cognitive tools lab

reverse engineering the human cognitive toolkit

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Principal Investigator

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Judith Fan

Assistant Professor of Psychology

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PhD Students

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Felix Binder

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Sebastian Holt

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Holly Huey

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Hannah Lloyd

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Will McCarthy

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Haoliang Wang

Affiliated PhD Students

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Erik Brockbank

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Lauren Oey

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Jack Terwilliger

Masters Students

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Xuanchen (Charles) Lu

Current Undergraduate Students

Zoe Tait
Sirui Tao

Collaborators

Kelsey Allen, DeepMind
Jacob Andreas, MIT
Dave Barner, UCSD
Dan Bear, Stanford
Steven Dow, UCSD
Mike Frank, Stanford
Noah Goodman, Stanford
David Ha, Google
Robert Hawkins, Princeton
Ben Hutchinson, U. Oregon
George Kachergis, Stanford
David Kirsh, UCSD
Bria Long, Stanford
Marcelo Mattar, UCSD
Kushin Mukherjee, UW Madison
Ken Norman, Princeton
Nadia Polikarpova, UCSD
Dorsa Sadigh, Stanford
Jordan Suchow, Stevens Institute of Technology
Jordan Taylor, Princeton
Josh Tenenbaum, MIT
Nick Turk-Browne, Yale
Ed Vul, UCSD
Caren Walker. UCSD
Jeff Wammes, Queens
Mike Wu, Stanford
Dan Yamins, Stanford

Selected Alumni

Justin Yang (Lab Manager, 2022 Honors Thesis, 2021 TRELS Scholar, 2020 Chancellor’s URS Program; now: Data Scientist at Signifyd)
Ronen Tamari (2021-22 Visiting PhD student)
Cameron Holdaway (2022 Masters; now at Apple)
Jane Yang (2022 Honors Thesis, 2022 TRELS Scholar; now: UT Austin Developmental Intelligence Lab)
David Guirgus (2021 STARS Program)
Zhe Huang (2021 TRELS Scholar)
Julia Xu (2020 HDSI UG Scholar)
Tone Xu (2019-2020 PhD affiliate; COGS PhD program)
Hui Xin Ng (2019 rotation; COGS PhD program)