Citizen science website concept using the Watson Tone Analyzer service

IEEE/IBM Watson 2015 Student Showcase

The MiFace citizen science concept website, built using IBM’s Bluemix cloud hosting and the Watson Tone Analyzer service, won a top 5 award in the IEEE/IBM Watson cognitive computing challenge for students. Thanks go to the work of Hansi Mou on the database, and Stephanie Michalowicz for collaborating on data analysis.



The work I did as an undergraduate with Dr. Harriet Oster — a former Ph.D. student advised by Paul Ekman — and at VicarVision during the summer of 2013 has evolved into MiFace, a tool for generating recognizable facial expressions using a 3D model. Still in the research stage, my cohort Stephanie Michalowicz and I are hoping to use[…]


Expressions of Emotion Study

Online Observer Judgement Study Based on Research done by Dr. Harriet Oster This is an interactive expression recognition study I developed  for my Lab in Human Cognition and Advanced Interactive Design classes, using HTML, CSS, JavaScript and jQuery. Data gathering for the original study is complete, but the study is still up if you want to try[…]


Assistant Work for Interactive Media Artist Adrianne Wortzel

From Adrianne’s Bio: ADRIANNE WORTZEL creates unique and innovative interactive web works, robotic and telerobotic installations, performance productions, videos and writings. These works explore historical and cultural perspectives by coupling fact and fiction via use of new technologies in both physical and virtual networked environments. She collaborates with research scientists working in the fields of robotics[…]