Monthly Archives: January 2012

short talk: (CIDTEC 2012) The Affective Meta-Tutoring Project: How to Motivate Students to Use Effective Meta-cognitive Strategies

42nd Conference of Research and Development by Tecnologico de Monterrey. Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. January 2012.   Summary Meta-tutoring applies the basic policies of interactive tutoring to get students to adopt effective meta-cognitive strategies. Unfortunately, when the meta-tutor is removed, …

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short talk: (CIDTEC 2012) The Level Up Procedure: How to Measure Learning Gains without Pre- and Post-testing

42nd Conference of Research and Development by Tecnologico de Monterrey. Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. January 2012.   Summary The level up procedure is a method for evaluating the learning gains of educational software, and tutoring systems in particular that includes …

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short talk: (CIDTEC 2012) 
Affective Computing Meets Design Patterns: A Pattern-Based Model of a Multimodal Emotion Recognition Framework

42nd Conference of Research and Development by Tecnologico de Monterrey. Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. January 2012.   Summary Affective computing is about enabling a system to recognize and understand human emotions and to react in consequence to those understandings. Enabling …

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short talk (CIDTEC 2012) 
From Behavioral Description to A Pattern-Based Model for Intelligent Tutoring Systems

42nd Conference of Research and Development by Tecnologico de Monterrey. Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. January 2012.   Summary Intelligent Tutoring Systems seem capable of becoming an alternative to expert human tutors; they are able to provide direct customized instruction and …

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short talk (CIDTEC 2012) How to do Multimodal Detection of Affective States?

42nd Conference of Research and Development by Tecnologico de Monterrey. Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. January 2012.   Summary The human-element is crucial for designing and implementing interactive intelligent systems, and therefore on instructional design. This document provides a description for …

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short talk: (CIDTEC 2012) 
ABE: An Agent-Based Software Architecture for a Multimodal Emotion Recognition Framework

42nd Conference of Research and Development by Tecnologico de Monterrey. Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. January 2012.   Summary Computer’s ability to recognize human emotional states given physiological signals is gaining popularity to create empathetic systems such as learning environments, health …

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paper: (LNGC 2012) Three-Dimensional Visualisation of the Tectonic movement over Mexico by means of the Global Positioning System (GPS) measurements

ICA/SPIE Europe Symposium on True 3D in Cartography Dresden, Germany August 24-28, 2009    Abstract This paper presents the design of a computer system for visualizing in three dimensions the movement of the Earth’s crust by means of the information …

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