cognitive tools lab

reverse engineering the human cognitive toolkit

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Sep 12, 2019: We welcome PhD students Holly Huey (PSYC), Will McCarthy (COGS), and Haoliang Wang (PSYC) to the lab!

Sep 5, 2019: Our paper, Pragmatic inference and visual abstraction enable contextual flexibility in visual communication has been published in Computational Brain & Behavior!

July 22, 2019: Our paper, GeoGlot: Learning to Ground Referential Language in Geometry was accepted to the 2019 International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV)!

April 17, 2019: Our paper, Collabdraw: an environment for collaborative sketching with an artificial agent was accepted to the 2019 ACM Creativity & Cognition Meeting!

April 12, 2019: Our paper, Disentangling contributions of visual information and interaction history in the formation of graphical conventions was accepted for oral presentation at the 2019 Cognitive Science Society Meeting! Also, Megumi Sano was recognized with the inaugural Sayan Gul Travel Award. Congrats, Meg!

April 12, 2019: Our paper, Developmental changes in the ability to draw distinctive features of object categories was accepted for oral presentation at the 2019 Cognitive Science Society Meeting!

April 12, 2019: Our paper, Conveying semantic part information in drawings was accepted for presentation at the 2019 Cognitive Science Society Meeting!