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Jana Košecká

Professor, Computer Science

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  • 703-993-1876 (office)
  • Nguyen Engineering Building, 4444
    4400 University Drive, MS 4A5
    Fairfax, VA 22030

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Jana Košecká has more than 80 publications in refereed journals and conferences and is a co-author of a scholarly article titled Invitation to 3D vision: From Images to Geometric Models. Her general research interests are in computer vision, machine learning and robotics. In particular she is interested 'seeing' systems engaged in autonomous tasks, acquisition of static and dynamic models of environments by means of visual sensing and human-computer interaction. Košecká is a former Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Robotics. Currently she is a member of the editorial board of International Journal of Computer Vision and associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence. She held visiting professor positions at UC Berkeley, Stanford University and Google.


MS, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Slovak Technical University

PhD, Computer Science, University of Pennsylvania (1996)

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Faculty Rank: Professor


2014 - 2018 : CPS: Synergy: A Novel Biomechatronic Interface Based on Wearable Dynamic Imaging Sensors. Funded by National Science Foundation.

2014 - 2015 : Confidence Based Segmentation and Labeling on Spatio-Temporal Imagery. Funded by National Institute of Standards and Technology.

2014 - 2015 : Geometric and Semantic Techniques for Geo-Localization. Funded by Object Video.

Research Interests

Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Robotics, Biomedical Imaging, Machine Learning, Image and Video Processing, Cyber-Physical Systems