Emerging Areas of Research program

April 19, 2017

IU Bloomington’s new Emerging Areas of Research program funds faculty teams to explore new and developing areas of research or creative activity. Linda Smith, Distinguished Professor of psychological and brain sciences, leads the “Learning: Machines, Brains, and Children” initiative, the first project funded by an award of nearly $3 million from the EAR program. Watch the video to learn more about how Smith and her collaborators intend to revolutionize theories of how humans, and robots, learn.