Highlights of research and research-creation work by faculty and student researchers affiliated with Synthesis and the School of Art, Media & Engineering, Herberger Day, 11 October 2018, at the Synthesis iStage.
0:00. Steerable Weather, collectively experienced tangible multimodal simulation of atmosphere in which people can improvise experiments. Dr. Mechtley (Synthesis), Dr. Bukovsky (National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder), Synthesis team.
0:08 Augmented Reality view of ocean current simulation. Generated in realtime in Max/MSP/Jitter, transmitted via wifi network to Hololens AR platform by METEOR Studio, Nguyen, Shaikh, Bahremand, Prof. LiKamWa; Model by Dr. Pratt, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute.
0:25 Timespace portal layering together multiple pasts, Rawls, Nandin, Kautz, Prof. Sha (concept), Synthesis.
0:33 Tables playable as freehand musical instruments, Nandin, Synthesis
0:33 Lamps with Attitude, behavior modulated by sensed activity of people, media, or other objects, Lopez-Klein, Synthesis + ASU Libraries.
0:57 Timelenses refracting different pasts and rhythms into multiple spaces, Nandin, Synthesis.
1:06 Thermal Economies, Johnson, Media Arts and Sciences PhD / AME, Synthesis, CPT.
1:25 Tabletop demo of SC responsive environment platform
1:38 Forest2 thunderstorm, animated light + soundfield instrument, Waldner, Rawls et al., Prof. Ziegler.
1:47 Seth Thorn performing with multichannel violin + alto.glove + SC system / iStage.
1:59 Experiential Atmospheric Model, Rawls, Weisman