Today we are sharing a 2012 patent by Posit Science aimed at enhancing cognitive ability using face-name associations.
U.S. Patent No. 8,197,258: Cognitive training using face-name associations
- Assignee(s): Posit Science Corporation
- Inventor(s): Peter B. Delahunt, Joseph L. Hardy, Henry W. Mahncke, Shruti Gangadhar
- Technology Category: NeuroCognitive Training
- Issue Date: June 12, 2012
The facial recognition capacities of the human brain serves a critical function, from when an infant first makes eye-contact with its mother throughout the span of adulthood where we must be able to identify and distinguish other people in order to navigate and operate in society. [Read more…] about Train your brain to remember her name: Key patent for cognitive training system using face-name associations