Pedagogical Agent & Dialog Systems 2014


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A configurable conversational agent to trigger students’ productive dialogue: a Pilot Study in the CALL domain S Tegos, S Demetriadis, T Tsiatsos – International Journal of Artificial …, 2014 – Springer … The evolution of ITS along with research in cognitive psychology and artificial intelligence gave rise to the concept of the “pedagogical agent” (Wenger 2004). In computer science, a pedagogical agent can be regarded as an … Cited by 4 Related articles All 2 versions

Towards a serious game playing empathic robotic tutorial dialogue system S Janarthanam, H Hastie, A Deshmukh… – Proceedings of the 2014 …, 2014 – dl.acm.org … threads [3]. A game playing agent will decide the game moves and appropriate game DAs, a pedagogical agent will generate … issues concerning the design and implementation of a dialogue management mod- ule for an empathic robotic game playing tutorial dialogue system. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 3 versions

An Intelligent Conversation Agent For Health Care Domain K Karpagam, A Saradha – ictactjournals.in … agents are of different categories such as Spoken dialogue system, Chatter bots, NLP based dialogue management system, Goal-oriented conversation agents and Embodied conversation agents [9]. Along with this, the agents are of relational and pedagogical agents that were … Related articles

Conversational Agents for Learning: How the Agent Role Affects Student Communication S Tegos, A Karakostas, S Demetriadis – Research on e-Learning and ICT …, 2014 – Springer … characters found in the intelligent tutoring systems (ITSs) of the past to the tangible personalized pedagogical agents of today … MentorChat is a cloud-based multimodal dialogue system that utilizes an embodied conversational agent to scaffold learners’ discussions (Tegos et al …

A Multimodal Conversational Agent for Personalized Language Learning D Griol, I Baena, JM Molina, AS de Miguel – Ambient Intelligence-Software …, 2014 – Springer … purposes include tutoring applications [4], question-answering [5], conversation practice for language learners [6], pedagogical agents and learning … The application consists of the set of core components for multimodal dialog systems (speech recognition, spoken language … Related articles All 2 versions

Emotional Intelligence and Agents: Survey and Possible Applications M Ivanovi?, M Radovanovi?, Z Budimac… – Proceedings of the 4th …, 2014 – dl.acm.org … 7. F. Burkhardt, M. van Ballegooy, K.-P. Engelbrecht, T. Polzehl, and J. Stegmann. Emotion detection in dialog systems: Applications, strategies and challenges. … 10. S. Heidig and G. Clarebout. Do pedagogical agents make a difference to student motivation and learning? … Related articles

Measuring Effectiveness of Learning Chatbot Systems on Student’s Learning Outcome and Memory Retention S Abbasi, H Kazi – Asian Journal of Applied Science and Engineering, 2014 – i-scholar.in … To address such problem the idea of natural language dialog system arises in which user’s questions in natural language and receives … Intelligent tutoring systems that use natural language have mostly been appropriate to be either tutor, pedagogical agents or chatbotsKerly et …

The Geranium System: Multimodal Conversational Agents for E-learning D Griol, JM Molina, AS de Miguel – Distributed Computing and Artificial …, 2014 – Springer … of educational systems in very different domains, including tutoring [4], conversation practice for language learners [5], pedagogical agents and learning … Systems with Applications 38(5), 5486–5499 (2011) 3. Roda, C., Angehrn, A., Nabeth, T.: Dialog systems for Advanced … Related articles All 2 versions

Developing multimodal conversational agents for an enhanced e-learning experience D Griol, JM Molina, AS de Miguel – ADCAIJ: Advances in Distributed …, 2014 – rca.usal.es … 2006], conversation practice for language learners [FRYER, L., et al. 2006], pedagogical agents and learning companions [CAVAZZA, M., et al. … 2005], [EDLUND, J., et al. 2005]. A mobile robot platform that includes a spoken dialog system is presented in [GOROSTIZA, JF., et al. …

Determining the Usability Effect of Pedagogical Interface Agents on Adult Computer Literacy Training N Mabanza, L de Wet – E-Learning Paradigms and Applications, 2014 – Springer … Only test group participants were introduced to pedagogical agents (experimental treatment). During the usability test both groups were given tasks to perform. … Keywords. Pedagogical agents Educational agents Adult learners Usability testing Computer literacy. 6.1 Introduction. … Related articles All 2 versions

