Alberto Giacobbe's research while affiliated with University of Catania and other places

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Automatically recognizing negative emotions, such as anger or stress, and also positive ones, such as euphoria, can contribute to improving well-being. In real-life, emotion recognition is a difficult task since many of the technologies used for this purpose in both laboratory and clinic environments, such as electroencephalography (EEG) and electr...
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Mental workload (MW) represents the amount of brain resources required to perform concurrent tasks. The evaluation of MW is of paramount importance for Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems, given its correlation with traffic accidents risk. In the present research, two cognitive tests (Digit Span Test—DST and Ray Auditory Verbal Learning Test—RAVLT)...

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... Hence, IRT has already been used to investigate the workload [30], the learning process [31], and the subject's emotional state [25,32,33]. Furthermore, this technology has been used to assess autonomic correlates during the administration of clinical tests, for instance for Alzheimer's disease patients [34] or during the recovery from breast cancer treatment [35]. ...