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Jim Davies

Professor, Institute of Cognitive Science. Interests: A.I.; problem solving; visual thinking.

Degrees:Ph.D. (Georgia Tech)
Phone:613-520-2600 x 1109
Office:2208 Dunton Tower
Website:Jim Davies' Homepage

Dr. Jim Davies is a Professor in the Institute of Cognitive Science at Carleton University. Director of the Science of Imagination Laboratory, he explores processes of visualization in humans and machines, and specializes in artificial intelligence, analogy, problem-solving, visual analytics, artistic compellingness and creativity. His work has shown how people use visual thinking to solve problems, and how they visualize imagined situations and worlds.