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Carson Reynolds

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Affiliation

Assistant Professor & Lecturer (Project)
Department of Creative Informatics
Graduate School of Information Science and Technology
University of Tokyo
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8656, Japan
Phone: +81.3.5841.6937 (laboratory)
Fax: +81.3.5841.6952
Email: carson@k2.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Research Interests

  • Sensor Systems
  • Privacy
  • Affective Design

Curriculum Vitæ

Carson Reynolds holds a Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology upon recommendation by the Program in Media Arts and Sciences in the School of Architecture and Planning. His research work there was performed at the Media Laboratory in the Affective Computing Group. Carson also holds a Bachelor of Science in Technical Communication with a Minor in Philosophy from the University of Washington at Seattle. He is a founding member of the Meta-Perception research group.

Publications

Editor

  • Reynolds, C. (Ed.) (2011). Devices that Alter Perception 2010. ISBN-10: 1463664249. Charleston, SC, USA: CreateSpace. [Amazon]

Book Articles

  • Strauss, M., Reynolds, C., Hughes, S., Park, K., McDarby, G., and Picard, R. (2005). The HandWave Bluetooth Skin Conductance Sensor. 1st International Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction. October 22 - 24, 2005, Beijing, China. Appears in: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 3784, November 2005, Pages 699 - 706. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C. and Picard, R. (2005). Evaluation of Affective Computing Systems from a Dimensional Metaethical Position. 1st Augmented Cognition International Conference, In conjunction with the 11th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction. July 22 - 27, 2005, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Appears in: Foundations of Augmented Cognition, Volume 11. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates Publishers, Mahwah, New Jersey, pp. 899 - 907. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C. and Picard, R. (2001). Designing for Affective Interactions. 9th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, August 5 - 10, 2001, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Appears in: Usability Evaluation and Interface Design: Cognitive Engineering, Intelligent Agents and Virtual Reality, Volume 1. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates Publishers, Mahwah, New Jersey, pp. 499 - 503. [PDF]

