Huanghao Feng

PhD Candidate

Featured Publications

  • Huanghao Feng, Hosein Golshan, Mohammad H. Mahoor, “A wavelet-based feature extraction approach for emotion classification using the EDA signals”, Journal of Expert Systems and Applications, (2018)
  • Farzaneh Askari, Haunghao Feng, Timothy D. Sweeny, Mohammad H. Mahoor, “A Pilot Study on Facial Expression Recognition Ability of Autistic Children Using Ryan, A Rear-Projected Humanoid Robot”, The 27th IEEE-RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots, NanJin-Tai’an, China (2018)
  • Farzaneh Askari, Huanghao Feng, Mohammad H. Mahoor, Timothy Sweeny and Anibal Gutierrez, “How children with autism spectrum disorder recognize facial expressions displayed by a rear-projection humanoid robot”, INSAR 2018 Annual Meeting (formerly IMFAR), Rotterdam, Netherlands, (2018)
  • S.M.Mavadati, Huanghao Feng, M.Salvador, S.Silver, A.Gutierrez, M.Mahoor, “Robot-Based Therapeutic Protocol for Training Children, with Autism”, 25th International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication, IEEE RO-MAN, New York, NY (2016) (RSJ/KROS Distinguished Interdisciplinary Research Award)
  • Mohammad H. Mahoor, S. Mohammad Mavadati, Huanghao Feng, Peyten Sanger, Sophia Silver, Anibal Gutierrez, “Using Robots as Therapeutic Agents to Teach Children with Autism Recognize Facial Expression”, International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR), (2015)
  • Mavadati, S Mohammad; Feng, Huanghao; Gutierrez, Anibal; Mahoor, Mohammad H, “Comparing the gaze responses of children with autism and typically developed individuals in human-robot interaction”, Humanoid Robots (Humanoids), 2014 14th IEEE-RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots, Madrid, Spain (2014)
  • S.M.Mavadati, Huanghao Feng, A.Gutierrez and M.Mahoor, “Modeling Eye Gaze of Children with Autism During a Robot-based Therapy Setting”, Proceeding of IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS), Chicago, IL (2014) (submitted)
  • S.M.Mavadati, Huanghao Feng, S.Silver, A.Gutierrez and M.Mahoor, “Children-Robot Interaction: Eye Gaze Analysis of Children with Autism during Social Interactions”, International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR), Atlanta, GA (2014)
  • Huanghao Feng, “Studying Eye Gaze of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders in Interaction with a Social Robot”, Thesis, (2014)
  • Huanghao Feng, Anibal Gutierrez, Jun Zhang, Mohammad H Mahoor, “Can NAO robot improve eye-gaze attention of children with high functioning autism?”, IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Information (ICHI) Philadelphia, PA (2013)
  • Huanghao Feng and A.Gutierrez, “Using Social Robots to Improve Directed Eye Gaze of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders”, Presented in Texas Autism Research Conference (TARRC), San Marcos, TX (2013)
  • Huanghao Feng, M.Mahoor, A.Gutierrez, Marry.Kustner and Jun Zhang, “Using Social Robots at Improving Eye Gaze Attention of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders”, Proceeding of IMFAR, Donostia, San Sebastian, Basque County, Spain (2013)


  • RSJ/KROS Distinguished Interdisciplinary Research Award