Phone: (617) 734-2750 Fax: (617) 353-7755
1997 2003 Ph.D. Cognitive and Neural Systems
Thesis: Stereo Active Vision and Peripheral Optical Flow: Computer Vision Applications of the Wide-Field Human Visual Representation
1985 1989 B.S. Computer Science
Biological Vision, Computer Vision, Computer Graphics, Robotics
Present Naval Research Laboratory,
Research Assistant - Research in face detection and recognition on a 3DOF stereo robotic head.
Research Assistant - Research in vision based navigation and object tracking.
Present Pharmacia Diagnostics, Inc.,
Software Consultant - Developed a scheduler to control the timing and movement of a robotic arm. Developed a patient report generator for configurable reporting of allergen test results.
Lab Instructor - Instructed undergraduate lab course entitled Evolution of Biological Intelligence.
1994 1997 Information Data Management,
Research Associate - Research and development of laboratory information systems for blood banks, plasma centers and public health laboratories.
1996 Industrial Measurement
Software Consultant Developed machine vision applications.
1990 1994 Becton Dickinson and Company,
Scientific Programmer - Developed video microscopy applications to aid in the investigation of cancer and genetic diseases.
Summer 1989 Ameritech
Summer Internship - Expert system design and analysis for switching station equipment placement.
Programming Languages: C, C++, MATLAB, Java, 80x86 Assembly, Python
Operating Systems: Linux, Windows, MS-DOS, HP-UX, SunOS,
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Sahin, E., Gaudiano, P. and Wagner, R.
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Bacus, J.W., Bacus, J.V. and Wagner, R.E. Method and apparatus for automated assay of
biological specimens, US Patent 5,428,690, to Becton Dickinson and Company,
Patent and Trademark Office,
Bacus, J.W., Bacus, J.V. and Wagner, R.E. Method and apparatus for automated assay of biological specimens, International Patent 93102433.5, to Becton Dickinson and Company, 1992.
Association for Computing Machinery
Special Interest Group in Artificial Intelligence
IEEE Computer Society