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Giuseppe Di Cesare

Affiliated Researcher
COgNiTive Architecture for Collaborative Technologies
Research center

I am a biologist, in 2015 I obtained the PhD in neuroscience from the University of Parma (Italy). I am leading several studies focused on the expression and recognition of vitality forms. Since August 2019, I am working at IIT (CONTACT lab) where I am carrying out experiments on human-robot interactions collecting fMRI and kinematic data.






All Publications
Lombardi G., Sciutti A., Rea F., Vannucci F., Di Cesare G.
Humanoid facial expressions as a tool to study human behaviour
Scientific Reports
Article Journal
Di Cesare G., Lombardi G., Zeidman P., Urgen B., Sciutti A., Friston K., Rizzolatti G.
Two distinct networks for encoding goals and forms of action: An effective connectivity study
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
Article Journal
Lombardi G., Gerbella M., Marchi M., Sciutti A., Rizzolatti G., Di Cesare G.
Investigating form and content of emotional and non-emotional laughing
Cerebral Cortex
Di Cesare G., Pelosi A., Aresta S., Lombardi G., Sciutti A.
Affective Contagion: How Attitudes Expressed by Others Influence Our Perception of Actions
Frontiers in Human Neuroscience
Di Cesare G., Cuccio V., Marchi M., Sciutti A., Rizzolatti G.
Communicative and affective components in processing auditory vitality forms: An fMRI study
Cerebral Cortex