Vijaykrishnan Narayanan


Distinguished Professor of Computer Science and Engineering


  • Engineering & Technology

Focus Areas:

  • Computer Architecture
  • Design Automation

In The Media:


  • He is working on development of a "visual cortex on silicon"
  • His third eye work with a device for the blind allows visually impaired people to "see" grocery shelves and other things.

Vijaykrishnan Narayanan is a Distinguished Professor of Computer Science and Engineering. Narayanan’s research efforts focuses on developing a machine vision system that approximates the cognitive abilities of the human cortex. He is a co-director of the Microsystems Design Lab.

In The Media

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