Science Soup: measuring the emotions of Vilnius

Science Soup: The emotions of passersby, facial temperature, heart rateare measured in Vilnius

Prof. habil. Dr Artūras Kaklauskas from Vilnius Gediminas Technical University presented the ROCK project at the TV show "Science Soup".

For two years, Vilnius and city guests have been taking part in an experiment, in the scope of which technological devices were measuring the facial temperature, respiratory rate, heartbeat, and emotions of passers-by.“ The language of the human body “fills out” all questionnaires about whether you are [feelling] well or bad,” the head of the ROCK team in Vilnius, Dr Artūras Kaklauskas, told “Science Soup.”

According to the scientist, the main goal of his research is to study the wellbeing of those visiting the Old Town and cultural spaces of Vilnius.

Author: Sliekaitė Sonata - Vilnius