Ongoing Supervisions

PhD Theses

PhD Theses: 16

Advisors: Ana Paiva
A Study on Trust in a Robotic Suitcase
PhD Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Agentes corpóreos adaptativos em ambientes dinâmicos
PhD Thesis at IST, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Ana Paiva and Aude Billard
Bidirectional Learning Interaction Tasks through Demonstration
PhD Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Ana Paiva and Pierre Dillenbourg
Co-Writer: Learn to write with a robot
PhD Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Computação Afectiva
PhD Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Ana Paiva and Patricia Arriaga/Guy Hoffman
Creativity and social robotics
PhD Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Ana Paiva
Dialogue interaction with Social Robotics
PhD Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Ana Paiva
Expressive robotics
PhD Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Learning movement primitives by motor space exploration
PhD Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Ana Paiva and Fabricio Enebreck
Modelo de Confiança e Reportação Afectiva
PhD Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Ana Paiva and Francisco Esteves
Moral dilemmas and deception with social robots
PhD Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Ana Paiva and Pierre Dillenbourg
Mutual modelling for human-robot interaction
PhD Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Persuasion, storytelling and social robotics
PhD Thesis at Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Rui Prada
Procedurally Generated Societies
PhD Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, work in progress [bibTex]
Sistemas de Diálogo em Robôs Sociais
PhD Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Rui Prada and Pedro Santos
Virtual Characters with Believable Social Dynamics
PhD Thesis at instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, work in progress [bibTex]

MSc Theses

MSc Theses: 58

A Computer Approach to Emotional Storytelling
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Ana Paiva
A Robotic Tutor for teaching geography and map reading through google maps
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
AI Runner - Criação de Bots para Jogos de Corridas
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Carlos António Roque Martinho and Tatsuya Nomura
Alignment of player and non-player motivations
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Anticipation and Evolution in Synthetic Characters
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Application and Design of GPU Parallel RRT for Racing Car Simulation
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Manuel Lopes and Patrícia Carla da Silva Pereira
ARisCo: Sistema de recomendação para análise de risco em saúde mental da criança e do adolescente
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Ana Paiva
Blended Reality Characters using Sphero Balls
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Breaking from the Past
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Co-Credibilidade de Personagens Sinteticas em Videojogos
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Co-criatividade na conceção automática de níveis num videojogo
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Colaboração e Competição com Personagens Sintéticas em Jogos
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Deep Learning in Social Interactions
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Dissertação: Tutor Virtual
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: João Miguel da Costa Sousa and Ana Paiva
Distributed Optimization of a Supply Chain Using Biological Agents
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Embodied Cognition in Level Design
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Enhancing Player Experience in Minecraft through Location-Based Companion App
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
ERIC - intEntion Recognition for skyrIm Companions
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Expectativas e Emoções para Personagens Sintéticas
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Ferramenta de Apoio a Concepção da Experiência em Jogos
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Ferramenta de Apoio ao Processo Colaborativo e Criativo de Design de Níveis
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Rui Prada and Edirlei Soares de Lima
Geração automática de desafios em jogos
MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Rui Prada
Geração Procedimental de Niveis Cooperativos
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
GLASS - adapting Game content to pLayer Affective State and perSonality
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Patricia Arriaga and Ana Paiva
Human Robot Interaction in Small Groups
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Ana Paiva
I Play, You Play: A Framework for Card Games in a Multitouch Table
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Lie to Me 2: the effect of Theory of Mind in Deception
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Ludificação e Personalizção
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Lying Robots: Agents and Robots playing the Resistance (or Coup) Game
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Me and you together: Collaboration between a robot and a human in a manipulation game
MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, work in progress [bibTex]
Modelação de Progressão em Videojogos
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Modelling Human Player Sensorial and Actuation Limitations in Artificial Players
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Ana Paiva
Move with me - Serious Games para reabilitação de crianças com patologias dos membros superiores e inferiores
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Multi-Dimensional Personality-based Game Adaptation
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
My Buddy Bit
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
My dream theater
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
NLP Applied To Portuguese Consumer Law
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Personagens Empáticas para com o Jogador
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Personalised Content Placement for Digital Games
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Personalised Game Reviews
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Personality for Synthetic Characters
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Ponte de robots esféricos
MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, work in progress [bibTex]
Preference Elicitation
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Pedro Santos
Real Estate Market Analysis For Investment and Buying Cycles Prediction
MSc Thesis at Institito Superior Técnico, work in progress [bibTex]
REEFS - Interaction-based Evolution for Synthetic Creatures
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Ana Paiva and Manuel Lopes
Refood: Algoritmos para a distrubuição justa e saudavel de bens alimentares
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Ana Paiva
Resistance Agents: Agents that Play the Resistance Game
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Sistema de recomendação de imagens e customização de interface
MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, work in progress [bibTex]
Skill Progression Based System for Games
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Smart Complaints – Natural Language Processing in the Interpretation of Complaints
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Taguscraft - creating an AI agent to play Starcraft
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Ana Paiva
The Blame and Shame Game: Simulating Social Norms in Multi-agent systems
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
The EmoRegulators – A serious game for learning how to regulate emotions
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Francisco C. Santos and Ana Almeida Matos
The Shape of Collaboration in Biodiversity Monitoring
MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, work in progress [bibTex]
This one time, at band camp ... Dialogue Generation for Sharing emotional Episodes
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Rui Prada and Dulce Elisabete Bornes Teixeira Pereira Simão
Touch on Chemistry
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Vacuum Box - Histórias e Narativas Dinamicas
MSc Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]

Graduations

Graduation Theses: 3

Sistema Embebido para Controlar Robôs através de reconhecimento de Gestos
Graduation Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Manuel Lopes
Summer School de AI da Microsoft
Graduation Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]
Advisors: Manuel Lopes
Summer School de AI da Microsoft
Graduation Thesis, work in progress [bibTex]

Internships

Internships: 1

Colaboração com o Projecto RAGE
short term traineeship, work in progress [bibTex]

Finished Supervisions

PhD Theses

PhD Theses: 3

2021

2020

Advisors: Francisco S. Melo and Manuela Veloso
Symbiotic interaction in open ended tasks
PhD Thesis at Carnegie Mellon University / Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Jul. 2020 [bibTex]
Advisors: Francisco S. Melo and Manuela Veloso
Artificial intelligence for adaptive and personalized child-robot interaction
PhD Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon and Carnegie Mellon University, Jun. 2020 [bibTex]

MSc Theses

MSc Theses: 3

2021

Trafic Light Control using Deep Reinforcement Learning
MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Jan. 2021 [bibTex]

2020

Ad Hoc Teamwork in the presence of non-stationary teammates
MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Dec. 2020 [bibTex]

2019

Advisors: Rui Prada
Design of AR interface for motorcycle driving assistance
MSc Thesis, Oct. 2019 [bibTex]