Alter-Ego Interface Technology

Akira Hiraiwa, Kouki Hayashi, Hiroyuki Manabe, Toshiaki Sugimura

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Abstract

A communication style in which robots serve as alter egos to represent our own bodies in distant locations is being considered for future wireless network services. As a step in that direction, research is under way on telerobots that execute commands sent from an operating interface such as cell phones and humanoid robots that convey human gestures and facial expression according to signals from human bodies. Here we describe a human interface for these alter-ego robots and a new communication style that is made possible by such humanoid robot mediators.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)72-76
Number of pages5
JournalNTT Technical Review
Volume1
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2003 Nov 1
Externally publishedYes

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  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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Hiraiwa, A., Hayashi, K., Manabe, H., & Sugimura, T. (2003). Alter-Ego Interface Technology. NTT Technical Review, 1(8), 72-76.

Alter-Ego Interface Technology. / Hiraiwa, Akira; Hayashi, Kouki; Manabe, Hiroyuki; Sugimura, Toshiaki.

In: NTT Technical Review, Vol. 1, No. 8, 01.11.2003, p. 72-76.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hiraiwa, A, Hayashi, K, Manabe, H & Sugimura, T 2003, 'Alter-Ego Interface Technology', NTT Technical Review, vol. 1, no. 8, pp. 72-76.
Hiraiwa A, Hayashi K, Manabe H, Sugimura T. Alter-Ego Interface Technology. NTT Technical Review. 2003 Nov 1;1(8):72-76.
Hiraiwa, Akira ; Hayashi, Kouki ; Manabe, Hiroyuki ; Sugimura, Toshiaki. / Alter-Ego Interface Technology. In: NTT Technical Review. 2003 ; Vol. 1, No. 8. pp. 72-76.
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