Marina Davila Ross

Summary

Affiliation: University of Portsmouth
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Triggering social interactions: chimpanzees respond to imitation by a humanoid robot and request responses from it
    Marina Davila-Ross
    Centre for Comparative and Evolutionary Psychology, Psychology Department, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, UK
    Anim Cogn 17:589-95. 2014
  2. pmc Rapid facial mimicry in orangutan play
    Marina Davila Ross
    Centre for the Study of Emotion, Department of Psychology, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, Hampshire PO1 2DY, UK
    Biol Lett 4:27-30. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Reconstructing the evolution of laughter in great apes and humans
    Marina Davila Ross
    Centre for the Study of Emotion, Psychology Department, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth PO1 2DY, UK Institute of Zoology, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Hannover 30559, Germany
    Curr Biol 19:1106-11. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Aping expressions? Chimpanzees produce distinct laugh types when responding to laughter of others
    Marina Davila-Ross
    Centre for Comparative and Evolutionary Psychology, Department of Psychology, King Henry Building, University of Portsmouth, PO1 2DY, Portsmouth, United Kingdom
    Emotion 11:1013-20. 2011

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Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Triggering social interactions: chimpanzees respond to imitation by a humanoid robot and request responses from it
    Marina Davila-Ross
    Centre for Comparative and Evolutionary Psychology, Psychology Department, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, UK
    Anim Cogn 17:589-95. 2014
    ..Such simple and frequent social interactions most likely provided a foundation for sophisticated forms of affiliative communication to emerge. ..
  2. pmc Rapid facial mimicry in orangutan play
    Marina Davila Ross
    Centre for the Study of Emotion, Department of Psychology, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, Hampshire PO1 2DY, UK
    Biol Lett 4:27-30. 2008
    ..This finding suggests that fundamental building blocks of positive emotional contagion and empathy that link to rapid involuntary facial mimicry in humans have homologues in non-human primates...
  3. doi request reprint Reconstructing the evolution of laughter in great apes and humans
    Marina Davila Ross
    Centre for the Study of Emotion, Psychology Department, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth PO1 2DY, UK Institute of Zoology, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Hannover 30559, Germany
    Curr Biol 19:1106-11. 2009
    ..Findings also show that distinctively human laughter characteristics such as predominantly regular, stable voicing and consistently egressive airflow are nonetheless traceable to characteristics of shared ancestors with great apes...
  4. doi request reprint Aping expressions? Chimpanzees produce distinct laugh types when responding to laughter of others
    Marina Davila-Ross
    Centre for Comparative and Evolutionary Psychology, Department of Psychology, King Henry Building, University of Portsmouth, PO1 2DY, Portsmouth, United Kingdom
    Emotion 11:1013-20. 2011
    ..Notably, some chimpanzee groups of this study responded more with laughter than others, an outcome that provides empirical support of a socialization of expressions in great apes similar to that of humans...