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    United Kingdom

20052019
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Research Interests

Social and communicative interactions, social signal processing and affective computing, laughter and humour, cognition and emotion, cross-cultural emotion perception, the evolution of human communication and language, embodied conversational agents, risk perception and communication, opinion dynamics, and agent based modeling.

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Laughter Medicine & Life Sciences
Communication Engineering & Materials Science
Social Media Medicine & Life Sciences
Data acquisition Engineering & Materials Science
humor Social Sciences
Emotions Medicine & Life Sciences
Human computer interaction Engineering & Materials Science
Public Health Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2016 2016

Selected Research Output 2005 2019

Turing's menagerie: Talking lions, virtual bats, electric sheep and analogical peacocks: Common ground and common interest are necessary components of engagement

McKeown, G., 02 Dec 2015, 2015 International Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction, ACII 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 950-955 6 p. 7344689

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Communication
13 Citations (Scopus)
Cognition
Reading
Aptitude
Communication
Nonverbal Communication
23 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling continuous self-report measures of perceived emotion using generalized additive mixed models

McKeown, G. J. & Sneddon, I., Mar 2014, In : Psychological Methods. 19, 1, p. 155-174 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Self Report
Emotions
Facial Expression
Sample Size
Consensus
14 Citations (Scopus)

Gender Differences in the Perceptions of Genuine and Simulated Laughter and Amused Facial Expressions

McKeown, G., Sneddon, I. & Curran, W., Jan 2015, In : Emotion Review. 7, 1, p. 30-38 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Laughter
Facial Expression
Smiling
Cues
Motivation
267 Citations (Scopus)

The SEMAINE Database: Annotated Multimodal Records of Emotionally Colored Conversations between a Person and a Limited Agent

McKeown, G., Valstar, M., Cowie, R., Pantic, M. & Schröder, M., 01 Jan 2012, In : IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing. 3, 1, p. 5-17 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Microphones
Cameras
51 Citations (Scopus)

The Belfast Induced Natural Emotion Database

Sneddon, I., McRorie, M., McKeown, G. & Hanratty, J., Jan 2012, In : IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing. 3, 1, p. 32-41 10 p., 5975142.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
20 Citations (Scopus)

Cross-Cultural Patterns in Dynamic Ratings of Positive and Negative Natural Emotional Behaviour

Sneddon, I., McKeown, G., McRorie, M. & Vukicevic, T., 2011, In : PLoS ONE. 6, 2, e14679.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
emotions
Emotions
cross cultural studies
Northern Ireland
Guatemala

Prizes

Outstanding Paper Award

Gary McKeown (Recipient), 04 Sep 2013

Prize: Other distinction

Activities 2006 2018

The nature of human communication - mind-reading, relevance and underdetermined signals.

Gary McKeown (Advisor)
12 Mar 201816 Mar 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Empathic Communication in the Human Machine Interface

Gary McKeown (Advisor)
02 Jul 201806 Jul 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Nature Human Behaviour (Journal)

Gary McKeown (Peer reviewer)
2017 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

British Journal of Child Development (Journal)

Gary McKeown (Peer reviewer)
2017 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Emotion (Journal)

Gary McKeown (Peer reviewer)
2017 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Press / Media

Christine and Adrian's Friendship Test

Gary McKeown

15/11/2017

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Interview on National Sense of Humour

Gary McKeown

11/05/2017

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Is there such a thing as a national sense of humour?

Gary McKeown

04/05/201710/05/2017

3 media contributions

Press/Media: Other

Impact

Connecting Emotionally With and Through Computers

Roddy Cowie (Participant), Ellen Douglas-Cowie (Participant), Gary McKeown (Participant), Noel Sheehy (Participant), Ian Sneddon (Participant), Margaret McRorie (Participant), Tijana Vukicevic (Participant)

Impact: Economic Impact

Thesis

Applying Theory-Based Interventions to Encourage Successful Intergroup Contact Through Shared Education Programme in Northern Ireland

Author: Kinghan, D., Jul 2019

Supervisor: Turner, R. (Supervisor), Hughes, J. (Supervisor) & McKeown, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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