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2016:

A. Camurri, C. Canepa, N. Ferrari, M. Mancini, R. Niewiadomski, S. Piana, G. Volpe, J.-M. Matos, P. Palacio, M. Romero, "A system to support the learning of movement qualities in dance: a case study on dynamic symmetry", In Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct, 2016 PDF

S. Piana, P. Coletta, S. Ghisio, R. Niewiadomski, M. Mancini, R. Sagoleo, G. Volpe, A. Camurri, "Towards a Multimodal Repository of Expressive Movement Qualities in Dance", In Proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium on Movement and Computing, 2016 PDF

A. Camurri, G. Volpe, S. Piana, M. Mancini, R. Niewiadomski, N. Ferrari, C. Canepa, "The Dancer in the Eye: Towards a Multi-Layered Computational Framework of Qualities in Movement", In Proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium on Movement and Computing, 2016 PDF

S. Piana, P. Alborno, R. Niewiadomski, M. Mancini, G. Volpe, A. Camurri, "Movement Fluidity Analysis Based on Performance and Perception", In Extended Abstracts Proceedings of the International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, 2016 PDF

P. Alborno, S. Piana, M. Mancini, R. Niewiadomski, G. Volpe, A. Camurri, "Analysis of Intrapersonal Synchronization in Full-Body Movements Displaying Different Expressive Qualities", In Proceedings of the International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces, 2016 PDF

2015:

R. Niewiadomski, M. Mancini, G. Varni, G. Volpe, A. Camurri, "Automated Laughter Detection From Full-Body Movements," in Human-Machine Systems, IEEE Transactions on , vol.PP, no.99, pp.1-11, 2015 PDF

R. Niewiadomski, M. Mancini, G. Volpe, A. Camurri, "Automated Detection of Impulsive Movements in HCI", In Proceedings of the 11th Biannual Conference on Italian SIGCHI Chapter, 2015 PDF

H. Griffin, G. Varni, G. Tomé Lourido, M. Mancini, G. Volpe, N. Bianchi-Berthouze, "Gesture Mimicry in Expression of Laughter", in The sixth International Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction (ACII2015), 2015 PDF

R. Niewiadomski, Y. Ding, M. Mancini, C. Pelachaud, G. Volpe, A. Camurri, "Perception of Intensity Incongruence in Synthesized Multimodal Expressions of Laughter", in The sixth International Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction (ACII2015), 2015 PDF

F. Pecune, M. Mancini, B. Biancardi, G. Varni, Y. Ding, C. Pelachaud, G. Volpe, A. Camurri, "Laughing with a Virtual Agent", In Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (pp. 1817-1818), 2015 PDF

F. Pecune, B. Biancardi, Y. Ding, C. Pelachaud, M. Mancini, G. Varni, A. Camurri, G. Volpe, "LOL — Laugh Out Loud", AAAI Publications, Twenty-Ninth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 2015  PDF

2014:

W. F. Ruch, T. Platt, J. Hofmann, R. Niewiadomski, J. Urbain, M. Mancini, S. Dupont, "Gelotophobia and the Challenges of Implementing Laughter into Virtual Agents Interactions", Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8, 928. doi:10.3389/fnhum.2014.00928 LINK

R. Niewiadomski, M. Mancini, Y. Ding, C. Pelachaud, G. Volpe, "Rhythmic body movements of laughter." Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Multimodal Interaction. ACM, p. 299-306, 2014 PDF

M. Mancini, G. Varni, R. Niewiadomski, G. Volpe, A. Camurri, How is your laugh today?, CHI'14 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 1855-1860, ACM, 2014 ISBN 978-1-4503-2474-8, DOI 10.1145/2559206.2581205 PDF

M. Mancini, L. Ach, E. Bantegnie, T. Baur, N. Berthouze, D. Datta, Y. Ding, S. Dupont, H.J. Griffin, F. Lingenfelser, R. Niewiadomski, C. Pelachaud, O. Pietquin, B. Piot, J. Urbain, G. Volpe, J. Wagner, Laugh When You're Winning, Innovative and Creative Developments in Multimodal Interaction Systems, 50-79, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2014 DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-55143-7_3 PDF

