SIM is a functional prototype of a socially intelligent robot designed to build and sustain long-term, meaningful relationships between humans and robots.

HCDE Master's Capstone - Winter 2017 - University of Washington.


  • Project Idea and Execution Plan
  • Research, Synthesis of the Social Interaction Model
  • Physical Prototype Construction
  • Software Development and System Integration
  • Storyboarding and Interaction Design
  • Usability Study Plan and Data Analysis