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Chris Bevan

 

Chris Bevan is a Research Associate in the Department of Psychology. He is currently attached to the EPSRC funded project “Being There: Humans and Robots in Public Spaces” (2013-2016).

Chris specialises in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) and has an academic background in both Psychology and Computer Science. He received his PhD from the University of Bath in 2011, where he conducted research examining human-computer trust in urban pervasive computing.

His research interests include cybersecurity, privacy and trust, social robotics, mobile and pervasive computing.

 
 
  

Stories by Chris Bevan

Articles: You Should Always Shake Hands with a Robot

By Chris Bevan, Danaë Stanton Fraser | May 29, 2015

Touch between humans can build trust and cooperation. But how do we feel when we touch machines?

 

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