Double appraisal for synthetic characters

Sandy Louchait, Ruth Aylett, Joao Dias

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The paper describes a double appraisal-based emotion system for synthetic characters. This approach gives intelligent agents the ability to make decisions with respect to the emotional states of others, thus implementing aspects of the theory of mind concept and laying the basis for cognitive empathy. © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2007.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIntelligent Virtual Agents - 7th International Conference, IVA 2007, Proceedings
Number of pages2
Volume4722 LNCS
Publication statusPublished - 2007
Event7th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents - Paris, France
Duration: 17 Sept 200719 Sept 2007

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)
Volume4722 LNCS
ISSN (Print)0302-9743


Conference7th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents
Abbreviated titleIVA 2007


  • Double-appraisal
  • Emotions
  • Synthetic characters


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