Ayanna M. Howard, PhD

Ayanna M. Howard, PhD

Founder and CTO, Zyrobotics, LLC.; Director, Human-Automation Systems (HumAnS) Lab; Professor and Chair in Bioengineering, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology; Co-Author, "Engaging Children in Play Therapy: The Coupling of Virtual Reality (VR) Games and Social Robotics" (2013, Serious Games, Alternative Realities and Play Therapy), "Assessment of Engagement for Intelligent Educational Agents: A Pilot Study with Middle School Students" (2014, Computers in Education) and "Applying Behavioral Strategies for Student Engagement Using a Robotic Educational Agent" (2013, IEEE)