Dr. Schrater holds the joint appointment between Psychology and Computer Science and Engineering. He received his Ph.D. in Neuroscience in 1999 from the University of Pennsylvania and has been a Post Doc with Dan Kersten in the Computational Vision Lab for the past 3 years researching human and computer vision and motor control. Dr. Schrater's research interests include statistical pattern recognition, human and computer vision, multi-modal sensory integration and motor control. He will be teaching courses in Cognitive Science, Pattern Recognition, and a graduate seminar on virtual reality entitled Virtual Reality: Perception & Physics.

Educational Background & Specialties
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Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: , University of Pennsylvania, , 1999 -


  • cognitive science
  • computer vision
  • human and computer vision
  • motor control
  • neuroscience
  • pattern recognition
  • statistical pattern recognition
  • virtual reality