Search for dissertations about: "virtual companion"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words virtual companion.

  1. 1. Towards Dependable Virtual Companions for Later Life

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Dennis Maciuszek; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Older adults; assistive technology; virtual companion; dependability; requirements; software architecture; agents; patterns; user involvement; personalisation; human-computer interaction; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Computer science; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Datavetenskap;

    Abstract : When we grow older, we become more vulnerable to certain reductions in quality of life. Caregivers can help, however human care is limited, and will become even scarcer in the near future. READ MORE

  2. 2. DIVE on the internet

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Emmanuel Frécon; SICS.; [2004]

    Abstract : This dissertation reports research and development of a platform for Collaborative Virtual Environments (CVEs). It has particularly focused on two major challenges: supporting the rapid development of scalable applications and easing their deployment on the Internet. READ MORE