2013:

R. Niewiadomski, M. Mancini, S. Piana, Human and Virtual Agent Expressive Gesture Quality Analysis and Synthesis, Coverbal Synchrony in Human-Machine Interaction, CRC Press, 2013 PDF

D. Glowinski, M. Mancini, R. Cowie, A. Camurri, How Action Adapts to Social Context: The Movements of Musicians in Solo and Ensemble Conditions, 2013 Humaine Association Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction (ACII), 294-299, IEEE, ISSN 2156-8103, DOI 10.1109/ACII.2013.55 PDF

M. Mancini, A. Camurri, G. Volpe, A system for mobile music authoring and active listening, Entertainment Computing, v. 4, i. 3, 205-212, Elsevier PDF

G. Varni, G. Volpe, R. Sagoleo, M. Mancini, G. Lepri, Interactive reflexive and embodied exploration of sound qualities with BeSound, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, ACM, 2013, ISBN 978-1-4503-1918-8, DOI 10.1145/2485760.2485858 PDF

D. Glowinski, M. Mancini, R. Cowie, A. Camurri, C. Chiorri, C. Doherty, The movements made by performers in a skilled quartet: a distinctive pattern, and the function that it serves, Frontiers in Psychology, v. 8, Frontiers, 2013 LINK

R. Niewiadomski, M. Mancini, T. Baur, G. Varni, H. Griffin, M. SH Aung, MMLI: Multimodal multiperson corpus of laughter in interaction, Human Behavior Understanding, 184-195, Springer International Publishing, 2013 PDF

M. Mancini, J. Hofmann, T. Platt, G. Volpe, G. Varni, D. Glowinski, W. Ruch, A. Camurri, Towards automated full body detection of laughter driven by human expert annotation, 2013 Humaine Association Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction (ACII), 757-762, 2013, ISBN 2156-8103, DOI 10.1109/ACII.2013.140 PDF

S. Piana, M. Mancini, A. Camurri, G. Varni, G. Volpe, Automated Analysis of Non-Verbal Expressive Gesture, Human Aspects in Ambient Intelligence, 41-54, Atlantis Press, 2013 PDF

J. Urbain, R. Niewiadomski, M. Mancini, H. Griffin, H. Çakmak, L. Ach, G. Volpe, Multimodal Analysis of laughter for an Interactive System, Intelligent Technologies for Interactive Entertainment, Springer International Publishing, 183-192, 2013 PDF

J. Urbain, R. Niewiadomski, J. Hofmann, E. Bantegnie, T. Baur, N. Berthouze, H. Cakmak, R.T. Cruz, S. Dupont, M. Geist, M. Mancini and others, Laugh Machine, Proceedings eNTERFACE 2012, 13-34, 2013 PDF

D. Glowinski, M. Mancini, A. Camurri, Studying the Effect of Creative Joint Action on Musicians' Behavior, Arts and Technology, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 113-119, 2013 PDF

2012:

A. Cera, A. Gerzso, C. Canepa, M. Mancini, D. Glowinski, S.  Ghisio, P. Coletta, A. Camurri, An Invisible Line: Remote Communication Using Expressive Behavior, Intelligent Technologies for Interactive Entertainment, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 229-230, 2012 PDF

D. Glowinski, M. Mancini, P. Coletta, S. Ghisio, C. Chiorri, A. Camurri, G. Volpe, "User-centered evaluation of the Virtual Binocular Interface", in Proceedings 4th International ICST Conference on Intelligent Technologies for Interactive Entertainment (INTETAIN 2011), Genova, Italy, May 25-27, 2011, LNICST 78, A. Camurri and C. Costa (Eds.), ISSN 1867-8211, ISBN 978-3-642-30213-8, Springer, Heidelberg, 2012 PDF

D. Glowinski, M. Mancini, A. Massari, "Evaluation of the Mobile Orchestra Explorer paradigm", in Proceedings 4th International ICST Conference on Intelligent Technologies for Interactive Entertainment (INTETAIN 2011), Genova, Italy, May 25-27, 2011, LNICST 78, A. Camurri and C. Costa (Eds.), ISSN 1867-8211, ISBN 978-3-642-30213-8, Springer, Heidelberg, 2012 PDF

