Stella Yu

Dr. Stella Yu

Director, Vision
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Stella Yu received her Ph.D. from the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University, where she studied robotics at the Robotics Institute and vision science at the Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition. She continued her computer vision research as a postdoctoral fellow at UC Berkeley, and then studied art and vision as a Clare Booth Luce Professor at Boston College, during which she received an NSF CAREER award.  Dr. Yu is currently the Vision Group Director at ICSI, a Senior Fellow at the Berkeley Institute for Data Science, and on the faculty of Computer Science, Vision Science, Cognitive and Brain Sciences at UC Berkeley.  She is also affiliated faculty with the Department of Computer and Information Science at the University of Pennsylvania.  Dr. Yu is interested in understanding visual perception from multiple perspectives: human vision, computer vision, robotic vision, and artistic vision.

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