International Journal of Advanced Robotic Systems

NOTICE: Effective May 13th, 2016, SAGE Publishing has acquired the International Journal of Advanced Robotics Systems. All articles published prior transfer are available at SAGE Publishing page.


Topic: Human Robot/Machine Interaction (HxI)

International Journal of Advanced Robotic Systems covers the latest theoretical and applied research through a number of selected topics under the guidance of subject-related editorial boards and topic editors.

Scope and Topics

  • Human Robot Interaction
  • Human Machine Interaction
  • Rehabilitation Robotics
  • Sociable Robots and Robots as Social Mediators
  • Service Robotics and Design Niches
  • Robotic Pets and Robot Companions
  • Long-term HxI
  • Ambient Intelligence for HxI
  • Physical, Cognitive, and Reality Augmentation
  • Learning with and from Humans (perceptual abstractions, skills and language)
  • Human/Robot/Virtual-Agent Mixed Groups
  • Autobiographic and Narrative Intelligence
  • Robot Culture
  • Initiating, Maintaining, Repairing Human-Robot Interactions,Dialogues, and Joint Activity
  • Human-Robot Interaction in 'Forms of Life'
  • Social Robotics (programming by demonstration, imitation learning, individualized social intelligence)
  • Physical and Cognitive Ergonomics (respecting Human Wholeness in optimizing fitting Cyb- to Org)
  • Neural Control, Communication and Interfacing
  • Cognitive and Physical Prosthetics
  • Constructive Examples of HxI Systems
  • Biomimetic and Bio-Inspired HxI

Topic Editor in Chief

Chrystopher L. Nehaniv, University of Hertfordshire, UK

Associate Editors

Minoru Asada, Osaka University, Japan
Tony Belpaeme, University of Plymouth, UK
Sylvain Calinon, Italian Institute of Technology, Italy
Verena V. Hafner, Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany
Hagen Lehmann, Italian Institute of Technology, Italy

Editorial Board

Juan Carlos Alvarez, University of Oviedo, Spain
Giovanni Berselli, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Andrea Bonarini, Milan Technical University, Italy
John-John Cabibihan, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Álvaro Castro González, Charles III University of Madrid, Spain
Juan Antonio Corrales Ramón, Pierre and Marie Curie University, France
Kerstin Dautenhahn, The University of Hertfordshire, UK
Manolya Kavakli-Thorne, Macquarie University, Australia
Dongheui Lee, Technical University of Munich, Germany
Ilya Levin, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Amy Loutfi, University of Örebro, Sweden
Karl F. MacDorman, Indiana University, USA
Kenneth A. McIsaac, Western University, Canada
Paulo Menezes, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Enzo Mumolo, University of Trieste, Italy
Theodore Pachidis, Kavala Institute of Technology, Greece
Pedro Sanz, James I University, Spain
Nilanjan Sarkar, Vanderbilt University, USA
Aiguo Song, Southeast University China, China
Mohan Sridharan, Texas Tech University, USA
Rodrigo Ventura, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal
Loredana Zollo, Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome, Italy