S. Piana, M. Mancini, A. Camurri, "Automated analysis of non-verbal expressive gesture", Sixth International Workshop on Human Aspects in Ambient Intelligence, International Joint Conference on Ambient Intelligence, Pisa, Italy, 2012 PDF

M. Mancini, G. Varni, D. Glowinski, G. Volpe, "Computing and evaluating the Body Laughter Index", Third International Workshop on Human Behavior Understanding, IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 7559, pp. 90-98, Springer, ISBN 978-3-642-34013-0, Algarve, Portugal, 2012 PDF

G. Varni, M. Mancini, G. Volpe, "Embodied cooperation using mobile devices: presenting and evaluating the Sync4All application", Proceedings of the International Working Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces, ISBN 978-1-4503-1287-5, pp. 312-319, ACM, New York, NY, USA, 2012 PDF

G. Castellano, M. Mancini, C. Peters, P. W. McOwan, "Expressive Copying Behavior for Social Agents: A Perceptual Analysis", IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part A: Systems and Humans, , vol.PP, no.99, pp.1-8, 0 PDFdoi: 10.1109/TSMCA.2011.2172415

2011:

G. Castellano, M. Mancini, C. Peters, "Emotion Communication via Copying Behaviour: A Case Study with the Greta Embodied Agent", in Proceedings of the AFFINE satellite workshop of the ACM ICMI 2011 Conference, Alicante Spain, Novembre 17, 2011 PDF

D. Glowinski, M. Mancini, N. Rukavishnikova, V. Khomenko and A. Camurri, "Analysis of Dominance in Small Music Ensemble", in Proceedings of the AFFINE satellite workshop of the ACM ICMI 2011 Conference, Alicante Spain, Novembre 17, 2011 PDF

M. Mancini, G. Castellano, C. Peters, P. W. McOwan, "Evaluating the communication of emotion via expressive gesture copying behaviour in an embodied humanoid agent", in S. D 'Mello et al. (Eds.): ACII 2011, Part I, LNCS 6974, pp. 215–224, ISBN 978-3-642-24599-2, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2011 PDF

D. Glowinski, M. Mancini, "Towards real-time affect detection based on Sample Entropy analysis of expressive gesture", in S. D'Mello et al. (Eds.): ACII 2011, Part I, LNCS 6974, pp. 527–537, ISBN 978-3-642-24599-2, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2011 PDF

2010:

G. Volpe, A. Camurri, T. Dutoit and M. Mancini, "Cross-disciplinary approaches to multimodal user interfaces", Journal on Multimodal User Interfaces, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, ISSN 1783-7677, pages 1-2, v. 4, i. 1, doi.org/10.1007/s12193-010-0055-z, 2010 PDF

S. Hyniewska, R. Niewiadomski, M. Mancini, C. Pelachaud, "Expression of affects in Embodied Conversational Agents", A Blueprint for Affective Computing, K.R. Scherer, T. Banziger and E. Roesch Eds, ISBN13 9780199566709, ISBN10 0199566704, Oxford University Press, 2010 link

R. Niewiadomski, M. Mancini, S. Hyniewska, C. Pelachaud, "Communicating emotional states with the Greta agent", A Blueprint for Affective Computing, K.R. Scherer, T. Banziger and E. Roesch Eds, ISBN13 9780199566709, ISBN10 0199566704, Oxford University Press, 2010 link

M. Mancini and C. Pelachaud, "Generating distinctive behavior for Embodied Conversational Agents", Journal on Multimodal User Interfaces, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, ISSN 1783-7677, pages 1-13, doi 10.1007/s12193-010-0048-y, 2010 PDF video

M. Mancini, G. Varni, J. Kleimola, G. Volpe, A. Camurri, "Human movement expressivity for mobile active music listening", in Journal on Multimodal User Interfaces, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, ISSN 1783-7677, pages 1-9, 2010 PDF

G. Varni, M. Mancini, G. Volpe, A. Camurri, 'A System for Mobile Active Music Listening Based on Social Interaction and Embodiment', ACM Journal on Mobile Networks and Applications, Springer Netherlands, ISSN 1383-469X, pages 1-10, 2010 PDF

