Elmira Yadollahi

Doctoral Student in the Field of Robotics

About Me

Learning is my Passion!

I am a PhD student in the field of Robotics, speciallizing in human-robot interaction, cognitive robotics, and robots in education.

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Educational Background

My undergraduate and graduate studies have been conducted in 4 different countries

JOINT PhD

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland

Expected PhD. in Robotics, Control, and Intelligent Systems (EDRS)

JOINT PhD

Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), University of Lisbon,
Lisbon, Portugal

Expected PhD. in Information Systems and Computer Engineering (DEIC)

MASTERS

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Daejon, South Korea

MSc. in Mechanical Engineering in Acoustics, Sound, and Vibration

BACHELOR

Sharif University of technology (SUT), Tehran, Iran

BSc. in Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests

A Roboticist Interdisiplinary guide to the Artifial Cognition

HUMAN-ROBOT INTERACTION

User studies and interaction modeling

AFFECTIVE COMPUTING

Emotion expression and recognition in robots 

ARTIFICAL INTELLIGENCE

Artificial Cognitive Systems and robot learning to adapt 

COGNITIVE ROBOTICS

Cognitive architectures and emodiment

CHILDREN AND EDUCATION

K12 education and children’s perception

What I have done

Projects

Main PhD Projects

Cozmo Maze

This project explores fostering perspective taking in child-robot interaction scenarios using Cozmo and Vector robots..

Perspective Framework

This project aims at developing a cognitive behavioral model of a social robot for interaction with children in learning activities.

CoReader

The CoReader platform supports the collaborative reading of stories between a child and a robot.

My Technical Expertise

It spans over programming languages, mechanical engineering software, and numerical, statistical computing environments, and machine learning algorithms

PYTHON, PYGAME

Expert:
Most of my PhD Projects

ROS

Expert:
Most of my PhD Projects

QML

Expert:
Some of my PhD Projects

SOLIDWORKS, AUTOCAD, CATIA

Expert:
Multiple projects in Bachelor, Masters, and PhD

MATLAB

Expert:
Multiple projects in Bachelor, Masters, and PhD

C, C++, C#, JAVA

Professional:
Different Projects in Bachelor, Masters, and PhD


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What About the Rest of My Life?

Extracurricular Activities

Travelling
Photography
Drawing & Painting
Extreme Sport
Basketball
Music
Hiking

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Latest news

Recent activity related to my doctoral studies and research

CONTACT

elmira.yadollahi [at] epfl.ch
elmira.yadollahi [at] gaips.inesc-id.pt