Facial Recognition

Lisa DeBruine

University of Aberdeen, UK http://facelab.org What does your research focus on? Interpreting a wide range of signals from the face is at the center of social interaction. My original focus of research was on human kin recognition and how people respond to facial resemblance. As predicted by biological theories of More

Reading faces an imperfect science

The Vancouver Sun: Millions of dollars may be being misspent on threat-detection methods that rely on facial expression recognition, according to a report this month by a noted Canadian researcher. In the October issue of the journal Current Directions in Psychological Science, Lisa Feldman Barrett rebuts the notion of there More