Video of Another GW Researcher Studying ASD (video) George Washington University Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption Professor Chung-Hyuk Park at GW's School of Engineering and Applied Science is using a robot to help kids with autism learn how to navigate difficult social situations. The basis of the research by Dr. Park is that kids with autism tend to bond with computers more easily than humans, so we can use this knowledge to help them learn how to regulate their emotions. Credit The George Washington University Usage Restrictions For use with credit to university. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.