Professor David MacKay FRS
Professor David MacKay FRS is pleased to consider applications from prospective PhD students.
http://www.inference.phy.cam.ac.uk/mackay/ (personal home page)
Bayesian inference and information theory; computation, learning, and memory in neural network models, including probabilistic and spike-timing-based models.
Human-computer interfaces based on information theory, especially aimed at disabled people, using any muscle - gaze tracking, head tracking, brain-computer interfaces.
Public understanding of science, especially energy arithmetic.
All physical disabilities, especially those that benefit from augmentative communication aids
No collaborators listed
MacKay DJC (2003), “Information Theory, Inference, and Learning Algorithms” Cambridge University Press.
Ward DJ, MacKay DJC (2002), “Fast Hands-free writing by Gaze Direction” Nature 418:838