Ruth Rosenholtz

Principal Research Scientist

Ruth Rosenholtz
Dept. of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
32 Vassar St., Building 32-D532
Cambridge, MA 02139

Phone: (617) 324-0269
email: r r u t h @ m i t . e d u

My lab studies human vision, including visual search, peripheral vision, perceptual organization, and the impact of visual clutter on task performance. We take a three-pronged approach: 1) Computational modeling (computer vision-based, ideal observers, Monte Carlo simulations, and neurobiologically-inspired); 2) Behavioral experiments; and 3) Applying our models and understanding of human vision to applications such as image compression, design of user interfaces, and design of information visualizations.

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Students and collaborators: Benjamin Balas, Xuetao Zhang, Livia Ilie, Jie Huang, Krista Ehinger, Alvin Raj, Shaiyan Keshvari, Derya Akkaynak-Yellin

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