J. Kleimola, M. Mancini, G. Varni, A. Camurri, C. Andreotti, L. Zhao, "A sensor pairing and fusion system for a multi-user environment", in Proceedings of the 5th International Summer Workshop on Multimodal Interfaces (eNTERFACE/09), ISBN 978-88-901344-7-0, Genova, Italy PDF

M. Mancini, G. Varni, G. Volpe and A. Camurri, "Active Music Experience Using Mobile Phones", in Proceedings of International Conference on Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research 2010, Paris, ISBN 978-4-9905104-0-4, 2010 PDF video1 video2

D. Glowinski, P. Coletta, M. Mancini, Multi-Scale Entropy analysis of Dominance in Social Creative Activities, in ACM Multimedia Grand Challenge Program, finalist paper, ACM Multimedia 2010, Florence, Italy, 2010 PDF

E. de Sevin, R. Niewiadomski, E. Bevacqua. A.-M. Pez, M. Mancini, C. Pelachaud, "Greta, une plateforme d'agent conversationnel expressif et interactif", in Technique et science informatiques, v. 29, n. 7, ISSN 0752-4072, pages 751-776, Lavoisier, Paris, France, 2010 PDF

2009:

M. Mancini and C. Pelachaud, "Implementing distinctive behavior for conversational agents", in Gesture-Based Human-Computer Interaction and Simulation, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, V. 5085/2009, pages 163-174,ISBN 978-3-540-92864-5, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, 2009 PDFvideo

G. Castellano, M. Mancini, "Analysis of Emotional Gestures for the Generation of Expressive Copying Behaviour in an Embodied Agent", Gesture-Based Human-Computer Interaction and Simulation, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, V. 5085/2009, pages 193-198, ISBN 978-3-540-92864-5,Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, 2009  PDF

A. Camurri, G. Varni, M. Mancini, G. Volpe , "Sync'n'Move: social interaction based on music and gesture", BEST PAPER CANDIDATE, In Proceedings of the 1st International ICST Conference on User Centric Media, ISBN 978-963-9799-84-4, Venice, Italy, 2009  PDF   video

M. Mancini, B. Mazzarino, "Motion analysis to improve virtual motionplausibility", In Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Conference on Computer Animation andSocial Agents, ISSN 0929-0672, A. Nijholt, A. Egges, H. van Welbergen and G.H.W.Hondorp Editors, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2009 PDFvideo

B. Mazzarino, M. Mancini, "The need for impulsivity & smoothness: improving HCI by qualitatively measuring new high-level human motion features", In Proceedings of the International Conference on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications, ISBN 978-989-674-005-4, IEEE sponsored, SIGMAP is part of ICETE -The International Joint Conference on e-Business and Telecommunications, INSTICCPress, 2009  PDF video

R. Niewiadomski, E. Bevacqua, M. Mancini, C. Pelachaud, "Greta: an interactive expressive ECA system", Proceedings of The 8th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, v. 2, pages 1399-1400, ISBN 978-0-9817381-7-8, 2009

A. Camurri, G. Volpe, D. Glowinski, M. Mancini, B. Mazzarino, G. Varni, "Modeling expressive individual and collective behavior", In Proceedings of the Conference for the Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence, ISBN 978-88-903581-1-1, Reggio Emilia, 2009  PDF

2008:

M. Mancini and C. Pelachaud, "The FML – APML language," in The First FML workshop, AAMAS’08, Estoril, Portugal, 2008 PDF

E. Bevacqua, M. Mancini, C. Peters, M. Ochs,N. Ech Chafai and C. Pelachaud, "Abilità socio-emotive per Agenti Virtuali dedicati all’e-learning", E. Magno-Caldognetto and F. Cavicchio Eds, Aspettiemotivi e relazionali nell'e-learning, ISBN 9788884538529, Firenze UniversityPress, 2008 PDF

(PhD thesis) M. Mancini, "Multimodal distinctive behavior for expressive embodied conversational agents", Ph.D. in Computer Science, Published by Dissertation.com, ISBN-10 1599426994, ISBN-13 9781599426990, 2008 PDF video

