Tamar Cohen

Expertise: Software Development, Computer / Human Interaction
Affiliation: NASA Ames Research Center, Stingher Ghaffarian Technologies Inc.
Certification/Education: M.A. Visual Information Technology, George Mason University
B.S. Computer Science, Cornell University


With a background in software engineering and fine art, Tamar works with NASA Ames’ Intelligent Robotics group to bridge the gap between robots and humans. She designs and implements software to provide situational awareness for remote robotic operation. She is a developer of xGDS (Exploration Ground Data Systems, http://xgds.org) software, helping scientists plan, monitor and explore field data on a map.