MAT 595M Seminar Series

Winter 2012 Schedule

Music and Media for Experts and Everyone Else

January 10, 2012 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Speaker: Tod Machover, Professor of Music and Media, MIT Media Lab, Opera of the Future
Please note that this seminar will take place at CNSI 2611.

Building Bridges: Creating Sustainable Collaborations Amongst Musicians and Engineers

January 17, 2012 - 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Speaker: Elaine Chew, Professor of Digital Media, School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Queen Mary, University of London

Collaborations with my Algorithmic Self

January 24, 2012 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Speaker: Harold Cohen, Professor Emeritus, University of California, San Diego
Please note that this seminar will take place at ESB 1001.

Science is Not Art : But We Sure Need Help

January 31, 2012 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Speaker: Roger Malina, Distinguished Professor of Arts and Technology and Professor of Physics at the University of Texas, Dallas

Digitality, Materiality and Embodied Interaction

February 7, 2012 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Speaker: Simon Penny, University of California, Irvine

Information Visualization for Knowledge Discovery

February 14, 2012 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Speaker: Ben Shneiderman, University of Maryland–College Park

Alternative Nows and Thens to Be: Photography, New Media, and Art Historical Revision

February 21, 2012 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Speaker: Edward A. Shanken, Professor, Department of Media Studies, University of Amsterdam

A Research Project in the Arts: The New Dunites

February 28, 2012 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Speakers: Andres Burbano, Danny Bazo, Solen Kiratli DiCicco, University of California, Santa Barbara
Followed by an exhibition at 7:00 pm, CNSI second floor

Gestell and Robots

March 6, 2012 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Speaker: Ken Goldberg, Professor of New Media, IEOR and EECS, College of Engineering and School of Information, UC Berkeley

Symmetry and Aesthetics in Contemporary Physics

March 13, 2012 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Speaker: Jatila van der Veen, University of California, Santa Barbara