Does Personality Matter? Expressive Generation for Dialogue Interaction MA Walker, J Sawyer, G Lin, S Wing – Natural Interaction with Robots, …, 2014 – Springer … The last twenty years have seen tremendous progress in spoken dialogue systems for a large range of applications, from smartphone personal assistants to human- robot interaction. … Fig. 26.1 High-level architecture of a dialogue system with personality-based user adaptation … Related articles All 3 versions

e-Learners Kansei Experience Towards Expert-Like Virtual Agent: A Case Study CR Ramachandiran, N Jomhari – repository.um.edu.my … It is also noted that the most significant role assigned to a virtual agent is of a pedagogical agent category. … P. Olivier, “Gesture synthesis in a real-world ECA,” in Elisabeth André, Laila Dybkjær, Wolfgang Minker, Paul Heisterkamp (Eds.): Affective Dialogue Systems, Kloster Irsee …

AutoTutor and Family: A Review of 17 Years of Natural Language Tutoring BD Nye, AC Graesser, X Hu – … Journal of Artificial Intelligence in Education, 2014 – Springer … agents: face-to-face interaction in interactive learning environments. International Journal of Artificial Intelligence in Education, 11(1), 47–78. Jordan, PW, Makatchev, M., Pappuswamy, U., VanLehn, K., & Albacete, PL (2006). A natural language tutorial dialogue system for …

Multimodal human-machine interaction including virtual humans or social robots NM Thalmann, D Thalmann, Z Yumak – SIGGRAPH Asia 2014 Courses, 2014 – dl.acm.org … I. Wachsmuth, “Simulating the emotion dynamics of a multimodal conversational agent,” in Proceedings of Affective Dialogue Systems: Tutorial and … 50. Y. Kim and AL Baylor, A social-cognitive framework for pedagogical agents as learning companions, Educational …

Effects of Conversational Agents on Activation of Communication in Thought-Evoking Multi-Party Dialogues K Dohsaka, A Ryota, R Higashinaka… – … on Information and …, 2014 – search.ieice.org … Our findings should be useful for activating multi-party communications in various applications such as pedagogical agents and community facilita- tors. key words: multi-party interaction, dialogue systems, human-agent inter- action, human-robot interaction 1. Introduction …

Natural Language, Discourse, and Conversational Dialogues within Intelligent Tutoring Systems: A Review K Brawner, A Graesser – Design Recommendations for Intelligent Tutoring … – gifttutoring.org … Graesser, AC & McNamara, D.(2010). Self-regulated learning in learning environments with pedagogical agents that interact in natural language. … Paper presented at the Building Dialogue Systems for Tutorial Applications, Papers of the 2000 AAAI Fall Symposium. … Related articles All 2 versions

Computer Vision based Attentiveness Detection Methods in E-Learning SA Narayanan, MR Kaimal, K Bijlani… – Proceedings of the …, 2014 – dl.acm.org … (2007) User’s actions and interaction patterns OCC Cognitive Theory of Emotions Appraisal based inference Pedagogical agent … discourse markers Negative, Neutral & Positive emotions Comparison of multiple classifiers Physics Intelligent Tutoring Dialogue System ITSPOKE …

Educational Scaffolding for Students Stuck in a Virtual World R Villarica, D Richards – 2014 – aut.researchgateway.ac.nz … “Empathic Embodied Interfaces: Addressing Users’ Affective State,” in Affective Dialogue Systems, E. André … Affect-Based Feedback Behavior in Pedagogical Agents: An Inductive Approach,” in: Proceedings of the 2009 conference on Artificial Intelligence in Education: Building …

What did spot hide?: a question-answering game for preschool children A Tewari, J Canny – Proceedings of the 32nd annual ACM conference on …, 2014 – dl.acm.org … this goal, we conducted a feasibility study to determine if children’s questions are “on-topic” and suitable for ASR/dialogue systems. … 16], [19], [2]), question-answering (eg [10], [12], [34]), conversation practice for language learners, (eg [14], [1]), pedagogical agents and learning … Related articles

A Shared, Modular Architecture for Developing Virtual Humans A Hartholt, D Traum, S Marsella, LP Morency… – ict.usc.edu … Clara Cahill, Susan Foutz, Daniel Auerbach, Dan Noren, Catherine Lussenhop, William Swartout, The Effects of a Pedagogical Agent for Informal … J., Nazarian A., Traum D., FLoReS: A Forward Looking, Reward Seeking, Dialogue Manag- er, Spoken Dialog Systems (2012) 16. …

