Measuring facial expressions during doctor-patient interaction
Using simulated medical encounters, Dr. Crapanzano and her team measured the influence of bias in the medical students' diagnosis and treatment plans for a patient presenting as mildly depressed.
What emotions does an author inject into a book?
What should the future of eBooks look like? What more can be added to the eBook experience? Wouldn’t it be awesome if a tune would start playing when your Kindle notices you’re in a melodramatic mood?
Measuring behavior
Terms such as big data, quantified self, digitized world, sensors, and lifelogging were buzzing through the Radisson Hotel in Dublin, where Measuring Behavior 2016 took place.
A female voice greets me by my name and tells me “You are data. And this data is continuously measured and used, whether you like it or not.”
SRA Biennial Meeting in Baltimore
We’re looking forward to the 2016 SRA meeting which will start tomorrow. Here are five tips that help you get the most out of the conference.
FaceReader in the lab
Are you interested in using automatic facial expression analysis in a standardized lab setting? Here are 5 tips to get you started!
Liking and disliking celebrities
We all have our favorite celebrities, then there are those we love to hate. Who would you want to pay to represent your product or brand?
Measuring flow
Real time measurement techniques like FaceReader might be the key be able to measure flow real-time.
Emotional reaction to a traumatic event
Researchers investigated the use of facial expression ratings to assess emotional reactivity among young children directly exposed to the Great East Japan Earthquake.
µCap (muCap)
David Schindler and colleagues developed a software, µCap (muCap), which is capable of creating a link between video footage and phases of the experiment, suitable for automated analysis in FaceReader.
Best reads of 2015
We’re nearing the end of 2015 and with only hours to go before kicking off a brand new year, we wanted to look back one more time. These are the best read blog posts on the Behavioral Research Blog in 2015!