DYNAMIC MULTIMEDIA ENVIRONMENT BASED ON REALTIME USER EMOTION ASSESSMENT - Biometric User Data towards Affective Immersive Environments

Vasco Vinhas, Daniel Castro Silva, Eugénio Oliveira, Luís Paulo Reis

Abstract

Both the academic and industry sectors have increased their attention and investment to the fields of Affective Computing and immersive digital environments, the latter imposing itself as a reliable domain, with increasingly cheaper hardware solutions. With all this in mind, the authors envisioned an immersive dynamic digital environment tied with automatic real-time user emotion assessment through biometric readings. The environment consisted in an aeronautical simulation, with internal variables such as flight plan, weather conditions and maneuver smoothness dynamically altered by the assessed emotional state of the user, based on biometric readings, including galvanic skin response, respiration rate and amplitude and phalange temperature. The results were consistent with the emotional states reported by the users, with a success rate of 78%.

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Vinhas V., Castro Silva D., Oliveira E. and Paulo Reis L. (2009). DYNAMIC MULTIMEDIA ENVIRONMENT BASED ON REALTIME USER EMOTION ASSESSMENT - Biometric User Data towards Affective Immersive Environments . In Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 5: ICEIS, ISBN 978-989-8111-88-3, pages 42-47. DOI: 10.5220/0001984100420047


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@conference{iceis09,
author={Vasco Vinhas and Daniel Castro Silva and Eugénio Oliveira and Luís Paulo Reis},
title={DYNAMIC MULTIMEDIA ENVIRONMENT BASED ON REALTIME USER EMOTION ASSESSMENT - Biometric User Data towards Affective Immersive Environments},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 5: ICEIS,},
year={2009},
pages={42-47},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0001984100420047},
isbn={978-989-8111-88-3},
}


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TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 5: ICEIS,
TI - DYNAMIC MULTIMEDIA ENVIRONMENT BASED ON REALTIME USER EMOTION ASSESSMENT - Biometric User Data towards Affective Immersive Environments
SN - 978-989-8111-88-3
AU - Vinhas V.
AU - Castro Silva D.
AU - Oliveira E.
AU - Paulo Reis L.
PY - 2009
SP - 42
EP - 47
DO - 10.5220/0001984100420047