Trust Robotics

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Inner Speech for a Self-Conscious Robot

The experience self-conscious thinking in the verbose form of inner speech is a common one. Such a covert dialogue accompanies the introspection of mental life and fulfills important roles in our cognition, such as self-regulation, self-restructuring, and re-focusing on attentional resources. Although the functional underpinning and the phenomenology of inner […]

The Inner Life of a Robot in Human-Robot Teaming

Giving the robot a “human” inner life, such as the capability to think about itself and to understand what the other team members are doing, would increase the efficiency of trustworthy interactions with the other members of the team. Our long-term research goal is to provide the robot with a […]