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Catherine Pelachaud

Directrice de recherche CNRS

Groupe : Multimédia 

Catherine Pelachaud

Formation

  • Ph.D. en Informatique (Spécialisation: Images de Synthèse), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA, 1991
  • Qualification aux fonctions de professeur, 27e section, 2002

Enseignement

  • Cours Master : Agent virtuel socio-émotionnel

Thématiques de recherche

  • Interaction humain-machine
  • Agents Conversationnels Animés
  • Modèle de comportements expressifs, socio-émotionnels
  • Systèmes interactifs multimodaux

Expérience industrielle et Recherche

  • Projets ANR et Européens
  • Chaire Industrielle MODIM

Animation scientifique et responsabilités collectives

membre comité éditorial

  • International Journal of Human Computer Studies
  • ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems
  • IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing
  • Organisation de Conférences internationales (ACII, IVA)

 

Prix et distinctions

Nominé Meilleur Article :

  • International conference on Intelligent virtual agents IVA’10, avec R. Niewiadomski, V. Demeure, C. Pelachaud
  • International conference on Intelligent virtual agents IVA’06, avec S. Buisine, S. Abrilian, R. Niewiadomaksi, J.-C. Martin, L. Devillers, C. Pelachaud

Principaux Résultats scientifiques

  • Magalie Ochs, Catherine Pelachaud: Socially Aware Virtual Characters: The Social Signal of Smiles. IEEE Signal Processing Magazine 30(2): 128-132, 2013.
  • R. Niewiadomski, S. Hyniewska, C. Pelachaud, Constraint-Based Model for Synthesis of Multimodal Sequential Expressions of Emotions, IEEE Transactions of Affective Computing, 2( 3), 134-146, July 2011.
  • C. Pelachaud, Modelling Multimodal Expression of Emotion in a Virtual Agent, Philosophical Transactions of Royal Society B Biological Science, B 2009, 364, 3539-3548.

Education

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science (Specialisation: Computer Graphics), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA, 1991
  • Qualification to professorship, 27th section, 2002

Teaching

  • Master course : Socio-emotional virtual agent

Major Research Interest or Current Research Topics

  • Human-machine interaction
  • Embodied Conversational Agents
  • Model of expressive, social and emotional behaviors
  • Interactive and multimodal system

Industrial Experience

  • ANR and European projects
  • MODIM Industrial Chaire

Visibility, Membership, Committee

Editorial Board

  • International Journal of Human Computer Studies
  • ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems
  • IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing
  • Co-chair of international conferences (ACII, IVA)

Distinction

Best paper award:

  • International conference on Intelligent virtual agents IVA’10, avec R. Niewiadomski, V. Demeure, C. Pelachaud
  • International conference on Intelligent virtual agents IVA’06, avec S. Buisine, S. Abrilian, R. Niewiadomaksi, J.-C. Martin, L. Devillers, C. Pelachaud

Main Scientific Results

  • Magalie Ochs, Catherine Pelachaud: Socially Aware Virtual Characters: The Social Signal of Smiles. IEEE Signal Processing Magazine 30(2): 128-132, 2013.
  • R. Niewiadomski, S. Hyniewska, C. Pelachaud, Constraint-Based Model for Synthesis of Multimodal Sequential Expressions of Emotions, IEEE Transactions of Affective Computing, 2( 3), 134-146, July 2011.
  • C. Pelachaud, Modelling Multimodal Expression of Emotion in a Virtual Agent, Philosophical Transactions of Royal Society B Biological Science, B 2009, 364, 3539-3548.