Alan Yuille is a Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of computer science and cognitive science at the Whiting School of Engineering and the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. His research interests include computational models of vision, mathematical models of cognition, medical image analysis, and artificial intelligence and neural networks.
He directs the research group on Computational Cognition, Vision, and Learning (CCVL), and is affiliated with the Center for Brains, Minds and Machines, and the NSF Expedition in Computing, Visual Cortex on Silicon.
Yuille received his BA (1976) in mathematics from the University of Cambridge. His Ph.D. on theoretical physics, supervised by S.W. Hawking, was approved in 1981. He joined the Johns Hopkins University faculty in 2016.