MIRO Publications

This is a list of publications that either describe or make use of the MIRO robot.

A personalized, animal-like robot companion to support people with dementia
Tony J. Prescott, Ben Mitchinson, Tom Power, George Bridges, Daniel Camilleri, Sebastian Conran
The Journal of the Alzheimer's Association , Volume 14 , Issue 7 , P210
Using Multimodal Information to Support Spoken Dialogue Interaction between Humans and Robots without Intrusive Language processing
Nick Campbell
FAIM/ISCA Workshop on Artificial Intelligence for Multimodal Human Robot Interaction, 14-15 July 2018, Stockholm, Sweden
MiRo: Social Interaction and Cognition in an Animal-like Companion Robot
Tony J. Prescott, Ben Mitchinson, Sebastian Conran, Tom Power, George Bridges
Companion of the 2018 ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction. ACM, 2018
Appropriate Voices for Artefacts: Some Key Insights
Roger K Moore
1st International Workshop on Vocal Interactivity in-and-between Humans, Animals and Robots, 2017
MiRo: An Animal-like Companion Robot with a Biomimetic Brain-based Control System
Tony J. Prescott, Ben Mitchinson and Sebastian Conran
Proceedings of the Companion of the 2017 ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction. ACM, 2017
Creating a voice for MiRo, the world's first commercial biomimetic robot
Moore, Roger K., and Ben Mitchinson
Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association, INTERSPEECH 2017. ISCA, 2017.
A biomimetic vocalisation system for MiRo
RK Moore and B Mitchinson
Conference on Biomimetic and Biohybrid Systems. Springer, Cham, 2017
Vulnerable users: deceptive robotics
Emily C. Collins
Connection Science 2017
MIRO: a robot "Mammal" with a biomimetic brain-based control system
B Mitchinson and TJ Prescott
Conference on Biomimetic and Biohybrid Systems. Springer, Cham, 2016.
Saying it with light: A pilot study of affective communication using the MIRO robot
Emily C. Collins, Tony J. Prescott, and Ben Mitchinson
Conference on Biomimetic and Biohybrid Systems. Springer, Cham, 2015
MIRO: a versatile biomimetic edutainment robot
Emily C. Collins, Tony J. Prescott, Ben Mitchinson, and Sebastian Conran
Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology. ACM, 2015