"Music, more than any art, is a beautiful mix of science and emotion. It follows a set of patterns almost mathematically to extract feelings from its audience." inform ScienceDaily.
|Photo: Osaka University|
|Photo: Masayuki Numao|
Numao and his team of scientists wanted to enhance the interactive experience by feeding to the machine the user's emotional state. Users listened to music while wearing wireless headphones that contained brain wave sensors. These sensors detected EEG readings, which the robot used to make music.
Osaka University. (2017, March 9). Machine learning writes songs that elicits emotions from its listeners. ScienceDaily. Retrieved March 10, 2017 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/03/170309120651.htm