ForgetMeNot: What and how users expect intelligent virtual agents to recall and forget personal conversational content D Richards, K Bransky – International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 2014 – Elsevier … A primary aim in the field of virtual agents is the creation of believable characters that are useful in their situated paradigm (eg, games, narratives, assistive computing, pedagogical agents, embodied conversational agents, artificial companion etc.). … Cited by 2 Related articles

Recommendations on the Design of Semi-Immersive Interactive Computer Educational Applications for Children HA Alvarez, DP Marín – Actas del VII Seminario de Investigación en … – dlsi1.etsii.urjc.es … Moreover, we have decided to use music, and animated pedagogical agents, ie interactive characters that talk to the users to make a more … Systems that provide the user with a graphical interface as menu and dialog systems, using the keyboard as the main input device and … Related articles

Web-based personalized laboratories for engineering students EK Sichel, BP Woolf, M Floryan – … (ASEE Zone 1), 2014 Zone 1 …, 2014 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … BEETLE II is another tutorial dialogue system, this time to teach circuit analysis, whose interface included an area to display reading material, a circuit simulator, and a … The pedagogical agent in CIRCE provides context-based hints to help improve students’ lab performance. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 2 versions

Potential of imprecision: exploring vague language in agent instructors LMH Clark, K Bachour, A Ofemile, S Adolphs… – Proceedings of the …, 2014 – dl.acm.org … 4. Bickmore, T. and Cassell, J. Social Dialogue with Embodied Conversational Agents, Advances in natural multimodal dialogue systems. … 26. Wang, Wang, N., Johnson, WL, Mayer, RE, Rizzo, P. Shaw, E. and Collins, H. The politeness effect: Pedagogical agents and learning …

Game Based Language Learning for Bilingual Adults H Hautopp, T Hanghøj – 8th European Conference on Games …, 2014 – books.google.com … good, specific enough for Danish conditions.” Furthermore, Adrian had a very strong reaction to the pedagogical agent’s appearance in … Kole, S., Ghijsen, M., van Welbergen, H.(2004)“ Generating Socially Appropiate Tutorial Dialog”, Affective Dialogue Systems?Lecture Notes in …

Support in a Framework for Instructional Technology PJ Durlach – Design Recommendations for Intelligent Tutoring … – ict.usc.edu … In the ideal, this allows natural and flexible interaction between the student and one or more pedagogical agents about the learning domain, mirroring the patterns of interaction that occur between … Evaluating the effectiveness of a tutorial dialogue system for self-explanation. …

An approach to develop intelligent learning environments by means of immersive virtual worlds D Griol, JM Molina, Z Callejas – Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart …, 2014 – IOS Press … in education, including tutoring [50], question-answering [58], conversation practice for lan- guage learners [18], pedagogical agents and learning … Our ap- proach extends the typical architecture described for spoken dialogue systems with the visual modalities provided by 3D … Related articles All 3 versions

Tools And Techniques Concerning Modeling Of Learner, Influencing Algorithmic Factors And Approches (Knowledge Level, … S RAZAGHI – prj.co.in … AAAI Fall Symposium: Building Dialogue Systems for Tutorial Applications, North Falmouth, MA., AAAI Press. Elliott, J. Rickel, & J. Lester.(1999). Lifelike Pedagogical Agents and Affective Computing: An Exploratory Synthesis. … Related articles

Detecting and making use of emotions to enhance student motivation in e-learning environments P Rodriguez, A Ortigosa, RM Carro – International Journal of …, 2014 – Inderscience … Arroyo, I., Woolf, BP and Cooper, DG (2011) ‘The impact of animated pedagogical agents on girls’ and boys’ emotions, attitudes, behaviors and … Callejas, Z., Griol, D. and López-Cózar, R. (2011) ‘Predicting user mental states in spoken dialogue systems’, EURASIP Journal on … Cited by 1 Related articles

Conversations with a virtual human: Synthetic emotions and human responses C Qu, WP Brinkman, Y Ling, P Wiggers… – Computers in Human …, 2014 – Elsevier To test whether synthetic emotions expressed by a virtual human elicit positive or negative emotions in a human conversation partner and affect satisfaction tow. Cited by 1 Related articles All 7 versions

Controlling Social Stress in Virtual Reality Environments D Hartanto, IL Kampmann, N Morina… – PloS one, 2014 – dx.plos.org … Also pedagogical agents that give positive or empathic feedback can enhance the student’s interest in a topic and their self-efficacy [40], [41]. … This algorithm notified the dialogue system to select another question if the question has already been asked in the previous conditions. … Cited by 3 Related articles All 10 versions

