Human Robot Interaction

Technology to Support Emotional Well-Being

Contact Person: Sean McGlynn

This study explores how technology can be used to enhance emotional wellbeing, for example through stress reduction. The goal of this project is to improve the well-being and quality of life of individuals who are at risk for social isolation.


Understanding Older Adult and Care Provider Relationships

Contact Person: Rachel Stuck

This study investigates trust in the relationship of older adults and care providers, both human and robot. The goal of this study is to improve these relationships by understanding what factors facilitate trust in both the human-human and human-robot context.