Virtual Agents and Dialog Systems that Connect with People

The Science and Fun of Making Virtual Agents

Building Rapport Between Humans and Agents

Welcome to ISG

Who We Are

The students and faculty of the Interactive Systems Group condudct research in models of interaction and the engineering of interactive systems. Our research builds knowledge at the confluence human-computer interaction, computational linguistics and spoken language systems. We mentor students to help them develop into productive researchers who can one day lead our field.

Methods Used

Interactive System Group has expertise in four research methods:
1) Corpus Development and Analysis
2) Modeling
3) Systems Building
4) Experiments with Human Subjects