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Physiological Experiment Approach to Explore the Revelation Process for Individual Creativity Based on Exploitation and Exploration

  • Seong Wook Chae
  • Kun Chang Lee
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 195)

Abstract

The purpose of this study is aimed at understanding how task difficulty and emotion as a source of stress affect such creativity manifestation activities as exploration and exploitation in the decision support system environment. The study presented a situation where the subjects need to exert creativity to resolve a task, and the result was analyzed through the measurement of physiological signal data in the process of resolving a task. Empirical results reveal that exploration activity would be facilitated under less stressful environment, while exploitation in the stress situation.

Keywords

Physiological signal Creativity Exploration Exploitation Task difficulty 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Seong Wook Chae
    • 1
  • Kun Chang Lee
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.National Information Society AgencyRepublic of Korea
  2. 2.SKK Business SchoolRepublic of Korea
  3. 3.Department of Interaction ScienceSungkyunkwan UniversitySeoulRepublic of Korea

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