Faculty Directory

Jacobs, David

Jacobs, David

Computer Science
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Brain and Behavior Institute
4240 Brendan Iribe Center


Ph.D. in Computer Science, MIT, member of the Artificial Intelligence Lab, graduated Summer 1992

S.M. in Computer Science, MIT, January 1988

Bachelor of Arts, Yale College, May 1982

  • Problem of recognizing objects in images 
  • Recognition of objects under varying lighting conditions and poses
  • Modeling the non-rigid deformation of objects and use of these models to match images  
  • Image clustering and structure-from-motion
  • Intersection between vision and user interfaces and vision and graphics