Jacobs, David

David Jacobs
Department of Computer Science
Program in Neuroscience & Cognitive Science
College of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences
4421 A.V. Williams Building
General Research Interests: 
  • 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


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