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Steven Scher

  • PhD Candidate
  • Graduate Student Researcher
  • University of California Santa Cruz
  • 0ReadersNumber of instances of Steven's publications in Mendeley libraries. Updated daily.
  • 3PublicationsNumber of items in Steven's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

Machine LearningComputer Vision


Graduate Student in computer vision at University of California, Santa Cruz Graduate Internships at Los Alamos National Lab, National Semiconductor, Microsoft Research Worked several years at General Atomics Photonics Undergrad in Mechanical Engineering at Princeton Undergrad Internships at Salk Institute, Laboratoire National des Ponts et Chausees

Followers (2)

  • John Murray

    John MurrayUniversity of California Santa Cruz

  • Fred Zimmerman

    Fred ZimmermanSwarthmore College

Publications (3)

  • Material Classification using BRDF Slices

    • Wang O
    • Gunawardane P
    • Scher S
  • Making Real Games Virtual: Tracking Board Game Pieces

    • Scher S
    • Crabb R
    • Davis J
  • Precision SAR Targeting Using Stereoscopy and RGPS Aboard an UAV

    • Beals K
    • Snider R
    • Broesch J
    • et al.

Professional experience

Graduate Student Researcher

University of California - Santa Cruz

January 2006 - Present

Graduate Intern

Los Alamos National Laboratory

June 2009 - August 2009(2 months)

Graduate Intern

Los Alamos National Laboratory

June 2008 - August 2008(2 months)

Graduate Intern

National Semiconductor

June 2007 - August 2007(2 months)

Graduate Intern

Microsoft Research

June 2006 - August 2006(2 months)

Systems Engineer

General Atomics - Photonics

January 2002 - September 2004(3 years)

Education history

PhD Expected 2011, Computer Science

University of California - Santa Cruz

September 2005 - Present

BSE, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Princeton University

September 1997 - June 2001(4 years)