LING 575 - Spoken Dialog Systems
Spring 2017
Specialized Topics - Persona and Personification

Generating Personality for Dialog Agents
Mairesse and Walker, 2007 F. Mairesse and M. Walker. (2007) PERSONAGE: Personality Generation for Dialogue. In Proceedings of ACL 2007, p. 496-503.
Mairesse and Walker, 2008 F. Mairesse and M. Walker. (2008). Trainable Generation of Big-Five Personality Styles through Data-Driven Parameter Estimation. In Proceedings of ACL-2008, p. 165-173.
Human Personification of Dialog Agents
Groom et al, 2009V. Groom, C. Nass, T. Chen, A. Nielsen, J. Scarborough, and E. Robles. (2009) Evaluating the effects of behavioral realism in embodied agents. In International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, Volume 67, Issue 10, October 2009, p. 842-849.
Nass, 2004Nass, C. (2004). Etiquette equality: Exhibitions and expectations of computer politeness. Communications of the ACM, 47(4), 35-37.
Nass and Moon, 2000C. Nass & Y. Moon. (2000). Machines and mindlessness: Social responses to computers. Journal of Social Issues, 56(1), 81-103.
Nass and Lee, 2001Nass, C. & Lee, K. (2001). Does computer-synthesized speech manifest personality? Experimental tests of recognition, similarity-attraction, and consistency-attraction. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 7(3), 171-181.
Koda and Maes, 1996T. Koda and P. Maes. (1996) Agents with Faces: The Effects of Personification of Agents. Proceedings of HCI '96.