Dr. Dario Salvucci

Professor and Department Head

Department of Computer Science

College of Computing & Informatics


Advises Driver Distraction project

Dr. Salvucci's research focuses on computational models of human cognition and behavior, with a particular emphasis on multitasking and driving. His recent book, The Multitasking Mind (with Niels Taatgen), describes a new theory for how people manage multiple tasks in everyday situations. He has received a number of awards including the National Science Foundation CAREER Award, the Drexel College of Engineering Outstanding Teaching Award, the Fred Burggraf Prize at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, and the Siegel-Wolf Prize at the ...more

Advises Driver Distraction project

Past REThink Projects:

  • Driver Distraction (2013 - 2016)
    • Mentored Suzanne Hanbicki (2013 - 14)
    • Mentored Suzanne Hanbicki & Gavin Speirs (2014 - 2015)
    • Mentored Erin Scott & Anne Waita (2015-16)
  • Driver Distraction (2017 - 2020)
    • Mentored Omar Ali & Bruce Karpe (2017 - 2018)
    • Mentored Jackie Gartner & Annie King (2018 - 2019)