Egon L. van den Broek, Joris H. Janssen, Joyce H. D. M. Westerink, Jennifer A. Healey


Although emotions are embraced by science, their recognition has not reached a satisfying level. Through a concise overview of affect, its signals, features, and classification methods, we provide understanding for the problems encountered. Next, we identify the prerequisites for successful Affective Signal Processing: validation (e.g., mapping of constructs on signals), triangulation, a physiology-driven approach, and contributions of the signal processing community. Using these directives, a critical analysis of a real-world case is provided. This illustrates that the prerequisites can become a valuable guide for Affective Signal Processing.


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Paper Citation

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L. van den Broek E., H. Janssen J., H. D. M. Westerink J. and A. Healey J. (2009). PREREQUISITES FOR AFFECTIVE SIGNAL PROCESSING (ASP) . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Bio-inspired Systems and Signal Processing - Volume 1: BIOSIGNALS, (BIOSTEC 2009) ISBN 978-989-8111-65-4, pages 426-433. DOI: 10.5220/0001780504260433

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author={Egon L. van den Broek and Joris H. Janssen and Joyce H. D. M. Westerink and Jennifer A. Healey},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Bio-inspired Systems and Signal Processing - Volume 1: BIOSIGNALS, (BIOSTEC 2009)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Bio-inspired Systems and Signal Processing - Volume 1: BIOSIGNALS, (BIOSTEC 2009)
SN - 978-989-8111-65-4
AU - L. van den Broek E.
AU - H. Janssen J.
AU - H. D. M. Westerink J.
AU - A. Healey J.
PY - 2009
SP - 426
EP - 433
DO - 10.5220/0001780504260433