Conference & Workshop Articles

  • Zou, Y., Miyashita, L., Hayakawa, T., Siu, E., Reynolds, C., and Ishikawa, M. (2013). i-me TOUCH: Detecting Human Touch Interaction. The 40th ACM SIGGRAPH Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques (SIGGRAPH 2013). July 21 - 25, 2013. Anaheim, California, USA. [PDF, Poster PDF, MP4 Video Figure]
  • Murao, K., Reynolds, C., and Ishikawa, M. (2012). Blink Suppression Sensing and Classification. Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2012), May 5 - 10, 2012, Austin, Texas, USA. [PDF, Poster PDF]
  • Takeoka, H., Moko, Y., Reynolds, C., Komuro, T., Watanabe, Y. and Ishikawa, M. (2011). VolVision: High-speed Capture in Unconstrained Camera Motion. The 4th ACM SIGGRAPH Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques in Asia (SIGGRAPH ASIA 2011). December 12 - 15, 2011. Hong Kong, China. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C. (2011). Negative Sousveillance. First International Conference of the International Association for Computing and Philosophy (IACAP11). July 4 - 6, 2011. Aarhus, Denmark. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C., Hayashi, T., and Siu, E. (2011). Relationship Machines. Personal Identities after the Information Revolution Workshop. June 17, 2011, Hertfordshire, UK. [PDF]
  • Hayashi, T. and Reynolds, C. (2010). Empathy Mirrors. Third Workshop on Devices that Alter Perception (DAP 2010) in conjunction with ISMAR 2010, October 13th, 2010, Seoul, South Korea. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C. (2010). Surfel Cameras. Third Workshop on Devices that Alter Perception (DAP 2010) in conjunction with ISMAR 2010, October 13th, 2010, Seoul, South Korea. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C. (2010). Uncanny Moral Behavior. 8th European Conference on Computing and Philosophy, October 4 - 6, 2010, Munich, Germany. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C., Hertrich, S., Cassinelli, A., Ishikawa, M. and Smith, M. (2010). Ethical Aspects of Video Game Experiments. Video Games as Research Instruments Workshop in conjunction with Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2010), April 10 - 15, 2010, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. [PDF]
  • Hertrich, S. and Reynolds, C. (2009). Prosthetics for the Instincts. International Symposium on Electronic Art (ISEA 2009). August 23 - September 1, 2009, Belfast, Northern Ireland. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C. and Cassinelli, A. (2009). Machine Self-Sacrifice. Eighth International Conference of Computer Ethics: Philosophical Enquiry. June 26 - 28, 2009, Corfu, Greece. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C., Cassinelli, A., Watanabe, Y., and Ishikawa, M. (2009). I am near my navel: learning mappings between location and skin. Key Issues in Sensory Augmentation Workshop, March 26 - 27, 2009, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C., Cassinelli, A., and Ishikawa, M. (2008). Aural Antennae. Devices that Alter Perception Workshop (DAP 2008) in conjunction with UbiComp 2008, September 21st, 2008, Seoul, South Korea. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C., Cassinelli, A., Watanabe, Y., and Ishikawa, M. (2008). Manipulating Perception. 6th European Conference on Computing and Philosophy, June 16 - 18, Montpellier, France. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C., Cassinelli, A., and Ishikawa, M. (2008). Meta-perception: reflexes and bodies as part of the interface. Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2008), April 5 - 10, 2008, Florence, Italy. [PDF, Poster PDF, Quicktime Video Figure, WMV Video Figure]
  • Reynolds, C. (2007). Image Act Theory. Seventh International Conference of Computer Ethics: Philosophical Enquiry. July 12-14, 2007, San Diego, California, USA. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C., Cassinelli, A., and Ishikawa, M. (2007). Economically Autonomous Robotic Entities. Workshop on Roboethics in conjunction with IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA 2007). April 10 - 14 2007, Rome, Italy. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C. and Ishikawa, M. (2007). Robotic Thugs. The Ninth ETHICOMP International Conference on the Social and Ethical Impacts of Information and Communication Technology (ETHICOMP 2007). March 27 - 29, 2007, Meiji University, Tokyo, Japan. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C. and Ishikawa, M. (2006). Robot Trickery. International Workshop on Ethics of Human Interaction with Robotic, Bionic, and AI Systems: Concepts and Policies, October 17 - 18, 2006, Naples, Italy. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C., Ishikawa, M. and Tsujino, H. (2006). Realizing Affect in Speech Classification in Real-Time. Aurally Informed Performance: Integrating Machine Listening and Auditory Presentation in Robotic Systems, In conjunction with AAAI Fall Symposia, October 13 - 15, 2006, Washington, D.C., USA. [PDF]
  • Cassinelli, A., Reynolds, C. and Ishikawa, M. (2006). Augmenting spatial awareness with Haptic Radar. Tenth International Symposium on Wearable Computers (ISWC 2006), October 11 - 14, 2006, Montreux, Switzerland. [PDF]
  • Cassinelli, A., Reynolds, C. and Ishikawa, M. (2006). Haptic Radar. The 33rd International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques (SIGGRAPH 2006), August 1 - 3, 2006, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. [PDF, Large Quicktime Video Figure, Small Quicktime Video Figure, MPEG-4 Video Figure]
  • Reynolds, C. and Wren, C. (2006). Worse Is Better for Ambient Sensing. Workshop on Privacy, Trust and Identity Issues for Ambient Intelligence, In conjunction with the 4th International Conference on Pervasive Computing, May 7 - 10, 2006, Dublin, Ireland. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C. (2006). Boo-Hooray and Affective Approaches to Ethical Textual Analysis. Computers and Philosophy, an International Conference, May 3 - 5, 2006, Laval, France. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C. (2005). On the Computational Complexity of Action Evaluations. 6th International Conference of Computer Ethics: Philosophical Enquiry. July 17-19, 2005, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands. [PDF]
  • Angesleva, J., Reynolds, C., and O'Modhrain, S. (2004). Emotemail. In DVD Proceedings of the 31st International Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques (SIGGRAPH 2004), August 8 - 12, Los Angeles, California, USA. [Abstract PDF, Poster PDF, Quicktime Video Figure]
  • Reynolds, C. and Picard, R. (2004). Ethical Evaluation of Displays that Adapt to Affect. 1st Adaptive Displays Conference, In conjunction with the 31st International Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques (SIGGRAPH 2004), August 7, 2004, Los Angeles, California, USA. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C. and Picard, R. (2004). Affective Sensors, Privacy, and Ethical Contracts. Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2004), April 24 - 29, 2004, Vienna, Austria. [PDF]
  • Dennerlein, J., Becker, T., Johnson, P., Reynolds, C., Picard, R. (2003). Frustrating Computer Users Increases Exposure to Physical Factors. XVth Triennial Congress of the International Ergonomics Association (IEA 2003), August 24 - 29, 2003, Seoul, Korea. [PDF]
  • Wren, C. and Reynolds, C. (2002). Parsimony and Transparency in Ubiquitous Interface Design. In Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing (UBICOMP 2002), September 29 - October 1, 2002, Goteborg, Sweden. [Abstract PDF, Poster PDF]
  • Qi, Y., Reynolds, C. and Picard. R. (2001). The Bayes Point Machine for Computer-User Frustration Detection via PressureMouse. In Proceedings of 3rd Workshop on Perceptive User Interfaces, November 15 - 16, 2001, Orlando, Florida, USA. [PDF]

