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Can You Trust Nexi?

People face this predicament all the time—can you determine a person’s character in a single interaction? A robot named Nexi has helped psychological scientists figure out the answer. ... More>

Lab Profile

APS Lab Profile: George Mason University Arch Lab

APS provides an overview of the George Mason University Arch Laboratory located in Fairfax, Virginia, USA. The Arch Lab bridges theory, experimentation, and application in the cognitive sciences. ... More>

Behind the Music: Human Factors Rap

Students and faculty from George Mason University's Human Factors and Applied Cognition Arch Laboratory created a rap video to help explain what human factors is. APS sat down with Tyler Shaw, also known as the Human Factors Rapper. ... More>


Crossing Borders to Build a Better Robot

Roberta Klatzky has spent much of her career getting to know robots. Thanks to the Humboldt Research Award, Klatzky, who is APS Treasurer, got to experience a new aspect of robotics during her stay at the Institute of Automatic Control Engineering (LSR) at the Technical University of Munich in Germany. ... More>