The Affective Tutoring System

Mohamed Ben Ammar, Mahmoud Neji, Adel. M. Alimi, Guy Gouardères
2010 Expert systems with applications  
Affective Computing is a new Artificial Intelligence area that deals with the possibility of making computers able to recognize human emotions in different ways. This paper represents a study about the integration of this new area in the intelligent tutoring system. We argue that socially appropriate affective behaviors would provide a new dimension for collaborative learning systems. The main goal is to analyses learner facial expressions and show how Affective Computing could contribute for
more » ... is interaction, being part of the complete student tracking (traceability) to monitor student behaviors during learning sessions.
doi:10.1016/j.eswa.2009.09.031 fatcat:ulbho3e5p5g7jkounn6b5bpj3u