IU psychologist leads $700,000 NSF grant to create machines that think like toddlers

Friday, September 18, 2015

Linda Smith, an internationally recognized expert in human cognition at Indiana University, and IU professor Chen Yu, in collaboration with computer vision researchers from Georgia Tech, have received $700,000 from the National Science Foundation to lead new research that could strengthen understanding of how children learn to recognize discrete categories of objects.

Smith is a CEWiT-affiliated faculty member who has particpated as a mentor in CEWiT's Research Experiences for Undergraduate Women program.  Read the rest of the article about her grant here.