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NSF NCS: Active Listening and Attention in 3D Natural Scenes

Mounya Elhilali
Rajat Mittal

Funding Agency 

National Science Foundation

Description 

ISR-affiliated Professor Cynthia Moss (Johns Hopkins University), ISR Assistant Research Scientist Susanne Sterbing-D’Angelo, alumna and Associate Professor Mounya Elhilali (ECE Ph.D. 2004), and Professor Rajat Mittal received $948K in funding for “Active Listening and Attention in 3D Natural Scenes.” The work, which will be conducted at Johns Hopkins University, leverages innovative engineering tools, cutting-edge neuroscience methods and neuroethological modeling to pursue a multidisciplinary investigation of dynamic feedback between 3D scene representation, attention and action-selection.