Nov. 17 - Pattern Formations
Killian Hall, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
LECTURER: Irmgard Bischofberg, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
PROGRAM: Dr. Irmgard Bischofberger will present a lecture on pattern formations in fluids, the larger implications of these formations throughout nature, and the questions that arise. Musical programming to reflect the questions of randomness, branching, chaos, and patterns.
January 2018 (exact date TBA) - Climate Change
LECTURER: Paola Rizzoli, Professor of Physical Oceanography in the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
PROGRAM: Dr. Paola Rizzoli will present a lecture on climate change, the human and ecological impact, and the nature of the sea. The program will include musical and visual responses.
Spring 2018 (exact date TBA) - Language, Music, and the Brain
LECTURER: Aniruddh Patel, Professor of Psychology at Tufts University
PROGRAM: Dr. Aniruddh Patel will talk about language and music, and how they are perceived by the brain.
PERFORMERS: Darlingside, an indie folk band interested in the subtleties of linguistics
Spring 2018 (exact date TBA) - The Dance of Cells
LECTURER: Alexey Veraksa, Associate Professor of Biology - Cell Signaling and Gene Regulation in Development
PROGRAM: Dr. Alexey Veraksa will talk about his research on cell signaling in early development and the questions that arise
PERFORMERS: BoSoma Dance Company