Shimon Ullman

Shimon Ullman
Research Thrust Co-Leader

Associated Research Thrust: 

Prof Ullman is the Samy and Ruth Cohn Professor of Computer Science and the Department Head, Computer Science and Applied Mathematics, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel; as well as an adjunct professor in the Brain and Cognitive Sciences Department, MIT.


Andrei Barbu - Research Scientist
Guy Ben-Yosef - Postdoctoral Associate
Yevgeni Berzak - Graduate Student



G. Ben-Yosef, Yachin, A., and Ullman, S., A model for interpreting social interactions in local image regions, in AAAI Spring Symposium Series, Science of Intelligence, Palo Alto, CA, 2017.
S. Ullman, Assif, L., Fetaya, E., and Harari, D., Atoms of recognition in human and computer vision, PNAS , vol. 113, no. 10, pp. 2744–2749, 2016.
G. Ben-Yosef, Yachin, A., and Ullman, S., Recognizing and Interpreting Social Interactions in Local Image Regions, The 24th Annual Workshop on Object Perception, Attention, and Memory (OPAM), Boston, MA. 2016.
E. Fetaya, Shamir, O., and Ullman, S., Graph Approximation and Clustering on a Budget, Artificial Intelligence and Statistics , vol. 38. 2015.
Y. Berzak, Barbu, A., Harari, D., Katz, B., and Ullman, S., Do You See What I Mean? Visual Resolution of Linguistic Ambiguities, in Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, Lisbon, Portugal. , 2015.