Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications

Sarah Sebo, Ling Liang Dong, Nicholas Chang, Michal Lewkowicz, Michael Schutzman, and Brian Scassellati (2020). The Influence of Robot Verbal Support on Human Team Members: Encouraging Outgroup Contributions and Suppressing Ingroup Supportive Behavior. Frontiers in Psychology: Performance Science, 11.

Sarah Sebo, Brett Stoll, Brian Scassellati, Malte F. Jung (2020). Robots in Groups and Teams: A Literature Review. In Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction, 4(CSCW2), 1-36.

Margaret Traeger, Sarah Strohkorb Sebo, Malte Jung, Brian Scassellati, Nicholas Christakis (2020). Vulnerable Robots Positively Shape Human Conversational Dynamics in a Human-Robot Team. Proceedings of National Academy of Science (PNAS), 117(12), 6370-6375.   Press: Yale News, Scientific American

Peer-Reviewed Conference Publications

Shannon Yasuda, Devon Doheny, Nicole Salomons, Sarah Strohkorb Sebo, Brian Scassellati (2020). Perceived Agency of a Social Norm Violating Robot. In Proceedings of the Forty Second Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (CogSci2020). Toronto, Canada, July 29 - August 1. (Virtual due to COVID-19)
Acceptance rate: 63%

Sarah Strohkorb Sebo, Ling Liang Dong, Nicholas Chang, Brian Scassellati (2020). Strategies for the Inclusion of Human Members within Human-Robot Teams. In Proceedings of the Fifteenth ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human Robot Interaction (HRI 2020). Cambridge, UK, March 23-26. (Virtual due to COVID-19)
Additional resources: my virtual video presentation and the paper's supplementary video
Acceptance rate: 24%

Sarah Strohkorb Sebo, Priyanka Krishnamurthi, Brian Scassellati (2019). "I Don't Believe You": Investigating the Effects of Robot Trust Violation and Repair. In Proceedings of the Fourteenth ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human Robot Interaction (HRI 2019). Daegu, South Korea, March 11-14.
Acceptance rate: 24%

Aditi Ramachandran*, Sarah Strohkorb Sebo*, Brian Scassellati (2019). Personalized Robot Tutoring using the Assistive Tutor POMDP (AT-POMDP). In Proceedings of The Thirty-Third AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI 2019). Honolulu, HI, USA, January 27 - February 1.
Acceptance rate: 16%
*equal contribution

Sarah Strohkorb Sebo, Margaret Traeger, Malte Jung, Brian Scassellati (2018). The Ripple Effects of Vulnerability: The Effects of a Robot’s Vulnerable Behavior on Trust in Human-Robot Teams. In Proceedings of the Thirteenth ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human Robot Interaction (HRI 2018). Chicago, MI, USA, March 5-8.
Acceptance rate: 23%

Nicole Salomons, Michael Van der Linden, Sarah Strohkorb Sebo, Brian Scassellati (2018). Humans Conform to Robots: Disambiguating Trust, Truth, and Conformity. In Proceedings of the Thirteenth ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human Robot Interaction (HRI 2018). Chicago, MI, USA, March 5-8.
Acceptance rate: 23%

Sarah Strohkorb, Ethan Fukuto, Natalie Warren, Charles Taylor, Bobby Berry, Brian Scassellati (2016). Improving Human-Human Collaboration Between Children With a Social Robot. In Proceedings of the 25th IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN 2016). New York City, NY, USA, August 26-31.
Acceptance rate: 47%

Sarah Strohkorb, Iolanda Leite, Natalie Warren, Brian Scassellati (2015). Classification of Children’s Social Dominance in Group Interactions with Robots. In Proceedings of the 2015 ACM on International Conference on Multimodal Interaction (ICMI 2015). Seattle, WA, USA, November 9-13.
Acceptance rate: 41%

Thesis

Sarah Strohkorb Sebo (2020). Developing Robot Teammates that Enhance Social Dynamics and Performance in Human-Robot Teams. PhD Thesis. Yale University.