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Leila Takayama

  • PhD
  • Research scientist
  • Willow Garage
  • 41PublicationsNumber of items in Leila's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 34Followers

Research interests

embodied cognitionhuman-computer interactionhuman-robot interaction


Home(s): Honolulu, HI & Palo Alto, CA

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Recent publications

  • Throwing voices: the psychological impact of the spatial height of projected voices

    • Takayama L
  • Can you Talk or only Touch-Talk? A VoIP-based phone feature for quick, quiet, and private communication

    • Danninger M
    • Takayama L
    • Wang Q
    • et al.

Professional experience

Research scientist

Willow Garage

January 2009 - Present

Research scientist

Nokia Research Center

July 2008 - January 2009(6 months)

Summer research assistant intern

IBM Almaden Research Center

Research assistant intern

Palo Alto Research Center (PARC)


PhD & MA in Communication, PhD minor in Psychology

Stanford University

September 2003 - June 2008(5 years)

BA in Psychology, BA in Cognitive Science

UC Berkeley

August 1999 - June 2003(4 years)