Can Robots Manifest Personality?: An Empirical Test of Personality Recognition, Social Responses, and Social Presence in Human-Robot Interaction

Lee, Kwan Min, Wei Peng, Seung-A Jin & Chang Yan

« Using AIBO, a social robotic pet developed by Sony, we examined the issue of personality in HRI. In this gender-balanced 2 (AIBO personality: introvert vs. extrovert) by 2 (participant personality: introvert vs. extrovert) between-subject experiment (N = 48), we found that participants could accurately recognize a robot’s personality based on its verbal and non verbal behaviors. » (p. 754)


in Journal of Communication, 56 (2006), pp. 754-772 © 2006 International Communication Association consulté le 14 juin 2011