M. Mancini, B. Hartmann and C. Pelachaud, "Rappresentazione dell'espressività nella comunicazione non-verbale per gli agenti conversazionali", in "La mente del cuore. Le emozioni nel lavoro, nella scuola, nella vita", ISBN-10 8860813301, ISBN-13 9788860813305, a cura di I. Poggi,Armando Editore, Roma, 2008 PDF video

E. Bevacqua, M. Mancini and C. Pelachaud, "A listening agent exhibiting variable behaviour", Proceedings of The 8th International Conference on the Intelligent Virtual Agents, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Berlin/ Heidelberg, V. 5208/2008, ISBN 978-3-540-85482-1, pages 262-269, 2008  PDF video

M. Mancini and C. Pelachaud, "Distinctiveness in multimodal behaviors", in Proceedings of the 7th international joint conference on Autonomous agents and multiagent systems - Volume 1, pages 159-166, ISBN978-0-9817381-0-9, International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, 2008  PDF video

E. Bevacqua, M. Mancini and C. Pelachaud, "Exploring behavioural styles in human-ECA interaction", In "Speech and Face to Face Communication, A workshop/Summerschool dedicated to the memory of Christian Benoît", Grenoble, France,2008  PDF

M. Mancini, R. Niewiadomski, E. Bevacqua, C. Pelachaud, "Greta: a SAIBA compliant ECA system", in "Troisiéme Workshop sur les Agents Conversationnels Animés WACA 08", 27-28 November 2008, Paris, France  PDF

2007:

M. Mancini, R. Bresin and C. Pelachaud, "A Virtual Head Driven by Music Expressivity", in IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON AUDIO, SPEECH, AND LANGUAGE PROCESSING, ISSN 1558-7916, V. 15, I. 6, Pages 1833-1841, Aug.2007  PDF video

G. Caridakis, A. Raouzaiou, E. Bevacqua, M.Mancini, K. Karpouzis, L. Malatesta and C. Pelachaud, "Virtual agent multimodal mimicry of humans", Language Resources and Evaluation, special issue of Multimodal Corpora For Modelling Human Multimodal Behavior, Springer Netherlands, ISSN1574-020X (Print) 1574-0218 (Online), J.-C. Martin, P. Paggio, P. Kühnlein, R.Stiefelhagen and F. Pianesi Eds, V. 41, N. 3-4, pages 367-388, 2007  PDFvideo1 video2

F. Charles, S. Lemercier, T. Vogt, N. Bee, M. Mancini, J.Urbain, M. Price, E. André, C. Pelachaud and M. Cavazza, "Affective Interactive Narrative in the CALLAS Project", in Virtual Storytelling, Using Virtual Reality Technologies for Storytelling, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, V.4871/2007, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, ISBN 978-3-540-77037-4, pages 210-213, 2007 PDF

H. Vilhjalmsson, N. Cantelmo, J. Cassell, N. E. Chafai,M. Kipp, S. Kopp, M. Mancini, S. Marsella, A. N. Marshall, C. Pelachaud, Z. Ruttkay,K. R. Thorisson, H. van Welbergen and R. van der Werf, "The Behavior Markup Language:Recent Developments and Challenges", in Intelligent Virtual Agents, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, V. 4722/2007, pages 99-111, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg,ISBN 978-3-540-74996-7, September 2007  PDF

M. Mancini and C. Pelachaud, "Dynamic behavior qualifiers for conversational agents", in Intelligent Virtual Agents, Lecture Notes inComputer Science, V. 4722/2007, pages 112-124, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, ISBN978-3-540-74996-7, September 2007  PDF

M. Mancini, G. Castellano, E. Bevacqua and C. Peters,"Copying Behaviour of Expressive Motion", in Computer Vision/Computer Graphics Collaboration Techniques, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, V. 4418/2007, pages180-191, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, ISBN 978-3-540-71456-9, 2007  PDF video

E. Bevacqua, M. Mancini, R. Niewiadomski and Pelachaud,"An expressive ECA showing complex emotions", AISB'07 - Artificial and Ambient Intelligence, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, April 2nd-4th 2007 PDF

