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Jivko Sinapov
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PhD, Fall 2013

Home Dept: Computer Science

PhD Dissertation title: Behavior-Grounded Multi-Sensory Object Perception and Exploration by a Humanoid Robot

PhD Advisor: Alexander Stoytchev

Area of PhD research: My research is in the field of developmental robotics and my thesis focused on computational models for object exploration for robots that are guided by insights and findings from developmental psychology.

Employment upon graduating:
academicPost Doc
University of Texas, Austin
Austin, TX

What HCI classes were invaluable to my success?
HCI 575

Favorite graduate school memory: Passing my defense

HCI issues that interest me: Human-Robot Interaction, interfaces for conveying a shared understanding between a robot and a human

A website recommend, and why:
It is useful for finding published research

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