Amanda J. C. Sharkey

According to our database1, Amanda J. C. Sharkey authored at least 42 papers between 1993 and 2020.

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  • Dijkstra number2 of five.
  • Erdős number3 of four.



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Can we program or train robots to be good?
Ethics Inf. Technol., 2020

Autonomous weapons systems, killer robots and human dignity.
Ethics Inf. Technol., 2019

The effects of robot facial emotional expressions and gender on child-robot interaction in a field study.
Connect. Sci., 2018

Can robots be responsible moral agents? And why should we care?
Connect. Sci., 2017

Children's Age Influences Their Use of Biological and Mechanical Questions Towards a Humanoid.
Proceedings of the Towards Autonomous Robotic Systems - 18th Annual Conference, 2017

You Made Him Be Alive: Children's Perceptions of Animacy in a Humanoid Robot.
Proceedings of the Biomimetic and Biohybrid Systems - 6th International Conference, 2017

A Paro robot reduces the stressful effects of environmental noise.
Proceedings of the European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics, 2017

Should we welcome robot teachers?
Ethics Inf. Technol., 2016

Automatic recognition of child speech for robotic applications in noisy environments.
CoRR, 2016

Impact of robot responsiveness and adult involvement on children's social behaviours in human-robot interaction.
CoRR, 2016

Congratulations, It's a Boy! Bench-Marking Children's Perceptions of the Robokind Zeno-R25.
Proceedings of the Towards Autonomous Robotic Systems - 17th Annual Conference, 2016

Should We Place Robots in Social Roles?
Proceedings of the What Social Robots Can and Should Do, 2016

Designing Robot Personalities for Human-Robot Symbiotic Interaction in an Educational Context.
Proceedings of the Biomimetic and Biohybrid Systems - 5th International Conference, 2016

Interaction With the Paro Robot May Reduce Psychophysiological Stress Responses.
Proceedings of the Eleventh ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human Robot Interation, 2016

Children's Age Influences Their Perceptions of a Humanoid Robot as Being Like a Person or Machine.
Proceedings of the Biomimetic and Biohybrid Systems - 4th International Conference, 2015

Out of Sight, Out of Mind? Evidence of Perceptual Factors in the Multiple-Category Discount.
Organ. Sci., 2014

Robots and human dignity: a consideration of the effects of robot care on the dignity of older people.
Ethics Inf. Technol., 2014

Robotic Surgery: On the Cutting Edge of Ethics.
Computer, 2013

It's not all written on the robot's face.
Robotics Auton. Syst., 2012

Contextual Recognition of Robot Emotions.
Proceedings of the Towards Autonomous Robotic Systems - 12th Annual Conference, 2011

Listening to Sad Music While Seeing a Happy Robot Face.
Proceedings of the Social Robotics - Third International Conference, 2011

Swarm Robotics.
Proceedings of the Encyclopedia of Artificial Intelligence (3 Volumes), 2009

Artificial Neural Networks and Cognitive A Modelling.
Proceedings of the Encyclopedia of Artificial Intelligence (3 Volumes), 2009

Strategies of Division of Labour for Improving Task Efficiency in Multi-robot Systems.
Proceedings of the World Congress on Nature & Biologically Inspired Computing, 2009

Swarm robotics and minimalism.
Connect. Sci., 2007

Artificial intelligence and natural magic.
Artif. Intell. Rev., 2006

Robots, insects and swarm intelligence.
Artif. Intell. Rev., 2006

Common evidence vectors for self-organized ensemble localization.
Neurocomputing, 2003

The Beneficial Effects of Using Multi-net Systems That Focus on Hard Patterns.
Proceedings of the Multiple Classifier Systems, 4th International Workshop, 2003

Types of Multinet System.
Proceedings of the Multiple Classifier Systems, Third International Workshop, 2002

The Role of Memory, Anxiety, and Hebbian Learning in Hippocampal Function: Novel Explorations in Computational Neuroscience and Robotics.
Proceedings of the Emergent Neural Computational Architectures Based on Neuroscience, 2001

A Multi-Net System for the Fault Diagnosis of a Diesel Engine.
Neural Comput. Appl., 2000

The "Test and Select" Approach to Ensemble Combination.
Proceedings of the Multiple Classifier Systems, First International Workshop, 2000

Acoustic Emission, Cylinder Pressure and Vibration: A Multisensor Approach to Robust Fault Diagnosis.
Proceedings of the IEEE-INNS-ENNS International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, 2000

Combining diverse neural nets.
Knowl. Eng. Rev., 1997

Modularity, Combining and Artificial Neural Nets.
Connect. Sci., 1997

Diverse Neural Net Solutions to a Fault Diagnosis Problem.
Neural Comput. Appl., 1996

On Combining Artificial Neural Nets.
Connect. Sci., 1996

An Analysis of Catastrophic Interference.
Connect. Sci., 1995

Neural Nets and Diversity.
Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Computer Safety, 1995

Separating learning and representation.
Proceedings of the Connectionist, 1995

Adaptive generalisation.
Artif. Intell. Rev., 1993