University of Zurich, Visual Cognition Research Group
The University of Zurich is one of the leading research universities in Europe and offers the widest range of study courses in Switzerland. Member of the League of European Research Universities, UZH is one of the leading basic research institutions in Europe.
The Visual Cognition Research Group (VICOREG) was established in 1999. The following research areas are of particular interest to the group:
- Aviation security human factors
- Cognitive and computational modelling
- Human-machine interaction
- Perception and recognition of faces and objects.
The interdisciplinary effort and success of the group is documented in various publications, funded research projects, international collaborations and software tools that are used at several hundred airports in Europe, Canada, and the USA