CRML Affiliated Faculty
Assistant Professor, Computer Science
Michael Beyeler directs the interdisciplinary [Bionic Vision Lab](https://bionicvisionlab.
Michael Beyeler is Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Psychological & Brain Sciences. He received a PhD in Computer Science from UC Irvine as well as a BS in Electrical Engineering and a MS in Biomedical Engineering from ETH Zurich, Switzerland. Prior to joining UCSB, he completed a postdoctoral fellowship in the labs of Ione Fine (Psychology, Institute for Neuroengineering) and Ariel Rokem (eScience Institute) at the University of Washington, where he developed computational models of bionic vision. Beyeler is Associate Director of the UCSB Center for Virtual Environments and Behavior (ReCVEB) and recipient of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Pathway to Independence Award.