Dr. Iina Aaltonen

Dr. Iina Aaltonen is a Research Scientist at VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd. With a focus on human factors, she has done applied research on human-robot interaction with industrial, collaborative, social and teleoperated robots. She is also specialized on human-technology interaction with wearable, multimodal and extended reality technologies. She received her Doctor of Science (Tech.) degree in cognitive science from Aalto University, Finland, in 2018. She has co-authored over 30 publications, most of which concern user studies with robots and other emerging technologies. Her current research interests include user experience with extended reality technologies and human-robot collaboration.