Dr. Jeffrey Byrne
Dr. Jeffrey Byrne leads the computer vision group at STR. The vision group focuses on fundamental research problems at the intersection of visual recognition and machine learning. Dr. Byrne has been principal investigator on programs with IARPA, DARPA, AFRL and SOCOM in research areas of face recognition, activity recognition and scene understanding. Prior to joining STR, Dr. Byrne worked as research staff at the CMU Robotics Institute, SSCI, and as an engineering manager in Silicon Valley working on an embedded hardware startup. Dr. Byrne holds BS and MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) from Carnegie Mellon University, and a PhD in Computer and Information Science from the University of Pennsylvania under an NDSEG fellowship.