Thursday, March 9 | 4 – 5 PM, Location TBD
Digital Project Discussion Session with Alan Craig
If you’re working on a digital project and interested in integrating Virtual Reality or Augmented Reality components, bring your project idea, template, or work-in-progress to this open session.
Email rdebling [at] ucsc.edu to coordinate time to discuss your work with Dr. Craig.
Alan B. Craig, PhD, is a consultant to the National Science Foundation’s Extreme Science and Engineering Discover Environment (XSEDE). His focus with XSEDE is to explore the application of high performance computing (HPC) in the humanities, arts, and social science and to engage with scholars around the nation who have interest in using HPC resources in support of their scholarship. Prior to his role at XSEDE he was a research scientist at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) and the Associate Director for Human-Computer Interaction at the Institute for Computing in Humanities, Arts, and Social Science. He has been developing and studying virtual reality and augmented reality, and particularly their applications in education since the early 1990s. He has authored three books, including: Understanding Virtual Reality; Developing Virtual Reality Applications; and Understanding Augmented Reality, and holds three paten