List of John Benjamins publications for which Sebastian Pintea plays a role.
Enhancing play skills, engagement and social skills in a play task in ASD children by using robot-based interventions. A pilot study. Interaction Studies 15:2, pp. 292–3202014.
Children with autism social engagement in interaction with Nao, an imitative robot: A series of single case experiments. Interaction Studies 13:3, pp. 315–3472012.
This paper presents a series of 4 single subject experiments aimed to investigate whether children with autism show more social engagement when interacting with the Nao robot, compared to a human partner in a motor imitation task. The Nao robot imitates gross arm movements of the child in real-time. read more | Article
Using the social robot probo as a social story telling agent for children with ASD. Interaction Studies 13:3, pp. 348–3722012.
This paper aims to study the role of the social robot Probo in providing assistance to a therapist for robot assisted therapy (RAT) with autistic children. Children with autism have difficulties with social interaction and several studies indicate that they show preference toward interaction with… read more | Article