Essays about: "Joint Attention"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 41 essays containing the words Joint Attention.

  1. 1. Balance assessment in children with cerebral palsy; methods for measuring postural stability

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

    Author : Michaela Sjödin; [2018]
    Keywords : Center of mass; center of pressure; postural stability; bilateral spastic cerebral pares; balance; quiet standing.;

    Abstract : The most common way to measure postural stability is to examine the displacement of the center of pressure (CoP). But some scientists claim that the center of mass (CoM) is what really indicates the sway of the whole body, since the body is a multi-joint system. READ MORE

  2. 2. Detection and intention prediction of pedestrians in zebra crossings

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för informationsteknologi

    Author : Dimitrios Varytimidis; [2018]
    Keywords : head orientation; behavior estimation; intention prediction; pedestrian;

    Abstract : Behavior of pedestrians who are moving or standing still close to the street could be one of the most significant indicators about pedestrian’s instant future actions. Being able to recognize the activity of a pedestrian, can reveal significant information about pedestrian’s crossing intentions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploring marketing activities to strengthen brand equity within an SME : a case study on the company PAUL och THOM

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Kim Meyer; [2018]
    Keywords : branding; brand building; brand equity; brand management; marketing;

    Abstract : Small and Medium sized Enterprises (SMEs) are often researched through the perspectives and theories created from studies of large organizations. This constitutes the basis of a theoretical problem when studying SMEs. READ MORE

  4. 4. The neglected child of sustainability education

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola

    Author : Johannes Kronenberg; Anastasia Laukkanen; Théodore Fischer; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainability Development; sustainability education; Strategic Sustainable Development; sustainability; economics; neoclassical economics; alternative economics; transdisciplinary economics; transdisciplinarity; postgraduate programs; master programs; Sweden; competencies;

    Abstract : Since 1970s neoclassical economics has been identified as a major obstacle for reaching sustainability. Despite the world's growing attention to sustainability education, there has been just few attempts to assess the content and the competency building of sustainable development (SD) postgraduate programs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Designing joint attention systems for robots that assist children with autism spectrum disorders

    University essay from KTH/Tal, musik och hörsel, TMH

    Author : Leonor Fermoselle; [2018]
    Keywords : Human-Robot Interaction; Joint Attention; Autism Spectrum Disorders;

    Abstract : Joint attention behaviours play a central role in natural and believable human-robot interactions. This research presents the design decisions of a semi-autonomous joint attention robotic system, together with the evaluation of its effectiveness and perceived social presence across different cognitive ability groups. READ MORE