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Research Interests

  • Social Robotics & Social Human-Robot Interaction
  • Philosophy of Technology & Science
  • Philosophy of Minds & Language
  • Metaphysics & Epistemology
  • Methodology & Methods
  • Trust & Vulnerability

Publications

Dobrosovestnova, A. & Hannibal, G. (2020). Teachers’ Disappointment: Theoretical Perspective on the Inclusion of Ambivalent Emotions in Human-Robot Interactions in Education, Proceedings of the 15th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction (HRI’20), pp. 471–480, Cambdirge, UK: ACM.

Hannibal, G. & Weiss, A. (Eds.) (2020). Introduction - Envisioning Social Robotics: Current Challenges and New Interdisciplinary Methodologies, [Special Issue] Interaction Studies - Social Behaviour and Communication in Biological and Artificial Systems, 21(1), pp. 1-6.

Hannibal, G. & Lindner, F. (2018). Transdisciplinary Reflections on Social Robotics in Academia and Beyond, Envisioning Robots in Society: Power, Politics, and Public Space – Proceedings of Robophilosophy/TRANSOR 2018, (Eds.) M. Coeckelbergh, J. Loh, M. Funk, Publication Series: Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications, Vol. 311, pp. 23-27. Vienna, Autria: IOS Press.

Weiss, A. & Hannibal, G. (2018). What makes people accept or reject companion robots? A research agenda, Proceedings of the 11th Pervasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments (PETRA’18), pp. 397-404. Corfu, Greece: ACM Digital Library.

Hannibal, G. (2016). Bringing the Notion of Everyday Life Back to the Center of Social Robotics and HRI, What Social Robots Can And Should Do – Proceedings of Robophilosophy 2016, (Eds.) J. Seibt, M. Nørskov, S. S. Andersen, Publication Series: Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications, Vol. 209, pp. 67-75. Aarhus,Denmark: IOS Press.

Bertel, L. & Hannibal, G. (2015). The NAO robot as a Persuasive Educational and Entertainment Robot (PEER) – a case study on children’s articulation, categorization and interaction with a social robot for learning, Læring & Medier (LOM), 8(14), pp. 1-22.

Hannibal, G. (2014). ‘Dynamic’ Categorization and Rationalized Ascription: A Study on NAO, Sociable Robots and the Future of Social Relations – Proceedings of Robophilosophy 2014, (Eds.) J. Seibt, R. Hakli, M. Nørskov, Publication Series: Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications, Vol. 273, pp. 343-347. Aarhus, Denmark: IOS Press.

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