One of the manifestations of the ej Talk conversation engine is Avatar Cassandra.This video shows Cassandra’s conversation on the subject of planets with Emmett Coin, technological founder of ej Talk.For example, Santos can perform a task and tell whether over months and years it will cause back strain. Department of Defense at the University of Iowa as part of the Virtual Soldier Research (VSR) program to help reduce physical strain on soldiers.
They look like human beings, human-like (often animated) characters or other living creatures.
They are either static, semi dynamic with multiple (emotional) states or are rendered dynamically with complex expressions.
Cassandra demonstrates multimodal interaction (pointing and speech), emotions and gestural elements.
Another great example of an avatar is Santos,which represents the culmination of years of study in modelling, multi-body dynamics and robotics, heralded by ergonomists as a breakthrough in digital modelling.
Designed to simulate a Mother chatting with her teenage son from her bed at night via laptop.