C. Peters, C. Pelachaud, E. Bevacqua, M. Ochs, N. EchChafai and M. Mancini, "Towards a Socially and Emotionally Attuned Humanoid Agent", in Fundamentals of Verbal and Nonverbal Communication and the Biometric Issue, NATO Security through Science Series E: Human and Societal Dynamics, V. 18, ISBN 978-1-58603-733-8, Edited by A. Esposito, M. Bratanic, E. Keller and M. Marinaro, IOSPress, 2007, pages 332-342 PDF

N. Ech Chafai, M. Ochs, C. Peters, M. Mancini, E. Bevacqua and C.Pelachaud. "Des agents virtuels sociaux et émotionnels pour l’interaction humain-machine". In Proceedings of the 19th International Conference of the Association Francophone d'Interaction Homme-Machine, IHM, V. 397, pages 207-214, ISBN 978-1-59593-791-9, ACM  New York, NY, USA PDF

C. Pelachaud and M. Mancini, "Studies on Behavior Expressivity for an Embodied Conversational Agents", International Society for Gesture Studies Conference 2007: Integrating Gestures, ISGS'07, Chicago, abstract, 18-21 June 2007 PDF

M. Mancini, G. Castellano, "Real-time analysis and synthesis of emotional gesture expressivity", Proceedings of the Doctoral Consortium of 2nd International Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction, 2007  PDF  

2006:

M. Mancini, R. Bresin, C. Pelachaud, "From Acoustic Cues to an Expressive Agent", in Gesture in Human-Computer Interaction and Simulation, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, V.3881/2006, ISBN 978-3-540-32624-3, pages 280-291, 2006  PDF video

B. Hartmann, M. Mancini, C. Pelachaud, "Implementing Expressive Gesture Synthesis for Embodied Conversational Agents", in Gesture in Human-Computer Interaction and Simulation, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, V. 3881/2006, ISBN 978-3-540-32624-3, pages188-199, 2006  PDF video

E. Bevacqua, A. Raouzaiou, C. Peters, G. Caridakis, K.Karpouzis, C. Pelachaud, M. Mancini, "Multimodal Sensing, Interpretation and Copying of Movements by a Virtual Agent", in Perception and Interactive Technologies, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, V. 4021/2006, pages 164-174, ISBN 978-3-540-34743-9, 2006 PDF video1 video2

C. Peters, C. Pelachaud, E. Bevacqua, M. Ochs, N. EchChafai, M. Mancini, "Social Capabilities for Autonomous Virtual Characters", in Proceedings of iDiG, International Digital Games Conference, Games Congress, pages 37-48, Portalegre, Portugal, 2006 PDF

C. Pelachaud, E. Bevacqua, G. Caridakis, K. Karpouzis, M.Mancini, C. Peters, A. Raouzaiou, "Mimicking from Perception and Interpretation", in Proceedings of Enactive Interfaces, Montpellier, France 20-21 November, 2006 PDF

J.-C. Martin, S. Abrilian, L. Devillers, M. Lamolle,M. Mancini and C. Pelachaud, "Du corpus vidéo à l’agent expressif - Utilisation des différents niveaux de représentation multimodale etémotionnelle", Revue en Intelligence Artificielle RIA, Special Edition "Interaction Emotionnelle", ISSN 0992-499X, V. 20, N. 4-5, 2006 PDF video

S. Buisine, B. Hartmann, M. Mancini, C. Pelachaud, "Conception et Evaluation d'un Modèle d'Expressivité pour les Gestes des Agents Conversationnels", Revue en Intelligence Artificielle RIA, Special Edition "Interaction Emotionnelle", ISSN 0992-499X, V. 20, N. 4-5, 2006 PDF

2005:

C. Peters, C. Pelachaud, E. Bevacqua, M. Mancini and N.Ech Chafai, "A Model of Attention and Interest Using Gaze Behavior", in Intelligent Virtual Agents, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, v.3661/2005, ISBN 978-3-540-28738-4, pages 229-240, 2005  PDF

N. Szilas, M. Mancini, "The Control of Agents' Expressivity in Interactive Drama", in Virtual Storytelling, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, V. 3805/2005, pages 115-124, ISBN978-3-540-30511-8, 2005  PDF

