AVA - David Marr Medal

2016 Award - Dr Daniel Baker, University of York

Every two years, the AVA invites nominations for the David Marr medal, which recognizes the achievements of an outstanding vision scientist in the early part of his or her research career. The award is named in memory of one of the United Kingdom’s most distinguished vision researchers.

The AVA is pleased to announce that

for his pioneering studies of early mechanisms in human spatial and binocular vision using a broad range of approaches, including experimental psychophysics, computational modeling, electrophysiology and imaging, the AVA has decided to award the Marr Medal for 2016 to Dr Daniel Baker, a Lecturer in the Department of Psychology, University of York.

Press release for 2016 award

Press release for 2014 award

Press release for 2012 award

2010 and 2011 Marr Medals

2008 Marr Medal