An Eye Gaze Model for Controlling the Display of Social Status in Believable Virtual Humans
Conference Proceedings: IEEE Computational Intelligence and Games (CIG) , 2018

M. Nixon, S. DiPaola, U. Bernardet

Guess, check and fix: a phenomenology of improvisation in ‘neural’ painting
Journal Article: Digital Creativity, 2018
VOL. 29, NO. 1, 96–114

S. Choi

Routlege, Taylor & Francis Group

A framework for developing multi-modal media-spaces using AI techniques
Conference Proceedings: Electronic Literature Organization, 2018

S. DiPaola, M. Mumford

Informing Artificial Intelligence Generative Techniques using Cognitive Theories of Human Creativity
Journal Article: Procedia Computer Science, 2018

S. DiPaola, L. Gabora, G. McCaig

Transforming Kantian Aesthetic Principles into Qualitative Hermeneutics for Contemplative AGI Agents
Conference Proceedings: 11th International Conference, AGI 2018, August 22–25 2018

J. Turner, S. DiPaola

Prague, Czech Republic


A computational model of empathy for interactive agents
Journal Article: Biologically Inspired Cognitive Architectures Journal, 2018

N. Yalcin, S. DiPaola


Deep Learning for Classification of Peak Emotions within Virtual Reality Systems
Conference Proceedings: 10th International Workshop on Semantic Ambient Media Experiences (SAME 2017): Artificial Intelligence Meets Virtual and Augmented Worlds (AIVR), International Series for Information Systems and Management in Creative eMedia (CreMedia), International Ambient Media Association (iAMEA), Jan. 2018
pp. 6-11. ISSN 2341-5576, ISBN 978-952-7023-17-4.

D. Quesnel, S. DiPaola, B. Riecke

Embodied Interactions with a Sufi Dhikr Ritual: Negotiating Privacy and Transmission of Intangible Cultural Heritage in “Virtual Sama”
Conference Proceedings: Electronic Visualisation and the Arts, British Computer Society, July 2017
pp. 365-372, DOI:

A. Kadir, K. Hennessy, N. Yalcin, S. DiPaola

London, UK

British Computer Society

Engagement with Artificial Intelligence through Natural Interaction Models
Conference Proceedings: , July 2017
pp. 296-303. DOI:

S. Salevati, N. Yalcin, S. DiPaola

London, UK

BCS Learning and Development Ltd.

A Dynamic Speech Breathing System for Virtual Characters
Conference Proceedings: International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents, August 2017
pp. 43-52. Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10498)

U. Bernardet, S. Kang, A. Feng, S. DiPaola, A. Shapiro