DeepAI
Log In Sign Up

The Role of Emotion in Problem Solving: First Results from Observing Chess

10/17/2018
by   Thomas Guntz, et al.
0

In this paper we present results from recent experiments that suggest that chess players associate emotions to game situations and reactively use these associations to guide search for planning and problem solving. We describe the design of an instrument for capturing and interpreting multimodal signals of humans engaged in solving challenging problems. We review results from a pilot experiment with human experts engaged in solving challenging problems in Chess that revealed an unexpected observation of rapid changes in emotion as players attempt to solve challenging problems. We propose a cognitive model that describes the process by which subjects select chess chunks for use in interpretation of the game situation and describe initial results from a second experiment designed to test this model.

READ FULL TEXT
10/12/2017

Multimodal Observation and Interpretation of Subjects Engaged in Problem Solving

In this paper we present the first results of a pilot experiment in the ...
06/16/2020

Play with One's Feelings: A Study on Emotion Awareness for Player Experience

Affective interaction between players of video games can elicit rich and...
11/22/2020

Play Like the Pros? Solving the Game of Darts as a Dynamic Zero-Sum Game

The game of darts has enjoyed great growth over the past decade with the...
07/17/2020

Towards a Model of Testers' Cognitive Processes: Software Testing as a Problem Solving Approach

Software testing is a complex, intellectual activity based (at least) on...
11/12/2009

Emotion: Appraisal-coping model for the "Cascades" problem

Modelling emotion has become a challenge nowadays. Therefore, several mo...
10/05/2022

Emotion Twenty Questions Dialog System for Lexical Emotional Intelligence

This paper presents a web-based demonstration of Emotion Twenty Question...