Eric Schwartz


Professor (ECE)

Professor (ECE)

  • Primary Appointment Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Education PhD, Columbia University, 1973
  • Additional Affiliations Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Boston University Medical Center
    Program on Computational Neuroscience (COMPNET)
  • Honors and Awards Society for Neuroscience
    Association for Research in Vision and Opthalmology
    IEEE Computer Society
    American Physical Society
    New York Academy of Services
    Association for Computer Machinery
    Editorial Board, Neural Networks
    Editorial Board, Pergamon Press Series on Neural Networks
    Editorial Board, Journal of Intelligent Systems
    Advisor to DARPA/MIT Study Group on Funding Priorities in Neural Networks
  • Classes Taught CN 580 Introduction to Computational Neuroscience
    CN 780 Research Topics in Computational Neuroscience
  • Areas of Interest Computational bases of brain function, neurophysiology and neuroanatomy of the visual system
    Computer graphics and visual computation
    Pattern recognition
    Mathematical modeling of the nervous system
    Brain imaging studies of human visual system
    Neurophysiology of inferotemporal cortex
    Computer-aided-neuroanatomy of primate visual system
    Psychophysics of shape perception
    Analog VLSI
    Machine vision


Affiliation: Primary & Affiliated Faculty (ECE)