In search-and-rescue situations, an autonomous system (AS) may be tasked with conveying information or delivering instructions to people who have never encountered that system before. In such cases, the willingness to comply requires a “leap of faith”. This project explores the conditions under which a human subject can be persuaded to take that leap, focusing in particular on three factors:
This project is funded by the TAS Hub and led by King’s College London in collaboration with the University of Nottingham, York St John University, Thales UK, DSTL-MOD, the University of Southampton and the University of Leicester.
Project kick off video