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Gualtiero Volpe

Gualtiero Volpe, Italian computer engineer, researcher. Grantee, Italian National Research Council, 2000. Member of Italian Computer Music Association.

Background

  • Volpe, Gualtiero was born on March 24, 1974 in Genoa, Italy.

  • Education

    • Degree in Computer Engineering, University Genova, 1999. Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Engineering, University Genova, 2003.

    Career

    • Research assistant DIST - University Genova, 2003—2005, researcher, since 2005. Co-chair 5th International Gesture Workshop, 2003. Program co-chair 2nd International Conference Enactive Interfaces, 2005.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include development of EyesWeb Expressive Gesture Processing Library (www.eyesweb.org). Development of EyesWeb Open Platform (www.eyesweb.org). Development of FreeFrame SDK (www.freeframe.org).

      Research in expressive gesture in human full-body movement. Research in expressive gesture in tangible acoustic interfaces. Research in computational models of interaction strategies involving affective, emotional non-verbal communication.

      Research in preliminary experiments on emotional engagement and motor responses of subjects exposed to music stimuli.

    Works

    • Editor: (book) Gesture-based Communication in Human-Computer Interaction. Guest editor: Journal New Music Research, 2004-2005. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of Italian Computer Music Association.
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    Born March 24, 1974
    (age 43)
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    • 1999
      University Genova
    • 2003
      University Genova

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