Human Behavior Understanding

Third International Workshop, HBU 2012, Vilamoura, Portugal, October 7, 2012. Proceedings

  • Albert Ali Salah
  • Javier Ruiz-del-Solar
  • Çetin Meriçli
  • Pierre-Yves Oudeyer
Conference proceedings HBU 2012

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7559)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Human Behavior Understanding for Robotics

    1. Albert Ali Salah, Javier Ruiz-del-Solar, Çetin Meriçli, Pierre-Yves Oudeyer
      Pages 1-16
  3. Sensing Human Behavior

    1. Oya Çeliktutan, Christian Wolf, Bülent Sankur, Eric Lombardi
      Pages 17-28
    2. Alexandros Andre Chaaraoui, Pau Climent-Pérez, Francisco Flórez-Revuelta
      Pages 29-40
  4. Social and Affective Signals

    1. Angelica Lim, Hiroshi G. Okuno
      Pages 52-64
    2. Ali-Akbar Samadani, Rob Gorbet, Dana Kulić
      Pages 65-76
    3. Laura Vincze, Isabella Poggi, Francesca D’Errico
      Pages 77-89
    4. Maurizio Mancini, Giovanna Varni, Donald Glowinski, Gualtiero Volpe
      Pages 90-98
  5. Human-Robot Interaction

    1. Samira Sheikhi, Jean-Marc Odobez
      Pages 99-112
    2. Kerstin Fischer, Joe Saunders
      Pages 125-133
  6. Imitation and Learning from Demonstration

    1. Guido Schillaci, Bruno Lara, Verena V. Hafner
      Pages 148-160
    2. Stéphane Michelet, Koby Karp, Emilie Delaherche, Catherine Achard, Mohamed Chetouani
      Pages 161-173
  7. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Third Workshop on Human Behavior Understanding, HBU 2012, held in Vilamoura, Portugal, in October 2012. The 14 revised papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 31 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on sensing human behavior; social and affective signals; human-robot interaction; imitation and learning from demonstration.


contextual analysis human action recognition multimodal communication social signals spatio-temporal graph

Editors and affiliations

  • Albert Ali Salah
    • 1
  • Javier Ruiz-del-Solar
    • 2
  • Çetin Meriçli
    • 3
  • Pierre-Yves Oudeyer
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Computer EngineeringBoğaziçi UniversityBebekTurkey
  2. 2.Department of Electric EngineeringUniversidad de ChileSantiagoChile
  3. 3.Computer Science DepartmentCarnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA
  4. 4.FLOWERS Research TeamINRIA Bordeaux Sud-OuestTalence, CedexFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-34013-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-34014-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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