and Carlos Martinho and Jorge Peña and Luís Landeiro Ribeiro, Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, pg. 1175-1176, IFAAMS, 2012

  A Game Prototype with Emotional Contagion
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Gonçalo Pereira and Joana Dimas and Rui Prada and Pedro Santos and Ana Paiva, Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction, pg. 315--316, Springer, Memphis, USA, October, 2011

A Generic Emotional Contagion Computational Model
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Gonçalo Pereira and Joana Dimas and Rui Prada and Pedro Santos and Ana Paiva, Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction, pg. 256--266, Springer, Memphis, USA, October, 2011

A Social Dilemma Videogame
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Márcia Baptista and Joana Dimas and Carlos Martinho and Jorge F. Peña and Rui Prada and Guilherme Raimundo and Pedro Santos, Proceedings of the Fourth Conference of Videojogos, pg. 183-192, PRISMA, December, 2011

I'm happy if you are happy. A model for emotional contagion in computer games
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Joana Dimas and Gonçalo Pereira and Pedro Santos and Rui Prada and Ana Paiva, Proceedings of The 8th International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology (ACE), pg. 2195-2200, ACM, Lisbon, Portugal, November, 2011

  Pervasive Pleo: Long-term Attachment with Artificial Pets
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Joana Dimas and Iolanda Leite and André Pereira and Pedro Cuba and Rui Prada and Ana Paiva, Please enjoy!: Workshop on playful experiences in Mobile HCI, Lisbon, Portugal, September, 2010