Essays about: "Cognitive modelling"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the words Cognitive modelling.

  1. 1. Association between cognitive measures, global brain surface area, genetics, and screen-time in young adolescents : Estimation of causal inference with machine learning

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Evgenija Kravchenko; [2021]
    Keywords : Causal modelling; DirectLiNGAM; PGS; intelligence; screen time; cognitive development; Kausal modellering; DirectLiNGAM; PGS; intelligens; skärmtid; kognitiv utveckling;

    Abstract : Screen media activity such as watching TV and videos, playing video games, and using social media has become a popular leisure activity for children and adolescents. The effect of screen time has been a highly debated topic; however, there is still very little known about it. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Authentic Activist: Examining the antecedents of the perceived authenticity of brand activism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jakob Ferenius; Victoria Kotras; [2021]
    Keywords : Authenticity of Brand Activism; Brand Activism; Authenticity; Perception of Authenticity; Antecedents of Authenticity; Judgement of Truth; Marketing Scepticism; Socio-political Issues; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The study aimed to investigate which antecedents affect consumers’ perception of the authenticity of brand activism. Methodology: The study followed a deductive approach. READ MORE

  3. 3. Is That Really You, Sherlock Holmes? : A Corpus Stylistic and Comparative Literary Analysis Investigating the Survival of the Authentic Holmes in Contemporary Pastiches

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Amanda Silfver; [2021]
    Keywords : Corpus Stylistics; Cognitive Stylistics; Narratology; Characterisation; Authenticity; Period Pastiche; Sherlock Holmes;

    Abstract : This thesis has conducted an extensive character analysis of Sherlock Holmes by comparing the original, authentic detective, as he appears in a corpus consisting of Conan Doyle’s collected works about Holmes, to the characterisation in three select period pastiches. The aim was to analyse to what extent the true characterisation of the famous sleuth has survived in contemporary adaptations, more specifically in the three texts, Sherlock Vs. READ MORE

  4. 4. A System for Affective Touch in Humanoid and Social Robotics

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kognitionsvetenskap

    Author : Martin Gunnar Karlsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Humanoid robotics; social robotics; cognitive robotics; affective touch; touch types; machine learning; emotional repsonse; colour expression; colour and emotion; HRI; human-robot-interaction; tactile interaction; social interaction; robotics; somatosensory system; artificial neural network; ANN; support vector machine; SVM; communication; cognition; somatosensation; Philosophy and Religion;

    Abstract : A system for affective touch has been constructed, in a study of humanoid and social robotics. The system detects, processes and analyses signals from touch, identifies touch types, and provides a corresponding emotional response and expression. READ MORE

  5. 5. Neural response of a Neuron population : A mathematical modelling approach

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Avdelningen för medicinsk teknik

    Author : Henrik Podéus; [2021]
    Keywords : Neurovascular coupling; The brain; Mathematical modelling; Systems Biology; Neural communication;

    Abstract : The brain – the organ that allows us to be aware of our surroundings – consists of a complex network of neurons, which seemingly allows the human brain to be able of abstract thinking, emotions, and cognitive function. To learn how the brain is capable of this, the two main branches of neuroscience study either neurons in detail, or how they communicate within neuronal networks. READ MORE