B. Hartmann, M. Mancini, S. Buisine and C. Pelachaud, "Design and Evaluation of Expressive Gesture Synthesis for Embodied Conversational Agents", in Proceedings of the fourth international joint conference on Autonomousagents and multiagent systems, ISBN 1-59593-093-0, pages 1095 - 1096, ACMPress, ACM  New York, USA, 2005  PDF

J. C. Martin, S. Abrilian, L. Devillers, M. Lamolle, M.Mancini, C. Pelachaud, "Levels of Representation in the Annotation of Emotion for the Specification of Expressivity in ECAs", in Intelligent Virtual Agents, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, v. 3661/2005, ISBN978-3-540-28738-4, pages 405-417, 2005  PDF video

M. Mancini, B. Hartmann, C. Pelachaud, A. Raouzaiou and K. Karpouzis, "Expressive avatars in mpeg-4," in IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, ISBN 0-7803-9331-7, Amsterdam, 2005  PDF

M. Lamolle, M. Mancini, C. Pelachaud, S. Abrilian, J.-C.Martin and L. Devillers, "Contextual Factors and Adaptative Multimodal Human-Computer Interaction: Multi-Level Specification of Emotion and Expressivity in Embodied Conversational Agents", in Modeling and Using Context, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, V. 3554/2005, ISBN 978-3-540-26924-3, pages 225-239, 2005  PDF

C. Peters, C. Pelachaud, E. Bevacqua and M. Mancini, "Engagement Capabilities for ECAs", in AAMAS-05 Workshop on Creating Bonds with Humanoids, Utrecht University, The Netherlands, July 25-29, 2005 PDF 

E. Bevacqua, M. Mancini, C. Peters, C.Pelachaud,"Backchannels Through Gaze as Indicators of Persuasive Success", inProceedings of the WP8 Emotion in Communication, Trento, Italy, November 17-18,2005  PDF

B. Hartmann, M. Mancini, C. Pelachaud, "Towards Affective Agent Action: Modelling Expressive ECA Gestures", In Workshop "Affective Interactions" at Intelligent User Interfaces, San Diego, CA, January 2005 PDF

M. Mancini, B. Hartmann and C. Pelachaud, "Gesture Expressivity in Embodied Conversational Agent", 2nd Conference of the International Society for Gesture Studies ISGS'05, Lyon, May 2005

2004:

E. Bevacqua, M. Mancini, C. Pelachaud, "Speaking with Emotions", in Proceedings of the AISB 2004 Symposium on Language, Speech &Gesture for Expressive Characters, The Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour, ISBN 1902956390, 2004  PDF

B. Hartmann, M. Mancini, C. Pelachaud, "Expressivity control for multimodal behavior synthesis", submitted at Symposium of Computer Animation, 2004

M. Mancini, B. Hartmann, C. Pelachaud, "Non-verbal behaviors expressivity and their representation", Technical Report of the EU-Project PF-STAR, 2004 PDF

B. Hartmann, C. Pelachaud, M. Mancini, V. Maya, M.Lamolle, "Geneva Workshop demo proposal: enabling emotional displays in ECAs through expressivity control", HUMAINE Geneva Workshop 2004 PDF

B. Dariouch, N. Ech Chafai, M. Mancini, C. Pelachaud, "Tools to Create Individual ECAs", Workshop Humaine, Santorini, September 2004 PDF

B. Hartmann, M. Mancini, I. Poggi and C. Pelachaud, "Intensità espressiva. Scopi e segnali dell'intensità nell'espressività del gesto" (abstract), in Conference "Comunicazione Parlata e Manifestazione delle Emozioni", Padova, November 2004 PDF

2003:

M. Mancini, "Analisi e sintesi dei gesti comunicativi per agenti conversazionali", Master thesis, Rome, 2003 PDF

2002:

B. Hartmann, M. Mancini, C. Pelachaud, "Formational parameters and adaptive prototype instantiation for MPEG-4 compliant gesture synthesis", in Proceedings of Computer Animation 2002, ISBN 0-7695-1594-0, pages 111-119, Geneva, June 2002 PDF