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Call for papers: Special Issue on New Frontiers of Service Robotics for Active and Healthy Ageing

International Journal of Social Robotics
Special Issue on
New Frontiers of Service Robotics for Active and Healthy Ageing

Guest Editors

Alessandro Di Nuovo, Plymouth University, UK
Frank Broz, Plymouth University, UK
Filippo Cavallo, Scuola Superiore S. Anna, Italy
Paolo Dario, Scuola Superiore S. Anna, Italy

Topics of Interest

We encourage authors to discuss recent progress and directions for future research in the field of service robotics for active and healthy ageing, by submitting publication in following topics (the scope of this topical issue includes, but is not limited to):

  • Automated or assistive manipulation systems
  • Socially assistive robotics
  • Socially-aware robot navigation, task and motion planning
  • Robot companions
  • Cultural differences in user needs/expectations
  • Tele-operated robots
  • Multi-modal perception and interaction
  • Context awareness, expectation and intention understanding
  • Perception and modelling of humans and their behaviour
  • Compliance, safety and compatibility in the design of social robots ''living'' with humans
  • Interaction and collaboration between robots, humans and environments
  • Context awareness, expectation and intention understanding

Important dates

  • Paper submission deadline: 31 January 2015
  • First notification to authors: 30 April 2015
  • Submission of revised papers: 31 May 2015
  • Final acceptance: 30 June 2015

Contact

Any inquiries should be sent to: alessandro.dinuovo@plymouth.ac.uk

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Robot-Era

Implementation and integration of advanced Robotic systems and intelligent Environments in real scenarios for the ageing population