22 August 2018
Vol 3, Issue 21

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ONLINE COVER Company's Coming. The application fields for robotics, from workplaces to family spaces, are increasing. Social robotics is a relatively new field that aims to capture the rich, dynamic nature of social interactions and environments. It cuts across many disciplines, including artificial intelligence, machine learning, psychology, medicine, social and cognitive sciences, neuroscience, and human-robot interaction. The difficulties involved are often underestimated, and our understanding of human social behavior is not as advanced as we assume. This special issue highlights some future challenges and current applications of social robotics. [CREDIT: ULZA/SHUTTERSTOCK.COM]