Jana Košecká

Mason professor Jana Kosecka
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Professor, Associate Chair, Department of Computer Science

Contact Information

Phone: 703-993-1876
Campus: Fairfax
Building: Nguyen Engineering Building
Room 4444
Mail Stop: 4A5

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Jana Košecká has taught at George Mason University since 1999. Her research interests are the acquisition of static, dynamic, and semantic models of environments by means of visual sensing, object recognition, scene parsing, and human-robot interaction. She has over 90 selected publications in referred journals and conferences and is a co-author of a monograph titled, Invitation to 3D Vision: From Images to Geometric Models.


  • PhD, Computer Science, University of Pennsylvania
  • MS, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Slovak Technical University

Research Interests

  • Visual perception
  • Navigation,
  • Machine learning


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

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

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