Human Behavior Understanding

4th International Workshop, HBU 2013, Barcelona, Spain, October 22, 2013. Proceedings

  • Albert Ali Salah
  • Hayley Hung
  • Oya Aran
  • Hatice Gunes
Conference proceedings HBU 2013

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8212)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Creative Applications of Human Behavior Understanding

    1. Albert Ali Salah, Hayley Hung, Oya Aran, Hatice Gunes
      Pages 1-14
  3. Behaviour and Affect in Arts, Creativity, Entertainment, and Edutainment Applications

    1. Letizia Marchegiani, Xenofon Fafoutis
      Pages 15-26
    2. Jussi Tarvainen, Stina Westman, Pirkko Oittinen
      Pages 52-63
  4. Actions and Activities

    1. Victoria Bloom, Vasileios Argyriou, Dimitrios Makris
      Pages 64-76
    2. Umut Avci, Andrea Passerini
      Pages 77-88
    3. Mario Rodríguez, Carlos Medrano, Elias Herrero, Carlos Orrite
      Pages 89-101
    4. Davide Conigliaro, Francesco Setti, Chiara Bassetti, Roberta Ferrario, Marco Cristani
      Pages 102-111
    5. Martino Lombardi, Augusto Pieracci, Paolo Santinelli, Roberto Vezzani, Rita Cucchiara
      Pages 112-123
  5. Facial Behavior

    1. Fadi Dornaika, Alireza Bosaghzadeh, Bogdan Raducanu
      Pages 124-135
    2. Anıl Yüce, Nuri Murat Arar, Jean-Philippe Thiran
      Pages 136-147
    3. Hassen Drira, Boulbaba Ben Amor, Mohamed Daoudi, Stefano Berretti
      Pages 148-159
  6. Social Signals

    1. Tobias Baur, Ionut Damian, Florian Lingenfelser, Johannes Wagner, Elisabeth André
      Pages 160-171
    2. Alaeddine Mihoub, Gérard Bailly, Christian Wolf
      Pages 172-183
    3. Radoslaw Niewiadomski, Maurizio Mancini, Tobias Baur, Giovanna Varni, Harry Griffin, Min S. H. Aung
      Pages 184-195
    4. Umer Rasheed, Yasir Tahir, Shoko Dauwels, Justin Dauwels, Daniel Thalmann, Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann
      Pages 196-208
    5. Keng-Teck Ma, Terence Sim, Mohan Kankanhalli
      Pages 209-222
  7. Affective Signals

    1. Nesrine Fourati, Catherine Pelachaud
      Pages 223-234
    2. Weiyi Wang, Valentin Enescu, Hichem Sahli
      Pages 235-245
    3. Ingo Siegert, Kim Hartmann, David Philippou-Hübner, Andreas Wendemuth
      Pages 246-257
  8. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Human Behavior Understanding, HBU 2013, held in Barcelona, Spain, in October 2013. The 21 papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 50 submissions. The papers are grouped in topical sections on: behaviour and affect in arts, creativity, entertainment, and edutainment applications; actions and activities; facial behavior; social signals; and affective signals.


action recognition face recognition mobile devices pattern recognition social interaction

Editors and affiliations

  • Albert Ali Salah
    • 1
  • Hayley Hung
    • 2
  • Oya Aran
    • 3
  • Hatice Gunes
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Computer EngineeringBogaziçi UniversityBebekTurkey
  2. 2.Delft University of TechnologyDelftThe Netherlands
  3. 3.Idiap Research InstituteMartignySwitzerland
  4. 4.Queen Mary University of LondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-02713-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-02714-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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