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Abdulaziz Abubshait

Post Doc
Social cognition in human-robot interaction
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Aziz is a a Postdoctoral researcher in the S4HRI unit. His research focuses on how we perceive and interact with social agents such as robots, machines and AI. His work examines the cognitive and neural underpinnings of the mental processes underlying these interactions to better understand the consequences of interacting with these agents. This multi-dimensional approach makes use of several techniques including live interactions with nonhuman social agents, physiological methods and behavioral paradigms.

Education

Title: PhD
Institute: George Mason University
Location: Fairfax, VA
Country: United States
From: 2016 To: 2019

Top Publications
2021
Abubshait A., Beatty P. J., McDonald C. G., Hassall C. H., Krigolson O. E., Wiese E.
A win-win situation: Does familiarity with a social robot modulate feedback monitoring and learning?
Cognitive Affective & Behavioral Neuroscience
Article Journal
2020
Abubshait A., Wykowska A.
Repetitive Robot Behavior Impacts Perception of Intentionality and Gaze-Related Attentional Orienting
Frontiers Robotics AI, vol. 7
All Publications
2021
Abubshait A., Beatty P. J., McDonald C. G., Hassall C. H., Krigolson O. E., Wiese E.
A win-win situation: Does familiarity with a social robot modulate feedback monitoring and learning?
Cognitive Affective & Behavioral Neuroscience
Article Journal
2020
Abubshait A., Weis P.P., Wiese E.
Does Context Matter? Effects of Robot Appearance and Reliability on Social Attention Differs Based on Lifelikeness of Gaze Task
International Journal of Social Robotics
2020
Abubshait A., Momen A., Wiese E.
Pre-exposure to Ambiguous Faces Modulates Top-Down Control of Attentional Orienting to Counterpredictive Gaze Cues
Frontiers in Psychology, vol. 11
2020
Abubshait A., Wykowska A.
Repetitive Robot Behavior Impacts Perception of Intentionality and Gaze-Related Attentional Orienting
Frontiers Robotics AI, vol. 7
Scientific Talks
2021
Abubshait A.
A. Causes and consequences of interaction with social robots.
Berlin Institute of Technology
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