Alison’s research interests include the application of art-based techniques to soft robotics, analyzing human-robot interaction, and multi-modal communication through unusual methods.

She completed her Masters at the Collaborative Robotics and Intelligent Systems (CoRIS) Institute at Oregon State University and is affiliated with the soft robotics focused mLab and human-robot interaction focused CHARISMA lab.

 


Workshop Papers

Alison Shutterly, Yigit Menguc, and Heather Knight. 2018. Contextual Collision: The Social Consequences of Touch and Collision in Human Robot Interaction. In HRI ’18 Companion: 2018 ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction Companion, March 5–8, 2018, Chicago, IL, USA. ACM, NewYork, NY, USA, 2 pages. https://doi.org/10.1145/3173386.3176922  PDF

Agnihotri, Abhijeet, Alison Shutterly, Abrar Fallatah, Brian Layng, and Heather Knight. “ChairBot Café: Personality-Based Expressive Motion.” In HRI ’18 Companion: 2018 ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction Companion, March 5–8, 2018, Chicago, IL, USA. ACM, NewYork, NY, USA, 4 pages.  PDF

Shutterly, A., Knight, H., Menguc, Y.  “Foldable Emotive Robotics”. Folding in Robotics Workshop at the IEEE International Conference on Robots and Systems.  2017.   PDF

Invited Talks

Shutterly, A. and Knight, H. “Collision-Ok Robots.” Artist-in-the-lab Framework workshop at the IEEE International Conference on Robots and Systems. 2017.

 

Other Events & Service

Sponsorship Chair, 2019 HRI Pioneers Workshop

2018 OMSI Communication Fellow

2018 Corvallis Maker Fair Participant [Event Website]

2018 Oregon State University Graduate Research Showcase.  poster

2017 – 2018 Oregon State University Undergraduate Engineering Expo Support Volunteer

2017 Applied Robotics Jenga Competition Participant [Team Website] [Event Website]

Oregon State Robotics Graduate Student Association  Member/Art Coordinator (2017 – 2018)

 


Undergraduate Thesis Work

Shutterly, Alison. “Tumorigenesis In Drosophila Melanogaster: A Survey Of Potential Tumor Suppressor Genes”, Honors Theses, 2013. http://purl.flvc.org/fsu/fd/FSU_migr_uhm-0158.