A Survey on Perception of Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Objective: The aim of the project is to conduct a survey to obtain the perception of adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in relation to the therapies and/or the interventions they received and their view and suggestions on the use of social robots for robot-assisted interventions for the cognitive well-being of the children with ASD.

Student Collaborator: Divyanshu Kumar (IIIT-Delhi)

Faculty Collaborator: Prof. Anubha Gupta (IIIT-Delhi)

External Collaborators: Dr. Jessica Korte (UQ, Australia), Rebeca Oliván (IRD, Spain), Joan Oliver (IRD, Spain)

Emotion Recognition from EEG Signal

Objective: The aim of the project is to perform emotion recognition from Electroencephalogram (EEG) signal among individuals with intellectual disability.

Student Collaborator: Position vacant

Faculty Collaborator: Prof. Anubha Gupta (IIIT-Delhi)

Emotion Recognition from Speech in Spoken Hindi

Objective: The aim of the project is to perform a systematic exploration of the predictive power of different combinations of speech features for emotion recognition from Hindi speech signals.

Student Collaborator: Simran Sehgal (BITS Pilani)

Identification of Significant Features for Click-bait Detection

Objective: The aim of the project is to heuristically identify better-performing feature subsets for the detection of click-bait posts in social media.

Student Collaborator: Mihir Goyal (IIIT-Delhi)

Picture-Based App for Verbal Communication: PARROT

Objective: The aim of the project is to develop a mobile/tablet app to facilitate verbal communication for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The app will be based on picture exchange communication system (PECS) and will work as a communication aid for children with ASD and for their parents and/or caregivers.

Student Collaborator: Chirag Jain (IIIT-Delhi)

External Collaborators: Action for Autism (New Delhi), Allahabad Child Development Centre (Prayag)

Social Robots for Primary Education

Objective: The aim of the project is to analyze the interaction behavior of the children from the underprivileged background with a social robot Cozmo and to assess if a social robot like Cozmo can improve the learning among the target children in the English Language.

Student Collaborator: Divyanshu Kumar (IIIT-Delhi)

Faculty Collaborator: Dr. Grace Eden (IIIT-Delhi)

External Collaborators: Dr. Sumita Sharma (Tampere University, Finland), Deepalaya Learning Center (New Delhi)