Iolanda Iacono

List of John Benjamins publications for which Iolanda Iacono plays a role.


Lehmann, Hagen, Iolanda Iacono, Kerstin Dautenhahn, Patrizia Marti and Ben Robins. 2014. Robot companions for children with down syndrome: A case study. Interaction Studies 15:1, pp. 99–112
We describe an exploratory case study about the applicability of different robotic platforms in an educational context with a child with Down syndrome. The robotic platforms tested are the humanoid robot KASPAR and the mobile robotic platform IROMEC. During the study we observed the effects KASPAR… read more | Article
Robins, Ben, Kerstin Dautenhahn, Ester Ferrari, Gernot Kronreif, Barbara Prazak-Aram, Patrizia Marti, Iolanda Iacono, Gert Jan Gelderblom, Tanja Bernd, Francesca Caprino and Elena Laudanna. 2012. Scenarios of robot-assisted play for children with cognitive and physical disabilities. Interaction Studies 13:2, pp. 189–234
This article presents a novel set of ten play scenarios for robot-assisted play for children with special needs. This set of scenarios is one of the key outcomes of the IROMEC project that investigated how robotic toys can become social mediators, encouraging children with special needs to discover… read more | Article