[Face-research-list] Face-research-list Digest, Vol 37, Issue 4
gary at eng.ucsd.edu
Thu Feb 20 14:39:01 GMT 2014
So, when you say "recognize" Jim, what do you mean? In a face memory test? I.e., can I give the subject 1000 faces and then have him or her recognize them?
Or do you mean, how many faces would I find familiar in real life? (and be correct about it?)
I think these are very different questions, and the latter one would be really hard to quantify.
On Feb 20, 2014, at 1:00 PM, face-research-list-request at lists.stir.ac.uk wrote:
> Send Face-research-list mailing list submissions to
> face-research-list at lists.stir.ac.uk
> To subscribe or unsubscribe via the World Wide Web, visit
> or, via email, send a message with subject or body 'help' to
> face-research-list-request at lists.stir.ac.uk
> You can reach the person managing the list at
> face-research-list-owner at lists.stir.ac.uk
> When replying, please edit your Subject line so it is more specific
> than "Re: Contents of Face-research-list digest..."
> Today's Topics:
> 1. A Face Question (James Tanaka)
> Message: 1
> Date: Wed, 19 Feb 2014 19:10:12 +0000
> From: James Tanaka <jtanaka at uvic.ca>
> To: face-research-list Mailing List
> <face-research-list at lists.stir.ac.uk>
> Subject: [Face-research-list] A Face Question
> Message-ID: <CF2A3F97.360D1%jtanaka at uvic.ca>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="us-ascii"
> Hi -
> I've been looking everywhere and can't seem to find the answer to this simple question.
> Do you know of any research that addresses the question of "HOW MANY FACES THE TYPICAL PERSON CAN RECOGNIZE?" Not identify by name, but recognize. Bahrick's work examines the durability of face memories over time, but I'm more interested in an estimate of the sheer number. A cold beverage of your choice to the person that can help. Thanks.
> Jim Tanaka
> -------------- next part --------------
> An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
> URL: <http://lists.stir.ac.uk/pipermail/face-research-list/attachments/20140219/98dd6ed0/attachment-0001.html>
> Face-research-list mailing list
> Face-research-list at lists.stir.ac.uk
> End of Face-research-list Digest, Vol 37, Issue 4
> The University of Stirling has been ranked in the top 12 of UK universities for graduate employment*.
> 94% of our 2012 graduates were in work and/or further study within six months of graduation.
> *The Telegraph
> The University of Stirling is a charity registered in Scotland, number SC 011159.
[I am in Dijon, France on sabbatical this year. To call me, Skype works best (gwcottrell), or dial +33 788319271]
Gary Cottrell 858-534-6640 FAX: 858-534-7029
My schedule is here: http://tinyurl.com/b7gxpwo
Computer Science and Engineering 0404
IF USING FED EX INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING LINE:
CSE Building, Room 4130
University of California San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive # 0404
La Jolla, Ca. 92093-0404
Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle. -- Abraham Lincoln
"I'll have a café mocha vodka valium latte to go, please" -Anonymous
"Of course, none of this will be easy. If it was, we would already know everything there was about how the brain works, and presumably my life would be simpler here. It could explain all kinds of things that go on in Washington." -Barack Obama
"Probably once or twice a week we are sitting at dinner and Richard says, 'The cortex is hopeless,' and I say, 'That's why I work on the worm.'" Dr. Bargmann said.
"A grapefruit is a lemon that saw an opportunity and took advantage of it." - note written on a door in Amsterdam on Lijnbaansgracht.
"Physical reality is great, but it has a lousy search function." -Matt Tong
"Only connect!" -E.M. Forster
"You always have to believe that tomorrow you might write the matlab program that solves everything - otherwise you never will." -Geoff Hinton
"There is nothing objective about objective functions" - Jay McClelland
"I am awaiting the day when people remember the fact that discovery does not work by deciding what you want and then discovering it."
Email: gary at ucsd.edu
Home page: http://www-cse.ucsd.edu/~gary/
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the Face-research-list