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Making Them Remember—Emotional Virtual Characters with Memory
March/April 2009 (vol. 29 no. 2)
pp. 20-29
Zerrin Kasap, University of Geneva
Maher Ben Moussa, University of Geneva
Parag Chaudhuri, University of Geneva
Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann, University of Geneva
The search for the perfect virtual character is on, but the moment users interact with characters, any illusion that we've found it is broken. Adding memory capabilities to models of human emotions, personality, and behavior traits is a step toward a more natural interaction style.

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Index Terms:
virtual characters, emotion and memory simulation, artificial intelligence, interaction
Zerrin Kasap, Maher Ben Moussa, Parag Chaudhuri, Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann, "Making Them Remember—Emotional Virtual Characters with Memory," IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 29, no. 2, pp. 20-29, March-April 2009, doi:10.1109/MCG.2009.26
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