Mapping and Manipulating Facial Expression

July 1st, 2009

Theobald, B., Matthews, I., Mangini, M., Spies, J., Brick, T., Cohn, J. F., & Boker, S. (2009) Mapping and Manipulating Visual Prosody. Language and Speech 52:2, 369-386.

This article, just published in Language and Speech, describes the process by which we are mapping facial expressions from one individual to another in real time.

The manuscript as it was submitted can be downloaded as a PDF

Something in the Way We Move - JEP:HPP 2009 Demo Video

May 21st, 2009

This is the demonstration video accompanying the publication linked here.

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Something in the Way We Move - JEP:HPP 2009 Article

May 21st, 2009

Boker, S. M., Cohn, J. F., Theobald, B., Matthews, I., Mangini, M., Spies, J. R., Ambadar, Z., & Brick, T. R.  (In press). Something in the Way We Move: Motion Dynamics, not Perceived Sex, Influence Head Movements in Conversation. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance.

The manuscript of this article accepted for publication can be downloaded as a PDF This article may not exactly replicate the final version published in the APA journal. It is not the copy of record.

WIAMIS 2009

May 15th, 2009

The WIAMIS 2009 paper:

Brick, T. R., Spies, J. R., Theobald, B-J., Matthews, I., and Boker, S. M. (2009). High-Presence, Low-Bandwidth, Apparent 3D Video-Conferencing With a Single Camera. In Proceedings of the 10th Workshop on Image Analysis for Multimedia Interactive Services (WIAMIS 2009).

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WIAMIS 2009 Demo

May 15th, 2009

The WIAMIS 2009 Demo has been posted to youtube:

Local television

May 11th, 2009

Members of the Human Dynamics Laboratory were interviewed today by the local CBS, ABC, and Fox affiliate about their High-Presence, Low-Bandwidth, Apparent 3D Video-Conferencing system.  The article and video can be seen here.

Media attention

May 7th, 2009

Corresponding with a press release by the UVA Patent Foundation, UVA Today has published an article that is getting the attention of the popular press locally and around the world.