Cognitive Developmental Robotics
What makes us human? How do humans acquire cognitive abilities? I have been investigating the mechanisms for cognitive development by designing developmental and learning models for robots as well as by analyzing infant development. See here for more details.
Ongoing Research Projects
News & Topics
NEW! Articles about the simulator of ASD's visual perception werer published in Yomiuri Newspaper and in Shimano Mainichi Newspaper.
NEW! The following paper presented at the 30th Annual Conference of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence was awarded JSAI Annual Conference Award.
Jorge L. Copete, Yukie Nagai, and Minoru Asada, "Modeling Development of Action Recognition in Synchrony with Development of Action Production," in Proceedings of the 30th Annual Conference of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence, 4H1-2, June 6-9, 2016.
My research proposal titled "Cognitive Mirroring: Assisting people with developmental disorders based on self-understanding and social sharing of cognitive process" (Leader: Yukie Nagai) has been accepted as a JST CREST project. Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) CREST
NEW! An article about our research has been published in Süddeutsche Zeitung. Echt nette Roboter