Journal Articles

  • Reynolds, C. and Picard, R. (2004). Ethical Evaluation of Displays that Adapt to Affect. CyberPsychology and Behavior, 7(6), pages 662 - 666. [PDF]
  • Wren, C. and Reynolds, C. (2004). Minimalism in Ubiquitous Interface Design. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 8(5), pages 370 - 374. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C. (1998). As We May Communicate. SIGCHI Bulletin, 30(3), pages 40 - 44. [PDF, HTML]
  • Reynolds, C. (1997). A Critical Examination of Separable User Interface Management Systems: Constructs for Individualization. SIGCHI Bulletin 29(3), pages 41 - 45. [PDF, HTML]

Theses

  • Reynolds, C. (2005). Adversarial Uses of Affective Computing and Ethical Implications, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Ph.D. Thesis, September 2005. [PDF]
  • Reynolds, C. (2001). The Sensing and Measurement of Frustration with Computers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, S.M. Thesis, May 2001. [PDF]

Activities

Teaching

  • Recongition Systems, Spring 2013, Department of Creative Informatics, University of Tokyo [Website]
  • Recongition Systems, Spring 2011, Department of Creative Informatics, University of Tokyo [Website]

Conference and Workshop Committees

  • Organizing Committee, Mixed Reality for Health and Wellbeing. October 1, 2013. Adelaide, S.A., Australia [Website].
  • Workshop Committee, The 12th IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR 2013). October 1 - 4, 2013. Adelaide, S.A., Australia [Website].
  • Publications Chair and Workshop Committee, The 11th IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR 2012). November 5 - 8, 2012. Atlanta, Georgia, USA [Website].
  • Tutorial and Workshop Committee, The 10th IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR 2011). October 26 - 29, 2011. Basel, Switzerland. [Call for Participation PDF, Website]
  • Publicity Chair, The Fifth International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI 2011). January 23 - 26, 2011. Madeira, Portugal. [Website]
  • Workshop Chair, Devices that Alter Perception (DAP 2010) in conjunction with the IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR 2010). September, 21st 2008. Seoul, Korea. [Call for Papers PDF, Website]
  • Program Committee, First International Conference of the International Association for Computing and Philosophy (IACAP11). July 4 - 6, 2011. Aarhus, Denmark. [Program PDF]
  • Program Chair, The Fifth Asia-Pacific Computing and Philosophy Conference (AP-CAP 2009). October 1st - 2nd, 2009. Tokyo, Japan. [Proceedings PDF, Call for Papers PDF, Website]
  • Workshop Chair, Devices that Alter Perception (DAP 2008) in conjunction with UbiComp 2008. September, 21st 2008. Seoul, Korea. [Call for Papers PDF, Proceedings PDF]
  • Workshop Chair, Open Prototyping Workshop. May 6th, 2003. Media Lab Europe, Dublin, Ireland.

Exhibitions

  • Haptic Radar. Alvaro Cassinelli, Carson Reynolds, Alexis Zerroug, and Masatoshi Ishikawa. Ars Electronica Campus 2008. September 4 - 9, 2008. Linz, Austria. [Website]

Invited Presentations

  • Authors-Meet-Critics: Wendell Wallach and Colin Allen, Moral Machines. International Association for Computing and Philosophy group meeting in conjunction with American Philosophical Assocation 2010 Pacific Division Meeting. March 31 - April 3, 2010. San Francisco, California, USA.
  • Evaluation of Affective Computing Systems from a Dimensional Metaethical Position. 1st annual Augmented Cognition International conference, in conjunction with the 11th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction. July 22 - 27, 2005. Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
  • Ethical Perspectives on Psychiatric Uses of Video Games. Cybertherapy Workshop at American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting. May 21 - 26, 2005. Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
  • Ethical Evaluation of Displays that Adapt to Affect. Adaptive Displays Conference. August 7, 2004. Los Angeles, California, USA.
  • Mr. Abotu. SENS*BLES. October 20, 1999. Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.

Reviewer

  • Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
  • Philosophy and Technology
  • Ethics and Information Technology
  • Interacting with Computers
  • Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing
  • International Journal of Human-Computer Studies
  • Transactions on Computer Systems
  • International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems
  • Speech Communication

Advisors Board

  • Interacting with Computers

Teacher's Assistant

  • MAS.160 Signals, Systems, and Information for Media Technology.

Awards

Grants

  • Honda Research Institute Grant (2006)
  • Media Lab Europe Fellowship (2003)

Honors

  • Nissan Innovative Concept Award (2010)
  • Eagle Scout (1991)
Ishikawa Oku Laboratory, Department of Information Physics and Computing, Department of Creative Informatics,
Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, University of Tokyo

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