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3DFysio -projektista, tervehdys!

Kirjoittanut Anu Lehtiö, projektitutkija, 3DFysio -projekti Päivitetäänpä hieman 3DFysio –projektin (Kelan etäkuntoutushanke) kuulumisia näin syksyn alkuun. Viimeiset haastattelu- ja kyselykierrokset etäkuntoutujille saatiin valmiiksi kesäkuussa. Laadullinen aineisto on nyt perattu analysoitavaan muotoon ja varsinainen tulosten seulonta käynnistynyt. Sovelluksesta tullutta logidataa vielä … Continue reading

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Teekkarilähettiläät were trained to show Pepper in events!

Ciao! Human-Centered Robotics team has become very popular since Pepper arrived. We are all the time asked to show Pepper in different kinds of events and happenings. Which is fun ofcourse 🙂 Pepper is such a star! However, as we … Continue reading

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Building a connection between Pepper and Fuksis

Hello everyone, This post relates both to my master’s thesis as well as Psychology of Pervasive Computing course 2018, where I work as a teaching assistant. Recently, I have conducted an interesting field study related to my master’s thesis, which … Continue reading

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ERC Grant received by Billy Brumley – Warmest congratulations!

This is how Billy describes his achievement and encourages other researchers to apply for it : What are the details of the project? Side-Channel Analysis (SCA) is an offensive security technique that targets secrets in implementations of security-critical devices. Examples … Continue reading

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Person of the day: University Lecturer Aino Ahtinen & wish for summer happiness :)

Hey everybody, my name is Aino and I work in the Lab of Pervasive Computing as a University Lecturer since April 2018 (as a Post-doc since 2014). I teach psychology (from the human-centered technology design perspective), human-centered robotics (human aspects … Continue reading

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Reporting from ICSE’18

The biggest software engineering conference, bringing together both academia and industry, is the International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE). Thus, it’s only fitting that also a PervComp representative would attend the conference to sniff around on new trends in research … Continue reading

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3DFysio -projekti: Kokemuksia sovelluskehityksestä etäkuntoutushankkeessa

Toimin sovelluskehittäjänä 3DFysio-projektissa. Olen vastannut ohjelmiston toteutuksesta Kinesolla jo ennen hanketta ja sen aikana. Olen toteuttanut melkoisen osan projektin käyttöliittymästä, ja erityisesti kaikki tämän hankkeen puitteissa toteutetut käyttöliittymän osat. Hankkeen aikana olen saanut etsiä järkevimmät tavat toteuttaa hankkeen asettamat vaatimukset … Continue reading

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Timo Viitanen’s Defence on Hardware Accelerators

M.Sc. Timo Viitanen’s doctoral dissertation defence on Hardware Accelerators for Animated Ray Tracing took place on a warm and sunny Friday 25.5. The opponent was Dr. Samuli Laine, Principal Research Scientist at NVIDIA, and the Custos was Prof. Jarmo Takala … Continue reading

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Robot-Assisted Break Exercises

Me and Nao robot were invited in Taitaja2018 event to lead some physical exercises for the visitors in the international Skills for the Future seminar as well as on the Lumate stand. The purpose was to run a short exercise … Continue reading

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Shooting the robots on “UX in Robotics” course

Hello everyone, and greetings from “UX in Robotics” course! This time the course teachers Aino and Kirsikka decided to shoot a video to show everyone what interesting things we learn in the UX in robotics course. The filming took place … Continue reading

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