Using Educational DVDs to Enhance Preschoolers’ STEM Education PBL Beaudoin-Ryan – web5.soc.northwestern.edu … Kim, Y., Wei, Q., Xu, B., Youngah, KO, & Vessela, I. (2007). MathGirls: Toward developing girls’ positive attitude and self-efficacy through pedagogical agents. In R. Luckin, Koedinger, KR, & Greer, J. (Eds.) Artificial Intelligence in Education (pp. 119 – 126). …

Triggering effective social support for online groups R Kumar, CP Rosé – … Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems (TiiS …, 2014 – dl.acm.org … In line with recent developments in data-driven approaches for building dialog systems, we present a novel technique for learning behavior- specific triggering policies, deploying it as part of our efforts to improve a socially capable conversational tutor agent that supports … Cited by 2 Related articles

A framework for the assessment of synthetic personalities according to user perception Z Callejas, D Griol, R López-Cózar – International Journal of Human- …, 2014 – Elsevier … conducts. The comparison was carried out using likeability and trustworthiness measures obtained from questionnaires, as well as typical dialogue system measures such as ease of understanding and helpfulness. Additionally … Related articles All 2 versions

A Review of Verbal and Non-Verbal Human-Robot Interactive Communication N Mavridis – arXiv preprint arXiv:1401.4994, 2014 – arxiv.org … And seventh, their dialogue systems are usually effectively stimulus-response or stimulus- state-response systems; ie no real speech planning or pur- poseful dialogue generation is taking place, and certainly not in conjunction with the motor planning subsystems of the Page 2. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 2 versions

Gesture and speech in interaction: An overview P Wagner, Z Malisz, S Kopp – Speech Communication, 2014 – Elsevier Gestures and speech interact. They are linked in language production and perception, with their interaction contributing to felicitous communication. The multif. Cited by 15 Related articles All 3 versions

Scaffolding Made Visible AM Olney – Design Recommendations for Intelligent Tutoring … – gifttutoring.org … com/doi/pdf/10.1207/s15327809jls1303_6 Person, NK & Graesser, AC (2003). Fourteen facts about human tutoring: Food for thought for ITS developers. In AIED 2003 Workshop Proceedings on Tutorial Dialogue Systems: With a view toward the classroom (pp. 335-344). … Related articles All 2 versions

[BOOK] Conversational Informatics: A Data-Intensive Approach with Emphasis on Nonverbal Communication T Nishida, A Nakazawa, Y Ohmoto, Y Mohammad – 2014 – books.google.com … For sure, this text book will become an inspiring resource for students, teachers, and researchers that wish to go beyond traditional dialog systems and investigate the power and potential of social signals in human–computer interaction. Prof. … Cited by 1

Exploring feedback and student characteristics relevant for personalizing feedback strategies S Narciss, S Sosnovsky, L Schnaubert, E Andrès… – Computers & …, 2014 – Elsevier … Tutorial dialogue systems engage in educational conversations with students: They track students’ behaviour with the system and use these behavioural traces for monitoring what students know and do not know, and generate dialogue moves that help students to gradually … Cited by 10 Related articles All 3 versions

Conversational Informatics T Nishida, A Nakazawa, Y Ohmoto, Y Mohammad – Springer … For sure, this text book will become an inspiring resource for students, teachers, and researchers that wish to go beyond traditional dialog systems and investigate the power and potential of social signals in human–computer interaction. Prof. …

Vocabulary development and intervention for English learners in the early grades. DL Baker, S Al Otaiba, M Ortiz, V Correa… – Advances in child …, 2014 – books.google.com Page 296. CHAPTER TEN Vocabulary Development and Intervention for English Learners in the Early Grades Doris Luft Baker*, 1, Stephanie Al Otaiba*, Miriam Ortiz*, Vivian Correa†, Ron Cole { * Department of Teaching and … Related articles All 3 versions

[BOOK] Object-Oriented User Interfaces for Personalized Mobile Learning E Alepis, M Virvou – 2014 – Springer Page 1. Intelligent Systems Reference Library 64 Efthimios Alepis Maria Virvou Object-Oriented User Interfaces for Personalized Mobile Learning Page 2. Intelligent Systems Reference Library Volume 64 Series editors Janusz … Cited by 1 Related articles All 3 versions

Audiovisual speech synthesis: An overview of the state-of-the-art W Mattheyses, W Verhelst – Speech Communication, 2014 – Elsevier We live in a world where there are countless interactions with computer systems in every-day situations. In the most ideal case, this interaction feels as famil.