Postgraduate course - Affective Computing, October 8

 

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering organizes a postgraduate course on Information Engineering under the following topic "Affective Computing".

This course overviews the theory of human emotion (how it arises from and influences cognition, the body and the social environment), techniques for recognizing and synthesizing emotional behavior, crowdsourcing techniques for affective computing and illustrate how these can be applied to application design. The graduate Computer Science and Computer Engineering major will gain a strong background in the theory and practice in human-centered computing as it relates to games, immersive environments and pedagogical applications.

More information:
http://www.cse.oulu.fi/~ertsi/Affective%20Computing/

Those interested to participate please send an email to Dr. Eero Väyrynen (firstname.lastname@ee.oulu.fi) by 1st of October 2014.

 

Last updated: 27.11.2015